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Swaziland Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2010


General Info
Eswatini (SWZ)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/2010 - 11/2010
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

Part of MICS4, an international survey initiative to monitor the situation of children and women, covering health, education, child protection and HIV/AIDS; it includes vaccination, contraceptive use and symptoms like diarrhea, cough and fever. The sample included 5,475 households selected from 365 enumeration areas. Populations included men ages 15–59 years, women ages 15–49 years, and children under five years of age. Among the sampled households, a total of 4,834 households, 4,956 women, 4,646 women and 2,711 children were successfully interviewed. This MICS included extensive questions about malaria.

Abortion, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Analgesics, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child labor, Circumcision, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Domestic violence, Education, Electricity, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Fever, Health care use, Health literacy, Health promotion, Health status, Hookworm disease, Household air pollution, Household deaths, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, IUDs, Indoor residual spraying, Injectable contraceptives, Insecticide-treated bednets, Intimate partner violence, Iodine supplements, Land ownership, Languages, Summary birth history, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, Malnutrition, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Measles vaccines, Menopause, Menstruation, Multiple births, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Pentavalent vaccines, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Religion, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Stillbirths, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Vaccination cards, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply, HIV and AIDS, Abortive outcome, Malaria, Diarrheal diseases