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Russia

  • By: Justin Corfield
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

The Russian Federation is largest country in the world, and has a population of 142,400,000 (2006), with 421 doctors and 821 nurses per 100,000 people. It has its origins, historically, in the Russian Empire which lasted until 1917 when it was ...

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