Variable HC4 : Main material of roof

Overview
Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Valid case(s): 14719 (14557.9)
Invalid: 0 (0)
Minimum: 23
Maximum: 96

File: wm

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

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
23 Wood Planks 48 38 0.3%
31 Metal 553 666 4.6%
32 Wood 32 32 0.2%
33 Calamine/cement fiber 2 3 0.0%
34 Ceramic tiles 1 0 0.0%
35 Cement 97 96 0.7%
36 Roofing shingles 24 23 0.2%
37 slate 10401 9951 68.4%
38 tile 112 71 0.5%
39 roofing felt 3401 3633 25.0%
96 Other 48 43 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