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Survey: Nepal Demographic and Health Survey 2006

Title: Nepal Demographic and Health Survey 2006
Survey Type: DHS
Country: Nepal
Year: 2006
Start Date: February 2006
End Date: August 2006
Respondents:
Female Male
Respondent: All Women Respondent: All Men
Age: 15 - 49 Age: 15 - 59
Sample Size: 10793 Sample Size: 4397
Facilities Households
Sample Size: [n/a] Sample Size: 8707
Implementing: New ERA
  Age range matches - female
Population-based sample
Description: [n/a]
Footnote: [n/a]
Indicators:
2.5) Knowledge of a formal source of condoms among young people.
2.6) Percentage of young people aged 15-24 who report they could get condoms on their own
3.1) Accepting attitudes towards those living with HIV - Composite of 4 components
3.1.1) Accepting attitudes - Willing to care for family member sick with AIDS (1)
3.1.2) Accepting attitudes - Would buy fresh vegetables from a shopkeeper with AIDS (2)
3.1.3) Accepting attitudes - Female teacher who is HIV+ but not sick should be allowed to continue teaching in school (3)
3.1.4) Accepting attitudes - Not secretive about family member's HIV status (4)
3.1.5) Accepting attitudes - Approving of (2) food vendors and (3) teachers (MICS)
3.1.6) Accepting attitudes - (1) caring and (3) approving teachers (DHS)
4.0.1) Heard of HIV/AIDS
4.1) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Composite of 2 components (prompted)
4.1.1) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Composite of 3 components (prompted)
4.1.2) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Use of condoms (prompted)
4.1.3) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Only one partner (prompted)
4.1.4) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Abstain from sex (prompted)
4.2) No incorrect beliefs about AIDS - Composite of 3 components
4.2.1) No incorrect beliefs about AIDS - Healthy-looking person can have the AIDS virus
4.2.2) No incorrect beliefs about AIDS - AIDS cannot be transmitted by mosquito bites
4.2.4) No incorrect beliefs about AIDS - reported both 4.2.1 and 4.2.2
4.2.6) No incorrect beliefs about AIDS - Cannot become infected by sharing food with someone who has AIDS
4.6) Comprehensive correct knowledge about AIDS (2 ways to prevent AIDS and reject 3 misconceptions)
4.6.1) Comprehensive correct knowledge about AIDS (3 ways to prevent AIDS and reject 3 misconceptions)
4.7) Comprehensive correct knowledge about AIDS among young people age 15-24 (2 ways to prevent AIDS and reject 3 misconceptions)
5.1.1) Population ever receiving an HIV test
7.1) Women's ability to negotiate safer sex with husband
8.1) Higher risk sex in the last year
8.1.1) Multiple partners in the last year among sexually active respondents aged 15-49.
8.1.2) Higher-risk Sex ( with multiple partners among all respondents)
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
8.2.3) Condom use during higher-risk sex ( with multiple partners)
8.3) Commercial sex in last year
9.1) Median age at first sex among young men and women
9.1.1) Abstinence of never-married young men and women.
9.1.2) Sex before the age of 15
9.1.3) Sex before the age of 18.
9.1.4) Primary Abstinence
9.1.5) Secondary Abstinence
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
9.6) Condom use at first sex
9.10) Sex with commercial sex workers among young people.
12.4) Men and women seeking treatment for STIs
14.1) Birth registration
14.3) Prevalence of orphanhood under 18 who are orphans-- mother, father or both dead
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



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