Variable IM18 : Child has ever been given mamps

Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 4939 (4943.9)
Invalid: 100 (42.1)
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 9

File: ch

Children aged 0-4
Source of information
The mother or caretaker of the child aged 0-4.


Value Category Cases Weighted
1 Yes 1696 1469 29.7%
2 No 2668 2854 57.7%
8 DK 567 613 12.4%
9 Missing 8 8 0.2%
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.

Literal question
Has (NAME) ever been given "Yellow Fever vaccination injections" - that is, a shot in the arm at the age of 9 months or older - to prevent him/her from getting yellow fever? (sometimes given at the same time as measles)
Interviewer instructions
Questions IM10 through IM18 are asked only to mothers/primary caretakers of children who do not have vaccination cards, or those children for whom vaccination cards were not shown. 


Circle the code corresponding to the response.
Generated: MAR-03-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit