Spending on Health is a Complex Phenomenon in our Country

  • Sumair Anwar


According to WHO statistics 2017, amongst health indicators of countries worldwide, Pakistan’s under five children mortality rate has been recorded up to 81.1 per 1000 live births, which is second highest in the list of SAARC countries.1 In Pakistan, over 57% of deaths under 5 years occur during the neonatal period (42 per 1000 live births) and have not changed over the past 6 years.2
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