Overall stats about Goal 3 in South Africa
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indicators with data available for South Africa

indicator coverage for Goal 3 in South Africa


South Africa currenty has data on these targets for Goal 3.

Target 3.1

2/2 covered

Target 3.2

2/2 covered

Target 3.3

4/5 covered

Target 3.4

2/2 covered

Target 3.5

1/2 covered

Target 3.6

1/1 covered

Target 3.7

2/2 covered

Target 3.8

0/2 covered

Target 3.9

1/3 covered

Target 3.a

1/1 covered

Target 3.b

2/3 covered

Target 3.c

0/1 covered

Target 3.d

1/2 covered

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Summary on South Africa's National Strategic Plan on HIV, TB & STI's 2017-2022


South Africa's National Strategic Plan on HIV, TB & STI's 2017-2022


National Mental Health Policy Framework 2013-2020


National Health Act


National Adolescent and Youth Health Policy 2017


Draft National Health Insurance Bill 2018


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The maternal mortality ratio (MMR) is defined as the number of maternal deaths during a given time period per 100 000 live births during the same time period. Maternal deaths: The annual number of female deaths from any cause related to or aggravated by pregnancy or its management (excluding accidental or incidental causes) during pregnancy and childbirth or within 42 days of termination of pregnancy, irrespective of the duration and site of the pregnancy, expressed per 100 000 live births, for a specified time period.

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Statistics South Africa Civil Registration Statistics (2007-2016)