Received: 13 April 2020
Accepted: 26 October 2020
First Online: 3 November 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: High international ethical standards are ensured for MEASURE DHS surveys as ethical approval from the country is obtained from a national ethical review board and local authorities before implementing the survey [CitationRef removed, CitationRef removed] and well-informed verbal consent is sought from the respondents prior to data collection [CitationRef removed, CitationRef removed]. This data set was obtained from the MEASURE DHS website (URL: ExternalRef removed) after getting their permission and no formal ethical clearance was obtained since we conducted secondary analysis of publicly available data.
: Not applicable.
: All authors declare that they have no competing interests.