Yemen: HIS Indicators

Yemen

MEASURE Evaluation is compiling the country profiles on this site for 30 HIS indicators. As of August 2017, we had located the following indicators for Yemen. 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 (2010–2025)

http://bit.ly/2aNMdpW

National Health Strategy 2010–2025

2. Health sector M&E plan

Not available

In-country contact

 

3. HIS policy

Not available

In-country contact

 

4. HIS strategic plan

Not available

In-country contact

 

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Yes

In-country contact

 

6. National HIS coordinating body

Not available

In-country contact

 

7. Country has master facility list

Yes

In-country contact

An inventory of all health facilities exists within an electronic system.

8. Conducted HMN assessment

Completed (2009)

http://bit.ly/2b3Krlh

Health Information Systems Assessment Report

9. Population census within the last 10 years

No (2004)

http://bit.ly/2biOJXD

 

10. Availability of national health surveys 

MICS3 (2006) and DHS (2013)

http://mics.unicef.org/surveys

http://bit.ly/2aNLXHP

Data and reports can be found following these links.

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)

Incomplete – live births and deaths estimated less than 90% complete

http://bit.ly/2aP7FN4

 

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

Yes, nationally

In-country contact

An electronic system exists for aggregating routine facility data only.

13. Country has national statistics office

No

http://www.cso-yemen.org

Account has been suspended

14. National health statistics report (annual)

Not current (2014)

http://bit.ly/2bo9W4s

Annual Statistical Health Report

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

Yes, but the website may be down

http://bit.ly/2kQMq42

 

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

Not available

In-country contact

The last DQA was conducted on EPI six years ago.

17. PRISM assessment conducted in any regions/districts

Not conducted

http://bit.ly/2aZIEO0

Country is not listed.

18. Percentage of facilities represented in HMIS information

Yes

In-country contact

 This information is available in the electronic system.

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

Not available

In-country contact

Some vertical programs use data for monitoring and annual planning.

20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate = 70; Official government estimate = 78

http://bit.ly/2bdw7el

See page 9 of“WHO/UNICEF estimates of immunization coverage: 2016 revision.”

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

Available (not published)

In-country contact

This is calculated for the annual health sector report. WHO/UNICEF estimates of immunization coverage: 2016 revision.

22. Existence of policies, laws, and regulations mandating public and private health facilities/ providers to report indicators determined by the national HIS

Unknown

 

 

23. Availability of standards/guidelines for RHIS data collection, reporting, and analysis

Unknown

 

 

24.Presence of procedures to verify the quality of data (accuracy, completeness, timeliness) reported

Unknown

 

 

25.RHIS data collection forms allow for disaggregation by gender

Unknown

 

 

26. At least one national health account completed in last 5 years

Not available (2003)

 http://bit.ly/2xzQFHB

Yemen National Health Accounts: Estimates for 2003

27. National database with health workers by district and main cadres updated within last 2 years

Unknown

 

 

28. Annual data on availability of tracer medicines and commodities in public and private health facilities

Unknown

 

 

29. e-health strategy

Unknown

 

 

30. Completeness of disease surveillance reporting

Unknown