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Albania Demographic and Health Survey 2017-2018


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Albania DHS 2017-2018
Albania (ALB)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
09/2017 - 02/2018
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • De facto
  • De jure
  • Health facility
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Albania Demographic and Health Survey 2017-2018 is part of phase 7 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series. Topics commonly covered in DHS include child and maternal health, family planning, health care access, education, housing conditions, and immunization. For the 2017-2018 Albania DHS, 10,860 women ages 15-29, 4,140 women ages 50-59, and 6,142 men ages 15-49 from 15,823 households.

Abortion, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Analgesics, Anemia, Anogenital herpes, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Antihelminthics, Antihypertensive drugs, Antimotility drugs, Assets, Asthma, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Blood disorders, Blood pressure, Blood tests, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Cancers, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child health care, Children, Chronic respiratory diseases, Circumcision, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congenital anomalies, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Cough, DTP vaccines, Dairy products, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Disability, Domestic migration, Domestic violence, Education, Electricity, Employment, Secondhand smoke, Epilepsy, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fever, Fish, Fruits, Fruits and vegetables, Gestational age, Gonococcal infections, Headache, Health care access, Health care use, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Hearing loss, Heart disease, Height, Hemoglobin, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing, Housing materials, Hypertension, IUDs, Immunization, Infant care, Infectious diseases, Influenza vaccines, Injectable contraceptives, Injuries, International migration, Internet, Intimate partner violence, Iodine supplements, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Length of stay, Limited mobility, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Living conditions, MMR vaccines, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal care, Maternal health, Meat, Medical tests, Medicines, Mental health symptoms, Milk, Miscarriage, Multiple births, Multiple sclerosis, Musculoskeletal diseases, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Pap smears, Parental survival, Parkinson's disease, Pentavalent vaccines, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Physical activity, Place of delivery, Pneumococcal vaccines, Polio, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Prescriptions, Private health facilities, Processed foods, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Screening mammography, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Starchy vegetables, Stillbirths, Sugar-sweetened beverages, Summary birth history, Symptoms, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Thyroid gland disorders, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Transportation, Ultrasound, Unipolar depressive disorders, Unprocessed red meat, Urinary tract infections, VCT, Vaccination cards, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Whole grains, Zinc