Solomon Islands Healthcare and Money

Solomon Islands Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 4 – malaria 3 – yellow fever 1 cholera no Typhoid & Polio 2 – Overview The medical care on the Solomon Islands is only rudimentary, in rural areas it is usually not available. There are eight hospitals, the largest being the Central Hospital in Honiara. Church missions serve as medical supply stations on the more distant islands. The closest modern…

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Solomon Islands Overview

Solomon Islands Children

Economy Cutting down tropical timber has consequences Most of the people in the Solomon Islands work in agriculture. They grow products in order to process and eat them themselves, but there are also products for export. The inhabitants of the Solomon Islands primarily plant coconuts, cassava, sweet potatoes, rice and bananas for their own needs. Copra and palm oil are important for export, as well as cocoa and fish. Tropical…

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