Variable bh2 : Type of birth

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-2
Valid case(s): 62359
Invalid: 0
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 2

File: bh

Universe
Ever married women age 15-49 who have given birth
Source of information
Ever married women age 15-49

Categories

Value Category Cases
1 single 60516 97.0%
2 multiple 1843 3.0%
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
WERE ANY OF THESE BIRTHS TWINS?
Interviewer instructions
If the woman responds that (name) was part of a twin or triplets etc circle '2' for multiple birth. For all other births circle '1' for single.
Generated: MAR-10-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit