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Angola Demographic and Health Survey 2015-2016


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Inquérito de Indicadores Múltiplos e de Saúde (IIMS) 2015-2016
Angola (AGO)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2015 - 03/2016
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Angola Demographic and Health Survey 2015-2016, also known as the Angola Survey of Multiple Indicators and Health (Inquérito de Indicadores Múltiplos e de Saúde (IIMS)) 2015-2016, is part of phase 7 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, and phase 5 or the Multiple Indicator Cluster Surey (MICS) series. Topics commonly covered in DHS and MICS include: child and maternal health, family planning, nutrition, health behaviors, health care access, health care use, and immunization. For the 2015-2016 Angola DHS, 14,379 women ages 15-49 and 5,684 men ages 15-59 were successfully interviewed from 16,109 households. Blood tests were conducted on all consenting respondents for the presence of malaria, anemia and HIV infection.

Abortion, Abortive outcome, Adult mortality, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Analgesics, Anemia, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antihelminthics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Antiretroviral therapy, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Blood tests, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Children, Circumcision, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diarrhea, Disability, Domestic migration, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Emergency contraception, Employment, Employment benefits, Secondhand smoke, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, HIV and AIDS, Health care use, Health education, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health promotion, Hearing loss, Height, Hemoglobin, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, IUDs, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Insecticide-treated bednets, International migration, Internet, Iodine supplements, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Languages, Length of stay, Lighting, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Menstruation, Mental and behavioral disorders, Micronutrient supplements, Mortality, Multiple births, Occupation codes, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Paralysis, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Pneumococcal vaccines, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Preventive interventions, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Respiratory infections, Rotavirus vaccines, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sibling survival [Do not use], Skilled birth attendants, Smokeless tobacco use, Summary birth history, Symptoms, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Transportation, Vaccination cards, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Working conditions, Yellow fever vaccines, Stillbirths, Intimate partner violence