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Bangladesh World Health Survey 2003

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General Info
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2003 - 12/2003
Series or system 
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The Bangladesh WHS focuses on the health system and population health. It covers household demographics, health care services and expenditures, ambulatory services, health insurance coverage, and individual health status.

Keywords 
Adult mortality, Alcohol use, Alcohol use disorders, Ambulances, Amputation, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antihypertensive drugs, Assets, Asthma, Back pain, Breathing difficulty, Burns, Cataracts, Causes of death, Child health care, Child mortality, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, Dental care, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Disability, Drownings, Edentulism, Education, Education expenditures, Electricity, Emergency care, Employment, Ethnicity, Exposure to forces of nature, Eye examinations, Falls, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Fertility, Fever, Food expenditures, Fruits, Fruits and vegetables, General surgery, Gynecology, HIV and AIDS, Health behaviors, Health care access, Health care costs, Health care expenditures, Health care services, Health care use, Health education, Health facilities, Health insurance, Health status, Hearing loss, Height, Homicide, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household expenditures, Household heat, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Immunization, Income, Infant mortality, Injuries, Insecticide-treated bednets, Insulin, Ischemic heart disease, Languages, Length of stay, Summary birth history, Live births, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal care, Maternal mortality, Medicines, Mental and behavioral disorders, Mobility aids, Mortality, Musculoskeletal diseases, Nonprofits, Oral conditions, Osteoarthritis, Outpatient facilities, PMTCT, Pain, Pap smears, Paralysis, Personal health expenditures, Physical activity, Poisonings, Pregnancy, Prescriptions, Private health facilities, Prostheses and implants, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Road traffic injuries, Rose Angina Questionnaire, Safety, Sanitation, Schizophrenia, Screening mammography, Seizures, Sexual behavior, Sibling survival, Siblings, Skilled birth attendants, Sleep, Sleep disorders, Suicide, Telephones, Tobacco use, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Tuberculosis, Unipolar depressive disorders, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vegetables, Verbal autopsy, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Organized violence, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Weight change, Household water treatment, Body mass index, Place of delivery, FFQ
Citation
Publication year 
2005
Suggested citation 

World Health Organization (WHO). Bangladesh World Health Survey 2003. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization (WHO), 2005.