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Suriname Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey - 2010

Data Source
  • Latin America & Caribbean
  • Suriname

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: 5,000-9,999
  • Females
Age Range:
  • 10-14
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
Study Design:
  • Observational
Type of Data:
  • Cross-sectional
Time Period: 2010; 2006; 1999-2000
Areas Covered: Nationally Representative
Investigators: Ministry of Social Affairs and Housing for the Government of Suriname; General Bureau of Statistics of Suriname; Institute for Social Research (IMWO) of the University of Suriname
Funders: UNICEF; Ministry of Planning and Development Cooperation of Suriname; General Bureau of Statistics of Suriname; Ministry of Social Affairs and Housing of Suriname
  • Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey
Notes: Investigators/organizations vary across survey rounds. Not all funders provided funding for all survey rounds. Number of adolescents is summed across all survey rounds.
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;
Reproductive Health - Family planning/contraception, Fertility, Sexual behavior;