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Senegal Demographic and Health Survey 1992-1993


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête Démographique et de Santé au Sénégal (EDS-II) 1992/93
Senegal (SEN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
11/1992 - 08/1993
Series or system 
Data type
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Senegal Demographic and Health Survey 1992-1993 is part of phase two of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Topics covered include population, education, health, nutrition, family planning, and household characteristics. The sample consisted of 3,735 households, 6,639 women aged 15-49, and 1,694 men.

Abortion, Abortive outcome, Adult mortality, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Anemia, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child mortality, Cholera, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptives, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Family composition, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, Headache, Health care access, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Heart disease, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household water treatment, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Land ownership, Literacy, Live births, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menstruation, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupation codes, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Preterm birth, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sibling survival, Siblings, Skilled birth attendants, Summary birth history, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Tuberculosis, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Water supply, Weight, Yellow fever vaccines