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.


Quality and Consistency of DHS Fertility Estimates, 1990 to 2012 (English)
Family Planning in Mali: Further Analysis of the 2012-13 Demographic and Health Survey (English, French)
Infant Survival Outcomes in Guinea in Light of Improved Maternal and Child Care: Further Analysis of the 2005 and 2012 Demographic and Health Surveys (English, French)



New DHS Model Questionnaires
DHS Model Questionnaires have been revised and are now available for download. The DHS Program would like to thank all stakeholders who provided suggestions for the content. DHS modules are currently under review.
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Celebrating 30 Years of DHS
2014 marks the 30th anniversary for the USAID-funded DHS Program. We have created a blog series which highlights many different stories of DHS over the years. Over the course of this next month, you will hear from DHS leaders on topics ranging from gender and women's issues in the DHS to nutrition in India, data processing and collection methods to experiences from the first DHS in Liberia.

30 years of milestones - Fellows Program, #Mobileapp, user forum, & of course, o...

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Recent Blog

The Nutrition Landscape in India

This post is part of a series commemorating 30 years of The DHS Program. By Fred Arnold Historically, India has suffered through devast...

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Recent Video

Technical Deputy Director Fred Arnold talks about highlights & innovations in The DHS Program's 30 year history....

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