Variable hl4 : Gender

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-2
Valid case(s): 36573
Invalid: 0

File: hl

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


Value Category
1 Male
2 Female
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
Is (name) male or female?
Interviewer instructions
Record '1' for 'Male' and '2' for 'Female'. Do not guess the sex of the household member from the name provided to you.
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit