Group Water and sanitation

Variable(s)

# Name Label Type Format Valid Invalid Question
1 HH1 Cluster number Continuous numeric 3.0 6000 0  
2 WS1 Main source of drinking water Continuous numeric 2.0 5955 45 What is the main source of drinking water for members of your household?
3 WS2 Main source of water used for other purposes Continuous numeric 2.0 5 5995 What is the main source of water used by your household for other purposes such as cooking and handwashing?
4 WS3 Time to get water and come back Continuous numeric 3.0 5162 838 How long does it take to go there, get water, and come back?
5 WS4 Person fetching water Continuous numeric 1.0 5023 977 Who usually goes to this source to fetch the water for your household? Probe: Is this person under age 15? What sex?
6 WS5A Measure to prevent contamination Continuous numeric 1.0 4974 1026 Do you take any meausures to prevent contamination while handling the water or water storage containers?
7 WS5BA Wash Hands Discrete character 1 760 0 What do you usually do to prevent cotamination while handling water and water storage containers? Anything else?
8 WS5BB Store in clean container Discrete character 1 2404 0 What do you usually do to prevent cotamination while handling water and water storage containers? Anything else?
9 WS5BC Use separate container Discrete character 1 598 0 What do you usually do to prevent cotamination while handling water and water storage containers? Anything else?
10 WS5BD Keep animals away Discrete character 1 623 0 What do you usually do to prevent cotamination while handling water and water storage containers? Anything else?
11 WS5BX Other Discrete character 1 37 0 What do you usually do to prevent cotamination while handling water and water storage containers? Anything else?
12 WS5BZ D.K Discrete character 1 27 0 What do you usually do to prevent cotamination while handling water and water storage containers? Anything else?
13 WS5 Treat water to make safer for drinking Continuous numeric 1.0 5969 31 Do you treat your water in any way to make it safer to drink?
14 WS6A Boil Discrete character 1 485 0 What do you usually do to the water to make it safer to drink? Anything else?
15 WS6B Add bleach/chlorine Discrete character 1 605 0 What do you usually do to the water to make it safer to drink? Anything else?
16 WS6C Strain it through a cloth Discrete character 1 236 0 What do you usually do to the water to make it safer to drink? Anything else?
17 WS6D Use water filter Discrete character 1 257 0 What do you usually do to the water to make it safer to drink? Anything else?
18 WS6E Solar disinfection Discrete character 1 137 0 What do you usually do to the water to make it safer to drink? Anything else?
19 WS6F Let it stand and settle Discrete character 1 517 0 What do you usually do to the water to make it safer to drink? Anything else?
# Name Label Type Format Valid Invalid Question
20 WS6X Other Discrete character 1 76 0 What do you usually do to the water to make it safer to drink? Anything else?
21 WS6Z DK Discrete character 1 21 0 What do you usually do to the water to make it safer to drink? Anything else?
22 WS7A Reliable drinking water supply Continuous numeric 1.0 5936 64 Does your main drinking water source give you a reliable supply?
23 WS7 Kind of toilet facility Continuous numeric 2.0 5956 44 What kind of toilet facility do members of your household usually use? If "flush" or "pour flush", probe: Where does it flush to?
24 WS8 Toilet facility shared Continuous numeric 1.0 2671 3329 Do you share this facility with other households?
25 WS9 Households using this toilet facility Continuous numeric 2.0 1042 4958 How many households in total use this toilet facility?
26 WS9AA Wash hands before eating Continuous numeric 1.0 5969 31 Do you usually wash your hands using soap at any of the following times?
27 WS9AB Wash hands before feeding babies Continuous numeric 1.0 5934 66 Do you usually wash your hands using soap at any of the following times?
28 WS9AC wash hands after defecation Continuous numeric 1.0 5938 62 Do you usually wash your hands using soap at any of the following times?
29 WS9AD Wash hands after cleaning babies bottoms Continuous numeric 1.0 5930 70 Do you usually wash your hands using soap at any of the following times?
30 WS9AE Wash hands before cooking food Continuous numeric 1.0 5929 71 Do you usually wash your hands using soap at any of the following times?
31 WS9AF wash hands after eating Continuous numeric 1.0 5939 61 Do you usually wash your hands using soap at any of the following times?
Generated: MAR-20-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit