Variable va2 : Months ago child took last Vitamin A dose

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 8
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 0-99
Invalid: 98, 99
Valid case(s): 1786
Invalid: 894
Minimum: 0
Maximum: 40
Mean: 5.4

File: ch

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


Value Category
98 DK
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
How many months ago did [NAME] take the last dose?
Interviewer instructions
If the answer to VA1 was 'Yes', record the number of months ago the last dose was given to the child. If the child received the supplement during the 1-month period preceding the interview, record "00". Record "98" if the mother/primary caretaker does not know when the child took the last dose.
Record the completed months
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit