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Table 1 Data sources, periodicity and funding of the information to report on the indicators to measure SDG3 in Mozambique

From: Health equity monitoring is essential in public health: lessons from Mozambique

Indicators of the SDG 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote wellbeing for all at all agesData sourcesTime periodFunding
3.1.1 Maternal mortality ratioDHSFive-yearExternal
3.1.2 Proportion of births attended by skilled health personnelIMASIDAFive-yearExternal
3.2.1 Under-five mortality rateDHSFive-yearExternal
3.2.2 Neonatal mortality rateDHSFive-yearExternal
3.3.1 Number of new HIV infections per 1000 uninfected population, by sex, age and key populationsSPECTRUMYearlyExternal
3.3.2 Tuberculosis incidence per 100,000 populationSIS-MAYearlyNational
3.3.3 Malaria incidence per 1000 populationSIS-MAWeeklyNational
3.3.4 Hepatitis B incidence per 100,000 populationSIS-MAYearlyNational
3.3.5 Number of people requiring interventions against neglected tropical diseasesNot available
3.4.1 Mortality rate attributed to cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes or chronic respiratory diseaseHospital ModuleYearlyNational
3.4.2 Suicide mortality rateNot available
3.5.1 Coverage of treatment interventions (pharmacological, psychosocial and rehabilitation and aftercare services) for substance use disordersNot available
3.5.2 Harmful use of alcohol, defined according to the national context as alcohol per capita consumption (aged 15 years and older) within a calendar year in litres of pure alcoholSTEPSFive-yearExternal
3.6.1 Death rate due to road traffic injuriesNot available
3.7.1 Proportion of women of reproductive age (aged 15–49 years) who have their need for family planning satisfied with modern methodsSIS-MAYearlyNational
3.7.2 Adolescent birth rate (aged 10–14 years; aged 15–19 years) per 1000 women in that age groupDHSFive-yearExternal
3.8.1 Coverage of essential health servicesNot available
3.8.2 Proportion of population with large household expenditures on health as a share of total household expenditure or incomeHBSFive-yearExternal
3.9.1 Mortality rate attributed to household and ambient air pollutionNot available
3.9.2 Mortality rate attributed to unsafe water, unsafe sanitation and lack of hygiene (exposure to unsafe Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for All (WASH) services)HBSFive-yearExternal
3.9.3 Mortality rate attributed to unintentional poisoningNot available
3.a.1 Age-standardized prevalence of current tobacco use among persons aged 15 years and olderDHSFive-yearExternal
3.b.1 Proportion of the target population covered by all vaccines included in their national programmeSIS-MAYearlyNational
3.b.2 Total net official development assistance to medical research and basic health sectorsNot applicable
3.b.3 Proportion of health facilities that have a core set of relevant essential medicines available and affordable on a sustainable basisNot applicable
3.c.1 Health worker density and distributioneSIPYearlyNational
3.d.1 International Health Regulations (IHR) capacity and health emergency preparednessNot applicable
  1. Note: Information System for Monitoring and Evaluation (SIS-MA in Portuguese); electronic Personnel Information System for health (eSIP in Portuguese); Demographic and Health Survey (DHS); Household Budget Survey (HBS); Vaccination, Malaria and AIDS Indicator Survey (IMASIDA in Portuguese); Survey of chronic disease risk factors (STEPS in Portuguese)