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Namibia Demographic and Health Survey 2006-2007

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General Info
Geography 
Namibia (NAM)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
10/2006 - 03/2007
Data type
Survey:
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

Part of phase 5 of the DHS series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Covers population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

Keywords 
Abortion, Adult mortality, Adverse effects of medical treatments, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Anemia, Anogenital herpes, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antihelminthics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Ascariasis, Assets, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Causes of death, Child anthropometry, Child mortality, Circumcision, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, Counseling, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diet, Dietary protein, Dietary sugar, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Emergency contraception, Environmental tobacco smoke, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, Fruits and vegetables, Gonococcal infections, Health aid, Health care access, Health care use, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household deaths, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Infant care, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Insecticide-treated bednets, Iodine supplements, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Languages, Length of stay, Summary birth history, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal care, Maternal health, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menopause, Menstruation, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Night blindness, Nutrition, Oral rehydration therapy, Pain, Parental survival, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Place of death, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Poverty, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Preventive interventions, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sibling survival, Skilled birth attendants, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco use, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Upper respiratory infections, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Household water treatment, Smokeless tobacco use, Abortive outcome, Malaria, Diarrheal diseases
Citation
Funders 
Suggested citation 
Macro International, Inc, Ministry of Health and Social Services (Namibia). Namibia Demographic and Health Survey 2006-2007. Calverton, United States: Macro International, Inc.