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Yemen - Hajjah Nutrition and Retrospective Mortality Survey 2018


General Info
Yemen (YEM)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
03/2018 - 03/2018
Series or system 
Yemen Nutritional Status and Mortality Survey
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Subnationally representative

The purpose of the 2018 Hajjah Nutrition and Retrospective Mortality Survey was to investigate the levels of nutrition and malnutrition present in children ages 0-59 months and women ages 15-49 years. 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. Anthropometric measurements were collected from 1,292 children, and nutritional assessments were collected from 1,771 women.

Suggested citation 
Action Against Hunger (ACF), Ministry of Public Health and Population (Yemen), United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Yemen - Hajjah Nutrition and Retrospective Mortality Survey 2018.