In Tchad, 23% of married women have an unmet need for family planning.
2014-15 Tchad EDS-MICS »
According to the 2014 LDHS, 84% of women and 63% of men age 15-49 have ever been tested for HIV and received the results.
2014 Lesotho DHS »
43% of households in Senegal use an improved sanitation facility.
2015 Senegal Continuous DHS »
In Nigeria, more than one-quarter (27%) of children under 5 tested positive for malaria by microscopy.
2015 Nigeria MIS »
In Ethiopia, 38% of children under 5 are stunted, or too short for their age.
2016 Ethiopia DHS Key Indicators Report »
76% of all health facilities in Senegal offer normal delivery services, while just 4% can perform a cesarean section.
2015 Senegal Continuous SPA »
In Myanmar, 55% of children age 12-23 months have received all basic vaccinations.
2015-16 Myanmar 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.


Trends in Child Health in Nigeria, 2003-2013 (English)
Trends in Maternal Health in Nigeria, 2003-2013 (English)
Trends in Reproductive Behavior in Nigeria, 2003-2013 (English)



Collaboration Yields New Disability Questionnaire Module
The U.S. Agency for International Development, The Demographic and Health Surveys Program, and the Washington Group on Disability Statistics are proud to announce the result of their collaboration:  the Demographic and Health Surveys Disability Module. Learn more>>

Now accepting applications for the 2017 Francophone and Anglophone Regional DHS and MIS Malaria Analysis Workshops
The DHS Program is accepting applications for two eight-day malaria data analysis workshops, one anglophone and one francophone. Applications will be accepted from teams living and working in malaria-endemic Sub-Saharan African countries. Learn more about the francophone workshop>>  Learn more about the angolphone workshop>>

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From National to Local: A New Way to Leverage DHS Data

In DHS survey final reports, data are presented on a national or first-level administrative sub-national level. However, this is usuall...

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