Global Health Observatory (GHO)

The Global Health Observatory (GHO) is WHO's portal providing access to data and analyses for monitoring the global health situation. It provides data and analyses for key health themes, as well as direct access to the full database of data tables for all WHO member states, country profiles, and a Map gallery of global and regional data views . The GHO presents data from all WHO programmes and provides links to supporting information including WHO reports and publications.

Spatial Coverage: 

Indicator registry which includes definitions of indicators and metadata available online


The WHO Statistical Information System (WHOSIS) has been upgraded and incorporated into the GHO

Data Access: 

Freely available data on internet.