The National Family Health Survey 2019-20 (NFHS-5), the fifth in the NFHS series, provides information on
population, health, and nutrition for India and each state/union territory (UT). Like NFHS-4, NFHS-5 also
provides district-level estimates for many important indicators.
This fact sheet provides information on key indicators and trends for Himachal Pradesh. NFHS-5 fieldwork
for Himachal Pradesh was conducted from 16 July, 2019 to 5 November, 2019 by Population Research
Centre, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla. Information was gathered from 10,698 households, 10,368 women, and 1,477 men. Fact sheets for each district in Himachal Pradesh are also available separately.