The DHS Program User Forum
Discussions regarding The DHS Program data and results
Home » Topics » Child Health » Exclusive Breastfeeding
Exclusive Breastfeeding [message #9196] Sun, 21 February 2016 13:04 Go to next message
Grace.Manu is currently offline  Grace.Manu
Messages: 1
Registered: February 2016
Location: Ghana
I am trying to see the association between exclusive breastfeeding and acute respiratory infection among children under five. Please I want to know the specific variable(s) used to calculate for exclusive breastfeeding in the 2008 Ghana DHS report.

Re: Exclusive Breastfeeding [message #9216 is a reply to message #9196] Thu, 25 February 2016 11:36 Go to previous message
Messages: 1516
Registered: February 2013
Senior Member
Dear User, I am directing you to another link on our forum by another use. Since our data is in the form of a standard recode file, you should be able to use some of the same variables and figure out how to adapt for your own analysis. http:// =9098&S=88552d01e5e51abc62a9ddeb9a547d04#msg_9098
You may also want to refer to The Standard Recode Manual http:// onnaires-and-manuals.cfm and The Guide to DHS Statistics http:// onnaires-and-manuals.cfm Once you review all the material, if you still have questions, please feel free to post again.
Previous Topic: How to choose the Recode File for analysis on children
Next Topic: neonatal mortality
Goto Forum:

Current Time: Wed Jul 24 18:43:49 Coordinated Universal Time 2024