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Senegal Continuous Demographic and Health Survey 2019


General Info
Original or alternative title 
L’Enquête Démographique et de Santé Continue (EDS-Continue) de 2019
Senegal (SEN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
04/2019 - 12/2019
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Senegal Continuous Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) 2019 is part of phase 8 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, a nationally representative household survey series. Topics commonly covered in DHS include child and maternal health, family planning, nutrition, health behavior and knowledge, health care access and use, and immunization. For the 2019 Senegal Continuous DHS, 8,649 ever married women ages 15-49 and 3,365 men ages 15-59 were successfully interviewed from 4,538 households.

Abortive outcome, Agriculture, Alcohol use disorders, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antihelminthics, Antimalarials, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth place, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Caesarean section, Child development, Child health care, Children, Circumcision, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Crime, DTP vaccines, Dairy products, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Diet, Dietary supplements, Disability, Disasters, Education, Education expenditures, Electricity, Employment, Ethnicity, Exposure to forces of nature, Family composition, Female circumcision, Fever, Fish, Folic acid supplements, Fruits and vegetables, Health care use, Health literacy, Health resources, Hearing loss, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hospitals, Household heat, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, IUDs, Immunization, Infant care, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Insecticide-treated bednets, Intentional injuries, International migration, Internet, Interpersonal violence, Intimate partner violence, Lifestyle risk factors, Limited mobility, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, MMR vaccines, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal health, Meat, Menstruation, Miscarriage, Multiple births, Nutrition, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Place of delivery, Pneumococcal vaccines, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Religion, Rotavirus vaccines, Sanitation, School enrollment, Secondhand smoke, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Stillbirths, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional healers, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Unemployment, Vector control, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply, Whole grains, Yellow fever vaccines