Global Health Data Exchange - Discover the World's Health Data

Mexico World Fertility Survey 1976-1977

Nav

General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Mexicana de Fecundidad
Geography 
Mexico (MEX)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/1976 - 12/1977
Series or system 
Data type
Survey:
  • De jure
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

This is one of many international fertility surveys, conducted in the 1970s and 1980s.  These household interviews include questions regarding use of contraceptives, reproductive health, breastfeeding, complete birth histories, and fertility. Respondents of this survey are women (aged 20-49).  This survey was conducted simultaneously as a subset of the National Household Survey and also includes information about respondents' spouses, employment, occupation, income, and living and housing conditions.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Department of Statistics (Mexico), International Statistical Institute. Mexico World Fertility Survey 1976-1977. Voorburg, Netherlands: International Statistical Institute.