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mothers age at birth [message #6995] Sun, 09 August 2015 01:59 Go to next message
nadeem is currently offline  nadeem
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In the child recode file I see "respondent's age", but I assume that not all "respondents" are necessarily the mothers. I also see educational variables V106 and V107 in child recode file which I assume refers to the "respondent" and again can't assume this is the mother. so which variable i used that tell the relationship between childs and mothers . ? how to calculate mothers education insted of respondent education

Nadeem Ahmad
Re: mothers age at birth [message #6999 is a reply to message #6995] Sun, 09 August 2015 21:13 Go to previous message
Liz-DHS
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Dear User,
A response from our data processing expert, Mr. Noureddine Abderrahim:
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In the birth's file and kid's file all women refer to the mothers of the children. By selecting only data of children 12-24, you will get the mothers of these children and the education of these women is the education of the mothers of the children selected.

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