Variable HC5 : Main material of wall

Overview
Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Valid case(s): 54121 (51261.1)
Invalid: 0 (0)
Minimum: 22
Maximum: 96

File: hl

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

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
22 Stone with mud 1896 1107 2.2%
23 Uncovered adobe 5066 5935 11.6%
26 Reused wood 1520 1722 3.4%
27 Cane fiber board 5974 5162 10.1%
31 Cement 12456 14131 27.6%
32 Stone with lime/cement 714 350 0.7%
33 Bricks 15191 13243 25.8%
34 Cement blocks 2747 2750 5.4%
35 Covered adobe 4541 3708 7.2%
36 Wood planks/shingles 648 603 1.2%
37 monolith 1181 628 1.2%
96 Other 2187 1922 3.8%
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 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