National Demographic and Health Survey

Release Date: 

Friday, January 21, 2011

A part of the worldwide Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) program designed to collect, analyze, and disseminate demographic data on fertility, family planning, and maternal and child health.

Gathers information to estimate current levels of fertility, mortality, and migration, including the factors that affect them.

Provides helpful inputs to policy formulation and to monitoring activities and researches related to health and family planning of both the government and private sectors.

Document type:   Book  
Frequency:   Every 5 years  
Latest edition:   2008   New! No. of Pages
    Other DHS Publications:  
    Philippines National Safe Motherhood Survey:
Summary Report
    Mothers' and Children's Health in the Philippines: Regional Patterns 36
    Trends in Fertility, Family Planning, and Child
Mortality in the Philippines
    1993, 1998, 2003, and 2008 - Also available in CD-PUF