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Nepal Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 1995-1998


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Nepal Multiple Indicator Surveillance 1995-1998
Nepal (NPL)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1995 - 03/1998
Series or system 
Data type
  • Community
  • Facility (non-health)
  • Health facility
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Nepal Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) 1995-1998 is part of MICS 1, an international survey initiative to monitor the situation of children and women. The Nepal MICS 1, also known as the Nepal Multiple Indicator Surveillance (NMIS) survey, was conducted over four years in six cycles, where each cycle focused on a specific topic in a methodology known as Sentinel Community Surveillance (SCS).

The 1995-1998 Nepal MICS cycles are:

  • Cycle 1: Health and nutrition
  • Cycle 2: Primary education
  • Cycle 3: Diarrhea, water, and sanitation
  • Cycle 4: Early childhood feeding, nutrition, and development
  • Cycle 5: Care during pregnancy and delivery
  • Cycle 6: Service delivery of health and agriculture services
Agriculture, Analgesics, Anemia, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Appetite loss, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Child anthropometry, Child development, Child health care, Children, Community action, Community health clinics, DTP vaccines, Diarrhea, Disability, Drug supply, Eclampsia, Edema, Education, Education access, Education expenditures, Electricity, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family size, Fever, Health care access, Health care services, Health care use, Health education, Health facilities, Health facility conditions, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Hearing loss, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household water treatment, Hygiene, Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, Immunization, Infant care, Infrastructure, Iodine supplements, Iron supplements, Languages, Lifestyle risk factors, Limited mobility, Literacy, Live births, Malnutrition, Mass media, Maternal mortality, Maternal sepsis, Measles, Measles vaccines, Medical equipment, Medicines, Mental and behavioral disorders, Neonatal conditions, Night blindness, Nonprofits, Obstructed labor, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Pain, Parental survival, Patient counts, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Polio vaccines, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Prices, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Respiratory infections, Sanitation, School conditions, School enrollment, Schools, Seizures, Self-treatment, Skilled birth attendants, Stillbirths, Telephones, Tetanus, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Urinary diseases, Vaccination cards, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Vomiting, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight