demographic and health survey

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demographic and health survey

demographic and health survey

Demographic and health surveys: a profile

Accuracy of child morbidity data in demographic and health surveys

Is Prolonged Breastfeeding Associated with Malnutrition? Evidence from Nineteen Demographic and Health Surveys

The HIV Epidemic in Four African Countries Seen through the Demographic and Health Surveys

Determinants of Children's Nutritional Status in Kenya: Evidence from Demographic and Health Surveys

Indicators of Nutritional Status in Turkish Preschool Children: results of Turkish Demographic and Health Survey 1993

The effect of water and sanitation on child health: evidence from the demographic and health surveys 1986–2007

Assessment of Cognition Using Surveys and Neuropsychological Assessment: The Health and Retirement Study and the Aging, Demographics, and Memory Study

Association of hypertension and hyperglycaemia with socioeconomic contexts in resource-poor settings: the Bangladesh Demographic and Health Survey

Polio Supplementary Immunization Activities and Equity in Access to Vaccination: Evidence From the Demographic and Health Surveys

Type of delivery attendant, place of delivery and risk of early neonatal mortality: analyses of the 1994–2007 Indonesia Demographic and Health Surveys

Predictors of exclusive breastfeeding across three time points in Bangladesh: an examination of the 2007, 2011 and 2014 Demographic and Health Survey

Estimating the Likely Coverage of Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine in Routine Immunization: Evidence From Demographic and Health Surveys

Socio-demographic patterns of physical activity and sedentary behaviour in Chile: results from the National Health Survey 2009–2010

Increased use of recommended maternal health care as a determinant of immunization and appropriate care for fever and diarrhoea in Ghana: an analysis pooling three demographic and health surveys

Caesarean delivery and neonatal mortality rates in 46 low- and middle-income countries: a propensity-score matching and meta-analysis of Demographic and Health Survey data

Prevalence and Sociodemographic Determinants of Any Tobacco Use and Dual Use in Six Countries of the WHO South-East Asia Region: Findings From the Demographic and Health Surveys


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A method of assessing family status and health conditions in low- and middle-income nations by questionnaire or interview survey of representative samples of households, focusing on variables relating to reproductive health, infant and child illness and death, use of immunizations, dietary supplements, and other pertinent information about health and access to and use of health care services. Typically, the data are derived from a representative sample of at least several thousand and obtained by means of standardized interview schedules. Information about methods is at http://www.measuredhs.com/aboutsurveys/dhs_surveys.cfm.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

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