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Document Type
Comparative Reports
Publication Topic(s)
Household and Respondent Characteristics, Wealth/Socioeconomics
Language
English
Author(s)
Shea Oscar Rutstein and Kiersten Johnson, MEASURE DHS+, ORC Macro, Calverton, Maryland, USA
Publication Date
August 2004
Publication ID
CR6

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Abstract:

Comparative reports are descriptive in their approach, contrasting findings from many countries to search for trends and patterns in important health and population indicators. The reports serve largely as reference documents and typically draw on all available DHS (and sometimes other) data collected over a recent time period.