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Pakistan - Sindh Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2018-2019


General Info
Pakistan (PAK)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
11/2018 - 04/2019
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The sample for the Sindh MICS 2018-19 was designed to provide estimates for a large number of indicators on the situation of children and women at the Sindh level, for urban and rural areas, and for all 29 districts of Sindh. In addition to the administration of questionnaires, fieldwork teams tested the salt used for cooking in the households for iodine content, observed the place for handwashing, measured the weights and heights of children age under 5 years, and tested household and source water for E. coli levels. Sindh MICS 2018-19 had a sample size of 20,540 households with a 99% response rate.

Agriculture, Analgesics, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Bullying, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child development, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Children, Community health clinics, Community health workers, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Corrective lenses, Cough, Crime, Dairy products, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Disability, Domestic migration, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Environmental hazards, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, HIV and AIDS, HIV transmission, Health care access, Health care services, Health care use, Health facilities, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Hearing aids, Hearing loss, Height, Home care, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household deaths, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hysterectomy, IUDs, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Infant care, Infant mortality, Infants, Injectable contraceptives, Insecticide-treated bednets, Internet, Intimate partner violence, Iodine supplements, Land ownership, Languages, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal care, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Medical tests, Medicines, Menopause, Menstruation, Mobility aids, Mortality, Occupational risk factors, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Pneumococcal vaccines, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Private health facilities, Private social assistance, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Smokeless tobacco use, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Traditional healers, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Zinc