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Equatorial Guinea Demographic and Health Survey 2011


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête Démographique et de Santé 2011
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/2011 - 11/2011
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The 2011 Equatorial Guinea DHS (referred to in some places as the EDSGE-I) was conducted as part of Phase 6 of the DHS survey series. A total household sample size of 5,000 was used. A total of 5,000 women between the age of 15 and 49 years, and 2,500 men between the age of 15-59 years were included in the sample. A total of 3,575 women and 1,825 men were enumerated.

Blood samples were taken for malaria and anemia testing from children between the age of 6 and 59 months. Men and women respondents were also eligible for HIV testing.