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Maldives: Standard DHS, 2009
Country: Maldives
Contract Phase: DHS-V
Recode Structure: DHS-V
Implementing Organization: Ministry of Health
Fieldwork: January 2009 - October 2009
Status: Completed
Households: Sample Size: 6443
Female: (Ever Married Women)
Age: 15 to 49
Sample Size: 7131
Male: (Ever Married Men)
Age: 15 to 64
Sample Size: 1727
Facilities: N/A
Survey Characteristics
  • Alcohol Consumption
  • Anthropometry
  • Birth Registration
  • Blood Pressure Questions
  • Child Labor
  • Diabetes Questions
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Health Expenditures
  • Health Insurance
  • HIV Behavior
  • HIV Knowledge
  • Men's Survey
  • Micronutrients
  • Migration
  • Reproductive Calendar
  • Tobacco Use
  • Tuberculosis Questions
  • Youth
Survey Datasets
Data Available
HIV Testing
Not Collected
GPS Datasets
Not Collected
SPA Datasets
Not Applicable
CAUTION FOR MEN’S DATA FILES: The response rate to the male interview was inordinately low (interviews were completed with 54 percent of the men who were eligible for interview); therefore, any user of the men’s data should be aware that the data may not accurately represent the wider Maldivian male population.

MVOD50*.ZIP (Other Data): - This comes from the Youth & Young Adult Questionnaire.