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Iraq Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2018


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Iraq MICS 2018
Iraq (IRQ)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
02/2018 - 05/2018
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative

The Iraq Multiple Cluster Indicator Survey (MICS) 2018 is part of MICS6, an international survey initiative to monitor the situation of children and women. Topics commonly covered in MICS include immunization, education, child and maternal health, family planning and knowledge of HIV/AIDS. MICS also provides data for tracking progress toward Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), particularly those related to health, education and mortality. 

Agriculture, Antenatal care, Assets, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child development, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Childhood behavioral disorders, Children, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Corrective lenses, Crime, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Disability, Disasters, Domestic migration, Domestic violence, E. coli, Education, Education access, Electricity, Employment benefits, Family composition, Family size, Female circumcision, Female infertility, Health care access, Health care use, Health facilities, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Hearing aids, Height, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household heat, Household water treatment, Housing, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hysterectomy, IUDs, Immunization, Income, Infant care, Infant mortality, International migration, Internet, Interpersonal violence, Iodine supplements, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Languages, Lighting, Limited mobility, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Living conditions, Male infertility, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal age, Maternal health, Maternal mortality, Menopause, Menstruation, Mobility aids, Multiple births, Nonprofits, Occupational risk factors, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Place of delivery, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Private health facilities, Private social assistance, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Refrigeration, Religion, Respiratory infections, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual sterilization, Sibling survival, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Transportation, Unintentional injuries, Unipolar depressive disorders, VCT, Violence, Vision loss, Water supply, Weight, Zinc