Half of households in Timor-Leste use an improved sanitation facility.
2016 Timor-Leste DHS »
Adults in India suffer from a dual burden of malnutrition. Almost ¼ of women (23%) and 20% of men are thin, while 21% of women and 19% of men are overweight or obese.
2015-16 India NFHS »
48% of men in Burundi own a mobile phone, compared to 24% of women.
2016-17 Burundi DHS »
In Malawi, 24% of children age 6-59 months tested positive for malaria, a decline from 33% in 2014.
2017 Malawi MIS »
The 2017-18 Jordan PFHS collected data from Jordanian and Syrian households.
2017-18 Jordan Key Indicators Report »
95% of Senegal’s health facilities offer at least 4 temporary modern methods of family planning.
2016 Senegal Continuous SPA »
Women in Tajikistan have an average of 3.8 children.
2017 Tajikistan 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.



Determinants of Maternal Care Seeking in Kenya (English)
Maternal Health Indicators in High-Priority Counties of Kenya: Levels and Inequities (English)
Barriers to Family Planning Use in Eastern Nepal: Results from a Mixed Methods Study (English)



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Barriers to Family Planning Use in Eastern Nepal
The newly released mixed-methods study focuses on some of the unique contraceptive challenges faced by married women in Eastern Nepal with migrant husbands. Read more.

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