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Benin Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2014


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Bénin Enquête par grappes à Indicateurs Multiples (MICS) 2014
Benin (BEN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/2014 - 09/2014
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

Part of MICS5, the Benin Multiple Cluster Indicator Survey (MICS) 2014 is a nationally representative household survey. Topics commonly covered in MICS include immunization, education, child and maternal health, family planning and HIV/AIDS. MICS also provides data for tracking progress toward Millennium Development Goals (MDGS), particularly those related to health, education and mortality. For the 2014 Benin MICS, 15,815 women ages 15-49 and 4,371 men ages 15-49 were interviewed from 14,077 households. Additionally, 12,250 child under 5 questionnaires were completed.

Adolescents, Adult mortality, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Analgesics, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child development, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Children, Circumcision, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Ethnicity, Family composition, Female circumcision, Female infertility, Fever, Health behaviors, Health care use, Health facilities, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hysterectomy, IUDs, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Infant care, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Insecticide-treated bednets, Internet, Iodine supplements, Land ownership, Length of stay, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Loans, Lower respiratory infections, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal care, Maternal health, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Menopause, Micronutrient supplements, Mortality, Multiple births, Nonprofits, Occupational risk factors, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Pneumococcal vaccines, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sibling survival [Do not use], Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Upper respiratory infections, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vision loss, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Yellow fever vaccines, Zinc