Variable hc4 : Main material of roof

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Valid case(s): 37187 (18679307.9)
Invalid: 0 (0)
Minimum: 11
Maximum: 96

File: wm

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

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
11 No roof 16 5464 0.0%
12 Thatch/palm leaf 93 32233 0.2%
13 Sod 102 50769 0.3%
22 Palm/bamboo 1 1020 0.0%
23 Wood Planks 147 64796 0.3%
31 Metal 11840 7.039911E6 37.7%
33 Calamine/cement fiber 17 8513 0.0%
34 Ceramic tiles 23297 1.0604111E7 56.8%
35 Cement 1650 862838 4.6%
36 Roofing shingles 7 4256 0.0%
96 Other 17 5397 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