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Zimbabwe Demographic and Health Survey 1988-1989


General Info
Zimbabwe (ZWE)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
09/1988 - 01/1989
Series or system 
Data type
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Zimbabwe Demographic and Health Survey 1988-1989 is part of phase one of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Topics typically covered include population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

Abortion, Abortive outcome, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Anemia, Antenatal care, Antibiotics, Ascariasis, Assets, Beds, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Blood supply, Blood transfusions, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Complete birth history, Condoms, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Drug supply, Education, Electricity, Family composition, Family planning, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, Food, Gynecological equipment, HIV and AIDS, Health care access, Health care prices, Health care use, Health facility conditions, Health literacy, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, IUDs, Immunization, Income, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Length of stay, Lighting, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Maternal age, Maternal mortality, Medicines, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Nurses, Nutrition, Occupations, Patient counts, Pharmacies, Physicians, Place of delivery, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Prices, Refrigeration, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Summary birth history, Teachers, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Water supply, Weight, Stillbirths