Three in four births in Ghana are delivered with the assistance of a skilled provider.
2014 Ghana DHS »
65% of households in Cambodia have access to an improved source of drinking water.
2014 Cambodia DHS »
91% of children age 18-29 months in Egypt are fully vaccinated.
2014 Egypt DHS »
In Uganda, 19% of children under 5 tested positive for malaria by microscopy.
2014-15 Uganda MIS »
In Chad, births in a health facility have doubled, from 11% in 1996-97 to 22% in 2014-15.
2014-15 Chad DHS Key Indicators Report »
The 2013-14 Malawi Service Provision Assessment (MSPA) is the first census of health facilities in Malawi.
2013-14 Malawi SPA »
Women in Rwanda have an average of 4.2 children.
2014-15 Rwanda DHS Key Indicators Report »

The Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) Program has collected, analyzed, and disseminated accurate and representative data on population, health, HIV, and nutrition through more than 300 surveys in over 90 countries.


Uganda: 2014-15 - MIS Final Report (English)
Cambodia: DHS, 2014 - Final Report (English)
Burkina Faso: 2014 - MIS Final Report (French)



2016 DHS Fellows Program Now Accepting Applications until December 1, 2015

The DHS Program is now accepting applications for the round 2016 of the DHS Fellows Program for university faculty from Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, and Zambia. The DHS Fellows Program is designed to increase the capacity of countries to conduct further analysis of DHS data.
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Two Regional DHS/MIS Malaria Analysis Workshops Now Accepting Applications Until December 7, 2015.
The DHS Program is now accepting applications for two DHS/MIS Malaria Analysis Workshops, one Anglophone and one Francophone. Both workshops are open to teams of 2-3 individuals living in malaria endemic Sub-Saharan African countries who work on malaria-related issues.

The Anglophone workshop will take place in Uganda from February 1-9, 2016. Learn more about the Anglophone workshop>>

The Francophone workshop will take place in Mali from March 7-15, 2016. Learn more about the Francophone workshop>>

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