Variable HC1B : Mother tongue of head

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 44265 (43731.1)
Invalid: 0 (0)
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 9

File: hl

De jure household members (usual residents)
Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member


Value Category
1 Georgian
2 Abkhazian
3 Osetian
4 Russian
5 Azerbaijani
6 Armenian
7 Other Language
9 Missing

Recoded variable
Literal question
What is the mother tongue/native language of the head of this household?
Interviewer instructions
Circle the code corresponding to the answer given. Make sure to get the religion, ethnicity or mother tongue/native language of the household head.
The variable is created from information collected on religion in the HH file. 
Codes 2,6 and 7 are recoded into code 6 (other).
Generated: APR-26-2009 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit