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Document Type
Analytical Studies
Publication Topic(s)
Gender, Domestic Violence
Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Moldova, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Dominican Republic, Haiti
Michelle J. Hindin and Sunita Kishor and Donna L. Ansara and Macro International Inc. Calverton, Maryland, USA
Publication Date
December 2008
Publication ID

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Analytical studies emphasize policy and program-relevant themes and research questions. Although these analyses typically involve use of DHS data from fewer countries than comparative reports, most are multi-country in approach so as to allow broad interpretation.