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Philippines - Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Survey 2004-2006


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Survey 2005
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2004 - 08/2006
Series or system 
Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Survey (CLHNS)
Data type
  • Community
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Longitudinal
  • Urban-rural representative

The fifth follow-up to the Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Survey collected information on the diet, physical activity, health status, education, employment, and reproductive histories of the mothers and children tracked throughout the study. In addition to anthropometry, biomarkers were also collected from the full sample; DNA was extracted from blood samples and plasma was stored for the analysis of risk factors for cardiovascular disease. Community questionnaires collected information on businesses, community services, prices, wage rates, and the employment outlook for men and women in the community.

Abortion, Abortive outcome, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Amoebiasis, Anemia, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Appendicitis, Assets, Asthma, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Blood tests, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Caesarean section, Cancers, Cardiovascular and circulatory diseases, Child labor, Child mortality, Community action, Complete birth history, Condoms, Congenital anomalies, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Coping behavior, Corrective lenses, Crops, Dental caries, Diabetes, Diaphragms, Diet, Disability, Domestic migration, Domestic violence, Education, Education access, Education expenditures, Electricity, Employment, Employment benefits, Endocrine disorders, Epilepsy, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fishing, Fungal skin diseases, Goiter, Headache, Health care use, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis vaccines, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household expenditures, Housing, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hypertension, Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, IUDs, Illicit drug use, Immunization, Income, Infectious diseases, Influenza vaccines, Injectable contraceptives, International migration, Internet, Intimate partner violence, Land ownership, Languages, Literacy, Livestock, Living conditions, Loans, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal age, Maternal anthropometry, Maternal care, Maternal conditions, Maternal hemorrhage, Maternal mortality, Measles, Measles vaccines, Menstruation, Mental and behavioral disorders, Micronutrient supplements, Mobility aids, Musculoskeletal diseases, Noncommunicable diseases, Nutrition, Oral hygiene, Paralysis, Parental survival, Parents, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Physical activity, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Population, Population density, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Prices, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Rabies vaccines, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Reproductive health, Roads, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Schools, Sense organ diseases, Sepsis, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sexual violence, Siblings, Skilled birth attendants, Skin diseases, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Symptoms, Telephones, Tetanus, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Traditional healers, Traditional medicine, Training programs, Transportation, Tuberculosis, Typhoid and paratyphoid vaccines, Unintentional injuries, Urban ambient air pollution, Urinary diseases, Urinary tract infections, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight change