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Burkina Faso National Nutrition Survey 2016


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête Nutritionnelle Nationale 2016
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
09/2016 - 09/2016
Series or system 
Burkina Faso National Nutrition Survey
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative

The National Nutrition Survey conducted in 2016 collected data on feeding practices, malnutrition, obesity, morbidity, Vitamin A supplmentation coverage, and de-worming efforts. Data were collected from 9,599 children under 5 years of age canvassed from 10,849 households. 

The survey adopted the Standardized Monitoring and Assessment of Relief and Transitions (SMART) methodology to collect data.

Suggested citation 
Ministry of Health (Burkina Faso), National Institute of Statistics and Demography (Burkina Faso). Burkina Faso National Nutrition Survey 2016.