Variable WS5A : Measure to prevent contamination
Valid case(s): 4974
Definitions of various methods of prevention are as follows: · 'A' - Wash hands before collecting water · 'B' - Store drinking water in a clean container with cover · 'C' - Use a separate clean cup with a long handle for taking water out of the container · 'D' - Keep animals away from the container
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.
Do you take any meausures to prevent contamination while handling the water or water storage containers?
Circle '1' if 'Yes', and continue to the next question. If 'No' or 'DK' (Doesn't know'), circle '2' or '8', respectively.