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Table 1 Data sources used for this study

From: Motivations and barriers to death registration in Dakar, Senegal

Data source Year Type of data Information used
National census 2013 Individual-level data extracted from the census database Age and sex of deceased members who died in the 12 months before the census; characteristics of their household
Administrative survey among civil registration centres 2017 Aggregate data GPS coordinates of the civil registration centres and their characteristics
Survey among relatives of the deceased 2018–2019 Individual-level data from a retrospective survey among relatives of deceased persons who died between December 2018 and February 2019 and were reported to civil registration offices Reasons for registering deaths; sources of information on death registration