Statistical Surveys

National Health Information Centre (NHIC) collects and processes selected data on health status of a population, on network and activities of health care providers and other organisations, on health workforce, medical equipment as well as on economy of health service including health care funding provided on the basis of health insurance, etc. NHIC performs tasks and activities related to the administration, updating and processing of national health registries data.
The obtained and processed data are subsequently provided in the required form, extent and structure to the Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic (MH SR), the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic, chief experts of MH SR as well as foreign data users, namely WHO, OECD and Eurostat.


Reporting duty for reporting units results from:
  • § 18 of Act no. 540/2001 Coll. on State Statistics as amended by later regulations by means of Statistical Office Regulation no.358/2011 Coll., on which basis State Statistical Surveys Programme was published for the years 2012-2014
  • § 18 of Act no. 540/2001 Coll. on State Statistics as amended by later regulations by means of Statistical Office Regulation no.291/2014 Coll., on which basis State Statistical Surveys Programme was published for the years 2015-2017
  • § 14 of Act no. 153/2013 Coll. on the National Health Information System and on Amendments and Additions to Certain Laws.