Variable hc5 : Main material of wall

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 walls 46 12196 0.0%
12 Cane/palm/trunks 486 274083 0.4%
13 Dirt 7 3883 0.0%
24 Plywood 1253 633243 1.0%
25 Carton 71 28350 0.0%
26 Reused wood 258 111746 0.2%
27 Bamboo 2028 983904 1.5%
31 Cement 61736 2.6856689E7 41.3%
32 Stone with lime/cement 3847 1.786288E6 2.7%
33 Bricks 2458 992127 1.5%
34 Cement blocks 12908 6.557362E6 10.1%
36 Wood planks/shingles 44695 2.3037131E7 35.4%
37 Zinc 5189 2.594128E6 4.0%
38 Tile 1351 808924 1.2%
39 Shera wood 231 127087 0.2%
96 Other 442 256929 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