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, , and Ethiopia Demographic and Health Surveys (EDHS). employed in the EMDHS is identical to that of the three previous EDHS surveys in . The Ethiopia Demographic and Health Survey (EDHS) was conducted under the auspices of the Ministry of Health and implemented by the then. The Ethiopia Demographic and Health Survey ( EDHS) is part of the worldwide MEASURE DHS project which is funded by the.

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As part of the second stage, a complete household listing was carried out in each selected ddhs. Dataset downloaded from http: Data from the Ethiopia DHS survey, the second such survey, add to the vast and growing international database on demographic and health variables.

The questionnaires were finalized in English and translated into the three main local languages: However, despite efforts to cover the settled population, there may be some bias in the representativeness of the regional estimates for both the Somali ddhs Affar edsh, primarily because the census frame excluded some areas in these regions that had a predominantly nomadic population. The total number of households interviewed was 13, yielding a household response rate of 99 percent.

Findings from the survey indicate some improvements in major health edsh demographic variables in the past five years. Because of the way the sample was designed, the number of cases in 2050 regions appear small since they are weighted to make the regional distribution nationally representative. The primary objective of the EDHS was to provide up-to-date information for policy makers, planners, researchers and programme managers, which would allow guidance in the planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of population and health programmes in the country.

This information is essential for informed policy decisions, planning, monitoring, and evaluation of programs on health in general and reproductive health in particular at both the national and regional levels.

Registeration is required prior to downloading survey datasets. Over 50 participants attended the national workshop and their comments and suggestions collected. Demarcated cartographic maps as well as census household and population data were dehs available for each census EA. The main purpose of the Household Questionnaire was to identify women and men who were edhhs for the individual interview. The African Growth and Development Policy Modeling Consortium aims to position African experts as leaders in evhs study of strategic development issues in Africa and the broader agricultural growth and policy debate.


Once your request is approved, you will receive an email notification from MeasureDHS. Harvest Source Harvest Source: Funding Name, Abbreviation, Role: This survey is a nationally representative survey of 14, women age and 6, men age In the census frame, each of the 11 administrative areas is subdivided into zones and each zone into weredas.

The specific objectives are to: AGRODEP facilitates use of economic modeling tools, promotes access to data sources, provides training and research grants, and supports collaboration between African and international researchers.

Moreover, the Ethiopia DHS provides national and regional estimates on population and health that are comparable to data collected in similar surveys in other developing countries.

Husbands of currently married women were also covered in this survey.

Ethiopia as a whole; urban and rural areas of Ethiopia each as a separate domain ; and 11 geographic areas 9 regions and 2 city administrationsnamely: Each EA was either totally urban or rural and the EAs were grouped by administrative wereda. Between 24 and 32 households from each cluster were then systematically selected for participation in the survey.

20005 data entry for the clusters that started on 9 May was completed on 24 September Key indicators relating to each of the above topics are provided for the nine regional states and two city administrations.

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In one of two households selected for the edus, women age and children age months were tested for anaemia, and women age and men age were tested for HIV. The key findings of the survey were released in a preliminary report in November Sdhs here to register as a DHS data user, and fill in contact information and project description. The Household Questionnaire was used to list all the usual members and visitors in the selected households.

A total of 14, eligible women were identified in these households and interviews were completed for 14, women, yielding a response rate of 96 percent. Completed questionnaires were returned periodically from the field to the data processing department at the PHCCO headquarters.


A one-day workshop was organized on November 22, at the Ghion Hotel in Addis Ababa to discuss the contents of the eehs. To ensure statistical reliability, percentages based on 25 to 49 unweighted cases are shown in parentheses and percentages based on fewer than 25 unweighted cases are suppressed.

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Last Updated Last Updated: A total of 22 data edjs operators and 4 office editors carried out data entry and primary office editing activities. See summarized response rates by place of residence in Table 1. The response rates are higher in rural areas than urban areas for both males and females. Ethiopia – Demographic and Health Survey Primary tabs. In the EDHS a representative sample of approximately 14, households from clusters was selected.

The EDHS sample was designed to provide estimates for the health and demographic variables of interest for the following domains: In the Affar Region the incomplete frame used in was improved adding a list of villages not previously included, to improve the region’s representativeness in the survey. Skip to main content. Interactive Map This resource covers the country highlighted below.

Overview Data Catalog Tools. Home Ethiopia – Demographic and Health Survey Throughout this report, numbers in the tables fdhs weighted numbers.

In general, a DHS sample is stratified, clustered edhz selected in two stages. Thus, the sample for the EDHS must be weighted to produce national estimates.

Data Set Category Household Survey. One in two households were selected for the male survey and 6, eligible men were identified in this subsample of households, of whom 6, were successfully interviewed, yielding a response rate of 89 percent.

In addition, data are also provided by urban and rural residence for the country. Consistency checks were made and entry errors were manually checked by going back to the questionnaires.