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Dominican Republic Special Demographic and Health Survey 2013

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Sociodemográfica y sobre VIH/SIDA en los Bateyes Estatales de la República Dominicana 2013 (BATEYES 2013)
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
07/2013 - 10/2013
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The 2013 Dominican Republic Special Demographic and Health Survey, also known as the 2013 Sociodemographic and HIV/AIDS survey in the Bateyes of the Dominican Republic (BATEYES 2013) was conducted in conjunction with the 2013 Dominican Republic Demographic and Health Survey (DHS). The 2013 Dominican Republic Special DHS is part of phase 7 of the DHS series and is representative of the total of the Batey villages in the Dominican Republic. The questionnaires for the Bateyes sample are the same used in the 2013 Dominican Republic DHS. 1,707 women ages 15-49 and 2,101 men ages 15-59 were interviewed from 2,569 households.

Keywords 
Abortion, Age at first sex, Alcohol use, Anogenital herpes, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Antihelminthics, Antimotility drugs, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth place, Birth weight, Blood pressure, Blood tests, Breast cancer, Breastfeeding, Caesarean section, Calcium, Cancers, Cardiovascular surgical procedures, Cervix uteri cancer, Chemotherapy, Child anthropometry, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Chronic kidney diseases, Circumcision, Cirrhosis of the liver, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Coping behavior, Cough, DTP vaccines, Death certificates, Dental care, Dental caries, Diabetes, Diagnosis, Dialysis, Diarrhea, Dietary protein, Digital rectal examinations, Disasters, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Education, Education access, Emergency contraception, Employment, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Fertility, Fever, Fruits and vegetables, Health care access, Health care services, Health care use, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household deaths, Household expenditures, Housing conditions, Hygiene, IUDs, Illicit drug use, Immunization, Income, Infant care, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Internet, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Length of stay, Limited birth history, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal care, Maternal health, Measles vaccines, Medical tests, Medicines, Menstruation, Mental health symptoms, Micronutrient supplements, Morbidity, Multiple births, Obesity, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Pap smears, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Physical activity, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Prescriptions, Preventive interventions, Private health facilities, Prostheses and implants, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Radiation therapy, Religion, Rotavirus vaccines, Sanitation, School enrollment, Screening mammography, Sexual abstinence, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Summary birth history, Surgical procedures, Syphilis, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco use, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply, Weight, X-rays, Zinc, Body mass index, Abortive outcome, Malaria, Diarrheal diseases, Place of delivery
Citation
Publisher 
Publication year 
2015
Suggested citation 
Center for Social and Demographic Studies (CESDEM), ICF International, National Public Health Laboratory (Dominican Republic). Dominican Republic Special Demographic and Health Survey 2013. Fairfax, United States: ICF International, 2015.