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Bangladesh Maternal Mortality and Health Care Survey 2016

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
BMMS 2016
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2011 - 12/2016
Data type
Survey:
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Verbal autopsy
Summary 

The Bangladesh Maternal Mortality and Health Care Survey (BMMS) 2016 investigated causes of maternal deaths as well as antenatal, postnatal, and obstetric care and health care utilization from 2011-2016. The survey targeted ever-married women ages 13 to 49 in 298,284 households (with a household response rate of 99 percent). A previous BMMS survey was carried out in 2010.

Citation
Suggested citation 
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (Bangladesh), Mitra and Associates, National Institute of Population Research and Training (NIPORT), USAID, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). Bangladesh Maternal Mortality and Health Care Survey 2016.