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GEO_JO2002 (V101_JO2002)
Jordan regions, 2002 [GIS]

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GEO_JO2002 reports the region of Jordan where the respondent was interviewed. Geographic units in the 2002 Jordan survey are very broad regions (North, Central, and South).

Other sample years for Jordan have their own sample-specific geography variables. The 2002 Jordan sample is included in GEO_ JO1997_2017, which provides spatially consistent units over time.

A GIS map for GEO_JO2002 (in shapefile format) can be downloaded from the DHS Program Spatial Data Repository Boundaries page.


GEO_JO2002 (V101_ JO2002) is a country- and sample-specific variable and has no comparability issues.

Comparability - Standard DHS

GEO_JO2002 (V101_JO2002) is a geographic variable added during processing of the DHS data. V101 is included in all Phases of the DHS.


  • Jordan 2002: Ever-married women age 15-49.
  • Jordan: 2002-B, 2002-H, 2002-W, 2002-C