Botswana

Botswana map.pngMEASURE Evaluation is compiling the country profiles on this site for 21 HIS indicators. As of June 2016, we had located the following indicators for Botswana. Indicator definitions can be found here: http://www.measureevaluation.org/his-strengthening-resource-center/health-information-systems-his-country-profile-indicators

Please check back in this Resource Center as we continue to expand the indicators of HIS strengthening, or click here to provide comments and suggestions. 

Indicators

Status

Source

Title/Notes

1. National health strategy

Current (2010–2020)

http://bit.ly/2aOkBUB

Integrated Health Service Plan: A Strategy for Changing the Health Sector for Healthy Botswana 2010–2020

2. Health sector M&E plan

Unknown

http://bit.ly/2aEs8XM

The plan was not found, but the link goes to a news release on the launch of a new M&E plan on MOH site.

3. HIS policy

Unknown

 

 

4. HIS strategic plan

Unknown

 

 

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Unknown

 

 

6. National HIS coordinating body

Unknown

 

 

7. Country has master facility list

Not current (2012)

http://bit.ly/2aZMWov

 

 

8. Conducted HMN assessment

Not completed

 

 

9. Population census within the last 10 years

Yes (2011)

http://bit.ly/2biOJXD

 

10. Availability of national health surveys 

MICS2 (2000) & DHS (1988)

http://mics.unicef.org/surveys

 

http://bit.ly/2b1L5So

Data and reports can be found in links provided.

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)

Unknown

http://bit.ly/2aP7FN4

Percentage of both births and deaths is not listed.

12. Country has electronic system for aggregating routine facility and/or community service data

Unknown

 

 

13. Country has national statistics office

Yes

http://www.cso.gov.bw

 

 

14. National health statistics report (annual)

Not current (2009)

http://bit.ly/2aMNAVu

Republic of Botswana Health Statistics Report 2009

15. Country has website for health statistics with latest data available

Yes, undated and has no recent health report

http://bit.ly/2aJYBrk

 

16. DQA conducted on prioritized indicators aligned with most recent health sector strategy

Unknown

 

 

17. PRISM assessment conducted in any regions/districts

Not conducted

http://bit.ly/2aZIEO0

Country is not listed.

18. Percentage of facilities represented in HMIS information

Unknown

 

 

19. Proportion (facility, district, national) offices using data for setting targets and monitoring

Unknown

 

 

20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate = 97; Official government estimate = 93

http://bit.ly/2aVYPPe

See page 10.

21. Number of institutional deliveries available by district, and published within 12 months of preceding year

Unknown