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How many facilities used for menstrual hygiene

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MHPLACENUM reports how many facilities the women used to change, wash, dry, or dispose of menstrual sanitary materials the last time she had her period.

The question associated with this variable was included in the female questionnaire.


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  • Women age 15 to 49 excluding women who are pregnant, have never menstruated, have had a hysterectomy, are menopausal, have not had their period in the last three months, or for whom the last menstrual period they had was before last birth.


  • Burkina Faso: 2016
  • Congo (Democratic Republic): 2017
  • Ethiopia: 2017
  • Ghana: 2016
  • India: 2017
  • Indonesia: 2016
  • Kenya: 2016
  • Niger: 2016
  • Uganda: 2017