Title: Nepal National Micronutrient Status Survey 2016


Abstract: The overall objective of this survey was to assess the micronutrient status among the representative populations in Nepal including children 6-59 months and 6-9 years, adolescent girls 10-14 years, adolescent boys 10-19 years, reproductive age women 15-49 years. The study micronutrient statuses assessed among these populations were vitamin A and B12, iron, folic acid, iodine, zinc and condition of anemia. The survey also collected information on anthropometry, infectious diseases (malaria, STH, H. pylori, visceral leishmaniasis), blood disorders, and markers of inflammation among these populations.

Sponsored By:  UNICEF, 2018. Availability: Click here for Summary Report

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