Global Health Data Exchange - Discover the World's Health Data

Madagascar National Survey on Monitoring the Millennium Development Goals 2012-2013


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête Nationale Sur le Suivi des Objectifs du Millènaire pour le Dèveloppement  Madagascar (ENSOMD) 2012-2013
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
09/2012 - 11/2013
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The purpose of the survey was to provide a sociodemographic profile of the general population in order to interpret the factors that affect the trends of certain demographics including fertility, marital status, and mortality, and to also monitor reproductive health and nutrition. 

The sample size was 75,931 people, including 37,739 men and 38,198 women. The survey also included 15,675 women ages 15-49 and 7,604 men ages 15-59 on media exposure, age of first marriage, and current marital status. The data were conducted through household surveys.