Variable HC5 : Main material of wall

Overview
Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Valid case(s): 14564 (14564)
Invalid: 436 (0)
Minimum: 22
Maximum: 96

File: hh

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

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
22 Stone with mud 387 242 1.7%
23 Uncovered adobe 1040 1229 8.4%
26 Reused wood 443 510 3.5%
27 Cane fiber board 1451 1330 9.1%
31 Cement 3855 4496 30.9%
32 Stone with lime/cement 159 91 0.6%
33 Bricks 4016 3853 26.5%
34 Cement blocks 970 983 6.8%
35 Covered adobe 1072 890 6.1%
36 Wood planks/shingles 176 171 1.2%
37 monolith 363 201 1.4%
96 Other 632 566 3.9%
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 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: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit