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Egypt Demographic and Health Survey 1988-1989


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Egypt Demographic and Health Survey 1988
Egypt (EGY)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/1988 - 01/1989
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
  • Verbal autopsy

Part of phase 1 of the DHS series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Covers population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

Abortion, Abortive outcome, Adverse effects of medical treatments, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Anemia, Antenatal care, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth control pills, Birth place, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Child anthropometry, Child health care, Child mortality, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diarrhea, Domestic migration, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Health care access, Health care prices, Health care use, Health facilities, Health literacy, Health status, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injuries, Land ownership, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal mortality, Measles, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menopause, Menstruation, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Sanitation, School enrollment, Seizures, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sibling survival, Siblings, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Stillbirths, Summary birth history, Symptoms, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Verbal autopsy, Vomiting, Water supply