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Vietnam Young Lives: Household and Child Survey Round 1 2002 - UK Data Service


General Info
Viet Nam (VNM)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
04/2002 - 06/2002
Series or system 
Young Lives: An International Study of Childhood Poverty
Data type
  • Community
  • Facility (non-health)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Longitudinal

Young Lives: An International Study of Childhood Poverty aims to understand the effects of poverty on child development by tracking 12,000 children in Ethiopia, India (Andhra Pradesh and Telangana states), Peru, and Vietnam over a 15 year period. The first round of Young Lives was conducted in 2002. Topics covered in the Young Lives surveys include nutrition, mental and physical health and development, education, employment, and perceptions of well-being.

Agriculture, Amputation, Anemia, Antenatal care, Appetite loss, Assets, Asthma, BCG vaccines, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Bullying, Burns, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Child care, Child health care, Child labor, Child mortality, Cognitive assessment, Cohort study, Community action, Congenital anomalies, Cooking fuels, Coping behavior, Cough, Crime, Dental caries, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Disability, Disasters, Drownings, Education, Education access, Electricity, Epilepsy, Ethnicity, Falls, Family composition, Family size, Fertilizers, Fever, Gestational age, HIV and AIDS, Health care use, Health status, Height, Hepatitis, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household deaths, Housing, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Income, Infant care, Influenza, Injuries, Iron supplements, Jaundice, Land ownership, Languages, Leisure activities, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Living conditions, Loans, Lower respiratory infections, Malnutrition, Manufacturing, Marital status, Mass media, Measles vaccines, Mental health diagnostic interview, Mental health symptoms, Migraine, Mining, Nonprofits, Occupational injuries, Occupations, Parental survival, Place of delivery, Poverty, Pregnancy, Preterm birth, Private social assistance, Public social assistance, Race, Refrigeration, Religion, Road traffic injuries, Sanitation, School conditions, School enrollment, Seizures, Skilled birth attendants, Skin diseases, Sleep, Socioeconomic risk factors, Suffocation, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Tobacco smoking, Transportation, Tuberculosis, Upper respiratory infections, Violence, Violence-related risk factors, Vomiting, Water supply, Weight