Kenya

Kenya

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

Status

Source

Title/Notes

1. National health strategy

Current (2013–2017)

http://bit.ly/2bkzf7o

 

Kenya Health Sector Strategic and Investment Plan (KHSSP) July 2013–June 2017

2. Health sector M&E plan

Current (2014–2018)

http://bit.ly/2aWdfz2

Accelerating Attainment of Universal Health Coverage: Health Sector Monitoring and Evaluation Framework July 2014–June 2018

3. HIS policy

(Undated but has a figure of the health sector policies with dates on them)

http://bit.ly/2b1UYQ0

Health Sector Health Information System Policy

4. HIS strategic plan

Not current

(2009–2014)

http://bit.ly/2blOsCl

Health Sector Strategic Plan for Health Information System 2009–2014

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Yes (2014)

http://bit.ly/2aWdfz2

Found on pages 21–27 of current M&E plan.

6. National HIS coordinating body

Established, activity unknown

http://bit.ly/2blOsCl

It is unknown if Kenya has an active HIS coordinating body, but the establishment of one was part of the 2009–2014 HIS strategic plan (Page 17).

7. Country has master facility list

Undated

http://bit.ly/2b9jYWK

 

8. Conducted HMN assessment

Completed (2008)

http://bit.ly/2bkE0PO

Report for the Assessment of the Health Information System of Kenya

9. Population census within the last 10 years

Yes (2009)

http://bit.ly/2biOJXD

 

10. Availability of national health surveys 

MICS2 (2000) and DHS (2014)

http://mics.unicef.org/surveys

http://bit.ly/2aWenCq

 

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)

Incomplete

http://www.knbs.or.ke/

Birth Registration= 62%

Death coverage= 45%

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

Yes, nationally

https://hiskenya.org

 

13. Country has national statistics office

Yes

http://www.knbs.or.ke 

 

14. National health statistics report (annual)

Not current or online(2014)

 

The Annual Health Sector Performance Report (AHSPR) 2013/14

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

Yes, updated and has no recent health report

http://bit.ly/2aWe9LG 

 

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

Yes, not online(2014)

 

Government of Kenya’s Data Quality Audit Report, August 2014

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

 

All counties and sub-counties do annual work planning and performance reviews every year where data is used, but there is no mechanism to track this.

20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate = 79; Official government estimate = 79

http://bit.ly/2b0451l

Page 10

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

Yes

 

Available in DHIS 2