DHS Guide to Statistics

When it comes to running national surveys, DHS packs statistical punch.  That's why we're recommending you read the Demographic and Health Survey Guide to Statistics.
 
This guide helps data users and analysts understand the precautions to take and the procedures to follow in order to ensure the data generated from DHS datasets and published in reports are correct. 
 
Background:  DHS data is often used as part of various types assessments as they contain quality information on anthropometry, nutrition, education, demography, maternal and child health, reproductive health and socio-economic indicators.