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Equatorial Guinea Demographic and Health Survey 2011


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête Démographique et de Santé 2011
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/2011 - 11/2011
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The 2011 Equatorial Guinea DHS (referred to in some places as the EDSGE-I) was conducted as part of Phase 6 of the DHS survey series. A total household sample size of 5,000 was used. A total of 5,000 women between the age of 15 and 49 years, and 2,500 men between the age of 15-59 years were included in the sample. A total of 3,575 women and 1,825 men were enumerated.

Blood samples were taken for malaria and anemia testing from children between the age of 6 and 59 months. Men and women respondents were also eligible for HIV testing.

Publication year 
Suggested citation 
ICF International, Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (Equatorial Guinea), Ministry of Planning, Economic Development and Public Investment (Equatorial Guinea). Equatorial Guinea Demographic and Health Survey 2011. Fairfax, United States of America: ICF International, 2012.