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Colombia Demographic and Health Survey 1990

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta de Prevalencia, Demografía y Salud 1990
Geography 
Colombia (COL)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
05/1990 - 08/1990
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The Colombia Demographic and Health Survey 1990 was part of phase 2 of the DHS series. DHS is a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey whichovers population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

The survey was completed by 8,644 women between the ages of 15 and 49 in 7,412 households. In addition to the standard modules, it also collected data about intra-family violence.

Citation
Publisher 
Publication year 
1991
Suggested citation 
Macro International, Inc.; Institute for Resource Development, Profamilia (Colombia). Colombia Demographic and Health Survey 1990. Fairfax, United States: ICF International, 1991.