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Brazil National Survey on Health and Nutrition 1989

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Pesquisa Nacional Sobre Saúde e Nutrição
Geography 
Brazil (BRA)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
07/1989 - 09/1989
Data type
Survey:
  • Household
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

This one-time survey, abbreviated as PNSN, provides demographic, health, and nutritional information on Brazil's population. The nationally representative sample of 17,920 households was surveyed on topics of housing conditions, employment and economic activities, fertility and pregnancy, breastfeeding, nutritional programs, self-reported health issues, and health care use. Anthropomorpohic measurements were taken of 62,000 participants.

Citation
Suggested citation 

National Institute of Food and Nutrition (INAN) (Brazil), Institute of Applied Economic Research (IPEA) (Brazil), Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR). Brazil National Survey on Health and Nutrition 1989. Ann Arbor, United States: Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR).