Variable CM11A : Abortions

Overview
Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 2
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 0-15
Valid case(s): 8897 (8897.8)
Invalid: 5308 (5021.2)
Minimum: 0
Maximum: 15
Mean: 0.5 (0.5)
Standard deviation: 1.1 (1)

File: wm

Universe
Women aged 15-49
Source of information
The eligible woman selected for interview
Literal question
sometimes a pregnancy doesn't mature by live birth. otherwise, can be ended by abortion, miscarriage or stillbirth. Now i will ask about each of them separately.                              

How many abortions have you had?
Interviewer instructions
If no one, enter "00".
Generated: MAR-03-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit