International Ophthalmology

, Volume 14, Issue 3, pp 135–140 | Cite as

Magnitude and causes of blindness in the developing world

  • Allen Foster
  • Gordon J. Johnson


Table 5 summarises the available data on blindness prevalence for different areas of the world with estimates of the number of blind by continent.


Public Health Blindness Blindness Prevalence 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Allen Foster
    • 1
  • Gordon J. Johnson
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of OphthalmologyLondonUK

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