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Nutrition Survey among U5 Children

Subject/Objective: 

To establish the prevalence of malnutrition among U5 children in Al Hodeidah governorate and its health and IYCF determinants. It also explored some nutritional status determinants such as feeding practices, morbidity, measles vaccination, coverage of intervention services (like vitamin A supplementation), and household water, sanitation, and hygiene situation

Methodology: 

SMART methdology. A cross-sectional, two-stage cluster survey was conducted where Al Hodeidah governorate was divided in four agro-ecological zones (4 strata). The method of data collection followed is using separate household and U5 children mortality, and child questionnaires (see annex 4).

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Assessment Date(s): 
12 Dec 2011 to 21 Jan 2012
Frequency: 
Status: 
Report completed
Unit(s) of Measurement: 
Households
Individuals
Collection Method(s): 
Structured Interview
Observation
Other
Population Type(s): 
Children under 5
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Leading/Coordinating Organization(s): 
United Nations Children's Fund
Location(s): 
Al Hudaydah
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