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Table 5 Need for SRMNAH workers in the context of overall need for health workers

From: The ‘Dream Team’ for sexual, reproductive, maternal, newborn and adolescent health: an adjusted service target model to estimate the ideal mix of health care professionals to cover population need

Country 2012 population (millions) No of health professionals needed No of SRMNAH FTEs needed % of needed health workforce that are FTE SRMNAH workers
Azerbaijan 9.3 41 425 5 496 13
Malawi 16.8 74 890 15 715 21
Myanmar 53.7 239 049 37 329 16
Peru 30.8 136 922 21 391 16
Uzbekistan 29.3 130 496 18 154 14
Zambia 15.0 66 843 14 295 21