Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey - 2011
MICS provides up-to-date information on the situation of children and women and measures key indicators that allow countries to monitor progress .
The Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) was carried out in 2011 in cooperation between the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Education and Science, and Ministry of Labour and Social Policy of the Government of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. Data collection was conducted by private research company IPSOS Strategic Puls. Financial and technical support was provided by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), with additional financial support from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).
MICS is an international household survey programme developed by UNICEF. The 2011 MICS was conducted as part of the fourth global round of MICS surveys (MICS4). MICS provides up-to-date information on the situation of children and women and measures key indicators that allow countries to monitor progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and other internationally agreed upon commitments. Additional information on the global MICS project may be obtained from www.childinfo.org.