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Obstetric Fistula Needs Assessment in Nine African Countries 2002


General Info
Benin (BEN)
Chad (TCD)
Malawi (MWI)
Mali (MLI)
Niger (NER)
Nigeria (NGA)
Uganda (UGA)
Zambia (ZMB)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
05/2002 - 10/2002
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Health facility
  • Interview

Obstetric Fistula Needs Assessment in Nine Countries 2002 provides information on the situation of obstetric fistula repair services available in Benin, Chad, Malawi, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Uganda, and Zambia. In each country, health facility personnel and obstetric fistula patients were interviewed at select public and private hospitals. A mix of qualitative and quantitative questions were asked on the issues and challenges surrounding obstetric fistula care.