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Tanzania Malaria Indicator Survey 2017


General Info
Original or alternative title 
TMIS 2017
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2017 - 12/2017
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • De facto
  • De jure
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Tanzania Malaria Indicators (MIS) Survey 2017 is part of phase 7 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series. Topics commonly covered in MIS include health care access, education attainment, housing conditions, and birth history. For the 2017 Tanzania MIS, 10,1018 women ages 15-49 were successfully interviewed from 9,330 households. Additionally, blood tests were conducted for malaria and anemia for children 6-59 months.