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Turkmenistan Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2006

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General Info
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
06/2006 - 07/2006
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • De jure
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The Turkmenistan Multiple Cluster Indicator Survey (MICS) 2006 is part of MICS3, an international survey initiative to monitor the situation of children and women. Topics commonly covered in MICS include immunization, education, child and maternal health, family planning and knowledge of HIV/AIDS. MICS also provides data for tracking progress toward Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), particularly those related to health, education and mortality. For the 2006 Turkmenistan MICS, 7,160 women age 15-49 were successfully interviewed from 5,042 households. Additionally, 2,075 questionnaires for children under five were completed.

Keywords 
Abortion, Agriculture, Analgesics, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child health care, Children, Community health clinics, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Family composition, Family size, Female infertility, Health care use, Health facilities, Health literacy, Health status, Height, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Injectable contraceptives, Iodine supplements, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Limited birth history, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, MMR vaccines, Malnutrition, Marital status, Mass media, Measles vaccines, Mortality, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Parental survival, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Stillbirths, Summary birth history, Telephones, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Tuberculosis, Ultrasound, Upper respiratory infections, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply, Weight, Abortive outcome
Citation
Publication year 
2016
Suggested citation 
Ministry of Health and Medical Industry (Turkmenistan), United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Turkmenistan Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2006. New York, United States: United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), 2016.