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Vanuatu Noncommunicable Disease Survey 1998

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General Info
Geography 
Vanuatu (VUT)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
08/1998 - 09/1998
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The Vanuatu National Noncommunicable Disease Survey 1998 interviewed 1,638 adults aged 20 years and over. Questionnaires collected information about participants' demographics, history of diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, and cancer, alcohol and tobacco use, physical activity, and food consumption. Examinations also collected anthropometric, blood pressure, and blood glucose measurements from participants.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Ministry of Health (Vanuatu), Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC). Vanuatu Noncommunicable Disease Survey 1998.