Variable DA10 : Can says recognizable words

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 3588 (1639)
Invalid: 17475 (15786.6)
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 9

File: hl

De jure children aged 2-14
Source of information
Mother or caretaker of the child


Value Category Cases Weighted
1 Yes 3518 1608 98.1%
2 No 69 31 1.9%
9 Missing 1 0 0.0%
Sysmiss 17475 15787
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.

Literal question
Does (name) speak at all (can he/she make him or herself understood in words; can say any recognizable words)?
Interviewer instructions
Circle '1' for 'Yes' and '2' for 'No' for all questions in this module. Insert the child's name in the question. Read out the entire question as it is written.


If needed, use the additional probing questions in parentheses, replacing he/she with the appropriate pronoun.
Generated: MAR-18-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit