Variable hc5 : Main material of wall

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 walls 11 2296 0.0%
12 Cane/palm/trunks 114 71344 0.4%
13 Dirt 0 0 0.0%
24 Plywood 363 189810 1.0%
25 Carton 19 7343 0.0%
26 Reused wood 66 28785 0.2%
27 Bamboo 486 252952 1.4%
31 Cement 18105 8.28308E6 44.3%
32 Stone with lime/cement 1134 556148 3.0%
33 Bricks 665 282669 1.5%
34 Cement blocks 3493 1.883976E6 10.1%
36 Wood planks/shingles 10884 6.082295E6 32.6%
37 Zinc 1293 695502 3.7%
38 Tile 377 234985 1.3%
39 Shera wood 72 43409 0.2%
96 Other 105 64714 0.3%
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