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Dominican Republic Special Demographic and Health Survey 2007


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Socioemográfica y sobre VIH/SIDA en los Bateyes Estatales de la República Dominicana 2007
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/2007 - 08/2007
Series or system 
Data type
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

This survey was conducted as part of phase 5 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series. This survey was considered to be a Special DHS was not a national survey. It covered topics similar to a typical DHS in bateys, or towns that were comprised of sugar workers.

Age at first sex, Agriculture, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Blood tests, Breastfeeding, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Community health clinics, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, DTP vaccines, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Domestic violence, Education, Electricity, Emergency contraception, Secondhand smoke, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, HIV and AIDS, Health behaviors, Health care access, Health care use, Health facilities, Health literacy, Health status, Height, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Injectable contraceptives, Internet, Interpersonal violence, Intimate partner violence, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Summary birth history, Literacy, Live births, Malaria, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal age, Measles vaccines, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Prevalence, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Respiratory infections, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sexual violence, Skilled birth attendants, Symptoms, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Tuberculosis, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Violence, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Complete birth history