Variable hc4 : Main material of roof

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Valid case(s): 137006 (65064069.5)
Invalid: 0 (0)
Minimum: 11
Maximum: 96

File: hl

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

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
11 No roof 55 18089 0.0%
12 Thatch/palm leaf 374 123348 0.2%
13 Sod 433 207391 0.3%
22 Palm/bamboo 11 7422 0.0%
23 Wood Planks 536 240976 0.4%
31 Metal 48346 2.6539544E7 40.8%
33 Calamine/cement fiber 57 26161 0.0%
34 Ceramic tiles 82015 3.5431602E7 54.5%
35 Cement 5064 2.420257E6 3.7%
36 Roofing shingles 32 20258 0.0%
96 Other 83 29021 0.0%
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-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit