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Yemen - Ibb Nutritional Status and Mortality Survey 2012


General Info
Yemen (YEM)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
11/2012 - 12/2012
Series or system 
Yemen Nutritional Status and Mortality Survey
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview

The purpose of this survey was to investigate the levels of nutrition and malnutrition present in children aged 6-59 months. The survey also sought to estimate crude and under-five death rates. To collect this information, this survey adopted the UNICEF Standardized Monitoring and Assessment for Relief and Transition (SMART) methodology.

The data were collected through in-person household interviews and anthropometric measurements taken from children. This survey took place in the eastern and western highland zones in Ibb. The sample size for this survey was 729 eastern highland zone households and 816 western highland zone households.