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Rural and Urban Correlates of Stunting Among Under-Five Children in Sierra Leone: A 2019 Nationwide Cross-Sectional Survey
Author(s): Quraish Sserwanja, Kassim Kamara, Linet M. Mutisya, Milton W. Musaba, and Shirin Ziaei
Journal: Nutrition and Metabolic Insights (SEP 2021) , DOI:
Topic(s): Anthropometry/Biomarkers , Child Health and Development , Household and Respondent Characteristics , Nutrition
Country(s): Sierra Leone
Women’s empowerment and female genital mutilation intention for daughters in Sierra Leone: a multilevel analysis
Author(s): Edward Kwabena Ameyaw, Seun Anjorin, Bright Opoku Ahinkorah, Abdul-Aziz Seidu, Olalekan A. Uthman, Mpho Keetile, and Sanni Yaya
Journal: BMC Women's Health (MAY 2021) , Volume 21, Article number: 200; DOI:
Topic(s): Female Genital Cutting , Gender
Country(s): Sierra Leone
Socioeconomic inequalities in curative healthcare-seeking for children under five before and after the free healthcare initiative in Sierra Leone: analysis of population-based survey data
Author(s): Joel D Bognini, Sekou Samadoulougou, Mady Ouedraogo, Tiga David Kangoye, Carine Van Malderen, Halidou Tinto, and Fati Kirakoya-Samadoulougou
Journal: International Journal for Equity in Health (MAY 2021) , 21(1); DOI: 10.1186/s12939-021-01474-7
Topic(s): Child Health and Development , Other , Wealth/Socioeconomics
Country(s): Sierra Leone
Consequences of school closure on access to education: Lessons from the 2013-2016 Ebola pandemic
Author(s): William C. Smith
Journal: International Review of Education (APR 2021) , DOI: 10.1007/s11159-021-09900-2
Topic(s): Education , Youth
Country(s): Guinea, Sierra Leone
Mind the gap: what explains the rural-nonrural inequality in diarrhoea among under-five children in low and medium-income countries? A decomposition analysis
Author(s): A. F. Fagbamigbe, F. F. Oyinlola, O. M. Morakinyo, A. S. Adebowale, O. S. Fagbamigbe, and A. O. Uthman
Journal: BMC Public Health (MAR 2021) , Volume 21; DOI:
Topic(s): Child Health and Development , Household and Respondent Characteristics
Country(s): Multiple African Countries, Comoros, Ethiopia, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda, Cameroon, Congo Democratic Republic, Chad, Gabon, Congo, Egypt, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Mali, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Benin, Niger, Sierra Leone, Togo, Gambia, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Cambodia, Philippines, Multiple Asian Countries, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Nepal, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Yemen, Jordan, Armenia, Multiple L.A/Caribbean Countries, Guatemala, Haiti, Peru, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Multiple Regions, Papua New Guinea, Albania, Myanmar, Timor-Leste
Oral rehydration therapies in Senegal, Mali, and Sierra Leone: a spatial analysis of changes over time and implications for policy
Author(s): Kirsten E. Wiens, Lauren E. Schaeffer, Samba O. Sow, Babacar Ndoye, Carrie Jo Cain, Mathew M. Baumann, Kimberly B. Johnson, Paulina A. Lindstedt, Brigette F. Blacker, Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, Natalie M. Cormier, Farah Daoud, Lucas Earl, Tamer Farag, Ibrahim A. Khalil, Damaris K. Kinyoki, Heidi J. Larson, Kate E. LeGrand, Aubrey J. Cook, Deborah C. Malta, Johan C. Mansson, Benjamin K. Mayala, et al.
Journal: BMC Medicine (DEC 2020) , Volume 18, Article number: 405
Topic(s): Child Health and Development , Geographic Information
Country(s): Mali, Senegal, Sierra Leone
A predictive model and socioeconomic and demographic determinants of under-five mortality in Sierra Leone
Author(s): Eunice Twumwaa Tagoe, Pascal Agbadi, Emmanuel K. Nakua, Precious Adade Duodu, Jerry John Nutor, and Justice Moses K. Aheto
Journal: Heliyon (MAR 2020) , Published online; DOI: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2020.e03508
Topic(s): Child Health and Development , Infant and Child Mortality
Country(s): Sierra Leone
Skilled birth attendance in Sierra Leone, Niger, and Mali: analysis of demographic and health surveys
Author(s): Edward Kwabena Ameyaw, and Kwamena Sekyi Dickson
Journal: BMC Public Health (FEB 2020) , 20(164): 1-10; DOI: 10.1186/s12889-020-8258-z
Topic(s): Maternal Health
Country(s): Multiple African Countries, Mali, Niger, Sierra Leone
Factors associated with the upsurge in the use of delivery care services in Sierra Leone
Author(s): Tsawe M, and Sathiya Susuman A
Journal: Public Health (DEC 2019) , 180: 74-81; DOI: 10.1016/j.puhe.2019.11.002
Topic(s): Maternal Health , Other
Country(s): Sierra Leone
Examining inequality of opportunity in the use of maternal and reproductive health interventions in Sierra Leone
Author(s): Mluleki Tsawe, and A Sathiya Susuman
Journal: Journal of Public Health (MAR 2019) , Published online; DOI: 10.1093/pubmed/fdz023
Topic(s): Family Planning , Maternal Health , Other , Wealth/Socioeconomics
Country(s): Sierra Leone
The effects of household and community context on mortality among children under five in Sierra Leone: Evidence from the 2013 Demographic and Health Survey
Author(s): Lilipramawanty Kewok Liwin, and Brian Houle
Journal: Demographic Research (FEB 2019) , 40(Article 11): 279-306; DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2019.40.11
