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Philippines Demographic and Health Survey 2013


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/2013 - 10/2013
Series or system 
Data type
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

Part of phase six of the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) series, the 2013 Philippines Demographic and Health Survey collected demographic, health and family planning information from a nationally representative sample of 14,804 households. Interviews were completed by 16,155 women age 15‐49. Three questionnaires were used for this survey including a household questionnaire, women's individual questionnire and a women's safety module questionnaire that covered topics on interpersonal violence.

Abortion, Abortive outcome, Adult mortality, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antihelminthics, Antimotility drugs, Assets, BCG vaccines, Back pain, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Burns, Caesarean section, Cancers, Child mortality, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cough, DTP vaccines, Dental care, Diabetes, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Edema, Education, Electricity, Emergency contraception, Employment, Ethnicity, FFQ, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, Folic acid supplements, Gastritis and duodenitis, Headache, Health behaviors, Health care access, Health care use, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health status, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hepatitis vaccines, Hib vaccines, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hypertension, IUDs, Immunization, Infant care, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Interpersonal violence, Intimate partner violence, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Length of stay, Live births, Lower respiratory infections, MMR vaccines, Malaria, Male infertility, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal age, Maternal care, Maternal health, Maternal sepsis, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menopause, Menstruation, Multiple births, Occupation codes, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Pentavalent vaccines, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Preventive interventions, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Respiratory infections, Rotavirus vaccines, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sexual violence, Skilled birth attendants, Smokeless tobacco use, Spermicides, Stillbirths, Suicide, Summary birth history, Surgical procedures, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Tuberculosis, Upper respiratory infections, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply, Zinc