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Burundi Demographic and Health Survey 2016-2017


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête Démographique et de Santé au Burundi (EDSB-III) 2016-2017
Burundi (BDI)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2016 - 03/2017
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Burundi Demographic and Health Survey 2016-2017 is part of phase 7 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, a nationally representative household survey series. Topics commonly covered in DHS include child and maternal health, family planning, nutrition, health care access, education attainment, housing conditions, immunization, and health attitudes, knowledge and practices. For the 2016-2017 Burundi DHS, 17,269 women ages 15-49 and 7,552 men ages 15-59 were successfully interviewed from a sample size of 15,977 households.

Abortion, Adult mortality, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Analgesics, Anemia, Anogenital herpes, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Blood tests, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Cancers, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child development, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Childhood sexual violence, Children, Chronic respiratory diseases, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, Dairy products, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Domestic migration, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fever, Gestational age, Gonococcal infections, HIV and AIDS, Health care access, Health care use, Health facilities, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hemoglobin, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hypertension, Hysterectomy, IUDs, Immunization, Infant care, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Injuries, Insecticide-treated bednets, Intentional injuries, Internet, Interventions, Intimate partner violence, Iodine supplements, Jaundice, Land ownership, Languages, Length of stay, Leprosy, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Malaria, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal care, Maternal health, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Menopause, Menstruation, Miscarriage, Mortality, Multiple births, Nonprofits, Obstetric fistulas, Occupational risk factors, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Paralysis, 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, Respiratory infections, Rotavirus vaccines, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Seizures, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sexual violence, Sibling survival, Skilled birth attendants, Smokeless tobacco use, Stillbirths, Summary birth history, Symptoms, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Transportation, Unintentional injuries, Unprocessed red meat, Urinary diseases, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply, Weight, Working conditions, Zinc