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Figure 9 | Human Resources for Health

Figure 9

From: Trends and implications for achieving VISION 2020 human resources for eye health targets in 16 countries of sub-Saharan Africa by the year 2020

Figure 9

Cataract surgeries per million population (CSR) in 2011 and 2020 (projected). Estimates of surgeries for "2011" come from 2008 for Malawi, from 2010 for Benin, Botswana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Uganda and Zimbabwe, and from 2012 for South Sudan. The national estimate of 2011 cataract surgeries performed in Nigeria was based on proportional data provided from 13/37 states. In Botswana, surgeries data came from government facilities only.

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