Variable melevel : Mother's education

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-6
Valid case(s): 12736
Invalid: 23837

File: hl

De jure household members (usual residents)
Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member


Value Category
1 None
2 Incomplete primary
3 Complete primary
4 Complete lower secondary
5 Complete upper secondary
6 Mother not in household
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
Record the mother's education.
The variable is created from information collected on educational level in the HL file. See makehl.sps in the data processing folder under technical information.
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit