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Thailand Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2012


General Info
Thailand (THA)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
09/2012 - 11/2012
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Thailand Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) 2012, was part of MICS4, an international survey initiative to monitor the situation of children and women. Topics commonly found in MICS include: maternal and child health, education, child protection, immunization, and HIV/AIDS. For the 2014 Thailand MICS, 21,981 women ages 15-49 from 24,119 households were interviewed. Additionally, 9,716 questionnaires for children under five were completed by mothers or caretakers. Men were not interviewed for the survey.

Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Antimotility drugs, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child development, Child health care, Child labor, Childhood behavioral disorders, Children, Community health clinics, Condoms, Congestion, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Health care access, Health care services, Health care use, Health facilities, Health insurance, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hysterectomy, IUDs, Immunization, Injectable contraceptives, Intimate partner violence, Iodine supplements, Japanese encephalitis vaccines, Literacy, Live births, Lower respiratory infections, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal health, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menopause, Menstruation, Mortality, Oral rehydration therapy, PMTCT, Parental survival, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Refrigeration, Religion, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, 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, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Zinc