In Colombia, women have an average of 2.0 children.
2015 Colombia DHS »
In Angola, 13% of women use a modern method of family planning.
2015-16 Angola IIMIS »
The 2015-16 Myanmar Demographic and Health Survey is the first DHS conducted in Myanmar.
2015-16 Myanmar DHS »
In Madagascar, 7% of children age 6-59 months tested positive for malaria by microscopy.
2016 Madagascar EIP »
In South Africa, 63% of children with recent diarrhea sought treatment or advice.
2016 South Africa DHS Key Indicators Report »
85% of health facilities in Nepal offer all basic child health services – outpatient curative care for sick children, growth monitoring, and child vaccination.
2015 Nepal Health Facility Survey »
In Burundi, 29% of women and 21% of men age 15-49 were tested for HIV in the last 12 months and received their results.
2016-17 Burundi 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.


Contraceptive Discontinuation, Failure, and Switching in Cambodia (English)
Current Issues in Reproductive Health in Cambodia: Teenage Fertility and Abortion (English)
Angola: DHS, 2015-16 - Final Report (Portuguese)



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