Variable mn8 : Place of delivery

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 4
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 11-99
Invalid: 99
Valid case(s): 1022
Invalid: 8449

File: wm

Women aged 15-49 who gave birth to a child in the 2 years preceding the survey
Source of information
The eligible woman selected for interview


Value Category
11 Your home
12 Other home
21 Government hospital
22 Government clinic/health center
23 Gov. maternity home
24 Comm./Office Health clinic
25 Other public
31 Private hospital
32 Private clinic
33 Private maternity home
34 Other private medical
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
Where did you give birth to [NAME] ?
Interviewer instructions
If the respondent is 'Other' record '96'. Then write the name of the place in the space provided on the questionnaire 'Name of place'. Leader will learn from other people in the community whether the place is public or private and then record the code corresponding to the response.
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit