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Mozambique Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2008-2009


General Info
Cabo Delgado, Gaza, Inhambane, Manica, Maputo, Maputo [City], Nampula, Niassa, Sofala, Tete, Zambézia
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/2008 - 01/2009
Series or system 
Data type
  • Household

Part of MICS3, an international survey initiative to monitor the situation of children and women, covering health, education, child protection and HIV/AIDS; it includes vaccination, contraceptive use and symptoms like diarrhea, cough and fever. The 2008-2009 Mozambique MICS is representative at the national and provincial levels, rural and urban areas, wealth quintiles, and education level. The survey had a sample of 13,955 households and over 64,000 individuals.

Age at first sex, Analgesics, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child development, Child labor, Child mortality, Circumcision, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Disability, Domestic violence, Education, Electricity, Family composition, Family size, Fever, Financial assistance for health, HIV and AIDS, Health education, Health promotion, Hearing loss, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hookworm disease, Household air pollution, Household deaths, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Injections, Insecticide-treated bednets, Iodine supplements, Land ownership, Languages, Literacy, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Malnutrition, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal anthropometry, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Refrigeration, Religion, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply