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Ghana - Accra Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2010-2011

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General Info
Geography 
Ghana (GHA)
Greater Accra
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
10/2010 - 01/2011
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Subnationally representative
Summary 

The Ghana - Accra 2010-2011 MICS was conducted as part of Round 4 of the survey series. Topics covered include child health and mortality, nutrition, sanitation, reproductive health, education, child protection, and knowledge of HIV/AIDS.

A total of 1,500 households were selected to participate in the survey. Four questionnaires were used, including: one for households, one for women between the ages of 15 and 49 years, one for men between the ages of 15 and 59, and one for children under the age of 5 years, completed by mothers or caregivers.

Keywords 
Age at first sex, Analgesics, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child development, Child health care, Child labor, Children, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Female circumcision, Fertility, Fever, Health care access, Health care use, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health status, Height, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hysterectomy, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Insecticide-treated bednets, Internet, Iodine supplements, Land ownership, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Living conditions, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal care, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menopause, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Private social assistance, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vector control, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply, Weight, Yellow fever vaccines, Zinc, HIV and AIDS, Diarrheal diseases
Citation
Publication year 
2014
Suggested citation 
Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, University of Ghana, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Ghana - Accra Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2010-2011. New York, United States: United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), 2014.