Global Health Data Exchange - Discover the World's Health Data

Algeria Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2012-2013


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête par Grappes à Indicateurs Multiples (MICS) 2012-2013
Algeria (DZA)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2012 - 01/2013
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

Algeria Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) 2012-2013 is part of MICS4, an international survey initiative to monitor the situation of children and women. Topics commonly covered in MICS include immunization, education, child and maternal health, family planning and knowledge of HIV/AIDS. MICS also provides data for tracking progress toward Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), particularly those related to health, education and mortality. For the 2012-2013 Algeria MICS, 38,548 women ages 15-49 were successfully interviewed from 27,198 households. Additionally, 14,701 questionnaires for children under 5 were completed by mothers or child caretakers. Men were not included in the survey sample.

Adult mortality, Agriculture, Analgesics, Anemia, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Assets, Asthma, BCG vaccines, Back pain, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Burns, COPD, Caesarean section, Cancers, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child development, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Childhood behavioral disorders, Children, Chronic kidney diseases, Circumcision, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, Death certificates, Diabetes, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Disability, Domestic violence, Eclampsia, Edema, Education, Electricity, Employment, Falls, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Headache, Health care access, Health care use, Health insurance, Health literacy, Hearing loss, Height, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household deaths, Household water treatment, Housing, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hypertension, Hysterectomy, IUDs, Immunization, Incontinence, Infant care, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Internet, Interpersonal violence, Iodine supplements, Land ownership, Length of stay, Lighting, Limited mobility, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal care, Maternal conditions, Maternal health, Measles vaccines, Menopause, Menstruation, Mental and behavioral disorders, Multiple births, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Pharmacies, Pharmacists, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Road traffic injuries, Sanitation, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Upper respiratory infections, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vitamin D supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight