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Belize Family Health Survey 1991


General Info
Belize (BLZ)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1991 - 02/1991
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

Part of the Reproductive Health Survey series, the 1991 Belize Family Health Survey was a national health interview survey with a focus on fertility, child morbidity and mortality, contraceptive behavior, use of health services, and health literacy relating to HIV/AIDS. The survey data is representative for rural and urban areas separately, with a sampling frame was based on the 1990 Population and Housing Census. The survey used a single questionnaire for women ages 15-49.

Suggested citation 
Belize Central Statistical Office, Belize Family Life Association, Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Ministry of Health (Belize). Belize Family Health Survey 1991. Atlanta, United States: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).