Central Data Catalog
Population and Family Health Survey 2007
Department of Statistics (DoS)
July 06, 2017
July 06, 2017
The data from this study are used in the following publications:
Abu-Ismail, Khalid, Abdel-Hameed Nawar, Asmaa Abdel-Nabi, and Gihan Abou Taleb.
The ADCR 2011: Arab human development and deprivation: Phenomenal progress or mixed results?
United Nations Development Programme Arab Development Challenges Report Background Paper 2011/01 (2011).
Akachi, Yoko, and David Canning.
Inferring the economic standard of living and health from cohort height: Evidence from modern populations in developing countries
Economics & Human Biology (2015).
Alkire, Sabina, Jose M Roche, and Suman Seth.
Sub-national disparities and inter-temporal evolution of multidimensional poverty across developing countries
Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (2011).
Alkire, Sabina, and Maria E Santos.
Acute multidimensional poverty: A new index for developing countries
OPHI Working Papers (2010).
Anderson G, Kermyt.
Life expectancy and the timing of life history events in developing countries
Human Nature 21, no. 2 (2010): 103-123.
Arcand, Jean-Louis, and Matthias Rieger.
Parental height and the sex ratio
IHEID Working Papers, The Graduate Institute (2010).
Using Ordinal Variables to Measure Multidimensional Poverty in Two South Mediterranean Countries
Bloom, David, Elizabeth Cafiero, Mark McGovern, Klaus Prettner, Anderson Stanciole, Jonathan Weiss, Samuel Bakkila, and Larry Rosenberg.
The economic impact of non-communicable disease in China and India: Estimates, projections, and comparisons
IZA DP No. 7563 (2013).
Can Family Planning Programs Reduce High Desired Family Size in Sub-Saharan Africa?
International Perspectives on on Sexual and Reproductive Health 37, no. 4 (2011): 209-216.
Bos, Eduard, and Amie Batson.
Using immunization coverage rates for monitoring health sector performance
Measurement and interpretations issues. World Bank HNP Discussion Papers (2000).
Bosch-Capblanch, Xavier, K Banerjee, and A Burton.
There are children not receiving a single dose of any vaccine: from ‘data to policy’in immunisation and health systems. Data quality and socio-economic determinants of unvaccination in low-and middle-income countries
AMC-University van Amsterdam, 2012.
Bosch-Capblanch, Xavier, K Banerjee, and A Burton.
Unvaccinated children in years of increasing coverage: how many and who are they? Evidence from 96 low-and middle-income countries
Tropical Medicine & International Health 17, no. 6 (2012): 697-710.
Bradley, Sarah E, Trevor N Croft, and Shea O Rutstein.
The Impact of Contraceptive Failure on Unintended Births and Induced Abortions: Estimates and Strategies for Reduction
DHS Analytical Studies (2011).
Brown W, David.
Child immunization cards: essential yet underutilized in national immunization programmes
Open Vaccine Journal (2012).
Burroway A, Rebekah.
Structural violence and child health: A multi-level analysis of development, gender inequality, and democracy in developing countries
PhD Department of Sociology, Duke University Department of Sociology, 2011.
The challenges of balancing careers and family life facing college women in Jordan
ISP Collection. (2011).
Cohen, Clara K, David E Horlacher, and F L MacKellar.
Is urbanization good for a nation’s health?
Corsi, Daniel, Melissa Neuman, Jocelyn Finlay, and S V Subramanian.
Demographic and health surveys: a profile
International journal of epidemiology 41, no. 6 (2012): 1602-1613.
Corsi, Daniel J, Jocelyn E Finlay, and S V Subramanian.
Global burden of double malnutrition: Has anyone seen it?
PLoS ONE 6, no. 9 (2011): e2512.
Darroch, Jacqueline E, and Susheela Singh.
Adding it up: The costs and benefits of investing in family planning and maternal and newborn health: Estimation methodology
New York City, USA: Guttmacher Institute, 2011.
Dasouki, Majed, and Hatem El-Shanti.
