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Somalia - Somaliland Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2011

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General Info
Geography 
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
03/2011 - 12/2011
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
Summary 

The Somalia - Somaliland Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2011 was conducted as part of Round 4 of the MICS series at the same time as the Northeast Zone 2011 MICS. A variety of topics regarding child and women's health were included in the survey. The household survey also covered indoor residual spraying, and use and ownership of insecticide-treated bednets. A response rate of 98.4% was achieved, with a total of 4,820 households successfully interviewed. Questionnaires were completed for 5,865 women ages 15 - 49 years, and for 4,672 children under the age of 5 years. The survey is designed to be representative of the whole of Somaliland, regions within somaliland, urban and rural sedentary areas, and the rural nomadic populations.

Keywords 
Adult mortality, Agriculture, Analgesics, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child care, Child development, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Family composition, Family size, Female infertility, Female circumcision, Fertility, Fever, Health care access, Health care use, Health literacy, Health promotion, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hysterectomy, IUDs, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Insecticide-treated bednets, Internet, Land ownership, Limited birth history, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal age, Measles vaccines, Menopause, Menstruation, Mortality, Multiple births, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Parental survival, Pharmacies, Pharmacists, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Poverty, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Zinc, HIV and AIDS, Diarrheal diseases
Citation
Publication year 
2015
Suggested citation 
Ministry of National Planning and Development (Somaliland), United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Somalia - Somaliland Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2011. New York, United States: United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), 2015.