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BMI [message #17698] Tue, 07 May 2019 14:35 Go to next message
Nomvelo is currently offline  Nomvelo
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Hi
I am doing research on Obesity and Occupation. Using South African DHS 2016. On my sample, over 40% of the observations does not have BMI value. Please assist me what is the most appropriate way to deal with this missing data. ? Should I exclude the observations or impute the missing values. If imputation is the option, kindly advise on the technique that will be be most appropriate.

Kindly assist, I have red some similar questions but I didn't get quite a fitting answer for my problem..

Thanks for your assistance.
Re: BMI [message #18354 is a reply to message #17698] Fri, 15 November 2019 12:12 Go to previous message
Liz-DHS
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Dear User, the best place to begin is with The Guide to DHS Statistics. If you still need assistance, please feel free to post again. Thank you!
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