Budget Brief 2017-18: National Health Mission (NHM)

25 January 2017

The National Health Mission is the Government of India’s largest public health programme. It consists of two sub-missions: (1) National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) (2) National Urban Health Mission (NUHM).

Using government data, this brief reports on:

  • Trends in allocations, releases and expenditures for NHM
  • Trends in infrastructure and human resources in the rural health care system
  • Trends in maternal and child health