Papua New Guinea

GBD super region:   Southeast Asia, East Asia and Oceania
GBD region:   Oceania
Population:   8,947,027
Indicator
Value
Year Last Reported
No. of ophthalmologists
11 2015
Ophthalmologists per million
1.4 2015
No. of optometrists
5 2020
Optometrists per million
0.6 2020
No. of allied ophthalmic personnel
76 2017
Allied ophthalmic personnel per million
9 2017

Indicator data provided by the International Agency for The Prevention of Blindness. Visit the IAPB Vision Atlas for more information about eye health in Papua New Guinea.

Surveys in this country

State
District
Year End
RAAB Version
DR module
Sample Size
Details
Highlands - 2017 RAAB6 No 1250 View
National Capital District - 2017 RAAB6 Yes 1250 View
Coastal - 2017 RAAB6 No 1250 View
Islands - 2017 RAAB6 No 1250 View
- - 2005 RACSS No 1191 View