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Angola Demographic and Health Survey 2015-2016

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Inquérito de Indicadores Múltiplos e de Saúde (IIMS) 2015-2016
Geography 
Angola (AGO)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
10/2015 - 03/2016
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The Angola Demographic and Health Survey 2015-2016, also known as the Angola Survey of Multiple Indicators and Health (Inquérito de Indicadores Múltiplos e de Saúde (IIMS)) 2015-2016, is part of phase 7 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, and phase 5 or the Multiple Indicator Cluster Surey (MICS) series. Topics commonly covered in DHS and MICS include: child and maternal health, family planning, nutrition, health behaviors, health care access, health care use, and immunization. For the 2015-2016 Angola DHS, 14,379 women ages 15-49 and 5,684 men ages 15-59 were successfully interviewed from 16,109 households. Blood tests were conducted on all consenting respondents for the presence of malaria, anemia and HIV infection.

Keywords 
Abortion, Adult mortality, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Analgesics, Anemia, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antihelminthics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Antiretroviral therapy, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Blood tests, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Children, Circumcision, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diarrhea, Disability, Domestic migration, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Emergency contraception, Employment, Employment benefits, Environmental tobacco smoke, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female Infertility, Fertility, Fever, HIV and AIDS, Health care use, Health education, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health promotion, Hearing loss, Height, Hemoglobin, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, IUDs, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Insecticide-treated bednets, International migration, Internet, Iodine supplements, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Languages, Length of stay, Lighting, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Menstruation, Mental and behavioral disorders, Micronutrient supplements, Mortality, Multiple births, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Paralysis, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Pneumococcal vaccines, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Preventive interventions, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Respiratory infections, Rotavirus vaccines, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Smokeless tobacco use, Summary birth history, Symptoms, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco use, Traditional birth control, Transportation, Vaccination cards, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Working conditions, Yellow fever vaccines
Citation
Publisher 
Publication year 
2017
Suggested citation 
ICF International, Ministry of Health (Angola), National Institute of Statistics (Angola), United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Angola Demographic and Health Survey 2015-2016. Fairfax, United States: ICF International, 2017.