Variable HC4 : Main material of roof

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 12-99
Valid case(s): 40340 (41695)
Invalid: 0 (0)
Minimum: 12
Maximum: 96

File: hl

Universe
De jure household members (usual residents)
Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
12 Thatch/palm leaf 145 212 0.5%
14 loam 4971 2911 7.0%
21 Rustic mat 832 431 1.0%
23 Wood Planks 51 58 0.1%
31 Metal 752 652 1.6%
32 Wood 59 50 0.1%
33 Calamine/cement fiber 28506 32982 79.1%
35 Cement 4993 4368 10.5%
96 Other 31 30 0.1%
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 roof.
Post-question
Record observation.
Interviewer instructions
Circle the correct code for the material of the dwelling roof, 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 roof, record the main roofing material (the material that covers the largest amount of roof).
Generated: APR-02-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit