Variable IM13 : Polio first given just after birth or later

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 202 (211.2)
Invalid: 4222 (4203.5)
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 8

File: ch

Children aged 0-4
Source of information
The mother or caretaker of the child aged 0-4.


Value Category Cases Weighted
1 Just after birth (within 2 weeks) 160 157 74.4%
2 Later 36 47 22.3%
8 DK 6 7 3.4%
9 Missing 0 0 0.0%
Sysmiss 4222 4204
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
How old was he/she when the first dose was given - just after birth (within two weeks) or later?
Interviewer instructions
Questions IM10 through IM18 are asked only to mothers/primary caretakers of children who do not have vaccination cards, or those children for whom vaccination cards were not shown. 


Ask how old the child was at first dose, prompting "JUST AFTER BIRTH OR LATER?" Circle the code corresponding to the response.
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit