DHS in the News

Journalists worldwide write about The DHS Program results. The dissemination of DHS, SPA and HIV data is often widely covered by media in survey countries, but journalists also use The DHS Program data throughout the year as background information for their stories, or to compare health and development indicators across countries. These data are also used by journalists in the United States and other developed countries, as it is considered the gold standard of population, health and nutrition data. Below are some examples of recent news coverage. Please note: The links below are to websites outside The DHS Program.

Jun 13, 2018
Goedgedacht A South African Success Story

Aidan Jones
HUFFINGTON POST (Goedgedacht, South Africa)

"Statistics South Africa's 2016 South Africa Demographic and Health Surveyreported that 27 percent of children between 0 and 5 years old were stunted..."

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