Survey Summary

Pakistan: Standard DHS, 2017-18
Survey Datasets
Data Available
HIV Testing
Not Collected
GPS Datasets
Data Available
SPA Datasets
Not Applicable
Country: Pakistan
Contract Phase: DHS-7
Recode Structure: DHS-7
Implementing Organization: The National Institute of Population Studies (NIPS)
Fieldwork: November 2017 - April 2018
Status: Completed
Households: Sample Size: 14540
Female: Ever Married Women
Age: 15 to 49
Sample Size: 15068
Male: Ever Married Men
Age: 15 to 49
Sample Size: 3691
Facilities: N/A
Survey Characteristics
  • Abortion
  • Anthropometry
  • Birth registration
  • CAFÉ survey
  • Calendar
  • Cooking fuel
  • Disability
  • Domestic violence
  • Fieldworker characteristics
  • GPS/georeferenced
  • Men's survey
  • Migration
  • Pregnancy history
  • Service availability
  • Tobacco use

National figures and background characteristics of the 2017-18 PDHS excludes Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan regions. As the 2012-13 PDHS included Gilgit Baltistan, trend analysis should be done with caution.