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Malawi DHS EdData Survey 2002


General Info
Malawi (MWI)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
05/2002 - 07/2002
Series or system 
DHS/USAID EdData Household Education Survey (EdDATA)
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Malawi DHS EdData Survey (MDES) 2002 provides information on education attainment, education expenditures, and education access for school age children. For the 2002 MDES, 2,048 parents/ guardians were successfully interviewed from 3,290 households. Parent/ guardian interviews provided data on 3,752 school age children age 6-14.

Suggested citation 
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (Malawi), National Statistical Office of Malawi, ORC Macro. Malawi DHS EdData Survey 2002. Zomba, Malawi: National Statistical Office of Malawi.