Variable OV15 : Social support (12 months)

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 874 (872.6)
Invalid: 14769 (14825.4)
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 9

File: hl

Children living in households with at least one child considered as an orphan or asa child made vulnerable by HIV/AIDS
Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member


Value Category Cases Weighted
1 Yes 4 4 0.5%
2 No 749 751 86.1%
8 DK 1 1 0.1%
9 Missing 120 117 13.4%
Sysmiss 14769 14825
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
In the last 12 months, has your household received any social support for (name), such as help in household work, training for a caregiver, or legal services?
Interviewer instructions
Circle the code corresponding to the answer given. If the household did not receive support of this kind for the child, skip to OV17.
Generated: MAR-03-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit