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Dominican Republic World Health Survey 2003


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
02/2003 - 06/2003
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Verbal autopsy

The Dominican Republican WHS focuses on the health system and population health. It covers household demographics, health care services and expenditures, ambulatory services, health insurance coverage, and individual health status.

Adult mortality, Alcohol use, Alcohol use disorders, Amputation, Antenatal care, Antihypertensive drugs, Antimalarials, Antiretroviral therapy, Anxiety, Asthma, Back pain, Birth weight, Breathing difficulty, Cataracts, Causes of death, Child health care, Child mortality, Children, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Corrective lenses, Cough, DTP vaccines, Dental care, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Drug consumption, Edentulism, Emergency care, Ethnicity, Fever, Fruits and vegetables, General surgery, Gynecology, HIV and AIDS, Health care access, Health care costs, Health care expenditures, Health care services, Health care use, Health insurance, Health status, Height, Household air pollution, Household heat, Immunization, Infant mortality, Injuries, Insulin, Ischemic heart disease, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Marital status, Maternal care, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Mental and behavioral disorders, Mental health symptoms, Mobility aids, Mortality, Oral conditions, Osteoarthritis, PMTCT, Pain, Pap smears, Paralysis, Physical activity, Prescriptions, Private health facilities, Prostheses and implants, Public health facilities, Road traffic injuries, Rose Angina Questionnaire, Safety, Sanitation, Schizophrenia, Screening mammography, Seizures, Sexual behavior, Sibling survival, Symptoms, Tobacco smoking, Traditional medicine, Tuberculosis, Unipolar depressive disorders, VCT, Vaccination cards, Verbal autopsy, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Vomiting, Waste disposal, Water supply, Household water treatment, Family size, Place of delivery, Skilled birth attendants, FFQ