Variable mm5 : How many sisters (born to the same mother)

Type: Continuous
Format: numeric
Width: 8
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 0-98
Invalid: 98
Valid case(s): 26497
Invalid: 10076
Minimum: 0
Maximum: 20
Mean: 2.3
Standard deviation: 1.7

File: hl

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


Value Category
98 Don't know
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
How many sisters born to the same mother has [NAME] have? (including those have died)
Interviewer instructions
It is important that the respondent understands that you are asking about her tru biological sisters,that is, all of the females born to the respondent's mother.
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit