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Mexico Demographic and Health Survey 1987


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Nacional sobre Fecundidad y Salud 1987
Mexico (MEX)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
02/1987 - 05/1987
Series or system 
Data type
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

Part of phase 1 of the DHS series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Covers population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

Adult mortality, Adverse effects of medical treatments, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Analgesics, Anemia, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth control pills, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child mortality, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptives, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diarrheal diseases, Drug consumption, Education, Employment, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family size, Female infertility, Fever, Health care access, Health care use, Health literacy, Health status, Height, Hospitals, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, IUDs, Immunization, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Literacy, Live births, Lower respiratory infections, Male infertility, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal age, Maternal health, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menstruation, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Nutrition, 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, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Summary birth history, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Water supply, Weight