, , 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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Amharic, Oromiffa and Tigrigna. The total number of households interviewed was 13, yielding a household response rate of 99 percent. 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.

A long-term objective of the survey is to strengthen the technical capacity of the Central Statistical Agency to plan, conduct, process, and analyse data from complex national population and health surveys. A total of 14, households were selected, of which 13, were occupied.

As part of the second stage, a complete household listing was carried out in each selected cluster. Because of the way the sample was designed, the number of cases in some regions appear small since they are weighted to make the regional distribution nationally representative. Thus, the sample for the EDHS must be weighted to produce national estimates.

Click here to register as a DHS data user, and fill in contact information and project description. Funding Name, Abbreviation, Role: Each of the questionnaires was keyed twice by two separate entry clerks. This survey is a nationally representative survey of 14, women age and 6, ehds age In the first stage, clusters urban and rural were selected from the list of enumeration areas EA from the Population and Housing Census sample frame.

The listing operation lasted for three months from November to January See summarized response rates by place of residence in Table 1. Key indicators relating to each of the above topics are provided for the nine regional states and two city administrations. Home Ethiopia – Demographic and Health Survey In the Affar Region the incomplete frame used in was improved adding a eds of villages not previously included, to improve the region’s representativeness in the ehs.


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. Demarcated cartographic maps as well as census household and population data were also available for each census EA. Consistency checks were made and entry errors were manually checked by going back to the questionnaires. This edys report details the findings of the survey.

Completed questionnaires were returned periodically from ehs field to the data processing department at the PHCCO headquarters. The final report is available here.

Husbands of currently married women were also covered in this survey. A one-day workshop was organized on November 22, at the Ghion Hotel in Addis Ababa to discuss the contents of the questionnaire.

Findings from the survey indicate some improvements in major health and demographic variables in the past five years.

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The Household Questionnaire was used to list all the usual members and visitors in the selected households. In the census frame, each of the 11 administrative areas is subdivided into zones and each zone into weredas. In the EDHS a representative sample of approximately 14, households from clusters was selected.

Data from the Ethiopia DHS erhs, the second such survey, add to the vast and growing international database on demographic and health variables. After the actual entry of the data began, additional data entry operators were recruited and entry was performed in two shifts.

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Based on these comments, further revisions were made on the contents of the questionnaires. Data Set Category Household Survey. The specific objectives are to: 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.


The key findings of the survey were released in a preliminary report in November The questionnaires were finalized in English and translated into the three main local languages: A secondary editing program was then run on the data to indicate questions that showed inconsistency and these were also corrected by secondary editors.

Last Updated Last Updated: The response rates are higher in rural areas than urban areas for both males and females. Throughout this report, numbers in the tables reflect weighted numbers. Over 50 participants attended the national workshop and their comments and suggestions collected.

The main purpose of the Household Questionnaire was to identify women and men who were eligible for the individual interview.

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Dataset ehds from http: 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: Some basic information was collected on the characteristics of each person listed, including age, sex, education, and relationship to the head of the household.

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Primary Investigator Name, Affiliation: Between 24 and 32 households from each cluster were then systematically selected for participation in the survey. In one of two households selected for the survey, women age and children age months were tested for anaemia, and women age and men age were tested for HIV.

In order to adapt the standard DHS core questionnaires to the specific socio-cultural settings and needs in Ethiopia, its contents were revised through a technical committee composed of senior and experienced demographers of PHCCO. Ethiopia – Demographic and Health Survey Primary tabs.