Variable wm8a : Day of birth of woman

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 3
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-98
Invalid: 98
Valid case(s): 7462
Invalid: 2009

File: wm


Value Category
98 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.

Literal question
In what day, month and year were [NAME] born?
Interviewer instructions
Record day and month of birth by two-figure number
For this, January is '01', February is '02', March is '03', etc. If she does not know her day or month of birth, record '98' for 'DK' and ask her for the year of her birth. If she knows the year of birth, record '9998'.
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit