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Tajikistan Demographic and Health Survey 2017


General Info
Original or alternative title 
2017 TjDHS
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/2017 - 11/2017
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Tajikistan Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) 2017 is part of phase 7 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, a nationally representative household survey series. Topics commonly covered in DHS include child and maternal health, family planning, nutrition, health behavior and knowledge, health care access and use, and immunization. For the 2017 Tajikistan DHS, 10,718 women ages 15-49 were successfully interviewed from 7,843 households. Anthropometry measurements and blood samples were taken for children ages 0-59 months and women ages 15-49.

Suggested citation 
ICF International, Statistical Agency under the President of the Republic of Tajikistan. Tajikistan Demographic and Health Survey 2017.