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Senegal Demographic and Health Survey 2010-2011


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Sénégal Enquête Démographique et de Santé à Indiacteurs Multiples (EDS-MICS) 2010-2011
Senegal (SEN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2010 - 04/2011
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Senegal Demographic and Health Survey 2010-2011 is part of phase six of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Covers population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

This survey, also known as EDSV-MICS although it is not an official MICS survey, collected data on households, women, men, and children 5 and under. The sample was 7,902 households, 15,688 women age 15 to 49, and 4,929 men age 15 to 59.

In addition to the questionnaire, women were measured and tested for HIV and anemia, men were tested for HIV and anemia, and children were measured for height and weight and also tested for anemia and malaria.

Anemia, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antimalarials, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Blood tests, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Child anthropometry, Child labor, Child mortality, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Education, Employment, Secondhand smoke, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female circumcision, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, HIV and AIDS, Health literacy, Height, Hemoglobin, Hookworm disease, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing materials, Hygiene, IUDs, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Insecticide-treated bednets, Iodine supplements, Iron supplements, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Maternal care, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Mortality, Neonatal conditions, Obstetric fistulas, Obstructed labor, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Religion, Respiratory infections, STDs, Sanitation, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sibling survival, Skilled birth attendants, Smokeless tobacco use, Summary birth history, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Traditional birth control, Trichuriasis, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Vector control, Water supply, Weight, Stillbirths