Variable wm14 : Can read part of the sentence

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 16596
Invalid: 10968
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 9

File: wm

Universe
Women aged 15-49
Source of information
The eligible woman selected for interview

Categories

Value Category Cases
1 Cannot read at all 6956 41.9%
2 Able to read only parts of sentence 3199 19.3%
3 Able to read whole sentence 6348 38.3%
4 Required language 48 0.3%
5 Blind/visually impaired 42 0.3%
9 Missing 3 0.0%
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.

Pre-question
Check WM11:
 
Secondary or higher. Go to Next Module

Primary or non-standard curriculum. Continue with WM14
Literal question
Now I would like you to read this sentence to me.
Post-question
Example sentences for literacy test:

1.	The child is reading a book.
2.	The rains came late this year.
3.	Parents must care for their children.
4.	Farming is hard work
Interviewer instructions
Show sentences to respondent.
If respondent cannot read whole sentence, probe:
Can you read part of the sentence to me?

1.	The child is reading a book.
2.	The rain came late this year.
3.	Parents must care for their           children.
4.	Farming is hard work.
Generated: MAR-10-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit