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Mali Demographic and Health Survey 1987


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête Démographique et de Santé au Mali 1987
Mali (MLI)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
05/1987 - 08/1987
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

The Mali Demographic and Health Survey 1987 is part of phase 1 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series; a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey series. Topics commonly covered in DHS include education, health, nutrition, family planning, and household characteristics.

Adult mortality, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Analgesics, Anemia, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth control pills, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child mortality, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptives, DTP vaccines, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fever, Health care access, Health care use, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Immunization, Income, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Land ownership, Literacy, Live births, Lower respiratory infections, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal age, Maternal mortality, Measles, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Meningococcal vaccines, Menstruation, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupation codes, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Summary birth history, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Vaccination cards, Water supply, Weight, Yellow fever vaccines