API Client and Dataset Management for the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) Data

Provides a client for (1) querying the DHS API for survey indicators and metadata (< https://api.dhsprogram.com/#/index.html>), (2) identifying surveys and datasets for analysis, (3) downloading survey datasets from the DHS website, (4) loading datasets and associate metadata into R, and (5) extracting variables and combining datasets for pooled analysis.


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0.6.0 by OJ Watson, a month ago


Report a bug at https://github.com/ropensci/rdhs/issues

Browse source code at https://github.com/cran/rdhs

Authors: OJ Watson [aut, cre] , Jeff Eaton [aut] , Lucy D'Agostino McGowan [rev] , Duncan Gillespie [rev]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

MIT + file LICENSE license

Imports R6, httr, jsonlite, foreign, magrittr, rappdirs, digest, storr, xml2, qdapRegex, rgdal, getPass, haven, iotools

Suggests testthat, knitr, rmarkdown, ggplot2, survey, data.table, microbenchmark

See at CRAN