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Tanzania Demographic and Health Survey 1991-1992


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/1991 - 03/1992
Series or system 
Data type
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Tanzania Demographic and Health Survey 1991-1992 is part of phase 2 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Topics commonly covered in DHS include education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

Age at first sex, Agriculture, Anemia, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Beds, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Caesarean section, Causes of death, Child anthropometry, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, Counseling, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Drug stockouts, Drug supply, Education, Electricity, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, Fishing, Folic acid supplements, Gynecological equipment, Health care access, Health care use, Health education, Health facilities, Health facility conditions, Health literacy, Health status, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Injectable contraceptives, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Languages, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal care, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Medical equipment, Medicines, Menstruation, Mining, Mortality, Multiple births, Needles, Neonatal conditions, Nurses, Occupation codes, Occupations, Operating rooms, Oral rehydration therapy, Outpatient facilities, Parental survival, Patient counts, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Physicians, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Pregnancy, Preterm birth, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Self-treatment, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Telecommunications, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional healers, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Water supply, Weight