Global Health Data Exchange - Discover the World's Health Data

India Rural Survey of Diet and Nutritional Status 1994-1995

Nav

General Info
Original or alternative title 
NNMB Rural Survey 1994
Geography 
India (IND)
Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Tamil Nadu
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
01/1994 - 12/1995
Series or system 
India Survey of Diet and Nutritional Status
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Rural only
Summary 

India's National Nutrition Monitoring Bureau (NNMB) carried out a diet and nutrition assessment survey in rural communities in eight states in 1994. The survey was linked with a human development survey conducted by the country's National Council for Applied Economic Research (NCAER). NNMB acquired diet and nutrition data on a subsample of the NCAER sample. 

The NNMB survey included anthropometric measurements, clinical examinations, dietary assessment, and collection of sociodemographic information.

Citation
Suggested citation 
National Nutrition Monitoring Bureau (India). India Rural Survey of Diet and Nutritional Status 1994-1995.