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Kenya - Garissa County Integrated Health and Nutrition SMART Survey 2013


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Standardized Monitoring and Assessment of Relief and Transitions (SMART)
Kenya (KEN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
04/2013 - 04/2013
Series or system 
Kenya Standardized Monitoring and Assessment in Relief and Transition (SMART)
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Interview

The Kenya Standardized Monitoring and Assessment in Relief and Transition (SMART) surveys were conducted to assess malnutrition prevalence in children ages 6-59 months. Data were collected on mortality, anthropometry, vitamin A supplements, maternal health care, and food consumption.

For the 2013 survey in Garissa county, household interviews were conducted in April of that year using a two-stage cluster sampling method. A household sample of 668 households and a sample size of 629 children were determined for anthropometry.