Variable BR4 : Know how to register birth

Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 4 (4.6)
Invalid: 5035 (4981.4)
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 2 2 33.3%
2 No 1 2 48.6%
9 Missing 1 1 18.1%
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
Do you know how to register your child's birth?
Interviewer instructions
The purpose of this question is to assess how important lack of knowledge (of the process of registering or, if applicable, the place to go to register) may be among the reasons for non-registration. This information can inform advocacy efforts and help in the formulation of education campaigns. 

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