Climate Change and Health Effects

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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
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