Variable hhsex : Sex of household head

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Invalid: 9
Valid case(s): 8355
Invalid: 1

File: hh

Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member.


Value Category
1 Male
2 Female
9 Missing/DK
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.

Interviewer instructions
If is 'Male', record '1'
If is 'Female', record '2'
The variable is created from information collected in the HL file. See makehh.sps in the data processing folder under technical information.
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit