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Democratic Republic of the Congo Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2001


General Info
Original or alternative title 
La République Démocratique du Congo Enquête Nationale sur la Situation des Enfants et des Femmes 2001
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
04/2001 - 10/2001
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

Part of MICS2, the 2001 Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey for the Demcratic Republic of the Congo was a survey designed to collect information concerning demography, housing, education, child labor, children living outside the household, child mortality, immunization, reproductive health, and other topics. The survey data is representative at both the national and subnational levels, as well as for both rural and urban areas separately. The survey consists of a household module, a women's module covering women ages 15-49, and a children's module for children ages 0-5.

Age at first sex, Agriculture, Amoebiasis, Analgesics, Antenatal care, Antimalarials, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Child anthropometry, Child health care, Child labor, Community health clinics, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Disability, Drug consumption, Education, Education access, Employment, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fever, HIV and AIDS, Health care use, Health facilities, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Hearing loss, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household deaths, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Idiopathic intellectual disability, Immunization, Injectable contraceptives, Insecticide-treated bednets, Intestinal nematode infections, Iodine supplements, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Living conditions, Lower respiratory infections, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal mortality, Measles, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Mortality, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Pharmacies, Polio, Polio vaccines, Poverty, Pregnancy complications, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Skin diseases, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Tuberculosis, Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers, Unintentional injuries, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight