What is DLHS survey?

What is DLHS survey?

The District Level Household and Facility Survey (DLHS) was initiated in 2007 with a view to assess the utilization of services provided by government health care facilities and people’s perception about the quality of services.

In which of the following years DLHS 3 was carried out?

The ongoing District Level Household Survey (DLHS) is the third round and preceding two rounds were carried out during 1998-99 and 2002-04 under the auspices of MoHFW and IIPS as the national nodal agency.

Which of the following Institute has been appointed as a nodal agency for conducting district level household survey?

International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)
The Round I of RCH survey was conducted during the year 1998–99 in two phases (each phase covered half of the districts from all states/union territories) in 504 districts for which International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai was designated as the nodal agency.

What is district level?

A district is a type of administrative division that, in some countries, is managed by the local government. Across the world, areas known as “districts” vary greatly in size, spanning regions or counties, several municipalities, subdivisions of municipalities, school district, or political district.

What’s the full form of Nfhs?

The National Family Health Survey (NFHS) is a large-scale, multi-round survey conducted in a representative sample of households throughout India. The First National Family Health Survey (NFHS-1) was conducted in 1992-93.

Which year the Government of India proposed annual health survey?

The annual health survey (AHS) was conceived in 2005 to monitor the performance of health interventions carried out under the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) at annual intervals since the National Family Health Survey (NFHS) had longer time lags.

What is NFHS data?

The National Family Health Survey (NFHS) is a large-scale, multi-round survey conducted in a representative sample of households throughout India. Three rounds of the survey have been conducted since the first survey in 1992-93.

Why is Nepal divided into 77?

The new constitution of Nepal, adopted on 20 September 2015, provides for the division of the country into 7 federal provinces. These provinces were formed by grouping together the existing districts of Nepal.

Why is NFHS important?

Each successive round of the NFHS has had two specific goals: a) to provide essential data on health and family welfare needed by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and other agencies for policy and programme purposes, and b) to provide information on important emerging health and family welfare issues.

How is NFHS data collected?

In NFHS-3, interviews are conducted with eligible respondents using a Household Questionnaire, a Woman’s Questionnaire (for women age 15-49), and a Man’s Questionnaire (for men age 15-54). Collection of blood samples on filter paper cards from men age 15-54 and women age 15-49 for HIV testing.

What kind of questionnaire is used in DLHS-3?

Bilingual questionnaires in local language and English pertaining to Household, Ever Married Women (age 15-49), Unmarried Women (age 15-24), Village, and Health Facility were used in DLHS-3.

Who is included in the DLHS-3 Household Survey?

In DLHS-3, along with ever-married women age 15-49, never married women (age 15-24) are also included as respondents. DLHS-3 adopts a multi-stage stratified probability proportional to size sampling design.

What is the purpose of DLHS-3 in India?

The DLHS-3 is designed to provide information on family planning, maternal and child health, reproductive health of ever married women and adolescent girls, utilization of maternal and child healthcare services at the district level for India.

Which is the third round of district level household and facility survey?

The present District Level Household and Facility Survey (DLHS-3) is third in the series preceded by DLHS-1 in 1998-99 and DLHS-2 in 2002-04. DLHS-3, like other two earlier rounds, is designed to provide estimates on maternal and child health, family planning and other reproductive health services.

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