Variable HC5 : Main material of wall

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 22-99
Valid case(s): 10626 (10243)
Invalid: 0 (0)
Minimum: 22
Maximum: 96

File: wm

Universe
Women aged 15-49
Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
22 Stone with mud 2042 611 6.0%
23 Uncovered adobe 3650 4835 47.2%
24 Plywood 4 4 0.0%
26 Reused wood 56 33 0.3%
31 Cement 192 120 1.2%
32 Stone with lime/cement 20 23 0.2%
33 Bricks 1556 1578 15.4%
34 Cement blocks 1306 1046 10.2%
35 Covered adobe 1692 1896 18.5%
36 Wood planks/shingles 12 16 0.2%
96 Other 96 82 0.8%
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