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Laos Violence Against Children Survey 2014

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
2014 Violence Against Children Survey in Lao PDR
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
10/2014 - 11/2014
Series or system 
Violence Against Children Surveys (VACS)
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
Summary 

The 2014 Laos Violence against Children Survey was conducted as part of the Violence Against Children Surveys program led by the CDC. Questionnaires collected information from a nationally representative sample of 1,911 young men and women ages 13 to 24, including topics such as experiences with physical, sexual, and emotional violence, drug and alcohol use, education, employment, health care use, as well as information on participants' households and living conditions.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Lao Statistics Bureau, Lao Women's Union, Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare (Laos), National Commission for Mothers and Children (Laos), Together for Girls, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Laos Violence Against Children Survey 2014.