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Malaysia National Health and Morbidity Survey 2019


General Info
Original or alternative title 
National Health and Morbidity Survey 2019: Non-communicable diseases, healthcare demand and health literacy
Malaysia (MYS)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/2019 - 10/2019
Series or system 
Malaysia National Health and Morbidity Survey
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The main objective of NHMS 2019 was to provide community-based data and evidence to Ministry of Health Malaysia on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCD), NCD risk factors and healthcare demand for review of national health priorities and programs.

Alcohol use, Alcohol use disorders, Allergies, Amphetamine use disorders, Anemia, Anthropometry, Asthma, Blood glucose, Blood pressure, Blood tests, Breast cancer, Cannabis use disorders, Child anthropometry, Child development, Cholesterol, Cholesterol tests, Cognitive impairment, Community health clinics, Congestion, Corrective lenses, Cough, Counseling, Dental care, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Diet, Disability, ENDS use, Eczema, Education, Employment, Ethnicity, Eye examinations, Family composition, Fever, Fruits, Fruits and vegetables, Headache, Health care access, Health care costs, Health care prices, Health care use, Health insurance, Health literacy, Hearing loss, Heartburn, Height, Hemoglobin, Household expenditures, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hypercholesterolemia, Hypertension, Illicit drug use, Income, Injuries, Insulin, Internet, Interventions, Lifestyle risk factors, Limited mobility, Marital status, Mass media, Medicines, Mental and behavioral disorders, Mental health symptoms, Mobility aids, Obesity, Occult blood, Opioid use disorders, Outpatient facilities, Pain, Pap smears, Personal health expenditures, Physical activity, Pregnancy, Prices, Private social assistance, Public social assistance, Screening mammography, Secondhand smoke, Seizures, Self-treatment, Sense organ diseases, Sensory aids, Sexual behavior, Skilled birth attendants, Smokeless tobacco use, Sugar-sweetened beverages, Tobacco smoking, Transportation, Unemployment, Urinary diseases, Urinary tract infections, Vegetables, Vision loss, Vomiting, Weight