Half of households in Timor-Leste use an improved sanitation facility.
2016 Timor-Leste DHS »
49% of women and 38% of men age 35-64 in Haiti have high blood pressure.
2016-17 Haiti DHS »
In Ghana, the maternal mortality ratio is 310 deaths per 100,000 live births in the 7-year period before the survey.
2017 Ghana MHS »
Nearly 7 in 10 pregnant women in Rwanda slept under an insecticide-treated net the night before the survey.
2017 Rwanda MIS »
The 2017-18 Jordan PFHS collected data from Jordanian and Syrian households.
2017-18 Jordan Key Indicators Report »
7 out of 10 health facilities that provide child vaccination services in DRC had all basic childhood vaccines available on the day of the survey.
2017-18 DRC SPA »
Women in Pakistan have an average of 3.6 children.
2017-18 Pakistan DHS Key Indicators Report »

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