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Survey: Malawi Demographic and Health Survey 1992

Title: Malawi Demographic and Health Survey 1992
Survey Type: DHS
Country: Malawi
Year: 1992
Start Date: September 1992
End Date: November 1992
Respondents:
Female Male
Respondent: All Women Respondent: All Men
Age: 15 - 49 Age: 20 - 54
Sample Size: 4849 Sample Size: 1151
Facilities Households
Sample Size: 223 Sample Size: 5323
Implementing: National Statistical Office
  Age range matches - female
Population-based sample
Description: Topics included in the questionnaire: Reproduction, Contraception, Pregnancy and Breastfeeding, Immunizations and Health, Marriage, Health Preferences, Husband's Background and Woman's Work, AIDS Knowledge, Maternal Mortality.
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) 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
4.5.3) Knowledge of mother to child transmission of HIV
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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