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Gabon Demographic and Health Survey 2000-2001


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête Démographique et de Santé 2000
Gabon (GAB)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/2000 - 01/2001
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

The Gabon Demographic and Health Survey 2000-2001 is part of phase 4 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series. Topics commonly covered in DHS include child and maternal health, family planning, health care access, education attainment, housing conditions, immunization, and health attitudes, knowledge and practices. For the 2000-2001 Gabon DHS, 6,183 women ages 15-49 were successfully interviewed from 6,203 households.

Abortion, Abortive outcome, Adult mortality, Adverse effects of medical treatments, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Anemia, Anogenital herpes, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Child anthropometry, Child mortality, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Drug consumption, Education, Education access, Electricity, Emergency contraception, Employment, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fishing, Gonococcal infections, Health care services, Health care use, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing materials, IUDs, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Iodine supplements, Land ownership, Literacy, Live births, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal age, Maternal mortality, Menstruation, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupations, Parental survival, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Rubella vaccines, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual sterilization, Sibling survival, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Stillbirths, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Upper respiratory infections, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Yellow fever vaccines