Rwanda

Rwanda

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 Rwanda. 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 (2012–2018)

http://bit.ly/2aNGXTv

Third Health Sector Strategic Plan July 2012–June 2018

2. Health sector M&E plan

Current (2014–2018)

http://bit.ly/2bo5zq4

Monitoring & Evaluation Plan For The Health Sector Strategic Plan (HSSP III) 2014–2018

3. HIS policy

No

 

An eHealth Policy is currently under development. It should be finished August 2016. 

4. HIS strategic plan

 

Yes

 

The HIS strategic plan is a sub-plan of the eHealth strategic plan.

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Yes

(2014–2018)

http://bit.ly/2bo5zq4

Found on pages 1–9 in current M&E plan (2014–2018).

6. National HIS coordinating body

No

 

Rwanda has an eHealth technical working group that meets infrequently.

7. Country has master facility list

Current (2016)

http://bit.ly/2bdswNl

 

8. Conducted HMN assessment

Not completed

http://bit.ly/2aOh7Sh

 

9. Population census within the last 10 years

Yes (2012)

http://bit.ly/2biOJXD

 

10. Availability of national health surveys 

MICS2 (2000) and DHS (2014–2015)

http://mics.unicef.org/surveys

http://bit.ly/2bc29Gp

 

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)

Unknown

http://bit.ly/2aP7FN4

 

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

Yes, nationally

http://bit.ly/2b97LRT

 

13. Country has national statistics office

Yes

http://www.statistics.gov.rw 

 

14. National health statistics report (annual)

Current (2013–2014)

http://bit.ly/2bc2uc7

Health Sector Annual Report July 2013-June 2014

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

Yes, updated and has recent health report.

http://bit.ly/2b3FAAq

 

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

Yes (2013), within most recent health sector strategy

http://bit.ly/2bc2uc7

Pages 37–38 of annual health report addresses DQA conducted on malaria, HIV, TB, and NCD indicators.

17. PRISM assessment conducted in any regions/districts

Conducted – some PRISM tools

http://bit.ly/2aZIEO0

 

18. Percentage of facilities represented in HMIS information

96% in 2015

National DHIS 2

 

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

Unknown

 

It is assumed that all levels of administration use data from DHIS-2 to monitor health trends.

20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate = 98; Official government estimate = 97

http://bit.ly/2b4kzYy

 

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

90%

RHMIS routine data 2015