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Mauritius World Health Survey 2003

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General Info
Geography 
Mauritius (MUS)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
04/2003 - 12/2003
Series or system 
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The Mauritius WHS focuses on the health system and population health. It covers household demographics, health care services and expenditures, ambulatory services, health insurance coverage, and individual health status.

Keywords 
Adult mortality, Alcohol use, Alcohol use disorders, Ambulances, Amputation, Antenatal care, Antihypertensive drugs, Antimalarials, Antiretroviral therapy, Anxiety, Appetite loss, Assets, Asthma, Back pain, Breathing difficulty, Burns, Cataracts, Child health care, Children, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Corrective lenses, DTP vaccines, Dental care, Dentists, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Disability, Drownings, Edentulism, Education, Education expenditures, Emergency care, Employment, Ethnicity, Exposure to forces of nature, Eye examinations, Falls, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Fertility, Fever, Food expenditures, Fruits, Fruits and vegetables, General surgery, Gynecology, HIV and AIDS, Health behaviors, Health care access, Health care costs, Health care expenditures, Health care services, Health care use, Health insurance, Health status, Hearing loss, Height, Home care, Homicide, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household expenditures, Household heat, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Immunization, Income, Infant mortality, Injuries, Insecticide-treated bednets, Insulin, Internet, Ischemic heart disease, Languages, Length of stay, Limited mobility, Living conditions, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal care, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Mental and behavioral disorders, Mental health symptoms, Mobility aids, Musculoskeletal diseases, Nonprofits, Nurses, Occupations, Oral conditions, Osteoarthritis, Outpatient facilities, PMTCT, Pain, Pap smears, Paralysis, Personal caregivers, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Pharmacists, Physical activity, Physicians, Place of delivery, Poisonings, Pregnancy, Prescriptions, Private health facilities, Prostheses and implants, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Road traffic injuries, Rose Angina Questionnaire, Safety, Sanitation, Schizophrenia, Screening mammography, Seizures, Sexual behavior, Siblings, Skilled birth attendants, Sleep, Sleep disorders, Suicide, Symptoms, Telephones, Tobacco use, Traditional healers, Training programs, Transportation, Tuberculosis, Unipolar depressive disorders, Upper respiratory infections, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vegetables, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Vomiting, Organized violence, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Weight change, Household water treatment, Body mass index, FFQ, Occupation codes
Citation
Publication year 
2005
Suggested citation 

World Health Organization (WHO). Mauritius World Health Survey 2003. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization (WHO), 2005.