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Kenya - Garissa County Integrated Health and Nutrition SMART Survey 2013

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Standardized Monitoring and Assessment of Relief and Transitions (SMART)
Geography 
Kenya (KEN)
Garissa
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
04/2013 - 04/2013
Series or system 
Kenya Standardized Monitoring and Assessment in Relief and Transition (SMART)
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Interview
Summary 

The Kenya Standardized Monitoring and Assessment in Relief and Transition (SMART) surveys were conducted to assess malnutrition prevalence in children ages 6-59 months. Data were collected on mortality, anthropometry, vitamin A supplements, maternal health care, and food consumption.

For the 2013 survey in Garissa county, household interviews were conducted in April of that year using a two-stage cluster sampling method. A household sample of 668 households and a sample size of 629 children were determined for anthropometry.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Action Against Hunger (ACF), Agency for Peace and Development (APD), Kenya Red Cross, Mercy Corps (MC), Ministry of Health (Kenya), Terre des Hommes International Federation. Kenya - Garissa County Integrated Health and Nutrition SMART Survey 2013.