Variable hc5 : Main material of wall

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Valid case(s): 27564
Invalid: 0
Minimum: 11
Maximum: 96

File: wm

Universe
Households
Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member

Categories

Value Category Cases
11 No walls 9 0.0%
12 Cane/palm/trunks 12 0.0%
13 Dirt 1215 4.4%
21 Bambo with mud 16 0.1%
22 Stone with mud 478 1.7%
23 Uncovered adobe 410 1.5%
24 Plywood 30 0.1%
25 Carton 1 0.0%
26 Reused wood 0 0.0%
27 Reeds 3 0.0%
31 Cement 309 1.1%
32 Stone with lime/cement 2391 8.7%
33 Bricks 14193 51.5%
34 Cement blocks 7041 25.5%
35 Covered adobe 823 3.0%
36 Wood planks/shingles 49 0.2%
37 Chinku tin 22 0.1%
96 Other 562 2.0%
99 Missing 0 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
Main material of the walls.
Post-question
Record observation.
Interviewer instructions
Circle the correct code for the material of the dwelling walls, 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 walls, record the main wall material (the material that covers the largest amount of wall space).
Generated: MAR-10-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit