Communicable diseases

Communicable diseases are illnesses caused by micro-organisms and are transmitted from one infected person or animal to another person. They may also be referred to as infectious diseases. Examples include tuberculosis, diarrhoea, and pneumonia.

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Key Reports
  • Solomon Islands Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) 2015
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  • Vanuatu Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) 2013
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  • Samoa Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) 2014
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  • Tonga Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) Report 2012
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    TB Incidence

    News & Publications

    Assistance to Pacific countries in continuing to operate during COVID-19 disruptions.

    April 23, 2020
    A message from Jeff Montgomery
    PCRN Chair, New Zealand Registrar-General