Climate Change and Health Effects

1968 Words Dec 17th, 2011 8 Pages
PHILIPPINE COUNTRY REPORT ON CLIMATE CHANGE AND HEALTH EFFECTS

Presented By:

THEODORA CECILE G. MAGTURO MD. MHA
NCDPC-DOH

ENGR. JEAN ROSETE
EMB-DENR

MR. NINIO RELOX
PAGASA-DOST

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Republic of the Philippines

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Republic of the Philippines

COUNTRY DESCRIPTION

•7107 Islands •No land boundaries Taiwan- north Vietnam –west China – northwest Malaysia and Indonesia–South

3 major islands •Luzon •Visayas •Mindanao

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Republic of the Philippines

Philippines ranks among the highest in SEA

Population of 85.2 m (2005) and annual

Growth rate

2.1% (2004)

Rural

52%

Urban 48%

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Republic of the Philippines
…show more content…
of Cases

100 80 60 40 20 0 1 3 5 7 9 11 13 15 17 19 21 23 25 27 29 31 33 35 37 39 41 43 45 47 49 51

Morbidity Week

2007

Alert threshold

Epidemic threshold

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Republic of the Philippines

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Republic of the Philippines

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Republic of the Philippines

Distribution of Typhoid Fever Cases by Week
Philippines, as of June 3, 2007
45 40 35

No. of Cases

30 25 20 15 10 5 0 1 3 5 7 9 11 13 15 17 19 21 23 25 27 29 31 33 35 37 39 41 43 45 47 49 51

Morbidity Week
2007 Alert threshold Epidemic threshold

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Republic of the Philippines

Distribution of Cholera Cases by Week
90 80 70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
1 3 5 7 9 11 13 15 17 19 21 23 25 27 29 31 33 35 37 39 41 43 45 47 49 51

Philippines, as of June 3, 2007

No. of Cases

Morbidity Week
2007 Alert threshold Epidemic threshold

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Republic of the Philippines

Ten Leading Causes of Morbidity Philippines 2005
DISEASE NUMBER RATE/ 100,000 population

Acute Respiratory Tract Infx Bronchitis/Bronchiolitis Diarrhea Influenza Hypertension TB, Respiratory Diseases of the Heart Malaria Chicken Pox Dengue Fever

690,566 616,041 603,287 406,237 382,662 114,360 43,898 36,063 30,063 20,107

828.0 738.7 723.4 487.1 458.8 137.1 52.6 43.3 36.0 24.1

DEPARTMENT OF
Open Document