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Brazil Demographic and Health Survey 1991


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Pesquisa sobre Saúde Familiar no Nordeste Brasil 1991
Brazil (BRA)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/1991 - 12/1991
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative

Part of phase 2 of the DHS series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Covers population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

Suggested citation 
Brazilian Society for Family Welfare (BEMFAM), Macro International, Inc. Brazil Demographic and Health Survey 1991. Fairfax, United States: ICF International.