Tanzania

Tanzania

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

(2015–2020) – not available online

In-country contact

Tanzania Health Sector Strategic Plan (HSSP IV) July 2015 – June 2020

2. Health sector M&E plan

Current

(2015–2020) – not available online

In-country contact

Tanzania Health Sector Strategic Plan (HSSP IV) July 2015 – June 2020: Monitoring and Evaluation Strategy (M&E Strengthening – 5 year Strategy)

3. HIS policy

Not available

In-country contact

 

4. HIS strategic plan

 

Not current (2010–2015) – not available online

 In-country contact

Proposal to Strengthen Health Information System (HIS)

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Current

(2015–2020) – not available online

In-country contact

Tanzania Health Sector Strategic Plan (HSSP IV) July 2015 – June 2020

6. National HIS coordinating body

Established, activity unknown – not available online

In-country contact

Tanzania National eHealth Strategy 2013–2018

7. Country has master facility list

Current (2016)

http://hfrportal.ehealth.go.tz

Health Facility Registry Web Portal

8. Conducted HMN assessment

Completed (2007)

http://bit.ly/2b3ILZ8

 

9. Population census within the last 10 years

Yes (2012)

http://bit.ly/2biOJXD

 

10. Availability of national health surveys 

MICS5 (1996) and DHS (2015–2016)

http://mics.unicef.org/surveys

http://bit.ly/2bp2EPc

 

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

https://www.dhis2.org/deployments

 

13. Country has national statistics office

Yes

http://www.nbs.go.tz

 

14. National health statistics report (annual)

Current

(2014–2015) – not available online

In-country contact

Annual Health Sector Performance Profile 2014/15

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

Yes, undated and has no recent health report.

http://moh.go.tz

 

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

Yes (2016), within most recent health sector strategy – not available online

In-country contact

Programs such as HIV have conducted two rounds of DQAs this year.

17. PRISM assessment conducted in any regions/districts

Not conducted

http://bit.ly/2aZIEO0

Country not listed.

18. Percentage of facilities represented in HMIS information

Current

(2014–2015) – not available online

In-country contact

Annual Health Sector Performance Profile 2014/15

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

Annually

In-country contact

Data is used for planning at all levels. Comprehensive Council Health Plans available for all councils.

20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate = 99; Official government estimate = 99

http://bit.ly/2cCa50z

 

 

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

Not current (2014–2015), by national – not available online

 

Annual Health Sector Performance Profile 2014/15