Variable IM21 : Child ever given Hepatitis B vaccination

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 327 (331.8)
Invalid: 2882 (2855.3)
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 8

File: ch

Children aged 0-4
Source of information
The mother or caretaker of the child aged 0-4.


Value Category Cases Weighted
1 Yes 144 147 44.3%
2 No 92 98 29.5%
8 Dont know 91 87 26.2%
9 Missing 0 0 0.0%
Sysmiss 2882 2855
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
Has (name) ever been given hepatitis b vaccination injections - that is, a shot in the thigh or shoulder upon birth or later to prevent him/her from getting hepatitis b (the first dose is given immediately upon births at the same time when bcg is given, and the other two are given at the same time when DTP and polio vaccination injections are given)
Interviewer instructions
Questions IM10 through IM22 are asked only to mothers/primary caretakers of children who do not have vaccination cards, or those children for whom vaccination cards were not shown. 


Circle the code corresponding to the response.
Generated: MAR-18-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit