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Turkey Demographic and Health Survey 1998


General Info
Türkiye (TUR)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/1998 - 11/1998
Series or system 
Data type
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

The Turkey Demographic and Health Survey 1998 is part of phase four of the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Covers population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

Abortion, Abortive outcome, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Anemia, Antenatal care, Anthropometry, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Birth place, Birth weight, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Community health clinics, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Domestic migration, Education, Employment, Family composition, Family planning, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fishing, Folic acid supplements, Headache, Health care personnel, Health insurance, Health literacy, Health promotion, Height, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Hours worked, Household heat, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Income, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Iron supplements, Land ownership, Languages, Literacy, Live births, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Mass media, Maternal anthropometry, Maternal conditions, Measles, Menopause, Menstruation, Micronutrient supplements, Mining, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupation codes, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Pain, Parental survival, Pharmacies, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Pregnancy complications, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, School enrollment, Seizures, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Sexual violence, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Stillbirths, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Vaccination cards, Water supply, Weight