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Jamaica Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2011


General Info
Jamaica (JAM)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2011 - 03/2011
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Jamaica MICS was carried out in 2011 by the Statistical Institute of Jamaica, with technical support from UNICEF. The Jamaica 2011 MICS is part of the fourth round of the MICS international survey initiative to monitor the situation of children and women. The survey covers health, education, child protection, reproductive health, sexual behavior, and HIV/AIDS knowledge.

Interviews were completed for 5,960 households. A total of 5,032 women and 1,639 children under age five were successfully interviewed.

Publication year 
Suggested citation 
Statistical Institute of Jamaica, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Jamaica Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2011. New York, United States: United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), 2015.