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Mexico - Yucatán Under-5 Baseline Household Survey 2020


General Info
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
Mexico (MEX)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2020 - 04/2020
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview

These data are the product of a collaboration between the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) and the Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán (UADY). The objective of the project was to improve maternal and child health and the quality of health information in the state of Yucatán, Mexico through assessing the knowledge of alarm signs, and access and utilization of health services, among caregivers of children under 5 years of age. This dataset includes the results of a household census and caregiver interviewer. The population under study includes caregivers of children under 5 in 8 municipalities in Yucatán. In total, data were collected from 2,996 households.