Guinea: HIS Indicators


MEASURE Evaluation is compiling the country profiles on this site for 30 indicators. As of August 2017, MEASURE Evaluation had located the following indicators for Guinea. Indicator definitions can be found here:

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. 








1. National health strategy

Current (2015–2024)

Plan National de Développement Sanitaire (PNDS) 2015-2024 

2. Health sector M&E plan




3. HIS policy




4. HIS strategic plan

Current (2016­–2020)

Plan Stratégique de Renforcement du système national d’Information pour la Gestion Sanitaire (SNIS) 2016–2020

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Yes (2015–2024)

Indicators can be found inside the current National Health Strategy on page 69–71.

6. National HIS coordinating body




7. Country has master facility list




8. Conducted HMN assessment

Not completed



9. Population census within the last 10 years

Yes (2014)


10. Availability of national health surveys 

MICS1 (1996)

DHS (2012)

Data and reports can be found on the links provided.

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)

Live births estimate less than 90% complete, and unknown estimate for deaths.


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


Country not listed

13. Country has national statistics office



14. National health statistics report (annual)

Not current (2011)

In-country contact

Annuaire Statistique de Santé 2011 (not available online)

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




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




17. PRISM assessment conducted in any regions/districts

Not conducted

Country is not listed.

18. Percentage of facilities represented in HMIS information

(2011) Percentage listed by 8 types of regions


Can be found inside the expired Health Statistic Report on page 12, table 2 “Complétude des rapports mensuels des formation sanitaires en 2011.”

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




20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate= 54; Official government estimate = 64

See page 10. Guinea: WHO and UNICEF estimate of immunization coverage: 2016 revision

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

Not current (2011) – by prefectures and regions


Can be found inside the expired National Health Statistic Report on page 53–54.

22. Existence of policies, laws, and regulations mandating public and private health facilities/ providers to report indicators determined by the national HIS




23. Availability of standards/guidelines for RHIS data collection, reporting, and analysis




24.Presence of procedures to verify the quality of data (accuracy, completeness, timeliness) reported




25.RHIS data collection forms allow for disaggregatio Unknown n by gender




26. At least one national health account completed in last 5 years




27. National database with health workers by district and main cadres updated within last 2 years




28. Annual data on availability of tracer medicines and commodities in public and private health facilities




29. e-health strategy




30. Completeness of disease surveillance reporting