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Tunisia Demographic and Health Survey 1988


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête Démographique et de Santé en Tunisie 1988
Tunisia (TUN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
06/1988 - 10/1988
Series or system 
Data type
  • Household
  • Nationally representative
  • Verbal autopsy

The Tunisia Demographic and Health Survey 1988 is part of phase one of the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Topics typically covered include population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

Age at first sex, Agriculture, Analgesics, Anemia, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Complete birth history, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Dentists, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, Health care access, Health care use, Health literacy, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, IUDs, Immunization, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Jaundice, Literacy, Live births, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Mass media, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menstruation, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupation codes, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Pharmacists, Place of delivery, Poisonings, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, Seizures, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Unintentional injuries, Vaccination cards, Verbal autopsy, Vomiting, Water supply, Weight