Health statistics and information systems

Monitoring universal health coverage (UHC)

Universal health coverage (UHC) is a priority goal for many countries and has also emerged as a possible goal in the post-2015 development agenda.

Monitoring progress towards UHC is critical globally and especially in countries, including intervention coverage, financial risk protection, both with an equity dimension.

Monitoring Progress towards Universal Health Coverage at Country and Global Levels: Framework, Measures and Targets

Joint WHO/World Bank Group paper, May 2014

This paper was written on the basis of consultations and discussions with country representatives, technical experts and global health and development partners, including an online consultation based on a draft paper.

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