Policy Briefs & Reports

Budget Brief 2018-19: National Health Mission (NHM)

Prerananandita Baisnab, Avani Kapur

Centre for Policy Research

February 3, 2018

The National Health Mission (NHM) is Government of India’s (GoI) largest public health programme.

It consists of two submissions:

National Rural Health Mission (NRHM), and
National Urban Health Mission (NUHM)
Using government data, this brief reports on:

Allocations, releases and expenditures for NHM
NHM component-wise approvals and expenditures
Outputs: Infrastructure and human resources
Outcomes: maternal and child health and Non-Communicable Disease (NCD) burden