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Egypt IPHN Rural Districts Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2013-2014

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey in the rural areas covered by the Integrated Perinatal Care and Nutrition Programme in Egypt 2013-14
Geography 
Egypt (EGY)
Al Gharbīyah, Al Minyā, Al Qalyūbīyah, Asyūt, Qinā, Sūhāj
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
12/2013 - 01/2014
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Rural only
Summary 

The Egypt Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) in rural areas covered by the Integrated Perinatal Health and Child Nutrition Program (IPHN) 2013-2014 is part of MICS5, an international survey initiative to monitor the situation of children and women. Topics commonly covered in MICS include immunization, education, child and maternal health, family planning and knowledge of HIV/AIDS. MICS also provides data for tracking progress toward Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), particularly those related to health, education and mortality. The 2013-2014 Egypt IPHN MICS was conducted in 160 rural Family Health Unit catchment areas covered by the Integrated Perinatal Health and Child Nutrition Program (IPHN) and is representative of the rural areas covered under IHPN. For the 2013-2014 Egypt IHPN Rural MICS, 5,847 ever married women ages 15-49 were interviewed from 7,046 households. Additionally, 5,090 questionnaires for children under five were completed.

Keywords 
Absenteeism, Agriculture, Analgesics, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child health care, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Congestion, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diarrhea, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Family composition, Fever, Health care access, Health care use, Health education, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Immunization, Infant care, Internet, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Length of stay, Limited birth history, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, MMR vaccines, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal age, Maternal care, Maternal conditions, Maternal health, Measles vaccines, Menstruation, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Nonprofits, Obstructed labor, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy complications, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Skilled birth attendants, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Upper respiratory infections, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Zinc
Citation
Publication year 
2016
Suggested citation 
El-Zanaty and Associates, Ministry of Health and Population (Egypt), United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Egypt IPHN Rural Districts Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2013-2014. New York, United States: United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), 2016.