Variable WS7A : Reliable drinking water supply

Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-8
Invalid: 9
Valid case(s): 20261
Invalid: 116
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 8

File: bh

Source of information
Variables merged from Household File. for full variable documentation refer to HH.sav.


Value Category
1 Almost no problems
2 Occasionaly Problems
3 Weekly Problems
4 Daily Problems
5 Seasonaly Supply
8 D.K
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
Does your main drinking water source give you a reliable supply?
Interviewer instructions
If the respondent replies 'no' try to assess how often they encounter problems. If they encounter problems occasionally such as a few times a month circle '2', if a few times a week circle '3' for daily problems circle '4'. If the household complains that it is only at certain times of year they do not have a reliable supply then circle 5'. If the household does not know circle '8'.
Generated: MAR-20-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit