Variable FG7 : Who performed circumcision
Valid case(s): 7165 (7194.7)
Invalid: 2092 (2186.8)
Women aged 15-49
Source of information
The eligible woman selected for interview
|12||Traditional birth attendance|
|16||Other traditional erson|
|26||Other health profesional|
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.
Who circumcised you?
First ask if she knows who circumcised her. Probe to find out the type of person who performed the operation. Circle the code corresponding to the answer given. If she knows it was a traditional person but you are unsure how to code the person mentioned, write the words used to describe the person in the space provided for 'Other traditional' and circle '16'. If she knows it was a health professional but you are unsure how to code the person mentioned, write the words used to describe the person in the space provided for 'Other health professional' and circle '26'. If she does not know who circumcised her, circle '98'.