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.
Report reveals sex exploitation still rampant at workplaces in Malawi
"...one-third of women have ever experienced physical violence since the age of 15, one in five women have ever experienced sexual violence and more than four in 10 married have experienced spousal violence, whether or sexual or emotional."