MEASURE Evaluation is compiling the country profiles on this site for 21 HIS indicators. As of June 2016, we had located the following indicators for Mozambique. 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 (2014–2019)

Plano Estratégico do Sector da Saúde PESS 2014-2019

2. Health sector M&E plan




3. HIS policy




4. HIS strategic plan

Not current (2009–2013)

Plano Estratégico do Sistema de Informação para a Saúde  (SIS) 2009–2014

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Yes (2014–2019)

Found page XIV of current National Health Strategy plan (2014–2019).

6. National HIS coordinating body





7. Country has master facility list




8. Conducted HMN assessment

Completed (2008)

All HMN documents and tools can be downloaded using this link.

9. Population census within the last 10 years

Yes (2007)


10. Availability of national health surveys 

MICS3 (2008) & DHS (2011)

Data and reports are available following the links.

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)

Incomplete – 42.7% for live births and 18.8% for deaths


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

Yes, nationally


13. Country has national statistics office



14. National health statistics report (annual)

Not current (2012)

Relatório da Revisão do Sector de Saúde

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

Yes – site is down for maintenance


Located website for MOH, but currently under construction.

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


Located summary and PowerPoint on APHA website that mentions DQA was conducted in 2014. Indicators assessed are listed on slide 5 of PowerPoint.

17. PRISM assessment conducted in any regions/districts



18. Percentage of facilities represented in HMIS information




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




20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate = 85; Official government estimate = 87  


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