Text and Data Mining valid from 2020-04-15
Received: 23 March 2020
Accepted: 7 April 2020
First Online: 15 April 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Permission to use the UDHS datasets was sought from the DHS Program website ExternalRef removed. The ICF IRB reviewed and approved the 2016 Uganda Demographic and Health Survey. The ORC MACRO, ICF Macro, and ICF IRBs complied with the United States Department of Health and Human Services regulations for the protection of human research subjects (45 CFR 46). All participants provided informed verbal consent to participate in the study and for minors, their parents or guardians consented on their behalf. Further details regarding the conduct of the study may be found in the 2016 UDHS report.
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: All authors declare no conflict of interest.