105. Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics. Health Statistics in the West Bank and Gaza Strip - Current Status Report Series (no. 4). Ramallah: PCBS, 1995: 192 pp.
In Arabic and English.
This report examines health statistics for the West Bank and Gaza Strip available from different sources, including Israeli statistics, studies conducted at the national level and UNRWA reports. Statistics examined pertain to population, vital statistics, health care services, health conditions and health expenditures. Suggestions presented in the report call for 1) reporting basic data to MOH and standardizing the reporting system; 2) establishing national registers on causes of death, major diseases and services on the primary health care level; 3) establishing a coordination committee for health statistics; and 4) conducting health surveys.