Standardised Expanded Nutrition Survey (South, South-East and West) - 2016
Demographic and Health Survey [hh/dhs]
UNHCR in collaboration with the Ministry of Public Health through the National Directorate of Nutrition and Food Technology (DNTA) and operational partners including WFP, UNICEF, IRC, ADES, CSSI and IMC organized a Standardized Expanded Nutrition Survey (SENS) in seven camps in the south, south-east and west of Chad in order to assess the nutrition and health situation of the refugee populations. The survey took place from 10 December 2016 to 24 January 2017 in the seven refugee camps hosting refugees from Central African Republic, Nigeria and Niger. The survey include two modules (children under 5 and women of child-bearing age) and used two-stage cluster sampling. See more details in the report.
Kind of Data
Sample survey data [ssd]
Unit of Analysis
Household and individual
v2.1: Edited, cleaned and anonymised data.
The scope includes:
- nutritional status of infants and children under 5
- women aged 15 to 49 years
Health and Nutrition
Central African Republic
south, south-east and west of Chad
all refugee households living in the camp
Producers and sponsors
Two-stage cluster sampling
Raw survey weights are included in the dataset (see survey_weight), and were calculated by diving the total number of households/individuals in the sample frame by the size of the sample for each module. Weights were calculated separately for each camp.
Dates of Data Collection
Data Collection Mode
UNHCR Global Data Service Statistics and Demographics Section