Variable IM16A : Hepatit B

Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 3793 (3753.2)
Invalid: 577 (519.8)
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 9

File: ch

Children aged 0-4
Source of information
The mother or caretaker of the child aged 0-4.


Value Category Cases Weighted
1 Yes 2781 2649 70.6%
2 No 488 520 13.8%
8 DK 523 583 15.5%
9 Missing 1 1 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.

Literal question
Has (name) ever been given "Hepatitis B vaccination injections" - that is, an injection in the thigh or buttocks - to prevent him/her from getting Hepatitis B? (sometimes given at the same time as DPT)
Interviewer instructions
Questions IM10 through IM17 are asked only to mothers/primary caretakers of children who do not have vaccination cards, or those children for whom vaccination cards were not shown. 


Circle the code corresponding to the response.
Generated: APR-02-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit