Tanzania : Readiness for Quality of Care Implementation

Demographics

Population 51,570,000 (*1)
Fertility rate per woman 5.2 (*2)
Maternal mortality ratio (per 100,000 live births) 556 (*2)
Neonatal mortality rate (per 1,000 live births) 25 (*2)
Stillbirth rate (per 1,000 total births) 26 (*4)

Tanzania

Summary of Implementation Readiness

1. National QI approach 5/11
2. Selection of learning sites 1/6
3. QI management and response system 5/6
4. QI coaching system and srtuctures 0/5
5. Measurement 1/8
6. Orientation to districts and facilities 0/3
7. Learning hub 0/5

Response: Yes

< 50%
50% - 80%
> 80

Coverage of essential interventions %

Demand for family planning satisfied 63 (*2)
Antenatal care (4 or more visits) 51 (*2)
Skilled attendance at delivery 64 (*2)
C-section rate 6 (*2)
Early initiation of breastfeeding 51 (*2)
Exclusive breastfeeding 59 (*2)
Postnatal visit for baby (within 2 days) 42 (*2)
Postnatal care for mother (within 2 days) 34 (*2)

Examples of Implementation

References

1. NBS, 2017 projection from Census 2012
2. Tanzania DHS 2015-16
3. Trends in Maternal Mortality: 1990 to 2015. Interagency UN Maternal Mortality estimates, 2015
4. Countdown to 2015, 2015 report See http://countdown2030.org/
5. All other data received from the relevant Ministry of Health and WHO Country Offices.