The survey obtained detailed information on fertility, fertility preferences, marriage, sexual activity, awareness and use of family planning methods, breastfeeding practices, nutritional status of women and young children, childhood mortality, maternal and child health, awareness and behavior regarding HIV and AIDS, and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs). In addition, the 2009-10 TLDHS collected information on domestic violence, malaria and use of mosquito nets, and anemia testing and anthropometric measurements for women and children.
Source of Information
National Statistics Directorate (NSD) [Timor-Leste], Ministry of Finance [Timor-Leste], and ICF Macro, 2010. Timor-Leste Demographic and Health Survey 2009-10. Dili, Timor-Leste: NSD [TimorLeste] and ICF Macro.