Health statistics and information systems

Standards and tools to strengthen country monitoring and evaluation

Routine facility and community reporting system

  • Data Quality Review (DQR) Toolkit
    Toolkit to support annual and periodic independent assessments of facility-reported data generated by routine health information systems.


  • Creating a Master Health Facility list
    This document describes the steps necessary to create and maintain a Master Health Facility List, as well as the minimum set of indicators that should be included. A final version, based on the inputs/comments received, will be released by end 2017.

  • Health facility & community data toolkit
    The aim of this toolkit is to provide an overview of best practices, innovations, tools and methods that are available to countries in support of strengthening the components of a health facility information system.

Health Metrics Network (HMN) tools and resources

  • Tools
    HMN assessment tool and guidance documents
  • Country assessments
    HMN reviews and assessments of country health information systems, for 60 countries
  • Resources
    HMN technical reports and background documents