2019 GHS Index Country Profile for Afghanistan

Afghanistan Overall

By category, fewer than 7% of countries scored in the top tier for the ability to prevent the emergence or release of pathogens; 19% for the ability to quickly detect and report epidemics; fewer than 5% for their ability to rapidly respond to an epidemic.

66%

66% of countries have an emergency operations center with public health functions, but fewer than 5% prove they test their emergency operations center at least once per year. 

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