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Peru Demographic and Health Survey 1991-1992

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Demográfica y de Salud Familiar 1991/1992
Geography 
Peru (PER)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
10/1991 - 03/1992
Data type
Survey:
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The Peru Demographic and Health Survey 1991-1992 is part of phase 2 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Topics commonly covered in DHS include education, health, nutrition, family planning, and household characteristics.

Keywords 
Abortion, Abortive outcome, Adult mortality, Adverse effects of medical treatments, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Anemia, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Causes of death, Child anthropometry, Child mortality, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptives, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Domestic migration, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family size, Female infertility, Fever, Health care access, Health care use, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health status, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Infant mortality, Land ownership, Literacy, Live births, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal health, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menstruation, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupation codes, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Preterm birth, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sibling survival, Skilled birth attendants, Summary birth history, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Vaccination cards, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight
Citation
Publisher 
Suggested citation 
Macro International, Inc, National Institute of Statistics (Peru), PRISMA (Peru). Peru Demographic and Health Survey 1991-1992. Fairfax, United States: ICF International.