Guatemala

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MEASURE Evaluation is compiling the country profiles on this site for 21 HIS indicators. As of September 2016, we had located the following indicators for Guatemala. 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

(2014–2019)

http://bit.ly/1OMpL1y

Plan Estratégico 2014–2019

2. Health sector M&E plan

Not available

In-country contact

 

3. HIS policy

Available but not online

In-country contact

Developed with technical assistance from USAID-funded Health and Education Policy Plus Project but not yet approved by new authorities.

4. HIS strategic plan

Available but not online

In-country contact

Developed with technical assistance from USAID-funded Health and Education Policy Plus Project but not yet approved by new authorities.

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Available but not online

In-country contact

Developed with technical assistance from USAID-funded Health and Education Policy Plus Project but not yet approved by new authorities.

6. National HIS coordinating body

Not available

In-country contact

 

7. Country has master facility list

Current

(not available online)

In-country contact

 

8. Conducted HMN assessment

Not completed

http://bit.ly/2aOh7Sh

 

9. Population census within the last 10 years

No (2002)

http://bit.ly/2biOJXD

The next census is scheduled for 2017.

10. Availability of national health surveys 

DHS (2014–2015)

http://bit.ly/2aOM1MT

 

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)

Complete – live births and deaths are over 90%

http://bit.ly/2aP7FN4

 

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

Yes, nationally

In-country contact

Data is first collected on paper then input into the electronic system.

13. Country has national statistics office

Yes

http://www.ine.gob.gt

 

14. National health statistics report (annual)

Not available

In-country contact

Has not been produced in the last few years.

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

Yes, updated and has no recent health report

http://bit.ly/2aMW1jM

 

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

Not available

In-country contact

 

17. PRISM assessment conducted in any regions/districts

Not conducted

http://bit.ly/2aZIEO0

 

 

18. Percentage of facilities represented in HMIS information

Data available but not online

In-country contact

 

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

Not available

In-country contact

Currently not being monitored.

20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate = 67; Official government estimate = 67

http://bit.ly/2bj00ao

 

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

Data available but not online

In-country contact