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 Kerala. NFHS-5 fieldwork for Kerala was conducted from 20 July, 2019 to 2 December, 2019 by Society for Promotion of Youth and Masses (SPYM). Information was gathered from 12,330 households, 10,969 women, and 1,473 men. Fact sheets for each district in Kerala are also available separately