Variable ca14e : Symptoms: Child has difficult breathing
Valid case(s): 801
Children aged 0-4
Source of information
The mother or caretaker of the child aged 0-4.
|E||Child has difficult breathing|
Sometimes children have severe illnesses and should be taken immediately to a health facility. What types of symptoms would cause you to take your child to a health facility right away?
Note that this question will only be asked once per mother/primary caretaker. If you are interviewing the same mother/primary caretaker for more than one child under 5 years old, ask this question when you interview her/him for the first child. Copy the response to this question to the same question in the questionnaire for the second child. Circle the codes for the symptoms mentioned.