Variable HC3 : Main material of floor

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Valid case(s): 10908 (9847)
Invalid: 0 (0)
Minimum: 11
Maximum: 99

File: wm

Women aged 15-49
Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member


Value Category
11 Earth/sand
12 Dung
21 Wood planks
22 Palm/bamboo
31 Parquet or polished wood
32 Vinyl or asphalt strips
33 Ceramic tiles
34 Cement
35 Carpet
96 Other
99 Missing

Record observation.
Interviewer instructions
Circle the correct code for the material of the dwelling floor based on your observation. You will be able to observe the correct answer in most cases, but if in doubt, ask. If there is more than one kind of material making up the floor, record the main flooring material (the material that covers the largest amount of floor space).
Generated: APR-26-2009 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit