Variable HC4 : Main material of roof

Overview
Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Valid case(s): 54121 (51261.1)
Invalid: 0 (0)
Minimum: 23
Maximum: 96

File: hl

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

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
23 Wood Planks 213 161 0.3%
31 Metal 2155 2482 4.8%
32 Wood 100 97 0.2%
33 Calamine/cement fiber 7 11 0.0%
34 Ceramic tiles 2 1 0.0%
35 Cement 318 299 0.6%
36 Roofing shingles 97 86 0.2%
37 slate 39501 36301 70.8%
38 tile 382 247 0.5%
39 roofing felt 11149 11413 22.3%
96 Other 197 162 0.3%
99 Missing 0 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 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