Variable HC5 : Main material of wall

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 22-99
Valid case(s): 10198 (10198)
Invalid: 307 (0)
Minimum: 22
Maximum: 96

File: hh

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

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
22 Stone with mud 63 59 0.6%
23 Uncovered adobe 17 10 0.1%
24 Plywood 7 5 0.1%
26 Reused wood 18 17 0.2%
31 Cement 125 124 1.2%
32 Stone with lime/cement 59 55 0.5%
33 Bricks 2751 2629 25.8%
34 Cement blocks 1716 1155 11.3%
35 Covered adobe 4125 4276 41.9%
36 Wood planks/shingles 1305 1858 18.2%
96 Other 12 9 0.1%
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: MAR-03-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit