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Zambia Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 1999

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Child Labor Survey and End of Decade Survey 1999
Geography 
Zambia (ZMB)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
10/1999 - 10/1999
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

Part of MICS2, an international survey initiative to monitor the situation of children and women, covering health, education, child protection and HIV/AIDS; it includes vaccination, contraceptive use and symptoms like diarrhea, cough and fever. A total of 7,915 households were successfully interviewed. Interviews were completed for 9,639 women and 6,217 children under five.

Keywords 
Absenteeism, Agriculture, Analgesics, Antenatal care, Antimalarials, Ascariasis, BCG vaccines, Back pain, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Child anthropometry, Child labor, Child mortality, Community health clinics, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Dietary sugar, Education, Education expenditures, Employment, Employment benefits, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Fever, Health care use, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household expenditures, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Income, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Insecticide-treated bednets, Iodine supplements, Leisure activities, Summary birth history, Literacy, Live births, Living conditions, Malnutrition, Marital status, Maternal conditions, Measles vaccines, Neck pain, Night blindness, Nurses, Occupational injuries, Occupational risk factors, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Parental survival, Pharmacies, Physicians, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Prescriptions, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Respiratory infections, Sanitation, School enrollment, Self-treatment, Sense organ diseases, Sexual abstinence, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Skin diseases, Spermicides, Sugar-sweetened beverages, Symptoms, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional healers, Trichuriasis, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vitamin A supplements, Vomiting, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, HIV and AIDS, Lower respiratory infections, Diarrheal diseases, Assets, Child health care, Children, Cooking fuels, Drug consumption, Education access, Electricity, Health behaviors, Health care access, Health facilities, Household air pollution, Hygiene, Lighting, Mortality, Refrigeration, Schools, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Upper respiratory infections, Urine tests
Citation
Suggested citation 
Central Statistical Office (Zambia), Food Security, Health and Nutrition Information System (Zambia), United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Zambia Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 1999. New York, United States: United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).