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Niger Nutrition and Child Survival Survey 2006


General Info
Original or alternative title 
L’enquête sur la Nutrition et la Survie des Enfants
Niger (NER)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2006 - 11/2006
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative

This nationally-representative survey included 8,450 households in its sample. It collected data on the diets of children ages 0-24 months in the last 24 hours as well as information about children's participation in therapeutic or supplemental nutrition programs. In addition to anthropometry data, interviewers collected data on the presence of edema on children's feet.