BOX 1-1Low- and Middle-Income Countries by Category According to 2004 Gross National Income Per Capita

Low-income economies (59): $825 or less

AfghanistanHaitiPakistan
BangladeshIndiaPapua New Guinea
BeninKenyaRwanda
BhutanKorea, Dem. Rep.Sao Tome and Principe
Burkina FasoKyrgyz RepublicSenegal
BurundiLao PDRSierra Leone
CambodiaLesothoSolomon Islands
CameroonLiberiaSomalia
Central African RepublicMadagascarSudan
ChadMalawiTajikistan
ComorosMaliTanzania
Congo, Dem. Rep.MauritaniaTimor-Leste
Congo, Rep.MoldovaTogo
Cote d’IvoireMongoliaUganda
EritreaMozambiqueUzbekistan
EthiopiaMyanmarVietnam
Gambia, TheNepalYemen, Rep.
GhanaNicaraguaZambia
GuineaNigerZimbabwe
Guinea-BissauNigeria

Lower middle-income economies (54): $826–$3,255

AlbaniaEl SalvadorNamibia
AlgeriaFijiParaguay
AngolaGeorgiaPeru
ArmeniaGuatemalaPhilippines
AzerbaijanGuyanaRomania
BelarusHondurasSamoa
BoliviaIndonesiaSerbia and Montenegro
Bosnia and HerzegovinaIran, Islamic Rep.Sri Lanka
BrazilIraqSuriname
BulgariaJamaicaSwaziland
Cape VerdeJordanSyrian Arab Republic
ChinaKazakhstanThailand
ColombiaKiribatiTonga
CubaMacedonia, FYRTunisia
DjiboutiMaldivesTurkmenistan
Dominican RepublicMarshall IslandsUkraine
EcuadorMicronesia, Fed. Sts.Vanuatu
Egypt, Arab Rep.MoroccoWest Bank and Gaza

Upper middle-income economies (40): $3,256–$10,065

American SamoaGrenadaPoland
Antigua and BarbudaHungaryRussian Federation
ArgentinaLatviaSeychelles
BarbadosLebanonSlovak Republic
BelizeLibyaSouth Africa
BotswanaLithuaniaSt. Kitts and Nevis
ChileMalaysiaSt. Lucia
Costa RicaMauritiusSt. Vincent and the Grenadines
CroatiaMayotte
Czech RepublicMexicoTrinidad and Tobago
DominicaNorthern Mariana IslandsTurkey
Equatorial GuineaOmanUruguay
EstoniaPalauVenezuela, RB
GabonPanama

From: 1, Introduction

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Cancer Control Opportunities in Low- and Middle-Income Countries.
Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Cancer Control in Low- and Middle-Income Countries; Sloan FA, Gelband H, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2007.
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