|Community Monitoring in Health Resources for the Practitioner|
Demographic and health information of the people we are concerned about
What are the key health issues, what is the population, what are the problems faced by them – health issues, social issues economical issues etc. Where are they situated – rural urban, state obligations to meet their demands – health, education, housing sanitation, water etc, Maternal and child health issues in the community, means of livelihood. This information may be available from the Census, Demographic and Health surveys, special surveys conducted by the Government or UN agencies and so on.