• INDEPTH Data Repository
    An online, free-access archive INDEPTH datasets, some underlying INDEPTHStats; for the research data user. Read More...
  • INDEPTHStats
    Displays yearly health and demographic indicators from INDEPTH; for researchers, government officials and policymakers. Read More...
INDEPTH is a pioneer in health and population research, providing robust answers to some of the most important questions in development. Through its global network of health and demographic surveillance system (HDSS) field sites in Africa, Asia and Oceania, it is capable of producing reliable longitudinal data not only about the lives of people in low- and middle-income countries, but also about the impact on those lives of development policies and programmes.

Centre organises science communication training for researchers

 About 20 researchers and seven trainers from West Africa attended the Summer School in Science Communication organised by the Swiss Centre for Scientific Research (CSRS) in Côte d’Ivoire aimed at increasing the impact of science and technology .. Read more

Ifakara Centre launches training programmes

 The Ifakara Health Research Institute (IHI), an INDEPTH member centre in Tanzania has launched a Masters degree and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programmes in its new training facility in Bagamoyo, near the country's main city, Dar es Salaam. Read more

INDEPTH Capacity Strengthening and Training group holds first meeting

 Ten leaders of INDEPTH member centres met in Accra, Ghana, from 17-19 August 2015 for the first meeting of the INDEPTH Capacity Strengthening and Training Strategic Group. Over 20 participants attended the meeting which deliberated on how the Network .... Read more

African Union Commissioner receives the INDEPTH ED

 INDEPTH Network Executive Director Prof. Osman Sankoh (right) on 12 August 2015 met His Excellency Dr Mustapha Sidiki Kaloko (left), Africa Union’s Commissioner for Social Affairs at AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Read more

Key meeting on civil registration held in Addis

 INDEPTH Network Executive Director Prof. Osman Sankoh (front row in dark suit, middle)  is in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for a two-day meeting deliberating on how Health and Demographic Surveillance Systems (HDSSs) can contribute to strengthening civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) ... Read more

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INDEPTH Projects

Cross-national, Cross-regional, Cross-continental; involving several member centres

52 HDSS Field Sites
45 Research Centres
20 Countries
3 Continents


  • CODD: Cause of death determination in low- and middle-income countries. Read More...
  • Optimunise: Examine non-specific effects on  survival of specific vaccine. Read More...
  • iHOPE: There are currently two general sources of out-of-pocket health spending (OOPS) Read More...
  • INESS: INDEPTH Effectiveness and Safety Studies of Antimalarials Read More... 
  • IUHC: Understand impact of universal  health coverage on the poor and vulnerable. Read More...
  • IDMP: Enhance research data management capacity for analysis, publication and sharing. Read More...
  • AWI-Gen: Africa, Wits-INDEPTH partnership for the GENomic study of body composition and CMD risk. Read More...
  • IHTAS: INDEPTH Health Transition into Adulthood Study with Kilifi and Dodowa HDSSs. Read More...
  • EVIDENCE: New USAID-funded project to improve family planning services. Read More...
  • INTREC: Develop sustainable capacity for research for heath and its social determinants. Read More...

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