Are you a new member? Sign up now
 
Let us help you
Read about the latest topics.

Morbidity

 
 
Chronic conditions Prevalence 
Cardiovascular diseases, atherosclerosis, coagulation problems and hypertension 47%
Diabetes 15%
Ulcers 10%
High cholesterol level 10%
Other diseases (Rheumatism, uric acid, glaucoma, osteoporosis...) 8%
Diseases of the nervous system  3%
Epilepsy 3%
Thyroid Problems 2%
Asthma 2%
Number of incident cases in 2017 is 205
The estimated incidence rate is 4.25 per 100,000*
                                                            N (%)
Stages of the Disease
HIV 123(60%)
AIDS 56(27.3%)
Not specified 26(12.7%)
Gender
Males 193(94.1%)
Females 12(5.9%)
Age Group
0-14 0 (0)
15-29  76(37.1%)
30-49 96(46.8%)
>50 21(10.2%)
Unspecified 12(5.9%)
Mode of Transmission
Sexual 205(100%)
Transfusion 0 (0)
IDU 0 (0)
Perinatal 0 (0)
Not specified 0(0%)
Sexual Behavior
Homosexual 111(54.1%)
Bisexual 1(0.5%)
Heterosexual 73(35.6%)
Not specified 20(9.8%)
Travel History
Yes 19(17.6%) 
No 89(82.4%) 
ART
New in 2017 Cumulative
186 1304
*Using an estimated population for 2017 of 4,420,713 as denominator.
Source: National AIDS Program (NAP), MOPH
**For previous years check the Statistical Bulletins' page


Number of Measles cases
 
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016 2017
Measles
9
 
1,760
235
 
39
44 126

Number of Tuberculosis cases*
Tuberculosis cases 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Total number of cases 630 689 682 666 657 632
Number of Lebanese cases  330 341 337 312 305 271
Number of Non-Lebanese cases 300 348 345 354 352 361
*MOPH National Tuberculosis Program
 
 
Sitemap
© Copyrights reserved to Ministry of Public Health 2019