Variable hc5 : Main material of wall

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 walls 16 0.0%
12 Cane/palm/trunks 48 0.1%
13 Dirt 3137 5.0%
21 Bambo with mud 43 0.1%
22 Stone with mud 1095 1.8%
23 Uncovered adobe 1131 1.8%
24 Plywood 61 0.1%
25 Carton 5 0.0%
26 Reused wood 0 0.0%
27 Reeds 2 0.0%
31 Cement 658 1.1%
32 Stone with lime/cement 5089 8.2%
33 Bricks 30557 49.0%
34 Cement blocks 16873 27.1%
35 Covered adobe 2059 3.3%
36 Wood planks/shingles 130 0.2%
37 Chinku tin 41 0.1%
96 Other 1414 2.3%
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 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