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Kenya Demographic and Health Survey 1988-1989

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General Info
Geography 
Kenya (KEN)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
12/1988 - 05/1989
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The Kenya Demographic and Health Survey 1988-1989 was part of phase 1 of the DHS series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Covers population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

The North-Eastern province of Kenya and the northern districts of Samburu and Turkana in Rift Valley Province and Isiolo and Marsabit in Eastern Province were not included in this survey. However, the excluded areas accounted for only 5% of the national population.

Citation
Publisher 
Suggested citation 
Macro Systems, Inc.; Institute for Resource Development, National Council for Population Development (NCPD). Kenya Demographic and Health Survey 1988-1989. Fairfax, United States: ICF International.