Codes and Frequencies
GEO_MZ1997 (V101_MZ1997) indicates the region of Mozambique where the respondent was interviewed. DHS regions in the 1997 Mozambique survey are equivalent to provinces.
Other sample years have their own sample-specific geography variables. There is also an integrated variable, GEO_MZ1997_2011, that provides spatially consistent units over time.
A GIS map for GEO_MZ1997 (in shapefile format) can be downloaded from the DHS Program Spatial Data Repository Boundaries page.
- Mozambique 1997: All women age 15-49.