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Honduras Demographic and Health Survey 2011-2012


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Nacional de Demografía y Salud (ENDESA) 2011-2012
Honduras (HND)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
09/2011 - 07/2012
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Verbal autopsy

The Honduras Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) 2011-2012 is part of Round 6 of the DHS series. Topics covered include anemia testing, anthropometry, asthma, birth registration, domestic violence, full pregnancy history, health expenditures, health insurance, household expenditures, and HIV behavior and knowledge. The verbal autopsy module only evaluated deaths of children under 5 years old. 

A total sample size of 21,726 households was selected. Men between the age of 15 and 59 years and women between the age of 15 and 49 were included in the survey.
Abortion, Abortive outcome, Adult mortality, Age at first sex, Alcohol use, Analgesics, Anemia, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Blood tests, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Cardiovascular and circulatory diseases, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child mortality, Chronic respiratory diseases, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Death certificates, Dengue, Dental care, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Disability, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Emergency contraception, Employment, Employment benefits, Secondhand smoke, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fever, Health care access, Health care use, Health education, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health status, Hearing loss, Height, Hemoglobin, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hookworm disease, Household air pollution, Household deaths, Household heat, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hypertension, Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, IUDs, Idiopathic intellectual disability, Immunization, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Injuries, Intentional injuries, Interpersonal violence, Intimate partner violence, Land ownership, Limited mobility, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Living conditions, Lower respiratory infections, MMR vaccines, Malaria, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal age, Maternal anthropometry, Maternal care, Maternal conditions, Medicines, Micronutrient supplements, Military service, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupation codes, Occupations, Oral conditions, Oral rehydration therapy, Pentavalent vaccines, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Place of death, Place of delivery, Pneumococcal vaccines, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Respiratory infections, Rotavirus vaccines, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Screening mammography, Seizures, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sexual violence, Skilled birth attendants, Smokeless tobacco use, Summary birth history, Teachers, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Traditional healers, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Tuberculosis, Unintentional injuries, Upper respiratory infections, VCT, Vaccination cards, Verbal autopsy, Violence, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Vomiting, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Whooping cough, Stillbirths