45% of households in Bangladesh have access to an improved, not shared sanitation facility.
2014 Bangladesh DHS »
About 1 in every 19 Kenyan children does not survive to their fifth birthday.
2014 Kenya DHS »
In Rwanda, under-5 mortality has sharply declined from 152 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2005 to 50 in 2014-15.
2014-15 Rwanda DHS »
In Kenya, 4 in 10 households have enough long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) to cover each household member, assuming one LLIN is used by two people.
2015 Kenya MIS »
9% of all health facilities in Bangladesh offer any tuberculosis diagnostic services.
2014 Bangladesh Health Facility Survey »
Almost half of births are being delivered in a health facility, and just over half are assisted by a skilled provider. 
2015 Afghanistan DHS Key Indicators Report »
In Zimbabwe, 66% of currently married women use a modern method of contraception.
2015 Zimbabwe 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.

 RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Rwanda: DHS, 2014-15 - Final Report (English)
 
Kenya: 2015 - MIS Final Report (English)
 
Performance of Enzyme Immunoassays for HIV Serology in Surveys Conducted by The Demographic and Health Surveys Program (English)

 RECENT DATASETS

REVISED DHS MODEL QUESTIONNAIRES 

Regional Health Data Mapping Workshop
The DHS Program is searching for potential participants for a Regional Health Data Mapping Workshop. The workshop will be held from August 8-12, 2016, in Accra, Ghana. The workshop will focus on the application of GIS in public health, specifically using maps for better program and policy decision making. Learn more>>

Model Datasets
The DHS Program has created model datasets so users can become familiar with datasets without having to register for access. These datasets have been created strictly for practice and do not represent any country's actual data. Learn more>>

The #ZDHS2015 interviewed 9,955 women & 8,396 men. Key Indicators Report: http://bit.ly/ZIMKIR

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Building Awareness of the Link between Fistula and Gender-Based Violence

Genital fistula, an abnormal hole between the vagina and rectum or bladder that causes urinary or fecal incontinence, is a devastating,...

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Part 1 in our video series of Key Findings from the 2014-15 Tanzania Service Provision Assessment (SPA) provides an introduction to the...

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