Variable HC4 : Main material of roof

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 12-99
Valid case(s): 14205 (13919)
Invalid: 0 (0)
Minimum: 14
Maximum: 99

File: wm

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

Categories

Value Category Cases Weighted
12 Thatch/palm leaf 0 0 0.0%
14 Earther cover 1 1 0.0%
21 Rustic mat 0 0 0.0%
23 Wood Planks 84 63 0.5%
31 Metal 666 529 3.8%
32 Wood 49 56 0.4%
33 Calamine/cement fiber 11309 11833 85.0%
34 Ceramic tiles 385 333 2.4%
35 Cement 1671 1066 7.7%
96 Other 39 37 0.3%
99 Missing 1 2 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: MAR-03-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit