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Burkina Faso National Nutrition Survey 2020


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête Nutritionnelle Nationale 2020; SMART 2020
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2020 - 11/2020
Series or system 
Burkina Faso National Nutrition Survey
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview

Burkina Faso National Nutrition Survey 2020 took place from October 18 to November 10, 2020, in the context of Covid-19. The survey covered 36 provinces and 4 regions (Boucle du Mouhoun, North, East and Sahel). The survey investigated the prevalence of malnutrition and morbidity, infant and young child feeding practices (IYCF), nutritional status of women 15-49 years, retrospective mortality in children under five years, coverage of vitamin A supplementation in children 6 to 59 months, deworming in children 12-59 months, and the availability of iodized salt in households. The survey used SMART methodology (Standardized Monitoring and Assessment of Relief and Transitions).