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 Maharashtra. NFHS-5 fieldwork for Maharashtra was conducted from 19 June, 2019 to 30 December, 2019 by Indian Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR) and TRIOs Development Support (P) Ltd. Information was gathered from 31,643 households, 33,755 women, and 5,497 men. Fact sheets for each district in Maharashtra are also available separately