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Madagascar (South) Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey - 2012

Data Source
  • Madagascar
  • Sub-Saharan Africa

The Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) is an international household survey that provides up-to-date information on the situation of children and women, and measures key indicators to monitor progress towards development goals, national strategies and other internationally agreed upon commitments.

Study Website
Adolescents: 1,000-2,499
  • Females
Age Range:
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
Study Design:
  • Observational
Type of Data:
  • Cross-sectional
Time Period: 2012
Areas Covered: South Madagascar (Anosy, Androy, Atsimo Atsinanana, Atismo Andrefana)
Investigators: l’Institut National de la Statistique (INSTAT) de Madagascar Sud
Funders: UNICEF; World Bank
  • Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey
Demographic Characteristics - Urban and Rural;
Education - Grade attainment/attendance, Learning;
Family/Household Structure;
Gender Attitudes/Beliefs - Endorsement of violence against women;
Health Care Access and Utilization;
HIV/AIDS and STIs - Knowledge, Testing;
Mental Health - Life satisfaction;
Reproductive Health - Family planning/contraception, Fertility;
Tobacco/Alcohol/Drug Use;