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MNTE Introduction

What is the MNT Risk Score?

The score refers to the level/severity of populations at risk of maternal and newborn tetanus. A low score (red colored areas) refers to high risk due to low coverage levels of MNTE Interventions A medium score (yellow colored areas) refers to moderate risk due to medium coverage levels of essential MNTE interventions A high score …

MNTE Introduction

Accessing and Using the MNTE Risk Analysis Module

In order to access the module, users simply need to click the “MNTE Risk Analysis” button on the lefthand side menu of the EQUIST dashboard (no login required) or access the module through the following site link: https://equist.info/en/pages/mnte-analysis Upon accessing the site, the user can select the country workspace; available dataset; and indicator or indicators …

MNTE Introduction

Maternal & Newborn (MNTE) Risk Analysis: Overview

The MNTE Risk Analysis module was developed and based on the MNTE Risk Analysis Excel-based tool developed by UNICEF. The main purpose of the module is to provide guidance to health policy planners and decisionmakers on the situation of populations at risk of maternal and newborn tetanus (MNT) subnationally, at regional, provincial, or lower levels. …

Situational Analysis

Country profile

Clicking on icon  will download country profile chart in excel format. This is exhaustive summary of mortality and nutrition data with powerful visualizations. Here it is representing data for United Republic Of Tanzania for year 2010. Country profile will consist of following sections like : Newborn Health, Child Health etc. It has option to collapse all …

Situational Analysis


The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) is a research institute working in the area of global health statistics and impact evaluation at the University of Washington in Seattle. IHME provides raster maps (images) for neo natal mortality and under five mortality based on data at 5km*5km grids. As of now IHME maps are …

Situational Analysis


To view the mortality data as a bar chart, click on “chart”: Sorting The following two buttons for sorting are only available for charts. This would help sorting the chart data alphabetically or by data value in ascending or descending order. National Average National average is shown as yellow line for indicators with unit as …

Situational Analysis


By default, this is the first screen a user can see. To view the exact numbers of deaths per 1,000 live births in each province, click or hover your mouse on one of the regions of the map: You can also view the absolute number of deaths in the regions by clicking on “number” under …

Scenario Analysis

Scenario Analysis: Strategies

EQUIST will also auto-generate a list of strategies to address the causes you have selected under “Strategy”. You can select only those strategies you feel are most relevant to your country context. You can then customize the name of strategies in the textboxes. Only those strategies which are selected,for those we can set the effect …