South Sudan

Sudan

MEASURE Evaluation is compiling the country profiles on this section of the website for the 21 HIS indicators. As of June 2016, we had located the following indicators for South Sudan. Indicator definitions can be found here: http://www.measureevaluation.org/his-strengthening-resource-center/health-information-systems-his-country-profile-indicators.

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.

 

Indicators

Status

Source

Title/Notes

1. National health strategy

Current (2012–2016)

http://bit.ly/2aMU3ke

Health Sector Development Plan 2012–2016

2. Health sector M&E plan

Unknown

 

 

3. HIS policy

Unknown

 

 

4. HIS strategic plan

Unknown

 

 

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Unknown

 

 

6. National HIS coordinating body

Unknown

 

 

7. Country has master facility list

Unknown

 

 

8. Conducted HMN assessment

Not completed

 

 

9. Population census within the last 10 years

Yes (2008)

http://bit.ly/2biOJXD

 

10. Availability of national health surveys 

MICS4 (2010)

 

http://mics.unicef.org/surveys

http://bit.ly/2aIejr3

Data and reports can be found on the links provided.

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)

Unknown

http://bit.ly/2aP7FN4

South Sudan not listed on this link.

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

Yes, sub-nationally

http://bit.ly/2b97LRT

Pilot stage or early phase in roll-out.

13. Country has national statistics office

Yes

http://www.ssnbs.org

 

14. National health statistics report (annual)

Unknown

 

 

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

No

http://bit.ly/2b3H5ia

There is no dedicated website. Information about health is part of the government national website.

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

Unknown

 

 

17. PRISM assessment conducted in any regions/districts

Not conducted

 

 

18. Percentage of facilities represented in HMIS information

Unknown

 

 

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

Unknown

 

 

20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate= 22; Official estimate= 52

http://bit.ly/2bdftYn

South Sudan: WHO and UNICEF estimate of immunization coverage: 2015 revision

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

Unknown