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Table 1 Population, no. and percentage of patients who started ART in relation to targets, percentage urbanization, number of hospital beds, and number of physicians, by administrative region

From: Utilization of antiretroviral treatment in Ethiopia between February and December 2006: spatial, temporal, and demographic patterns

Region 2006 projected population * No. of patients who started ART by December 2006 ART target for 100,000 patients for December 2006 ** Percent Projected % urbanization for 2006 * No. of hospital beds per 10,000 population in 2005 # No. of physicians per 100,000 population in 2005 #
Addis Ababa 3012762 22291 16491 100 100 8.3 7.8
Harari 196000 951 1366 69.6 62.2 24.3 21.6
Dire Dawa 398000 1247 1114 100 74.4 9.2 7.8
Gambela 247000 235 912 25.8 19.0 3.9 2.5
Tigray 4335000 4471 6025 74.2 18.8 2.9 1.8
Benishangul 625000 544 1730 31.4 9.9 4.1 2.3
Amhara 19120000 13962 35448 39.4 11.5 0.8 0.7
Oromia 26553000 9711 22530 43.1 13.3 0.9 0.7
SNNPR 14902000 4197 12372 33.9 8.8 1.8 0.7
Afar 1389000 420 1108 37.9 9.1 0.9 1.2
Somali 4329000 376 3513 10.7 17.0 1.0 0.1
Total 75067000 58405 100000 58.4 16.2 1.8 2.2
  1. * – source: based on [22]
  2. ** – source: based on [6]
  3. # – source: based on [54]