Côte d’Ivoire

Cote d'IvoireMEASURE Evaluation is compiling the country profiles on this site for the 21 indicators. As of September 2016, we have located the following indicators for Côte d’Ivoire.  Indicator definitions can be found here: http://www.measureevaluation.org/his-strengthening-resource-center/health-information-systems-his-country-profile-indicators.

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1. National Health Strategy

Current (2016–2020)

In-country contact

Plan National de Developpement Sanitaire 2016–2020

2. Health Sector M&E plan

Current (2016–2020)

In-country contact

Plan de Suivi et d'Evaluation du PNDS 2016–2020

3. HIS policy

Not current (2006)

In-country contact

Document de Politique de l’Information Sanitaire en Côte d’Ivoire, 2006. Currently, there is no updated HIS policy document.

4. HIS Strategic Plan

Current (2014–2016)

In-country contact

Plan Triennal Pour le Renforcement du Systeme

d'Information Sanitaire 2014–2016

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Yes, (2015)


Found inside the expired the National Health Strategy plan on page 64, table VIII, and located inside the current National Health strategy plan on page 30, table 1. For 2016, the country is using the same core indicators used for 2012–2015.

6. National HIS coordinating body

Established and active

In-country contact

Yes, there is a National Strategic Information Committee with different technical working groups (TWG) (HIS/Informatics; Surveillance and M&E) but does not include representatives of the telecommunications and private health sector. The committee met quarterly until 2015. The Informatics TWG has been the more active body since then.

7. Country has master facility list

Not current (2012) – not available online

In-country contact

The update of the MFL for 2016 is ongoing.

8. Conducted HMN assessment

Completed (2008)


Rapport d'evaluation du systeme national d'information sanitaire Ivoirien par l'outil du reseau de metrologie sanitaire RMS/HMN

9. Population census within the last 10 years

Yes (2014)




10. Availability of national health surveys 

MICS3 (2006) (MICS5 data collection ongoing).

DHS (2012)

LSMS (1988)






Data and reports can be found following the links provided

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)

Not available

In-country contact

Births are registered in delivery register, and deaths are also registered in paper-based data collection tools. The registration of deaths and their causes are configured in DHIS2 during year 2016, and the system will generate this information in 2017. With regards to birth registration, the HIS department is in discussion with the Ministry of the Interior to determine the indicator and how to integrate this in DHIS2. The timeline was not provided.


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

DHIS 2: pilot stage or early stage in roll-out



13. Country has national statistics office




14. National health statistics report (annual)

Current (2015)

In-country contact

Annual Health Statistics Report for 2015

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




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


In-country contact

DQAs have been conducted at the four levels of the health system (facility, district, regional, and central levels) but not on a regular basis (2011, 2015). The most recent is the service availability readiness survey data quality review conducted in 2016. RDQA are conducted annually on a regular basis in the health regions on keys indicators (malaria, reproductive health, HIV and TB).


17. PRISM assessment conducted in any regions/districts

Yes (2012)



18. Percentage of facilities represented in HMIS information

Not current (2012), public sector facilities – 90% and

private sector facilities – <10%

In-country contact

A new plan is to be conducted next year.

19. Proportion (Facility, District, National) offices using data for setting targets an

Not available

In-country contact

Data is used for setting national targets but this is not documented.

20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate= 72%; Official government estimate= 82%



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

Yes, by district

In-country contact

Institutional deliveries available by districts and published within 12 months in year 2015 (listed in excel sheet).