Key Indicators
Health Indicators for the Year of 1433 H.
The health indicators, whether the demographic or economic ones, cover many of the points that describe the highest level of development witnessed in the kingdom of Saudi Arabia with regard to the health domain at all levels. The health indicators also shed light on the exact figures and percentages of achievements with regard to hospitals and health facilities. Besides, such indicators show the number of physicians whatever their specialties and indicate the estimated number of population. The following is a review of the most important indicators in 1433H:

 

Demographic Indicators
Indicator
Total Area Km2
2000000​
                                                                           Population
Estimated Population No  by 1000
29196​
Saudi / Total Pop %.
68​
Non-Saudi / Total Pop %.
32​
Annual growth rate (%)
3.19​
Children <5Ys(%)
10.85​
Children <15Ys(%)
30.37​
Population Over 65 ys (%)
2.73​
% of  Females (15-49Ys)/Total Females
51.7​
% of Total Saudi Females
49.8​
Economic Indicators
GDP per Capita (by $)
24911​
MOH Budget (% of Governmental Budget)
6.8​
Health Resources
MOH Hospitals
259​
CBAHI Accredited MOH Hospitals at the end of 2012
50​
No of Hospitals Under Construction
141​
Other Gov. Hospitals
39​
Private Hospitals No.
137​
CBAHI Accredited private Hospitals at the end of 2012
21​
Total Hospital No.
626​​
MOH Hospitals Beds
35828​
Other Gov. Hospitals Beds
11043​
Private Hospitals Beds
14165​
Total Beds (KSA)
​61036
No.of PHCCs
2259​
No of Private Polyclinic
2168​
Private Clinics
198​
First Aid Centers
300​
First Aid Ambulances
1286​
Medical & Health Colleges
Gov.
Colleges of Medicine
25​
Colleges of Dentistry
17​
Colleges of Pharmacy
19​
Private
Colleges of Medicine
6​
Colleges of Dentistry
7​
Colleges of Pharmacy
6​
Rates per 10.000 population (KSA)
Physicians
24.4​
Dentists
3.41​
Pharmacists
5.3​
Nurses
47.8​
Allied Health Personnel
26.3​
Primary Health Centers
0.77​
Governmental Hospital Beds Rate
16.1​
Private Hospital Beds Rate
4.8​
Hospital Beds Rate, KSA
20.9​
Rates per 10.000 Population (MOH)
Physicians
12.3​
Dentists
1.02​
Pharmacists
0.74​
Nurses
28.4​
Allied Health Personnel
15.7​
Beds
12.3​
Health Manpower
Ministry of Health
Physicians
35841​
Dentists
2984​
Pharmacists
2154​
Nurses
82948​
Allied Health Personnel
45698​
No. Enrolled in Scholarship Programs (Outside)
1424​
No. Enrolled in Scholarship Programs (Inside)
2898​
No. Enrolled in Training Programs
139442​
Other Governmental Sector
Physicians
13198​
Dentists
1089​
Pharmacists
1853​
Nurses
28380​
Allied Health Personnel
20897​
Private Sector 2011G
Physicians in hospitals and polyclinics
22146​
Physicians in private clinics
198​
Dentists in hospitals and polyclinics
5873​
Dentists in private clinics
46​
Pharmacists in hospitals and polyclinics
981​
Pharmacists in private pharmacies
10602​
Nurses
28373​
Allied Health Personnel
10174​
Total Health Manpower in KSA
Physicians
71383​
Dentists
9992​​
Pharmacists
15590​​
Nurses
139701​
Allied Health Personnel
76769​
Percentage of Saudi in Different Health Sectors
Ministry of Health
Physicians
25.4​
Nurses
55.3​
Allied Health Personnel
89.5​
Other Governmental Sector
Physicians
Physicians
Nurses
13.5​
Allied Health Personnel
60.1​
Private Sector
Physicians
5.6​
Nurses
3​
Allied Health Personnel
15.8​
Total Health Manpower
Physicians
23.8​
Nurses
36.2​
Allied Health Personnel
71.3​
Health Activities
Ministry of Health
HCCs  Visits (in million)
54​
OPD Visits (in Million)
11.7​
ER Visits (in Million)
21​
Inpatients
1686353​
Surgical Operations
451180​
No. of Day Surgery
61277​
No. of Deliveries
256299​
Renal Dialysis Centers
122​
Renal Dialysis Units
3519​
No. of Renal Dialysis Settings
46411​
Lab. Investigations (in Million)
149​
Radiology Investigations (patients in Million)
6.4​
Cases Referred by Medical Commission for Treatment inside KSA
47980​
Cases Referred by Medical Commission for Treatment Abroad
897​
No. of beneficiaries of home care since the founding of the program
30915​
Total Health Activities in KSA
HCCs & OPD Visits (in million)
134.4​
Inpatients
3093899​
Surgical Operations
1002474​
Lab. Investigations (in Million)
289​
Radiology Investigations (patients in Million)
16.2​
Average No. of Visits/Person/Year
4.6​
Average No. of Admissions/100 Persons/Year
9.8​
Vital Statistics
Crude Birth Rate/1000 Pop.
22.5​
Crude Death Rate/1000 Pop.
3.8​
Life Expectancy at Birth (ys)
For men
72.8​
For women
75.2​
For Total
73.8​
Total Fertility Rate
2.87​
Infant Mortality Rate/1000 live Birth
7.4​
Under 5 Ys Mortality Rate/1000 Live Birth
8.6​
Maternal Mortality Rate/ 100,000 Live Birth
14​
Health Indicators
Low Birth Rate %
8.8​
Immunization Coverage %
Pent. Vaccine*
97.7​
Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV)
97.7​
BCG Vaccine 
98.6​
MMR Vaccine**
97.8​
Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV)
97.7​
* Includes Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus, Hib & Hepatitis B
** Includes Measles, Mumps & Rubella
Incidence Rate /100,000 Population
Poliomyelitis
0​
Whooping Cough
0.02​
Measles
1.01​
Pulmonary TB
8.83​
Tetanus
All Ages
0.07​
Neonatal/1000 Live Birth
0.02​
The Reported Common causes of Deaths by MOH Hospitals by ICD. 10 Diseases Groups
Injury ,poisoning and Ext. Causes
21.2​
Diseases of the Circulatory System
18.2​
Certain Conditions in the Perinatal period
6.8​
Diseases of the Respiratory  System
4.0​
Neoplasms
4.7​
Certain Infectious and Parasitic Diseases
3.3​
Dis. Genitourinary system
3.3​
Congenital Malformations & Deformations
2.4​
Endocrine, Nutritional & Metabolic
2.2​
Diseases of the Digestive System
2.0​

 

 

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