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Ethiopia Demographic and Health Survey 2016


General Info
Ethiopia (ETH)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2016 - 06/2016
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Health facility
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Ethiopia Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) 2016 is part of phase 7 of the Demographic and Health Survey series. For the 2016 Ethiopia DHS, 15,683 women ages 15-49, and 12,688 men ages 15-59 were successfully interviewed from 16,650 households. In addition to commonly covered topics in DHS such as child and maternal health, family planning, nutrition, health behavior and knowledge, health care access, and child immunization, blood samples were collected from consenting individuals for the presence of HIV and AIDS, and anemia.