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China Fertility and Family Planning Survey 1992


General Info
China (CHN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
09/1992 - 12/1992
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The purpose of this survey was to gather data on fertility, contraceptive use, and to assess the national family planning program in order to shape future family planning programs. The sample for this survey was 380,000 residents including women aged 15-49 years.

The data were collected through in-person questionnaires inside the home. The themes of the questionnaire were demographic characteristics of household members, living conditions, birth histories, and contraceptive use.

Reports on this survey may be available through library systems.