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Kenya - Nyanza Province Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2011


General Info
Kenya (KEN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2011 - 12/2011
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Urban-rural representative

The Kenya - Nyanza 2011 MICS was conducted as part of Round 4 of the survey series. Topics covered include child health and mortality, nutrition, sanitation, reproductive health, education, child protection, and knowledge of HIV/AIDS.

A total of 7,500 households were selected to participate in the survey. Three questionnaires were used, including: one for households, one for women between the ages of 15 and 49 years, and one for children under the age of 5 years, completed by mothers or caregivers.

Analgesics, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child development, Child health care, Child mortality, Children, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Disability, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Edema, Education, Electricity, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Female circumcision, Fertility, Fever, Health care access, Health care use, Health literacy, Health status, Hearing loss, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household deaths, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hysterectomy, IUDs, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Insecticide-treated bednets, Internet, Iodine supplements, Land ownership, Limited mobility, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Living conditions, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Malnutrition, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal care, Measles vaccines, Menopause, Mental and behavioral disorders, Mortality, Multiple births, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vector control, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply, Weight, Yellow fever vaccines, Zinc, Diarrheal diseases
Suggested citation 
Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Kenya - Nyanza Province Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2011. Nairobi, Kenya: Kenya National Bureau of Statistics.