Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.
"Significant strides have been made in increasing life expectancy and reducing some of the common killers responsible for child and maternal mortality.
Major progress has also been made on increasing access to clean water and sanitation, reducing malaria, tuberculosis, polio and the spread of HIV/AIDS.
However, many more efforts are needed to control a wide range of diseases and address many different persistent and emerging health issues."
Target 3.1: Reduce maternal mortality.
Indicator 3.1.1 is the maternal mortality ratio.
Indicator 3.1.2 is the percentage of births attended by personnel trained to give the necessary supervision, care, and advice to women during pregnancy, labor, and the postpartum period; to conduct deliveries on their own; and to care for newborns.
Target 3.2: End all preventable deaths under 5 years of age.
Indicator 3.2.1 is the under-5 mortality rate.
Indicator 3.2.2 is the neonatal mortality rate.
Target 3.3: Fight communicable diseases.
Indicator 3.3.1 is the number of new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population.
Indicator 3.3.2 is tuberculosis per 100,000 population.
Indicator 3.3.3 is malaria incidence per 1,000 population.
Indicator 3.3.4 is Hepatitis B incidence per 100,000 population.
Indicator 3.3.5 is the number of people requiring interventions against neglected tropical diseases.
Target 3.4: Reduce mortality from non-communicable diseases and promote mental health.
Indicator 3.4.1 is the mortality rate attributed to cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes or chronic respiratory disease.
Indicator 3.4.2 is suicide mortality rate.
Target 3.5: Prevent and treat substance abuse.
Indicator 3.5.1 is the coverage of treatment interventions (pharmacological, psychosocial and rehabilitation and aftercare services) for substance use disorders.
Indicator 3.5.2 is the Harmful use of alcohol, defined according to the national context as alcohol per capita consumption (aged 15 years and older) within a calendar year in litres of pure alcohol.
Target 3.6: Reduce road injuries and deaths.
Indicator 3.6.1 is the death rate due to road traffic injuries.
Target 3.7: Universal access to sexual and reproductive care, family planning and education.
Indicator 3.7.1 is the percentage of married women ages 15-49 years whose need for family planning is satisfied with modern methods of contraception.
Indicator 3.7.2 is the adolescent birth rate (aged 10–14 years; aged 15–19 years) per 1,000 women in that age group.
Target 3.8: Achieve universal health coverage.
Indicator 3.8.1 is coverage of essential health services
Indicator 3.8.2 is the proportion of population with large household expenditures on health as a share of total household expenditure or income.
Target 3.9: Reduce illnesses and deaths from hazardous chemicals and pollution.
Indicator 3.9.1 is the mortality rate attributed to household and ambient air pollution.
Indicator 3.9.2 is the mortality rate attributed to unsafe water, sanitation, and lack of hygiene.
Indicator 3.9.3 is the mortality rate attributed to unintentional poisoning.
Target 3.a: Implement the WHO framework convention on tobacco control.
Indicator 3.A.1 is the age-standardized prevalence of current tobacco use among persons aged 15 years and older.
Target 3.b: Support research, development and universal access to affordable vaccines and medicines.
Indicator 3.B.1 is the proportion of the target population covered by all vaccines included in their national programme.
Indicator 3.B.2 is the total net official development assistance (ODA) to medical research and basic health sectors.
Indicator 3.B.3 is the proportion of health facilities that have a core set of relevant essential medicines available and affordable on a sustainable basis.
Target 3.C: Increase health financing and support health workforce in developing countries.
Indicator 3.C.1 is Health worker density and distribution.
Indicator 3.D.1 is the International Health Regulations (IHR) capacity and health emergency preparedness. Go to goal 4.
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