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Calculating children age 1223 months Mon, 09 June 2014 05:46
 geoK Messages: 48Registered: May 2014 Member
Hello, I am working with the children dataset on vaccines. May I please ask how to exactly take only children aged 12-23 months?
thanks
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Re: Calculating children age 1223 months [message #2392 is a reply to message #2361] Thu, 12 June 2014 23:31
 Liz-DHS Messages: 1516Registered: February 2013 Senior Member
Dear User,
We are currently researching your post and will get back to you as soon as possible.
Thank you!
Re: Calculating children age 1223 months [message #2403 is a reply to message #2392] Fri, 13 June 2014 03:23
 geoK Messages: 48Registered: May 2014 Member
Thank you.

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Re: Calculating children age 1223 months [message #2418 is a reply to message #2361] Mon, 16 June 2014 11:37
 Liz-DHS Messages: 1516Registered: February 2013 Senior Member
Dear User,
The Guide to DHS Statistics on our website http://dhsprogram.com/pubs/pdf/DHSG1/Guide_to_DHS_Statistics _29Oct2012_DHSG1.pdf has a section on Vaccination Rates for Living Children 12-23 months. The publication is bookmarked and has a bookmark for Vaccination Rates.
Definition
A. Coverage:
1. Population base: Living children age 12-23 months.
2. Time period:
a) Any time before survey.
b) By age 12 months of child.
B. Numerator: Number of children receiving specified vaccines, all specified vaccines, and no
specified vaccine, according to information on vaccination card or report by respondent.
C. Denominator: Number of living children.