Variable mn8a : Kind of delivery
Valid case(s): 6535
Women aged 15-49 who gave birth to a child in the 2 years preceding the survey
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.
Was (name) delivered by caesarian section?
A caesarean section is the delivery of the baby by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus. If the respondent cannot remember how the baby was delivered circle '8' for don't know.