Variable hc3 : Main material of floor

Overview
Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 8
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Valid case(s): 9471
Invalid: 0

File: wm

Universe
Households
Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member

Categories

Value Category
11 Earth/sand
21 Wood planks
31 Parquet or polished wood
32 Vinyl or asphalt strips
33 Ceramic tiles
34 Cement
35 Carpet
96 Other
99 Missing
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
What is the main material of the floor?
Post-question
Observe and interview
Interviewer instructions
Record the correct code for the material of the dwelling floor based on your observation. You will be able to observe the correct answer in most cases, but if in doubt, ask. If there is more than one kind of material making up the floor, record the main flooring material (the material that covers the largest amount of floor space).
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit