Table 2

Comparative indicators for number of inhabitants, World Bank GDP per capita in US dollars for 2021, HDI 2021 and the GHSI for countries according to the availability of national guidelines

IncludedNo national guidelinesNot found/not available*
n109976
Population in millions, median (±IQR)14.2 (±42.6)5.5 (±34.4)2.7 (±10.9)
GDP per capita (US$), mean (±SD)18 361 (±25 274)52 765 (±71 613)8748 (±10 975)
HDI, mean (±SD)0.7 (±0.2)0.8 (±0.2)0.7 (±0.1)
GHSI, mean (±SD)43.6 (±13.8)43.8 (±21.1)31.4 (±8.2)
  • *Includes 71 not found guidelines, 1 inaccessible and 4 excluded as no drugs were described.

  • GDP, gross domestic product; GHSI, Global Health Security Index; HDI, Human Development Index.