Variable HC14F : Number of chickens

Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 0-97
Invalid: 99
Valid case(s): 19440
Invalid: 47646
Minimum: 0
Maximum: 98

File: hl

Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member


Value Category
97 More than 97
98 Don't know
99 Missing
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
How many of the following animals does this household have?
Interviewer instructions
Read out each item and enter the number corresponding to the answer given. Add numbers of milk cows and bulls together, even if the respondent gives separate numbers for each. Similarly, count horses, donkeys and mules together. If the answer is 'none', record '00' for that animal. If the household has 97 or more of any one type of animal, record '97'. If the household owns a particular type of animal, but the respondent does not know how many, circle '98'. Do not leave any items blank.

Ask the question for the following animals: CAMELS; MILK COWS OR BULLS; HORSES, DONKEYS OR MULES; GOATS; SHEEP; CHICKENS.
Generated: MAR-20-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit