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Bangladesh Maternal Health Services and Maternal Mortality Survey 2001


General Info
Original or alternative title 
BMMS 2001
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2001 - 06/2001
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
  • Verbal autopsy

The first Maternal Health Services and Maternal Mortality Survey was conducted in order to assist the country's Health and Family Planning Program. For the 2001 survey, a total of 103,796 women and 99,202 households were successfully interviewed on reproductive and child health, maternity care, maternal mortality, household characteristics and health care use.