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Dominican Republic National Multipurpose Household Survey 2006


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Nacional de Hogares de Propósitos Múltiples 2006
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
05/2006 - 07/2006
Series or system 
Dominican Republic National Multipurpose Household Survey
Data type
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The 2006 Dominican Republic National Multipurpose Household Survey (ENHOGAR) contains a five part questionnaire with both short and long forms. The survey covers birth histories, child health, immunization, diarrhea and oral rehydration, child development and disability, child care, school enrollment, recreational and educational activities, and child discipline. Anthropometric measurements were taken for children in the survey.

Agriculture, Analgesics, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Blood pressure, Blood tests, Breastfeeding, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child development, Child health care, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Coping behavior, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Disability, Domestic migration, Education, Electricity, Employment, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, HIV and AIDS, Health literacy, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hib vaccines, Hookworm disease, Household air pollution, Household deaths, Household water treatment, Housing, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Injectable contraceptives, International migration, Internet, Iodine supplements, Summary birth history, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Living conditions, Malnutrition, Marital status, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Mortality, Multiple births, Oral rehydration therapy, Pharmacies, Polio vaccines, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional healers, Traditional medicine, Trichuriasis, Unemployment, Urine tests, Vaccine preventable childhood diseases, Vital statistics, Vitamin A deficiency, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply