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Zambia Violence Against Children Survey (VACS) 2014

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Zambia VACS 2014
Geography 
Zambia (ZMB)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
08/2014 - 09/2014
Series or system 
Violence Against Children Surveys (VACS)
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
Summary 

The 2014 Zambia Violence against Children Survey (VACS) was conducted as part of the Violence Against Children Surveys program led by the CDC. Questionnaires collected information from a nationally representative sample of 1,819 young men and women ages 13 to 24, including topics such as experiences with physical, sexual, and emotional violence, drug and alcohol use, education, employment, health care use, as well as information on participants' households and living conditions.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Central Statistical Office (Zambia), Ministry of Community Development and Social Services (MCDSS) (Zambia), Ministry of Youth Sport and Child Development (Zambia), Save the Children International, Together for Girls, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), University of Zambia. Zambia Violence Against Children Survey (VACS) 2014.