Cameroon

CameroonMEASURE Evaluation is compiling the country profiles on this site for 21 indicators. As of June 2016, we had located the following indicators for Cameroon. 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

Not current
(2011–2015)

http://bit.ly/2biSxbt

Plan National de Développement Sanitaire 2011–2015

2. Health sector M&E plan

Unknown

 

 

3. HIS policy

Unknown

 

 

4. HIS strategic plan

Unknown

 

 

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Yes (2015)

http://bit.ly/2biSxbt  

Found on page 121–134 of National Health Strategy plan.

 

6. National HIS coordinating body

Unknown

 

 

7. Country has master facility list

Unknown

 

 

8. Conducted HMN assessment

Completed (2007)

http://bit.ly/2aPbrpN

 

9. Population census within the last 10 years

Yes (2005)

http://bit.ly/2bkncZ9

 

10. Availability of national health surveys 

DHS (2011),

 MICS5 (2014)

http://bit.ly/2aVZOz8

http://bit.ly/2aPaTA8

Data and reports can be found by following the links provided.

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)

Unknown

 

 

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

Unknown

 

 

13. Country has national statistics office

Yes

http://www.statistics-cameroon.org

 

14. National health statistics report (annual)

Unknown

 

 

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

Yes

http://www.minsante.cm

 

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

Unknown

 

 

17. PRISM assessment conducted in any regions/districts

No

http://bit.ly/2aZIEO0

 

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= 80%;
Official government estimate= 80% 

http://bit.ly/2aW0BA4

 

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

Unknown