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Jordan Demographic and Health Survey 2012


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Jordan Population and Family Health Survey 2012
Jordan (JOR)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
09/2012 - 12/2012
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview

The 2012 Jordan DHS was conducted as part of Phase 6 of the DHS survey series. A total of 15,190 households were successfully interviewed, a response rate of 97%. A total of 11,352 ever-married women between the ages of 15 and 49 years were successfully interviewed, a response rate of 97% of eligible women. No men were interviewed in this survey.

Abortion, Abortive outcome, Adult mortality, Age at first sex, Anemia, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Blood tests, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child health care, Child mortality, Children, Clinical breast exams, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Domestic violence, Education, Electricity, Secondhand smoke, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, Health care access, Health care costs, Health care personnel, Health care use, Health education, Health literacy, Height, Hemoglobin, Hepatitis vaccines, Hib vaccines, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Intentional injuries, Internet, Interpersonal violence, Intimate partner violence, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Literacy, Live births, Living conditions, Lower respiratory infections, MMR vaccines, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal care, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menstruation, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupation codes, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Pap smears, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Pharmacies, Physicians, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sexual violence, Skilled birth attendants, Stillbirths, Summary birth history, Teachers, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Violence, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply, Weight