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Pakistan National Nutrition Survey 2018

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
PNNS 2018
Geography 
Pakistan (PAK)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2018 - 12/2018
Series or system 
Pakistan National Nutrition Survey (NNS)
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The Pakistan National Nutrition Survey conducted in 2018 sampled 76,742 children, 145,847 adolescents, and 145,324 women of reproductive age. The 2018 PNNS is the first in the series to have district-representative data, and water quality testing.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Aga Khan University, Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations & Coordination (Pakistan), Pakistan Medical Research Council, UK Aid Direct, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Pakistan National Nutrition Survey 2018.