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Paraguay Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey - 2016

Data Source
  • Latin America & Caribbean
  • Paraguay

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: 2,500-4,999
  • Females
Age Range:
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
Study Design:
  • Observational
Type of Data:
  • Cross-sectional
Time Period: 2016
Areas Covered: Nationally Representative
Investigators: Direccion General de Estad├şstica, Encuestas y Censos (DGEEC) de la Secretaria Tecnica de Planificacion del Desarrollo Econ├│mico y Social de la Presidencia de la Rep├║blica
Funders: Ministerio de Salud P├║blica y Bienestar Social (MSPBS); UNICEF; Inter-American Development 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, Sexual behavior;
Tobacco/Alcohol/Drug Use;