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MUAC cut-off points were established at mm for severe acute malnutrition and mm for moderate acute malnutrition. Related Materials Download the questionnaires, technical documents and reports that describe the survey process and the key results for this study.

Just 35 percent of married Bolivian women were using a modern contraceptive in —the same percentage as in Rapid assessment of nutrition and food security in Chaco municipalities affected by droughts.

Based on the FAO scale 12this signifies a severe iron deficiency enda in this region. Age, sex and district differences were found: Contraceptive use was higher among wealthier women and women with higher educational attainment, but modern use did not exceed 47 percent even among women in the wealthiest fifth of households. The authors would like to acknowledge the political and health authorities from regional to community level. The SMART Methodology provides a basic, integrated method for assessing nutritional status and mortality rate bolovia emergency situations.

Also, Mennonite communities have significantly different socio-economic and cultural backgrounds to the wider rural population in the Chaco, hence were not included even if they were set in rural areas.

The assistance of a skilled birth attendant during childbirth endea considered crucial to lowering maternal mortality, one of the Millennium Development Goals for One-fifth of couples had an unmet need for family planning—they wanted to avoid another pregnancy altogether or to delay it for at least two years but were not using a contraceptive method. It describes general survey procedures and provides information on how to collect data necessary for planning direct interventions in emergency settings or for surveillance.


Thanks are also extended to the teams responsible for the survey implementation and analysis, from surveyors to logistics and administration.

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The characteristics of each locality determined the household sampling method used in a given locality. It provides a more profound understanding of the nutritional enndsa affecting a population than anthropometric surveys alone and hence the policies, strategies and programmes that must be pursued to eradicate malnutrition.

Bolivia Total Population millions In this case, and largely to allow comparisons, anaemia classification was based on the same cutoff points used for children between months old in the previous Demographic and Health National Survey in Bolivia.

Programa Mundial de Alimentos de las Naciones Unidas. The inclusion of haemoglobin Hb analysis to determine anaemia status in SMART surveys gives a more complete nutritional status assessment, particularly with regard to potential constraints for adequate child growth and development due to iron deficiency.

The most recent demographic and health survey DHSconducted inshows some improvement in infant and child health.

Bolivia – Encuesta Nacional de Demografía y Salud 2008

Food security assessments, which are used to understand and interpret nutritional and mortality survey data. Inclusion of anaemia analysis in endsz SMART survey did not necessitate increasing the number or qualifications of staff. Description El cuestionario individual de hombres fue aplicado de manera completa a 6, hombres y comprende los siguientes temas: Demographic and Health Surveys.

This article describes the survey undertaken with a particular focus on the anaemia assessment component. But there are some signs that infant and child health may improve. Values are shown in Table 1. The percentage of children ages 18 to 29 months who had received childhood vaccinations increased from 64 percent to 79 percent between and holivia Fertility is unlikely to fall further without an increase in the bolicia of effective contraceptives that allow women to avoid pregnancies they do not want.


The Standardised Monitoring and Assessment of Relief and Transition SMART programme is an interagency initiative to improve monitoring and evaluation of humanitarian assistance interventions. However, we do not booivia standardising this ebdsa due to waste management difficulties.

High Unmet Need for Family Planning Helping women avoid unwanted pregnancies is another way to improve maternal health, especially if the pregnancy occurs within two years of a previous pregnancy, when a woman is under 18 or older than 34, or if a woman already had at least three births.

The current population for each community was calculated applying the district population provision of INE National Statistics Institute based on the national census. Helping women avoid unwanted pregnancies is another bolivja to improve maternal health, especially if the pregnancy occurs within two years of a previous pregnancy, when a woman is under 18 or older than 34, or if a woman already had at least three births.

The SMART manual deals specifically with nutrition and mortality surveys, including sampling, nutritional measurements, and mortality rates. This is highly appreciated. The vulnerability of the Chaco rural population, who subsist on a farming and livestock based economy and have poverty levels higher than those in many other areas of the country INE 1increases the potential impact of disasters. Localities with more than 2, inhabitants considered as urbanwere not included in the survey.

Infant Mortality Rate deaths under age 1 per 1, births. The main field constraint to take into account is the climatic environment. Water consumption, farming and livestock of more than 7, households were severely affected according to a UNETE evaluation report 3. Anaemia analysis is easily integrated into SMART surveys without an excessive increase of budget or resources required. Blood drop for Hb analysis. Population Reference Bureau,