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Nutrition Survey Report: Aden Governorate

Subject/Objective: 
To establish accurately the nutrition situation in Aden Governorate, determine some of the factors influencing malnutrition. To estimate the level of acute malnutrition (wasting), stunting and underweight among children aged 6-59 months in Aden Governorate. To identify factors influencing nutrition status of the children in Aden including disease prevalence and access to essential services. To estimate the prevalence of some common diseases (measles, diarrhoea, fever and ARI) in the Governorate. To estimate the measles and polio vaccination and Vitamin A supplementation coverage among children in the Governorate. To estimate the crude and under-five mortality rates in the Governorate. To determine the average households who did reduce meal size, lower number of meals, sleep hungry, use debts to buy food, and lower expenditures in health and education to buy food. To estimate the prevalence of using adequately iodized salt in the Governorate.
Methodology: 
SMART methodology.
Key findings: 
Sample size: 
1221 households
Assessment Report: 
Assessment Questionnaire: 
Available on Request
Instructions: 
Assessment Data: 
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Assessment Date(s): 
01 Sep 2012 to 30 Sep 2012

Level of Representation

Governorate / State / Regional
Frequency: 
Status: 
Draft / Preliminary Results
Unit(s) of Measurement: 
Households
Individuals
Collection Method(s): 
Structured Interview
Observation
Other
Population Type(s): 
Children under 5
Cluster(s)/Sector(s): 
Leading/Coordinating Organization(s): 
United Nations Children's Fund
Location(s): 
Aden
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