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Document Type
Analytical Studies
Publication Topic(s)
Child Health, Household and Respondent Characteristics, Wealth/Socioeconomics
Country(s)
Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Kenya, Madagascar, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Zambia
Language
English
Author(s)
Anastasia J. Gage, A. Elisabeth Sommerfelt, Andrea L. Piani and Macro International Inc. Calverton, Maryland, USA
Publication Date
May 1996
Publication ID
AR1

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Abstract:

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.