The Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) Program has collected, analyzed, and disseminated accurate and representative data on population, health, HIV, and nutrition through more than 400 surveys in over 90 countries.
DHS-8 Questionnaires Now Available
The DHS Program is pleased to share our updated questionnaires for DHS-8. After careful consideration of each submission during the open comment period, we made numerous changes to better meet existing and emerging data needs in global health. A brief summary document was also developed highlighting the revision process and new content in the core questionnaires.
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DHS-VII Recode Manual Now Available
The DHS-VII Recode Manual describes each DHS data file and the variables contained in them. Dataset users are strongly encouraged to download the DHS recode manual for use with all recode files.
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