publication . Article . 2003

Methods of the National Nutrition Survey 1999

Resano-Pérez E; Méndez-Ramírez I; Shamah-Levy T; Juan A. Rivera; Sepúlveda-Amor J;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2003
  • Publisher: Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública
Abstract
OBJECTIVE: To describe the methods and analyses of the 1999 National Nutrition Survey (NNS-99). MATERIAL AND METHODS: The 1999 National Nutrition Survey (NNS-99) is a probabilistic survey with nationwide representativity. The NNS-99 included four regions and urban and rural areas of Mexico. The last sampling units were households, selected through stratified cluster sampling. The study population consisted of children under five years of age, school-age children (6-11 years), and women of childbearing age (12-49 years). Data were collected on anthropometric measurements, hemoglobin levels, morbidity and its determinants, and socioeconomic and demographic charact...
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free text keywords: national surveys, nutrition, children, women, anthropometry, anemia, micronutrients, diet, Mexico, encuestas nacionales, nutrición, niños, mujeres, antropometría, micronutrimentos, dieta, México, Population, education.field_of_study, education, Virology, Cluster sampling, Medicine, business.industry, business, Gerontology, Micronutrient, Survey methodology, Rural area, Response rate (survey), Under-five, Environmental health

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publication . Article . 2003

Methods of the National Nutrition Survey 1999

Resano-Pérez E; Méndez-Ramírez I; Shamah-Levy T; Juan A. Rivera; Sepúlveda-Amor J;