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Laos Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2000

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Laos National Health Survey 2000
Geography 
Laos (LAO)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
03/2000 - 04/2000
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

Part of MICS2, an international survey initiative to monitor the situation of children and women, covering health, education, child protection and HIV/AIDS; it includes vaccination, contraceptive use and symptoms like diarrhea, cough and fever. The MICS2 in Laos was done as part of the National Health Survey.

Of households in the sample 6,498 were successfully interviewed; interviews with 3,657 women and interviews for 5,212 children under age five were completed.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Ministry of Health (Laos), National Institute of Public Health (NIOPH), National Statistical Center (Laos), United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Laos Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2000. New York, United States: United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).