As there is a push to monitor indicators at the local level, it is important to determine whether surveys designed for national representation can be used at the district level. This paper explores the accuracy and validity of using the NFHS-4, a nationally representative data source, to estimate district-level Total Fertility Rate (TFR) for the eight Empowered Action Group (EAG) states and Assam.
Evidence Project. 2020. "Estimation of district level TFR of eight EAG states and Assam from NFHS-4, 2015-16." Washington, DC: Population Council, The Evidence Project.
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