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How to make Date of Birth [message #26085] Mon, 06 February 2023 12:14 Go to next message
Kazi_Salahin is currently offline  Kazi_Salahin
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Dear Concern
I am working with Bangladesh (BDHS-2017-2018) data and from their how I calculate the date of birth of each children

Thank you
Re: How to make Date of Birth [message #26104 is a reply to message #26085] Wed, 08 February 2023 09:46 Go to previous message
Janet-DHS is currently offline  Janet-DHS
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Following is a response from DHS staff member, Tom Pullum:

Children are the units of analysis in the KR and BR files. The calendar month, calendar year, and century month code are included in the b variables. The Guide to DHS Statistics will help you understand DHS data better: https://www.dhsprogram.com/Data/Guide-to-DHS-Statistics/inde x.cfm
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