Variable HC4 : Main material of roof

Overview
Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Valid case(s): 14564 (14564)
Invalid: 436 (0)
Minimum: 23
Maximum: 96

File: hh

Universe
Households
Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
23 Wood Planks 56 45 0.3%
31 Metal 553 647 4.4%
32 Wood 25 27 0.2%
33 Calamine/cement fiber 2 3 0.0%
34 Ceramic tiles 1 0 0.0%
35 Cement 88 87 0.6%
36 Roofing shingles 19 18 0.1%
37 slate 9913 9600 65.9%
38 tile 104 71 0.5%
39 roofing felt 3762 4031 27.7%
96 Other 41 34 0.2%
99 Missing 0 0 0.0%
Sysmiss 436 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: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit