DHS in the News

DHS in the News

Journalists worldwide write about The DHS Program results. The dissemination of DHS, SPA and HIV data is often widely covered by media in survey countries, but journalists also use The DHS Program data throughout the year as background information for their stories, or to compare health and development indicators across countries. These data are also used by journalists in the United States and other developed countries, as it is considered the gold standard of population, health and nutrition data. Below are some examples of recent news coverage. Please note: The links below are to websites outside The DHS Program.

Apr 20, 2013
Service utilisation linked to womens empowerment


"Women's empowerment and spousal violence are interrelated with service utilisation and health outcomes, showed an analysis of Women's Empowerment and Spousal Violence in Relation to Health Outcomes in Nepal based on Nepal Demographic and Health Survey—2011..."

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