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Haiti Demographic and Health Survey 2012

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête Mortalité, Morbidité, et Utilisation des Services EMMUS-V
Geography 
Haiti (HTI)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2012 - 06/2012
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The Haiti Demographic and Health Survey 2012 was conducted as part of phase 6 of the DHS series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. The Haiti Child Health Insititute collected data from January to June and completed interviews for 13,181 households. Interviews were successfully completed for 14,287 women and 9,493 men.

The questionnaire included questions on household characteristics, education, health, nutrition, family planning, and knowledge of HIV/AIDS. A sub-sample of the people surveyed were tested for anemia and HIV.

Keywords 
Abortion, Adult mortality, Adverse effects of medical treatments, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Amputation, Analgesics, Anemia, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antihelminthics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth place, Birth weight, Blood tests, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Cholera, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Disability, Disasters, Domestic violence, Education, Electricity, Emergency contraception, Employment, Environmental tobacco smoke, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, HIV and AIDS, Health care access, Health care use, Health insurance, Health literacy, Hearing loss, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household deaths, Household water treatment, Housing materials, Hygiene, IUDs, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Infant care, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Injuries, Insecticide-treated bednets, Intentional injuries, Internet, Interpersonal violence, Intimate partner violence, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Limited birth history, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Living conditions, Lower respiratory infections, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal anthropometry, Maternal health, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Mental and behavioral disorders, Micronutrient supplements, Morbidity, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Paralysis, Parental survival, Pharmacies, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sexual violence, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Stillbirths, Summary birth history, Teachers, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco use, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Violence, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply, Zinc, Hemoglobin, Smokeless tobacco use, Abortive outcome, Malaria, Diarrheal diseases, Place of delivery
Citation
Publisher 
Publication year 
2013
Suggested citation 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Haiti Child Health Institute (CHI), Haitian Institute of Statistics and Informatics, Macro International, Inc. Haiti Demographic and Health Survey 2012. Fairfax, United States: ICF International, 2013.