Planning, Research & Statistics

Role of Planning, Research & Statistics Department
  • To draw up development Plans (rolling, medium, and perspective.
  • To monitor and evaluate programmes and projects in the Ministry.
  • To act as the secretariat of the Ministry’s Tenders Board.
  • To follow up and implement the National and State Health Policies and programmes.
  • To conduct the State Council on Health meetings.
  • To coordinate the State’s participation in the National Council on Health meeting.
  • To carry out regular collection and processing of health data and Statistics and forwarding the same to the Federal Ministry of Health.
  • To produce the Ministry’s annual/progress reports.
  • To manage the Ministry’s record and information resources (data bank, computer services and library).
  • To provide State health data on request to government agencies and private bodies.
  • To coordinate health and developmental committees