In this study, the discontinuation rate on DMPA (44.0%: 95% CI 40.2-48.0) compares favorably with the 2006 and 2011 UDHS
estimate (46.6% and 46.5% respectively) (10,24).
The prevalence of malnutrition in the study areas among the under-5 children as shown in Table 3, was high with stunting levels of 46% (as <-2 Z-scores height-for age, NCHS cut-offs) which was much closer to the Western region prevalence of 47.8% [2, 5] as indicated in the UDHS
. The stunting rates were even higher in Buhweju County (55.6%) compared to 36.3% in Igara County.
It further shows that: "Infant mortality declined from 88 deaths to 54 deaths per 1,000 live births between the 2000-01 UDHS
and the 2011 UDHS
As a bank that represents the Islamic bank's ethical and humanitarian values and principles, which aims at establishing active community participation and social development in all sectors, the SIB has reached a new height in its cooperation with various leading institutions by signing this strategic agreement with the UDHS
," he added.
Data set 2 were analyzed to estimate the effect of SCC, UDHS
and UDQI on losses in milk production traits as well as the relationship between SCC and each of UDHS
The prevalence of hookworm infestation in this study is much lower than that found by Sturrock, also in Uganda, in 1966.17 This study was community based and conducted in areas where sanitation was likely to have been poor, as indicated in the UDHS
. Other community-based studies (14,18) have also reported higher prevalences of hookworm than we found in our study.
The numbers of unintended pregnancies in 2008 under current contraceptive use patterns and alternative scenarios were based on contraceptive use-failure rates and pregnancy rates for nonusers from the UDHS
and other sources, adjusted to the estimated number of unintended pregnancies in each region in 2008.
* Over 90% of the target population is able to cite two acceptable ways of protection from HIV against the target 50% using national data (UDHS
1995 and 2000/01).
[34.] Uganda Demographic and Health Survey (UDHS
) Statistics Department, Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, Uganda and Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), Macro International, Inc.
quoted as from 14-16 years in selected KAPB study sites, the UDHS
2000/01 only shows delayed sexual debut for men: the median age of first