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Philippines Demographic and Health Survey 1993


General Info
Original or alternative title 
National Demographic Survey 1993
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
03/1993 - 05/1993
Series or system 
Data type
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

The Philippines Demographic and Health Survey 1993 is part of phase three of the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Topics typically covered include population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

Abortion, Abortive outcome, Adult mortality, Adverse effects of medical treatments, Agriculture, Anemia, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Causes of death, Child mortality, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, Fishing, Health care access, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Intimate partner violence, Iodine supplements, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Literacy, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Male infertility, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Menstruation, Mining, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Preterm birth, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Religion, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sexual violence, Sibling survival, Siblings, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Stillbirths, Summary birth history, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Upper respiratory infections, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply