Variable hc7 : Food cooked on stove or open fire

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 85 (85)
Invalid: 19937 (18934)
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 6

File: hh

Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member


Value Category
1 Open fire
2 Open stove
3 Closed stove
6 Other
9 Missing

Literal question
In this household, is food cooked on an open fire, an open stove or a closed stove?
Probe for type.
Interviewer instructions
Probe for type of stove and circle the code corresponding to the response given. If a response is given other than the pre-coded ones, circle '96' and specify the type of stove on the line provided. For 'Closed stove', skip the next question and ask HC8.
Generated: MAY-20-2009 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit