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Samoa Demographic and Health Survey 2009


General Info
Samoa (WSM)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/2009 - 09/2009
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

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

Abortion, Adult mortality, Agriculture, Anogenital herpes, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antihelminthics, Antimotility drugs, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Cardiovascular and circulatory diseases, Child mortality, Circumcision, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Dengue, Diabetes, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Disability, Domestic migration, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family planning, Female infertility, Fever, Fishing, Fruits, Gestational age, Gonococcal infections, Health care access, Health care use, Health education, Health facilities, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health status, Hearing loss, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hib vaccines, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hypertension, Hysterectomy, IUDs, Idiopathic intellectual disability, Immunization, Infant care, Infant mortality, Injections, Internet, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Leprosy, Summary birth history, Limited mobility, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Living conditions, Lower respiratory infections, MMR vaccines, Male infertility, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal care, Measles, Medicines, Meningitis, Menopause, Menstruation, Mental and behavioral disorders, Mortality, Multiple births, Needle sharing, Night blindness, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Parental survival, Personal health expenditures, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Rheumatic heart disease, Rubella, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Stillbirths, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco use, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers, Upper respiratory infections, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vegetables, Vision loss, Water supply, Abortive outcome
Suggested citation 
ICF Macro, Ministry of Health (Samoa), Samoa Bureau of Statistics. Samoa Demographic and Health Survey 2009. Calverton, United States: ICF Macro.