December 13, 2007

A Global Look At Public Perceptions of Health Problems, Priorities, and Donors:

The Kaiser/Pew Global Health Survey

Summary of Findings

The Kaiser/Pew Global Health Survey, a unique new partnership between the Kaiser Family Foundation and the Pew Global Attitudes Project, examines how people around the world perceive and prioritize health in their countries and gauge the efforts of donor nations. As the report details, there is great variation in how health figures into people’s lives, and to what extent it is viewed as a problem for governments to address. Key findings from the 47-country survey include: