Half of households in Timor-Leste use an improved sanitation facility.
2016 Timor-Leste DHS »
Adults in India suffer from a dual burden of malnutrition. Almost ¼ of women (23%) and 20% of men are thin, while 21% of women and 19% of men are overweight or obese.
2015-16 India NFHS »
48% of men in Burundi own a mobile phone, compared to 24% of women.
2016-17 Burundi DHS »
82% of the household population in Togo has access to an insecticide-treated net.
2017 Togo 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 Tajikistan have an average of 3.8 children.
2017 Tajikistan DHS Key Indicators Report »

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Effective Coverage of Facility Delivery in Bangladesh, Haiti, Malawi, Nepal, Senegal, and Tanzania (English)
 
The Association of Deforestation and Other Environmental Factors with Child Health and Mortality (English)
 
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Barriers to Family Planning Use in Eastern Nepal
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