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Jamaica Reproductive Health Survey 1997


General Info
Jamaica (JAM)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/1997 - 12/1997
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The 1997 Jamaica RHS is the sixth in a series and covers: fertility, contraceptive use, maternal and child care, cancer screening, forced sexual intercourse, and sexual behavior of young adults. n=6,384 women 15-49 and 2,279 men 15-24.

A survey report is available from the File tab in this record, while microdata are available on request from the Derek Gordon Databank at the University of the West Indies.

Suggested citation 
Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Jamaica National Family Planning Board, Statistical Institute of Jamaica. Jamaica Reproductive Health Survey 1997. Kingston, Jamaica: Derek Gordon Databank, University of the West Indies.