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Survey: Ghana Demographic and Health Survey 1993

Title: Ghana Demographic and Health Survey 1993
Survey Type: DHS
Country: Ghana
Year: 1993
Start Date: September 1993
End Date: February 1994
Respondents:
Female Male
Respondent: All Women Respondent: All Men
Age: 15 - 49 Age: 15 - 59
Sample Size: 4562 Sample Size: 1302
Facilities Households
Sample Size: [n/a] Sample Size: 5822
Implementing: Ghana Statistical Service
  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, Fertility Preferences, Husband's Background and Woman's Work, Knowledge of AIDS and other STDc, Maternal Mortality, Anthropometry
Footnote: [n/a]
Indicators:
4.0.1) Heard of HIV/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
9.1) Median age at first sex among young men and women
9.2) Young people having premarital sex in last year
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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