Variable hc5 : Main material of wall

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Valid case(s): 40511 (18031070.1)
Invalid: 2929 (0)
Minimum: 11
Maximum: 96

File: hh

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

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
11 No walls 16 4847 0.0%
12 Cane/palm/trunks 125 64924 0.4%
13 Dirt 2 1024 0.0%
24 Plywood 368 174311 1.0%
25 Carton 21 9736 0.1%
26 Reused wood 77 31506 0.2%
27 Bamboo 582 260187 1.4%
31 Cement 18794 7.587691E6 42.1%
32 Stone with lime/cement 1131 500426 2.8%
33 Bricks 726 256391 1.4%
34 Cement blocks 3804 1.804543E6 10.0%
36 Wood planks/shingles 12811 6.292252E6 34.9%
37 Zinc 1455 701571 3.9%
38 Tile 397 234909 1.3%
39 Shera wood 73 39147 0.2%
96 Other 129 67606 0.4%
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-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit