In Pakistan, the modern contraceptive prevalence rate among married women is 25%.
2017-18 Pakistan DHS »
In Jordan, 86% of children age 12-23 months received all 8 basic vaccinations.
2017-18 Jordan Population & Family Health Survey (PFHS) »
More than 7 in 10 households in Benin have access to an improved source of drinking water.
2017-18 Benin EDS »
In Tanzania, 7% of children age 6-59 months tested positive for malaria by a rapid diagnostic test.
2017 Tanzania MIS »
2/3 of health facilities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo have a regular source of electricity.
2017-18 DRC SPA »
In Bangladesh, the availability of basic child health services (curative care for sick children, growth monitoring, and vaccination) has increased from 52% of all facilities in 2014 to 77% in 2017.
2017 Bangladesh Health Facility Survey Key Indicators Report »
In Nigeria, 29% of children under 6 months are exclusively breastfed.
2018 Nigeria DHS Key Indicators Report »

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Benin: DHS, 2017-18 - Final Report (French)



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