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Bangladesh Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2009


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
04/2009 - 05/2009
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Bangladesh Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2009 was conducted by the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. Topics covered in the 2000 Bangladesh MICS are intended to provide data that can be used to assess progress towards select mid-decade goals defined at the United Nations 1990 World Summit for Children. Data was gathered from 299,842 household interviews of 333,201 women age 15-49. Information was also gathered for 39,588 children under 5. Additionally, 14,111 water samples were tested for arsenic levels.