Topic(s): Child Health and Development , Infant and Child Mortality
Country(s): Sierra Leone
The impact of education on women’s preferences for gender equality: Evidence from Sierra Leone
Author(s): Colin Cannonier, and Naci Mocan
Journal: Journal of Demographic Economics (MAR 2018) , 84(1): 3-40; DOI: 10.1017/dem.2016.12
Topic(s): Education , Gender , Wealth/Socioeconomics
Country(s): Sierra Leone
Proximate Context of HIV Stigma and Its Association with HIV Testing in Sierra Leone: A Population-Based Study
Author(s): J. Daniel Kelly, Sheri D. Weiser, Alexander C. Tsai,
Journal: AIDS and Behavior (JAN 2016) , 20(1): 65–70; DOI: 10.1007/s10461-015-1035-9
Topic(s): HIV/AIDS
Country(s): Sierra Leone
Factors Associated with HIV Prevalence and HIV Testing in Sierra Leone: Findings from the 2008 Demographic Health Survey
Author(s): Nataliya Brima, Fiona Burns, Ibidun Fakoya, Brima Kargbo, Suleiman Conteh, and Andrew Copas
Journal: PLOS ONE (OCT 2015) , 10(10): e0137055; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0137055
Topic(s): HIV/AIDS
Country(s): Sierra Leone
The usefulness of a handwashing proxy in large household surveys
Author(s): Victoria Shelus, and Orlando L. Hernandez
Journal: Journal of Water Sanitation and Hygiene for Development (AUG 2015) , 5(4) 565-573; DOI: 10.2166/washdev.2015.184
Topic(s): Child Health and Development , Household and Respondent Characteristics
Country(s): Multiple African Countries, Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, Ghana, Malawi, Sierra Leone
Who benefits from removing user fees for facility-based delivery services? Evidence on socioeconomic differences from Ghana, Senegal and Sierra Leone
Author(s): McKinnon B, Harper S, and Kaufman JS
Journal: Social Science and Medicine (JUN 2015) , 135:117-23; DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.05.003
Topic(s): Maternal Health , Wealth/Socioeconomics
Country(s): Multiple African Countries, Ghana, Senegal, Sierra Leone
Female genital mutilation: a multi-country study
Author(s): Koustuv Dalal, Ming-Shinn Lee, Gainel Ussatayeva, and Mervyn Gifford
Journal: Health MED: Journal of Society for development in new net environment in B&H (APR 2015) , 9(4): 161
Topic(s): Female Genital Cutting
Country(s): Egypt, Guinea, Mali, Sierra Leone, Multiple African Countries
Malaria morbidity and mortality in Ebola-affected countries caused by decreased health-care capacity, and the potential effect of mitigation strategies: a modelling analysis
Author(s): Patrick G T Walker, Michael T White, Jamie T Griffin, Alison Reynolds, Neil M Ferguson, and Azra C Ghani
Journal: Lancet (APR 2015) , Publication stage: In Press Corrected Proof; Published Online: 23 April 2015; DOI:
Topic(s): Malaria , Other
Country(s): Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Multiple African Countries
Does community poverty reduce children’s school attendance more at primary education than at secondary education? Evidence from post-conflict Sierra Leone
Author(s): Mamusu Kamanda
Journal: Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education (MAR 2015) , Published online: 18 Mar 2015; DOI: 10.1080/03057925.2014.1002077
Topic(s): Education , Wealth/Socioeconomics
Country(s): Sierra Leone
Reduced vaccination and the risk of measles and other childhood infections post-Ebola
Author(s): Takahashi S, Metcalf CJ, Ferrari MJ, Moss WJ, Truelove SA, Tatem AJ, Grenfell BT, and Lessler J
Journal: Science (MAR 2015) , 347(6227):1240-2. doi: 10.1126/science.aaa3438.
Topic(s): Child Health and Development
Country(s): Multiple African Countries, Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone
Fighting Undernutrition and Child Mortality in Sierra Leone
Author(s): S Bangura
Journal: African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development (DEC 2013) , Vol 13, No 5,
Topic(s): Child Health and Development , Infant and Child Mortality , Nutrition
Country(s): Sierra Leone
Female Genital Mutilation in Sierra Leone: Forms, Reliability of Reported Status, and Accuracy of Related Demographic and Health Survey Questions
Author(s): Owolabi Bjälkander, Donald S. Grant, Vanja Berggren, Heli Bathija, and Lars Almroth
Journal: Obstetrics and Gynecoly International (SEP 2013) , 2013:680926. doi: 10.1155/2013/680926.
Topic(s): Female Genital Cutting
Country(s): Sierra Leone
Socioeconomic status and the prevalence of fever in children under age five: evidence from four sub-Saharan African countries
Author(s): Jacob Novignon, Justice Nonvignon
Journal: BMC Research Notes (JUL 2012) , 2012, 5:380 doi:10.1186/1756-0500-5-380
Topic(s): Child Health and Development
Country(s): Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Multiple African Countries
Measuring the Performance of Vaccination Programs Using Cross-Sectional Surveys: A Likelihood Framework and Retrospective Analysis
Author(s): Justin Lessler, C. Jessica E. Metcalf, Rebecca F. Grais, Francisco J. Luquero, Derek A. T. Cummings, Bryan T. Grenfell
Journal: PLOS Medicine (OCT 2011) , 8(10): e1001110. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001110
Topic(s): Child Health and Development
Country(s): Ghana, Sierra Leone, Madagascar
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