• 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...

Upcoming Events

  • Universal Health Coverage meeting
    4- 8  August  2014
  • Core Group of INDEPTH Data Analysts Meeting
    25- 29 August  2014
  • Household dynamics manuscript writing & finalization Workshop
    25- 29 August  2014
  • AGM 2014 in Kampala, Uganda
    29 - 31 October 2014
  • ISC 2015 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    October 2015
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 about the impact on those lives of development policies and programmes.

Workshop for fieldworkers managers held in Kenya

If research is to uphold its claim to high quality standards, the data that are collected have to be of high quality, and the staff collecting the data should uphold highest levels of competence. Read more...


INDEPTH Board Chair celebrated as one of most productive authors in the last 112 years of health systems research

 The INDEPTH Network is pleased to share this great news about our Board Chair, Prof. Marcel Tanner, Director of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute in Basel, Switzerland. ...Read more...

IHTAS participants visit Dodowa

As part of an exchange programme between the two sites (Dodowa and Kilifi) implementing the INDEPTH Healthy Transitions to Adulthood Study (IHTAS), ...Read more...

Population Council President visits INDEPTH

The President of the Population Council, Peter J. Donaldson, has visited the offices of the INDEPTH Network Secretariat in Accra, Ghana. Read more

INDEPTH adds data to its online data archives and launches INDEPTHStats App for tablets and mobile phones


INDEPTH has today July 1, 2014 announced important updates on the INDEPTH Data Repository and INDEPTHStats, two online data archives that continue to build and strengthen capacity for research data management and sharing and improve free access to health and science research in LMICs.Read more...

INDEPTH is a registered Charity in Ghana and in the US - 501(c)(3)

INDEPTH Projects

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

49 HDSS Field Sites
42 Research Centres
20 Countries
3 Continents

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