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Survey: Cameroon Demographic and Health Survey 1998

Title: Cameroon Demographic and Health Survey 1998
Survey Type: DHS
Country: Cameroon
Year: 1998
Start Date: February 1998
End Date: June 1998
Respondents:
Female Male
Respondent: All Women Respondent: All Men
Age: 15 - 49 Age: 15 - 59
Sample Size: 5501 Sample Size: 2562
Facilities Households
Sample Size: [n/a] Sample Size: 4697
Implementing: Bureau Central des Recensements et √Čtudes de Population
  Age range matches - female
Population-based sample
Description: Topics included in the questionnaire: Respondent's Background, Reproduction, Contraception, Pregnancy and Breastfeeding, Immunization and Health, Marriage and Sexual Activity, Fertility Preferences, Husband's Background and Woman's Work, AIDS and other STDs, Maternal Mortality, Anthropometry.
Footnote: [n/a]
Indicators:
4.0.1) Heard of HIV/AIDS
4.1.5) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Use of condoms (spontaneous)
4.1.6) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Only one/ limiting partners (spontaneous)
4.1.7) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Abstain from sex (spontaneous)
4.1.8) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Believe there is no way to avoid AIDS
4.2.1) No incorrect beliefs about AIDS - Healthy-looking person can have the AIDS virus
4.5.3) Knowledge of mother to child transmission of HIV
8.1) Higher risk sex in the last year
8.2) Condom use at last higher risk sex (with a non-marital, non-cohabiting partner)
8.2.1) Condom use at last sex with a spouse or cohabiting partner
8.2.2) Condom use at last sex with anyone
8.3) Commercial sex in last year
9.1) Median age at first sex among young men and women
9.2) Young people having premarital sex in last year
9.3) Young people using a condom during premarital sex
9.4) Young people having multiple partners in last year
9.5) Young people using a condom at last higher risk sex
9.5.1) Young people using a condom at last higher risk sex of all young people surveyed
12.4) Men and women seeking treatment for STIs
14.4) Prevalence of orphanhood among children under 15- mother, father or both dead
14.4.1) Prevalence of orphanhood among children under 15- mother and father both dead
14.4.2) Prevalence of orphanhood among children under 15- mother dead (or both dead)
14.4.3) Prevalence of orphanhood among children under 15- mother dead, father alive
14.4.4) Prevalence of orphanhood among children under 15- father dead (or both dead)
14.4.5) Prevalence of orphanhood among children under 15- father dead, mother alive
14.5) Ratio of orphans to non-orphans who are in school - mother, father or both dead
14.5.1) Ratio of orphans to non-orphans who are in school - mother and father both dead
14.5.2) Ratio of orphans to non-orphans who are in school - mother dead (or both dead)
14.5.3) Ratio of orphans to non-orphans who are in school - mother dead, father alive
14.5.4) Ratio of orphans to non-orphans who are in school - father dead (or both dead)
14.5.5) Ratio of orphans to non-orphans who are in school - father dead, mother alive



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