Variable WS5BA : Wash Hands

Type: Discrete
Format: character
Width: 1
Valid case(s): 760
Invalid: 0

File: hh



Value Category
? Missing
A Wash Hands
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
What do you usually do to prevent cotamination while handling water and water storage containers?

Anything else?
Interviewer instructions
Circle the code corresponding to the response. The household may be using a method that you know does not prevent contamination. Do not use your own judgement, just record the response. Record all items mentioned (for example, the household may be washing hands and covering the water). Probe: "Anything else?" Circle 'X' for 'Other' and specify on the line provided what the household does to the water to make it safer to drink. Circle 'Z' if the respondent 'Doesn't know'.
Generated: MAR-20-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit