Making Supply Meet Demand: Qatar’s healthcare services
The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog
OCTOBER 27, 2014
As the wealthiest nation with GDP per capita at US$102,000, Qatar has been named as one of the fattest nations on earth with 33% adults obese and 17% of the population suffering from diabetes. Qatar. Source: Arabs Live Longer, Battle Obesity, Diabetes, and Heart Disease. Since the culture and lifestyle in Qatar does not promote phyical activity and healthy diets, the demand for heathcare services is increasing rapidly.