Variable ca13 : What was done to dispose of the stools

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 8
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-99
Invalid: 98, 99
Valid case(s): 1594
Invalid: 1086

File: ch

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


Value Category
1 Child used toilet/latrine
2 Put/rinsed into toilet or latrine
3 Put/rinsed into drain or ditch
4 Thrown into garbage (solid waste)
5 Buried
6 Left in the open
96 Other
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
The last time [NAME] passed stools, what was done to dispose of the stools?
Interviewer instructions
The purpose of this question is to know what was done with the most recent stools passed by the child in the household. 

Respondents are asked where they usually dispose of their children's stools if the child did not use the toilet facility. Record the most appropriate code.
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit