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Malawi Integrated Household Survey 2016-2017

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Fourth Integrated Household Survey 2016-2017 (IHS4)
Geography 
Malawi (MWI)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
04/2016 - 04/2017
Series or system 
Malawi Integrated Household (Panel) Surveys (IHS/IHPS)
Data type
Survey:
  • Community
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

For the Fourth Malawi Integrated Household Survey 2016-2017 (IHS4), 12,447 households were selected for interview from 779 enumeration areas. A subsample of respondents from the IHS4 were included in the Malawi Integrated Household Panel Survey (IHPS) Long-Term Panel 2016 survey. Topics covered in the 2016-2017 IHS4 include: education, employment, income, assets, family fishing and farming businesses, housing conditions, household and business expenditures, shocks, health conditions, and food consumption.

Keywords 
Absenteeism, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Assets, Asthma, Back pain, Birth place, Breathing difficulty, Burns, Cancers, Cardiovascular and circulatory diseases, Child anthropometry, Child labor, Child mortality, Chronic kidney diseases, Climate, Community action, Community health clinics, Community health workers, Cooking fuels, Counseling, Crops, Dairy products, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Diet, Dietary sugar, Disasters, Domestic migration, Edema, Education, Education access, Education expenditures, Electricity, Employment, Employment benefits, Epilepsy, Family composition, Family size, Fertilizers, Fish, Fishing, Food, Fruits, HIV and AIDS, Health care access, Health care expenditures, Health care personnel, Health care use, Health insurance, Health status, Heart disease, Homicide, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household expenditures, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Income, Infant mortality, Influenza, Infrastructure, Injuries, Insecticide-treated bednets, International migration, Land ownership, Languages, Legumes, Literacy, Livestock, Loans, Lower respiratory infections, MMR vaccines, Malaria, Malnutrition, Marital status, Mass media, Measles, Measles vaccines, Meat, Medicines, Meningitis, Mental and behavioral disorders, Military service, Milk, Mortality, Nonprofits, Nuts, Occupations, Pain, Pesticides, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Poisonings, Population, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Processed foods, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Rainfall, Refrigeration, Religion, Rheumatoid arthritis, Road traffic injuries, Roads, Sanitation, Schistosomiasis, School conditions, School enrollment, Skilled birth attendants, Sore throat, Starchy vegetables, Stroke, Sugar-sweetened beverages, Suicide, Symptoms, Taxes, Teachers, Telecommunications, Telephones, Traditional healers, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Tuberculosis, Vegetables, Vomiting, Waste disposal, Water supply, Whole grains
Citation
Publisher 
Publication year 
2017
Suggested citation 

National Statistical Office. Malawi - Fourth Integrated Household Survey 2016-2017, Ref. MWI_2016_IHS-IV_v02_M. Dataset downloaded from [http://microdata.worldbank.org/index.php/catalog/2936] on [December 18, 2017].