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Afghanistan Mortality Survey - 2010

Data Source
  • Afghanistan
  • South Asia

Demographic and Health Special Surveys are additional surveys under the DHS that are used to coordinate with other population-based surveys. They may be designed to obtain specialized information from a population subgroup or on a specific topic.

Study Website
Adolescents: 10,000+
  • Females
Age Range:
  • 10-14
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
Study Design:
  • Observational
Type of Data:
  • Cross-sectional
Time Period: 2010
Areas Covered: Nationally Representative
Investigators: Afghan Public Health Institute (APHI) of the Ministry of Public Health of Aghanistan, Central Statistics Organization of Afghanistan, ICF Macro
Funders: USAID; UNICEF; WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean; UK Department for International Development (DFID)
  • Mortality Survey (Demographic and Health Special Survey)
Notes: This sample only includes ever-married women.
Demographic Characteristics - Urban and Rural;
Education - Grade attainment/attendance;
Family/Household Structure;
Health Care Access and Utilization;
Migration and Mobility;
Reproductive Health - Family planning/contraception, Fertility, Maternal health;