Variable ce5 : How many time he was left alone
Valid case(s): 2678
Standard deviation: 1.4
Children aged 0-4
Source of information
The mother or caretaker of the child aged 0-4.
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.
Whithin the last 7 days, how many times was [NAME] left alone?
This question asks, given the same situation as in CE4, whether and how many times the child was left completely unattended, even by another child under 10 years old. As in CE4, make it clear to the respondent that you are asking only about the week previous to the day of interview. Enter the response in the spaces provided. If the answer is 'None', record '00'.