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China World Health Survey 2002

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
China WHO Study on Global AGEing and Adult Health (SAGE) Wave 0
Geography 
China (CHN)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2002 - 12/2002
Series or system 
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The China 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. The China WHS 2002 was also used to establish a baseline cohort for the WHO Study on Global AGEing and Adult Health (SAGE), and is alternately known as SAGE Wave 0.

Keywords 
Adult mortality, Alcohol use, Alcohol use disorders, Amputation, Antenatal care, Antihypertensive drugs, Antimalarials, Antiretroviral therapy, Anxiety, Assets, Asthma, Back pain, Breathing difficulty, Burns, Cataracts, Causes of death, Child health care, Child mortality, Children, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Corrective lenses, Cough, DTP vaccines, Dental care, Dentists, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Drownings, Drug consumption, Edentulism, Education, Emergency care, Employment, Exposure to forces of nature, Eye examinations, Falls, Family composition, Family planning, Fever, Fruits and vegetables, General surgery, HIV and AIDS, Health behaviors, Health care access, Health care costs, Health care expenditures, Health care services, Health care use, Health insurance, Health status, Hearing loss, Height, Homicide, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household expenditures, Household heat, Immunization, Income, Infant mortality, Injuries, Insecticide-treated bednets, Insulin, Intentional injuries, Ischemic heart disease, Languages, Length of stay, Limited mobility, Live births, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Marital status, Maternal care, Maternal mortality, Measles, Medicines, Mental health symptoms, Mobility aids, Mortality, Musculoskeletal diseases, Nonprofits, Nurses, Occupations, Oral conditions, Osteoarthritis, Outpatient facilities, PMTCT, Pain, Pap smears, Paralysis, Personal caregivers, Pharmacies, Pharmacists, Physical activity, Physicians, Place of delivery, Poisonings, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Prostheses and implants, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Road traffic injuries, Safety, Sanitation, Schizophrenia, Screening mammography, Seizures, Sexual behavior, Sibling survival, Skilled birth attendants, Suicide, Tobacco use, Traditional healers, Traditional medicine, Training programs, Transportation, Tuberculosis, Unintentional injuries, Unipolar depressive disorders, Upper respiratory infections, VCT, Vaccination cards, Verbal autopsy, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Vomiting, Organized violence, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Weight change, Household water treatment, Body mass index, Rose Angina Questionnaire, Cohort study, FFQ, Occupation codes
Citation
Publication year 
2005
Suggested citation 
World Health Organization (WHO). China World Health Survey 2002. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization (WHO), 2005.