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Tajikistan Demographic and Health Survey 2017

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

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.

Keywords 
Abortion, Adverse effects of medical treatments, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Analgesics, Anemia, Anogenital herpes, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Antihelminthics, Antihypertensive drugs, Antimotility drugs, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Blood pressure, Blood tests, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child health care, Child mortality, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Coping behavior, Cough, Dairy products, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Domestic migration, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Environmental tobacco smoke, FFQ, Family composition, Family planning, Female infertility, Fever, Fish, Folic acid supplements, Gonococcal infections, Health care access, Health care use, Health facilities, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hemoglobin, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hypertension, Hysterectomy, IUDs, Immunization, Infant care, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Intentional injuries, International migration, Internet, Intimate partner violence, Iodine supplements, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Languages, Legumes, Length of stay, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal anthropometry, Maternal care, Maternal health, Measles vaccines, Meat, Medicines, Menopause, Menstruation, Milk, Miscarriage, Mortality, Multiple births, Needle sharing, Nonprofits, Nuts, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Processed foods, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Rotavirus vaccines, Rubella vaccines, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sexual violence, Skilled birth attendants, Smokeless tobacco use, Starchy vegetables, Stillbirths, Sugar-sweetened beverages, Summary birth history, Symptoms, Telephones, Tobacco use, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Unprocessed red meat, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vegetables, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Whole grains, Zinc
Citation
Publisher 
Publication year 
2018
Suggested citation 
ICF International, Statistical Agency under the President of the Republic of Tajikistan. Tajikistan Demographic and Health Survey 2017. Fairfax, United States: ICF International, 2018.