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.
The Questionnaire Review portal on The DHS Program User Forum is NOW OPEN!
Feedback on DHS core questionnaires is now being accepted on our User Forum. Submit your ideas and review the suggestions of other individuals and agencies March 6th-April 4th. Go to the DHS User Forum>>
Women's Lives and Challenges: Equality and Empowerment since 2000
Our new report, among the most extensive recent assessments of women's status, looks at women's progress in four continents and more than 45 countries. Based on almost 100 national surveys,Women's Lives and Challenges: Equality and Empowerment since 2000, evaluates levels and trends in women's access to education and health care, employment, domestic decision-making, and experience of violence.
More than half of women in Colombia complete secondary school. #WomensLives
The Women's Lives and Challenges: Empowerment and Equality since 2000 report assesses progress made toward gender equality and women's empowerment since the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were adopted in 2000. It summarizes findings from 95 surveys conducted by DHS in 47 countries from 2000 to 2011. [...]
March 8 is International Women's Day. Follow @DHSprogram as we share data on #WomensLives. #IWD2014
Women's lives are improving, but data show that progress is too slow. USAID has the statistics we need. Their Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) Program captures data that can inspire the most effective programming for change. This video highlights key findings of Women's Lives and Challenges: Equality and Empowerment since 2000. http://dhsprogram.com/publications/publication-OD66-Other-Documents.cfm
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