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.

Dec 6, 2015
US partnership with Bangladesh to continue Bernicat


"...There have been vast improvements in childhood nutrition over the past decade, but as the 2014 Bangladesh Demographic and Health Survey indicates, too many children continue to suffer from chronic malnutrition, where 36 percent of children under the age of 5 are stunted."

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