Genetic disorders in Jordan
Genetic disorders among Arab populations (2010).
de Neubourg, Chris, Jingqing Chai, Marlous de Milliano, Ilze Plavgo, and Ziru Wei.
Cross-Country MODA Study
Office of Research Working Papers (2012).
Fink, Gunther, Isabel Gunther, and Kenneth Hill.
Urban Mortality Transitions: The Role of Slums
International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (2011).
Fink, Gunther, Isabel Gunther, and Kenneth Hill.
Water, sanitation and child health - Evidence from the Demographic and Health Surveys 1986-2007
Finlay, Jocelyn E, Emre Ozaltin, and David Canning.
The association of maternal age with infant mortality, child anthropometric failure, diarrhoea and anaemia for first births: evidence from 55 low-and middle-income countries
BMJ Open 1, no. 2 (2011).
Fuchs, Regina, Elsie Pamuk, and Wolfgang Lutz.
Education or wealth: which matters more for reducing child mortality in developing countries?
Vienna Yearbook of Population Research (2010).
Variations in attitudinal gender preferences for children across 50 less-developed countries
Demographic Research 23, no. 36 (2010): 1031-1048.
Gharaibeh, Muntaha, Arwa Oweis, Farouk M Shakhatreh, and Erika S Froelicher.
Factors associated with contraceptive use among Jordanian Muslim women: Implications for health and social policy
Journal of International Women’s Studies 12, no. 3 (2011): 168.
Gharaibeh, Muntaha K, and Adlah M Hamlan.
Factors influencing maternal attachment of first-time Jordanian mothers
Journal of Research in Nursing (2011).
Gibbons, Luz, José M Belizán, Jeremy A Lauer, Ana P Betrán, Mario Merialdi, and Fernando Althabe.
The global numbers and costs of additionally needed and unnecessary caesarean sections performed per year: overuse as a barrier to universal coverage
World Health Report 2010 (2010).
Gunther, Isabel, and Gunther Fink.
Water, sanitation and children's health: evidence from 172 DHS surveys
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper (2010).
Harttgen, Kenneth, Stephan Klasen, and Sebastian Vollmer.
An African growth miracle? Or: what do asset indices tell us about trends in economic performance?
International Association for Research in Income and Wealth (2011).
Hilber, Adriane M, Xavier Bosch-Capblanch, Christian Schindler, Lise Beck, Florence Sécula, Oran McKenzie, Sara Gari, Christina Stuckli, and Sonja Merten.
Gender and immunisation
Basel, Switzerland: Swiss Centre for International Health, 2010.
Evolution of Opportunities for Early Childhood Development in Arab Countries
Routledge International Handbook of Crime and Gender Studies
The Gendered Nature of Violance (2013).
Jones-Smith, J. C, P. Gordon-Larsen, A. Siddiqi, and B. M Popkin.
Is the burden of overweight shifting to the poor across the globe? Time trends among women in 39 low-and middle-income countries (1991-2008)
International Journal of Obesity 36, no. 8 (2011): 1114-1120.
Jones-Smith, Jessica C, Penny Gordon-Larsen, Arjumand Siddiqi, and Barry M Popkin.
Cross-national comparisons of time trends in overweight inequality by socioeconomic status among women using repeated cross-sectional surveys from 37 developing countries, 1989-2007
American journal of epidemiology 173, no. 6 (2011): 667.
Kaldewei, Cornelia, and Ingo Pitterle.
Behavioural factors as emerging main determinants of child mortality in middle-income countries: A case study of Jordan
Working Papers (2011).
Kyu, H.H., K. Georgiades, and M.H. Boyle.
Maternal smoking, biofuel smoke exposure and child height-for-age in seven developing countries
International journal of epidemiology 38, no. 5 (2009): 1342-1350.
Montagu, Dominic, Gavin Yamey, Adam Visconti, April Harding, and Joanne Yoong.
Where do poor women in developing countries give birth? A multi-country analysis of Demographic and Health Survey data
PloS one 6, no. 2 (2011): e1715.
Poverty and inequality in the non-income multidimensional space: a critical review in the arab states
The International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth (2013).
Neuman, Melissa, Jocelyn E Finlay, George D Smith, and SV Subramanian.
The poor stay thinner: stable socioeconomic gradients in BMI among women in lower-and middle-income countries
The American journal of clinical nutrition 94, no. 5 (2011): 1348-1357.
Neuman, Melissa, Ichiro Kawachi, Steven Gortmaker, and S.V. Subramanian.
Urban-rural differences in BMI in low-and middle-income countries: the role of socioeconomic status
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 97, no. 2 (2013): 428-436.
Okour, Abdelhakeem, and Raja Badarneh.
Spousal violence against pregnant women from a Bedouin community in Jordan
Journal of Women's Health (2011).
Ortayli, Nuriye, and Shawn Malarcher.
Equity analysis: identifying who benefits from family planning programs
Studies in Family Planning 41, no. 2 (2010): 101-108.
Ozaltin, Emre, Kenneth Hill, and S V Subramanian.
Association of maternal stature with offspring mortality, underweight, and stunting in low-to middle-income countries
JAMA: the journal of the American Medical Association 303, no. 15 (2010): 1507-1516.
Ravenholt, Betty, Angela Stein, Sara Sulzbach, Kathryn Banke, and Karen Finnegan.
Assessing the commercial viabilty of long-acting and permanent contraception methods
Bethesda, MA: Bethesda, MD: Private Sector Partnerships-One project, Abt Associates Inc., 2009.
ROUDI-FAHIMI, Farzaneh, Ahmed Abul Monem, Lori Ashford, and Maha El-Adawy.
Women's need for family planning in Arab countries
Washington DC, USA: Population Reference Bureau, 2012.
Roudi-Fahimi, Farzaneh, and Ahmed Abdul Monem.
Unintended pregnancies in the Middle East and North Africa
Washington, DC, USA: Population Reference Bureau, 2010.
Schady, Norbert, and Marc F Smitz.
Aggregate economic shocks and infant mortality: New evidence for middle-income countries
Washington, DC, USA: The World Bank, 2009.
Shapiro, David, Amanda Kreider, Catherine Varner, and Malika Sinha.
Stalling of fertility transitions and socioeconomic change in the developing world: evidence from the demographic and health surveys
36th Chaire Quetelet, Annual Symposium in Demography.
Louvain la Neuve, Belgium, November, 2010.
Smits, Jeroen, and Christiaan Monden.
Twinning across the developing world
PLoS ONE 6, no. 9 (2011): e2523.
Smits, Jeroen, and Roel Steendijk.
The International Wealth Index (IWI)
The economics of Middle Eastern households and women’s employment: Understanding the patriarchal gender contract
Middle East Economics Association, 2010 International Conference.
Istanbul, Turkey, 2010.
Stover, John, and John Ross.
How increased contraceptive use has reduced maternal mortality
Maternal and child health journal 14, no. 5 (2010): 687-695.
Subramanian, S V, Emre Ozaltin, and Jocelyn E Finlay.
Height of nations: a socioeconomic analysis of cohort differences and patterns among women in 54 low-to middle-income countries
PLoS One 6, no. 4 (2011): e1896.
Subramanian, S V, Jessica M Perkins, Emre Ozaltin, and George D Smith.
Weight of nations: a socioeconomic analysis of women in low-to middle-income countries
The American journal of clinical nutrition 93, no. 2 (2011): 413-421.
Victora, Cesar G, Mercedes de Onis, Pedro C Hallal, Monika Blossner, and Roger Shrimpton.
Worldwide timing of growth faltering: revisiting implications for interventions
Pediatrics 125, no. 3 (2010): 473-480.
The daughter tax? The sex of offspring and maternal consequences in twenty-eight developing countries
Westoff, Charles F, and Dawn A Koffman.
The association of television and radio with reproductive behavior
Population and Development Review 37, no. 4 (2011): 749-759.
Zizza, A, A Tinelli, A Malvasi, E Barbone, M Stark, A DE DONNO, and M GUIDO.
Cesarean section in the world: a new ecological approach
J prev med hyg (2011).