Variable HC5 : Main material of wall

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 22-99
Valid case(s): 6684 (6684)
Invalid: 284 (0)
Minimum: 22
Maximum: 96

File: hh

Universe
Households
Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
22 Stone with mud 1258 413 6.2%
23 Uncovered adobe 2091 2924 43.8%
24 Plywood 3 3 0.0%
26 Reused wood 34 20 0.3%
31 Cement 142 84 1.3%
32 Stone with lime/cement 14 12 0.2%
33 Bricks 1052 1102 16.5%
34 Cement blocks 1054 886 13.2%
35 Covered adobe 946 1152 17.2%
36 Wood planks/shingles 6 8 0.1%
96 Other 84 78 1.2%
99 Missing 0 0 0.0%
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.

Pre-question
Main material of the walls.
Post-question
Record observation.
Interviewer instructions
Circle the correct code for the material of the dwelling walls, based on your observation. You will be able to observe the correct answer in most cases, but if in doubt, ask. If there is more than one kind of material making up the walls, record the main wall material (the material that covers the largest amount of wall space).
Generated: APR-02-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit