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Bangladesh Maternal Health Services and Maternal Mortality Survey 2001

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
BMMS 2001
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2001 - 06/2001
Series or system 
Bangladesh Maternal Mortality and Health Service Survey
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
  • Verbal autopsy
Summary 

The first Maternal Health Services and Maternal Mortality Survey was conducted in order to assist the country's Health and Family Planning Program. For the 2001 survey, a total of 103,796 women and 99,202 households were successfully interviewed on reproductive and child health, maternity care, maternal mortality, household characteristics and health care use.

Citation
Suggested citation 
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (Bangladesh), National Institute of Population Research and Training (NIPORT). Bangladesh Maternal Health Services and Maternal Mortality Survey 2001.