Variable va1 : Child ever received vitamin A

Overview
Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Invalid: 8, 9
Valid case(s): 2641
Invalid: 39

File: ch

Universe
Children aged 0-4
Source of information
The mother or caretaker of the child aged 0-4.

Categories

Value Category
1 Yes
2 No
8 DK
9 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
Has [NAME] ever received a vitamin A capsule (supplement) like this one?
Interviewer instructions
Show the capsule or dispenser you were given to help the caretaker remember. 
Record the code corresponding to the response. If the child has never received a vitamin A supplement or the mother/caretaker does not know if he/she has ever received one, record "8" and  skip to the next module.
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit