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El Salvador Reproductive Health Survey 2002-2003


General Info
Original or alternative title 
El Salvador Encuesta Nacional de Salud Familiar (FESAL) 2002-2003
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
11/2002 - 06/2003
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Verbal autopsy

The 2002-2003 El Salvador RHS covers: anthropometric measures, abortion, anemia, birth weight, breastfeeding, maternal and child health, infant and child mortality, cervical cancer screening, contraceptive use, diarrheal diseases, education, family planning, fertility, HIV/AIDS, immunization, nutrition, pregnancy, respiratory diseases, sanitation, sexual intercourse, sexually transmitted infections (STIs), violence against women, young adults, and water supply. Data collection for the female portion occurred from November to April, for the male portion from May to June. n= 10,689 women 15 to 49 and 1,315 men 15 to 59.