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Yemen - Aden Nutritional Status and Mortality Survey 2015


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Nutrition and Mortality Survey in Aden Governorate Yemen, 8-13 August 2015
Yemen (YEM)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/2015 - 08/2015
Series or system 
Yemen Nutritional Status and Mortality Survey
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview

The purpose of this survey was to investigate the levels of nutrition and malnutrition present in children aged 6-59 months. The survey also sought to estimate crude and under-five death rates. To collect this information, this survey adopted the UNICEF Standardized Monitoring and Assessment for Relief and Transition (SMART) methodology.

The data were collected through in-person household interviews and anthropometric measurements taken from children. The sample size for this survey was 479 households.

Suggested citation 

Ministry of Public Health and Population (Yemen), Yemen UNICEF, Field Medical Foundation. Yemen - Aden Nutrition and Mortality Survey 2015.