SDG 3: ENSURE HEALTHY LIVES AND PROMOTE WELL-BEING FOR ALL AT ALL AGES 

Targets and Indicators

2014

2017

2020

2022

2025

2030

Target 3.1 By 2030, reduce the global maternal mortality ratio to less than 70 per 100,000 live births

3.1 Maternal mortality ratio (per 100,000 live births)

258a

151b

127b

116

99

70

Target 3.2 By 2030, end preventable deaths of newborns and children under 5 years of age 

3.2a Neonatal mortality rate (per 1,000 live births)

23c

17b

14b

11.3

8.5

1

3.2b Under-five mortality rate (per 1,000 live births)

38c

28b

23b

18.4

13.8

1

Target 3.3 By 2030, end the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and neglected
tropical diseases, and combat hepatitis, water-borne diseases and other communicable diseases 

Target 3.3a By 2030, end the epidemics of AIDS 

3.3a1 HIV prevalence for the overall population aged 15-49 year (%)

0.2d

0.163

0.125

0.1

0.063

0

3.3a2 HIV prevalence among men and women aged 15-24 year (%)

0.03e

0.015

0.009

0.006

0

0

3.3a3 Proportion of population with advanced HIV infection
receiving antiretroviral combination therapy (%)

38.8e

50.28

61.75

69.4

80.88

100

Target 3.3b By 2030, end the epidemics of tuberculosis

3.3b Prevalence of tuberculosis (TB) per 100,000 population

211f

171

132

106

66

0

Target 3.3c By 2030, end
the epidemics of malaria

3.3c Confirmed malaria cases (number)

1674g

1360

1046

837

523

0

Target 3.3d By 2030, end the epidemics of neglected tropical diseases

3.3d1 Registered prevalence rate (per 10,000 of pop) for leprosy

0.83h

0.67

0.52

0.42

0.26

0

3.3d2 Kala-azar (visceral leishmaniasis) cases (number)

325g

264

203

163

102

0

3.3d3 Average prevalence of lymphatic filariasis (%)

13i

10.56

8.13

6.5

4.06

0

3.3d4 Cases of dengue (number)

728j

592

455

364

228

0

3.3d5 People die annually due to rabies (number)

100i

81

63

50

31

0

Targets and Indicators

2014

2017

2020

2022

2025

2030

3.3d6 Active trachoma cases (number)

136j

111

85

68

43

0

3.3d7 Average prevalence of soil transmitted helminthes among
school-going children (%)

15j

12.19

9.38

7.5

4.69

0

Target 3.3e By 2030, combat hepatitis

3.3e1 Confirmed cases of hepatitis A (number)

174j

141

109

87

54

0

3.3e2 Confirmed cases of hepatitis B (number)

101j

82

63

51

32

0

3.3e3 Cases of unspecified viral hepatitis (number)

173j

141

108

86.5

54

0

Target 3.3f By 2030, combat water-borne diseases

3.3f1 Annual incidence of diarrhoea (per 1,000 under 5 years children)

578j

470

361

289

181

0

3.3f2 Children under age 5 years with diarrhoea in the last 2 weeks (%)

12j

10

8

6

4

0

3.3f3 Cases of typhoid (number)

9549j

7759

5968

4775

2984

0

3.3f4 Cases of cholera (number)

33j

27

21

16.5

10

0

Target 3.3g By 2030, combat other communicable diseases

3.3g1 Confirmed cases of Japanese encephalitis (JE) (number)

118g

96

74

59

37

0

3.3g2 Confirmed cases of influenza (H1N1) (number)

204g

166

128

102

64

0

Target 3.4 By 2030,reduce by one third premature mortality from non-communicable diseases (NCDs) through prevention and treatment and promote mental health and wellbeing 

Target 3.4a By 2030,reduce by one third premature mortality from non-communicable diseases  

3.4a1 Deaths (ages 30-70 years) from cardiovascular diseases (CVDs), cancers, chronic respiratory diseases and diabetes (%)

22.0k

19.2

16.5

14.7

11.9

7.3

3.4a2 Deaths from NCDs out of all deaths (%)

43.7′

38.2

32.8

29.1

23.6

14.5

3.4a3 Deaths from CVDs out of all deaths (%)

22.3′

19.5

16.7

14.9

12.1

7.4

3.4a4 Deaths from cancers out of all deaths (%)

7.0l

6.1

5.2

4.7

3.8

2.3

3.4a5 Deaths from chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases (COPD)
out of all deaths (%)

4.9*

4.3

3.7

3.3

2.6

1.6

3.4a6 Deaths from diabetes out of all deaths (%)

1.7*

1.5

1.3

1.1

0.9

0.5

Target 3.4b By 2030,reduce by one third premature mortality from non-communicable diseases through prevention and treatment

Targets and Indicators

2014

2017

2020

2022

2025

2030

3.4b1 People (aged 15-69 years) with raised total cholesterol (%)

22.7m

19.9

17

15.1

12.3

7.5

3.4b2 People (aged 15-69 years) with raised blood pressure levels (%)

88.3m

77.3

66.2

58.9

47.8

29.4

3.4b3 People (aged 15-69 years) not engaging in vigorous activity (%)

53.6m

46.9

40.2

35.7

29

17.8

3.4b4 People (aged 15-69 years) who are overweight (%)

21.6m

18.9

16.2

14.4

11.7

7.2

3.4b5 People (aged 15-69 years) who currently drink or drank alcohol in the past 30 days (%)

17.4m

15.2

13.1

11.6

9.4

5.8

3.4b6 People (aged 15-69) who currently smoke tobacco daily %

15.8m

13.8

11.8

10.5

8.5

5.2

Target 3.4c By 2030,promote mental health and well being

3.4c1 Mental health problems (%)

14.0l

12.26

10.51

9.35

7.6

4.7

3.4c2 Suicide rate (per 100,000 population)

25n

20

16

13

8

1

3.4c3 Women (aged 15-24 years) who are very or somewhat satisfied with their life (%)

80.8°

83.5

86.1

87.9

90.6

95

Target 3.5 Strengthen the prevention and treatment of substance abuse, including narcotic drug abuse and harmful use of alcohol 

3.5 Hard drug users (estimated number)

91,534°

78,662

65,790

57,209

44,337

22,884

Target 3.6 By 2020, halve the number of global deaths and injuries from road traffic accidents

Target 3.6a By 2020, halve the number of deaths from road traffic accidents

3.6a1 Road traffic accident mortality (per 100,000 population)

33.7p

25.25

16.8

Target 3.6b By 2020, halve the number of injuries from road traffic accidents

3.6b1 Serious injuries (per 100,000 population)

71.7p

53.8

35.9b

3.6b2 Slight Injuries (per 100,000 population)

163.7p

122.8

81.9b

Target 3.7 By 2030, ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health-care services, including for family planning, information and education, and the integration of reproductive health into national strategies and programmes 

Targets and Indicators

2014

2017

2020

2022

2025

2030

3.7a Contraceptive prevalence rate (modern methods) (%)

49.6c

54.4

59.1

62.3

67.1

75

3.7b Proportion of births attended by SBA (%)

55.6c

62.1

68.5

72.8

79.3

90

3.7c Adolescent fertility rate (births per 1,000 women age 15-19 years)

71c

63.3

55.6

50.5

42.81

30

3.7d Antenatal care (ANC) coverage (at least four visits) (%)

59.5c

65.2

70.9

74.75

80.5

90

3.7e Institutional delivery (%)

55.2c

61.73

70b

74.35

80.88

90

3.7f Postnatal care (PNC) for mothers (%)

57.9c

63.92

70b

74.01

80.03

90

3.7g Unmet need for family planning (%)

25.2c

22.4

19.5

17.6

14.75

10

3.7h Proportion of demand satisfied for family planning (%)

3.7i Total fertility rate (TFR) (births per women)

2.3c

2.3

2.20b

2.16

2.106

2

3.7j Households within 30 minutes travel time to a health facility (%)

61.8q

67.09

85b

86

87.5

90

3.7k Prevalence of uterine prolapse among women of reproductive age group (15-49 years) (%)

7r

5.7

4.4

3.6

2.25

0.1

Target 3.8 Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all 

3.8a Government health expenditure as % of GDP

5.3s

5.81

6.31

6.65

7.16

8

3.8b Health facilities meeting minimum standard of quality of care (%)

3.8c Children age 12-23 months who received all vaccinations (%)

84.5c

87.41

90.31

92.25

95.16

100

Target 3.9 By 2030, substantially reduce the number of deaths and illnesses from hazardous chemicals and air, water and soil pollution and contamination

3.9a Deaths from hazardous chemicals (toxic substances, etc.) (number)

22j

18

14

11

7

0

3.9b Illnesses from hazardous chemicals (toxic substances, etc.)(number)

1205j

998

791

653

445

100

Sources: aWHO et al, 2015; bMoHP, 2015; cCBS, 2014a; dMoHP, 2014a; eMoHP, 2014a, fMoHP,
2014c; gMoHP, 2014b; hMoHP, 2014d; ‘MoHP, 2012b; jMoHP, 2013; kWHO, 2012; ‘MoHP/WHO, 2014; mNHRC, 2013; nWHO, 2014; oMoHA, 2012; pThapa, 2013; qCBS,
2011b; rMoHP, 2006a; sMoHP, 2009c.