Disease or Condition
Find information about 56 Diseases or conditions

Select from six main topics and 53 sub-topics

Region or Country
Select from the eight administrative regions of The World Bank or the countries of the world

Express Books
Download compilations of chapters by theme combining chapters from Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries second edition and Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors

Cost-Effective Interventions
This tool demonstrates how decision makers could use cost-effectiveness information in combination with information on disease prevalence and avertable illness to determine which interventions should be extended and which ones should be questioned. If developing countries scale up interventions and extend health care services that are cost-effective, the impact on the disease burden could be substantial. Download this data in CSV or Excel formats

Feature Stories
Archive of past features


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