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Egypt Demographic and Health Survey 2014

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General Info
Geography 
Egypt (EGY)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
04/2014 - 06/2014
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The Egypt Demographic and Health Survey (EDHS) 2014 is part of Round 6 of the DHS series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey series. A total of 21,762 ever married women of reproductive age (15-49) were interviewed from 28,175 households. There were no male respondents for this survey. The 2014 EDHS provides updates to health indicators covered in previous years of the EDHS such as maternal health care access and use, knowledge of health practices for sick children, family planning practices, and immunizations.

Keywords 
Abortion, Adult mortality, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Analgesics, Anemia, Anogenital herpes, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Antihelminthics, Antimotility drugs, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Blood tests, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Burns, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child labor, Child mortality, Children, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diarrhea, Dietary fiber, Dietary protein, Disability, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Emergency contraception, Employment, Environmental tobacco smoke, Family composition, Family planning, Female circumcision, Fertility, Fever, Fruits and vegetables, Gonococcal infections, Health care use, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hemoglobin, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hepatitis vaccines, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household water treatment, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Infant care, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Internet, Intimate partner violence, Iodine supplements, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Length of stay, Limited birth history, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, MMR vaccines, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal care, Maternal health, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menopause, Menstruation, Multiple births, Nonprofits, Occupational risk factors, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, STDs, Sanitation, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sexual violence, Skilled birth attendants, Stillbirths, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco use, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Zinc, Female Infertility, Male infertility, Hygiene
Citation
Publisher 
Publication year 
2015
Suggested citation 
El-Zanaty and Associates, ICF International, Ministry of Health and Population (Egypt). Egypt Demographic and Health Survey 2014. Fairfax, United States: ICF International, 2015.