MEASURE Evaluation is compiling the country profiles on this section for 21 HIS indicators. As of June 2016, MEASURE Evaluation had located the following indicators for Madagascar. Indicators definitions can be found here:

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1. National health strategy

Current (2015–2019)

Plan de Développement du Secteur Santé 2015–2019

2. Health sector M&E plan




3. HIS policy




4. HIS strategic plan

Current (2013–2017)

Plan Strategique de Renforcement du système d'information sanitaire 2013–2017

(Found on country MOH website)

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Yes (2019)

Indicators can be found inside the current national health strategy plan on pages 118–121, table 5.

6. National HIS coordinating body




7. Country has master facility list




8. Conducted HMN assessment




9. Population census within the last 10 years

Yes (1993)


10. Availability of national health surveys 

MICS4 (2012)

 DHS (2009)

Data and reports can be found on the links provided.

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)


Country is not listed.

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




13. Country has national statistics office



14. National health statistics report (annual)

Current (2014)

Annuaire des Statistiques du Secteur Santé de Madagascar 2014

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

Yes, updated and has recent health reports


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

Not current (2002)

Rapport sur l’audit de la qualité des données (CQD) de l’année 2002 

17. PRISM assessment conducted in any regions/districts

PRISM assessment not conducted



18. Percentage of facilities represented in HMIS information


Percentage listed by the types of health facilities and by regions

Can be found inside the current national health statistic report on page 13, table 1.

“Taux de couvertures des rapports mensuels d’activités des formations sanitaires de Madagascar par regions”

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




20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate= 64; Official government estimate= 87

Madagascar: WHO and UNICEF estimate of immunization coverage 

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

Current (2014) – by regions

Can be found inside the National Health Statistic Report on Page 45, table 28 (for district health facilities) and page 74, table 56 (for regional health facilities).