Variable im11 : Child ever given BCG vaccination

Overview
Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 908 (913.2)
Invalid: 5733 (5629.8)
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 9

File: ch

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

Categories

Value Category
1 Yes
2 No
8 Dk
9 Missing
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 a BCG vaccination against tuberculosis - that is, an injection in the arm or shoulder that caused a scar?
Interviewer instructions
Questions IM10 through IM18 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. 

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Circle the code corresponding to the response.
Generated: MAY-14-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit