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Tanzania Demographic and Health Survey 1999

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Reproductive and Child Health Survey 1999
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
09/1999 - 11/1999
Series or system 
Data type
Survey:
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The Tanzania Demographic and Health Survey 1999 is part of phase four of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Topics typically covered include population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

Keywords 
Age at first sex, Agriculture, Analgesics, Anemia, Antenatal care, Antimalarials, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Caesarean section, Causes of death, Child anthropometry, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, Health care access, Health care use, Health education, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household water treatment, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Insecticide-treated bednets, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Literacy, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Menopause, Menstruation, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupation codes, Occupations, Parental survival, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply, Weight
Citation
Publisher 
Suggested citation 
Macro International, Inc, National Bureau of Statistics (Tanzania). Tanzania Demographic and Health Survey 1999. Fairfax, United States: ICF International.