Gage, Anastasia J., A. Elisabeth Sommerfelt, and Andrea L. Piani. 1996. Household Structure, Socioeconomic Level, and Child Health in sub-Saharan Africa. DHS Analytical Reports No. 1. Calverton, Maryland, USA: Macro International
This report provides some insight into variations in household structure in sub-Saharan Africa and the relationship of household structure and socioeconomic status to children's health outcomes. The analysis focuses on complete immunization coverage and the management of diarrhea in 11 countries.