Variable HC5 : Main material of wall

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 22-99
Valid case(s): 52018 (53189.6)
Invalid: 0 (0)
Minimum: 22
Maximum: 96

File: hl

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

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
22 Stone with mud 346 327 0.6%
23 Uncovered adobe 60 38 0.1%
24 Plywood 28 24 0.0%
26 Reused wood 88 91 0.2%
31 Cement 569 556 1.0%
32 Stone with lime/cement 322 298 0.6%
33 Bricks 12466 12117 22.8%
34 Cement blocks 6365 4462 8.4%
35 Covered adobe 24542 25088 47.2%
36 Wood planks/shingles 7182 10153 19.1%
96 Other 50 36 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