Population Norms for establishment of Health Institutions

Establishment of Health Institutions in Rural Areas based on GoI Norms

S. No Institution Population Norms
Tribal Area Normal Area
1 Sub Health Centre (SHC) One SHC per 3000 population One SHC per 5000 population
2 Primary Health Centre (PHC) One PHC per 20000 population One PHC per 30000 population
3 Community Health Centre (CHC) One CHC per 80000 population One CHC per 120000 population