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Somalia - Northeast Zone Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2011


General Info
Somalia (SOM)
Bari, Mudug, Nugaal
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
04/2011 - 12/2011
Series or system 
Data type
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview

The Somalia - Northeast Zone Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2011 was conducted as part of Round 4 of the MICS series. The 2011 Northeast Zone MICS was conducted at the same time as the Somaliland 2011 MICS. A variety of topics regarding child and women's health were included in the survey. The household survey also covered indoor residual spraying, and use and ownership of insecticide-treated bednets. A response rate of 97.6% was achieved. The survey is designed to be representative of the whole of the Northeast Zone, regions in the Northeast Zone, urban and rural sedentary areas, and rural nomadic populations. A total of 4,785 households were successfully interviewed. Questionnaires were completed for 5,492 women ages 15 - 49 years, and for 4,714 children under the age of 5 years.

Adult mortality, Agriculture, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child care, Child development, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Domestic violence, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Employment, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female circumcision, Fertility, Fever, HIV and AIDS, Health care use, Health literacy, Health promotion, Height, Hours worked, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, Hysterectomy, IUDs, Immunization, Indoor residual spraying, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Insecticide-treated bednets, Internet, Land ownership, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Living conditions, Lower respiratory infections, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal age, Measles, Measles vaccines, Menstruation, Mortality, Multiple births, Nonprofits, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Parental survival, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Poverty, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Upper respiratory infections, VCT, Vaccination cards, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Zinc, Complete birth history