This rapid assessment tool has been developed to accompany the comprehensive guide, and countries are advised to apply it before undertaking a full review of their systems. The rapid assessment tool is not a replacement for the detailed procedures described in the comprehensive guide; instead, it provides a quick overview of how well or how poorly a country’s overall system is functioning. The rapid assessment tool consists of 25 questions, grouped into 11 areas, about how the civil registration and vital statistics systems function.

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Training and Tools
Year of Publication: 
2010
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PDF WHO; Health Information Systems Knowledge Hub, School of Population Health, University of Queensland http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2010/WHO_IER_HSI_STM_2010.1_eng.pdf