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Mozambique AIDS Indicator Survey 2009


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Inquérito Nacional de Prevalência, Riscos Comportamentais e Informação sobre o HIV e SIDA em Moçambique (INSIDA) 2009
Cabo Delgado, Gaza, Inhambane, Manica, Maputo, Maputo [City], Nampula, Niassa, Sofala, Tete, Zambézia
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
06/2009 - 10/2009
Series or system 
DHS Program Surveys
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Mozambique AIDS Indicator Survey (AIS) 2009 is part of phase 5 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, a nationally representative household survey series. Topics commonly covered in the AIS series include: family planning, health behavior and knowledge, health care access, health care use, health status, and use of antimalarial drugs. The 2009 Mozambique AIS focused on respondents knowledge of and attitudes toward HIV/AIDS and behaviors that heighten the risk of HIV infections. Blood tests were conducted to determine HIV prevalence.