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Senegal Demographic and Health Survey 1997


General Info
Original or alternative title 
L'Enquête Démographique et de Santé (EDS-III) 1997
Senegal (SEN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1997 - 04/1997
Series or system 
Data type
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Senegal Demographic and Health Survey 1997 is part of phase three of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Covers population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

Abortion, Abortive outcome, Adult mortality, Adverse effects of medical treatments, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Anemia, Anogenital herpes, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Causes of death, Child anthropometry, Child mortality, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family size, Female infertility, Fever, Gonococcal infections, HIV and AIDS, Health behaviors, Health care access, Health care use, Health literacy, Health status, Height, Hospitals, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Injections, Land ownership, Literacy, Live births, Male infertility, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menopause, Menstruation, Military service, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupation codes, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Preterm birth, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Summary birth history, Syphilis, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Vaccination cards, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight