Stunting in women of reproductive age

Stunting in women of reproductive age

Prevalence rate (%) of women 15-49 years old who have height less than 145 cm

Unit Description: 
Percentage
Numerator: 
Number of women 15-49 years that meet the criteria for stunting
Denominator: 
Total number of women 15-49 years surveyed
Disaggregation: 
Geographical area
General guidance: 
Should be based on a methodologically solid anthropometric nutrition survey finding and include Confidence Intervals
Guidance on phases: 
preparatory; Phase III and IV
Phase applicability: 
Pre-crisis/Baseline
Phase 3
Phase 4
Data Sources: 
Population-based surveys with representative sampling methods (MICS, DHS, SMART)
Code: 
N-012
Sub-domain: 
N1 Prevention and Management of Acute Malnutrition
Unit of Measurement: 
Individual
Key indicator: 
No
Types: 
Baseline
Outcome
Indicator used for response monitoring ?: 
Yes
Global Clusters: 
Nutrition
Sector cross-tagging: 
F1 Food Assistance
F3 Food Access
F4 Income Access
F5 Market Access
F6 Availability
F7 Utilization
H1 General clinical services & essential trauma care
H2 Child health
H4.2 Maternal and newborn care
W1 Hygiene Promotion
W2 Water Supply
W4 Vector Control
W7 Aggravating Factors