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KIN 371: Medical Missions in the Developing World: Diseases & Disabilities

Global Burden of Disease

This interactive tool allows you to analyze the world’s health levels and trends.
Use treemaps, maps, and other charts to explore and compare:

  • causes and risks within countries, regions or the world
  • patterns and trends by location, age, sex, and year
  • changes in disease patterns over time

IMHE: Country Profile

Global Health Observatory Country Statistics

Explore Further

Use the following Library Databases to research how a specific disease effects your country. 

Use the following academic journals to look up specific research currently being done on disease and disabilities in developing countries. 

General Global Health Information

U.S. Health Resources