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Sao Tome and Principe Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2019


General Info
Original or alternative title 
São Tomé e Príncipe / Inquérito Aos Indicadores Múltiplos (MICS) 2019
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/2019 - 10/2019
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Multiple Indicator Survey (MICS) sample for São Tomé and Príncipe was designed to provide estimates for a large number of indicators on the situation of children and women at national, urban and rural areas. Five questionnaires were given during MICS6 data collection: Household Questionnaires, Women (15-49 years), Men (15-49 years), Children under 5, Children 5-17 years, and Water Quality Testing. A total of 3,426 households were interviewed, including 3,115 women and 1,395 men over the age of 17. 

Adult mortality, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Analgesics, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antihelminthics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child development, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Children, Circumcision, Community health clinics, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Corrective lenses, Cough, Dairy products, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Disability, Domestic migration, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Environmental hazards, Family composition, Family size, Fatigue, Fever, Fish, HIV and AIDS, Health behaviors, Health care access, Health care use, Health facilities, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Hearing aids, Hearing loss, Height, Home care, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hysterectomy, IUDs, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Infant care, Infant mortality, Influenza vaccines, Injectable contraceptives, Insecticide-treated bednets, Internet, Intimate partner violence, Iodine supplements, Land ownership, Languages, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal care, Maternal health, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menopause, Menstruation, Milk, Mortality, Multiple births, Occupational risk factors, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Place of delivery, Pneumococcal vaccines, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Preventive interventions, Private health facilities, Private social assistance, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, Seizures, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sibling survival, Siblings, Skilled birth attendants, Smokeless tobacco use, Spermicides, Starchy vegetables, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Unprocessed red meat, Upper respiratory infections, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vegetables, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Vomiting, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Whole grains, Yellow fever vaccines, Complete birth history