Variable hc4 : Main material of roof

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Valid case(s): 62359
Invalid: 0
Minimum: 11
Maximum: 96

File: bh

Universe
Households
Source of information
Variables merged from Household File. for full variable documentation refer to HH.sav.

Categories

Value Category Cases
11 No roof 1 0.0%
12 Thatch/palm leaf 1845 3.0%
13 Sod 109 0.2%
21 Rustic mat 823 1.3%
22 Palm/bamboo 373 0.6%
23 Reeds 3140 5.0%
24 Wood Planks 3755 6.0%
31 Metal 23389 37.5%
32 Wood 1812 2.9%
33 Calamine/cement fiber 964 1.5%
34 Ceramic tiles 66 0.1%
35 Cement 25590 41.0%
36 Roofing shingles 286 0.5%
96 Other 206 0.3%
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 roof.
Post-question
Record observation.
Interviewer instructions
Circle the correct code for the material of the dwelling roof, 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 roof, record the main roofing material (the material that covers the largest amount of roof).
Generated: MAR-10-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit