Variable bf2 : Child still being breastfed

Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 15616
Invalid: 954
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 9

File: ch

Children aged 0-4
Source of information
The mother or caretaker of the child aged 0-4.


Value Category Cases
1 Yes 5183 33.2%
2 No 10419 66.7%
8 DK 13 0.1%
9 Missing 1 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.

Literal question
Is he/she still being breastfed?
Interviewer instructions
'Being breastfed' is defined as putting the child to the breast at least once a day. 

Circle the code corresponding to the response.
Generated: MAR-10-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit