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In 2011, the national reporting coverage for outpatient services in Liberia was 77%, compared with 76% in 2010, with variations across counties. Counties with high reporting coverage included: River Gee (100%), River Cess (99%), Margibi (96%) and Grand Kru (96%); while Montserrado reported the lowest coverage (52%). The figure presents outpatient department reporting coverage by county in 2011.
Improving and increasing the reporting coverage of hospitals and health centres remains a challenge, especially for private health facilities in Montserrado County. In 2011, the national coverage for inpatient reporting was 40%. Despite this low rate, River Cess (100%), Bong (97%) and River Gee (94%) attained high inpatient reporting coverage, while Montserrado (83%), Nimba (35%) and Margibi (42%) recorded the lowest coverage1. The figure presents health facilities inpatient department reporting by county in 2011.