Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Retaining doctors in rural Timor-Leste: a critical appraisal of the opportunities and challenges

Augustine D Asante, Nelson Martins, Michael E Otim & John Dewdney

Volume 92, Number 4, April 2014, 277-282

Table 2. Deployment of 406 new Cuban-trained Timorese doctors, by sex and area of deployment, Timor-Leste, 2010–2013

Deployment No. of doctors
Female Male Total
District
Aileu 12 11 23
Ainaro 11 11 22
Baucau 19 26 45
Bobonaro 14 21 35
Cova 16 13 29
Dili 26 9 35
Ermera 22 12 34
Lautem 13 20 33
Oecusse 11 13 24
Liquica 14 11 25
Manatuto 19 12 31
Manufahi 8 18 26
Viqueque 14 21 35
Other
Police ND ND 2
Military ND ND 7

ND, no data.