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HV026 size of community [message #12635] Tue, 27 June 2017 13:23 Go to next message
jstrick is currently offline  jstrick
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I am a new user of DHS data and have looked at several DHS6 and DHS7 data sets in sub-saharan African countries, but many are missing information for HV026 in household data and V026 in individual data. Is there another variable that measures the size of the community where the interview was conducted?

Thanks for your help.
Re: HV026 size of community [message #12660 is a reply to message #12635] Wed, 28 June 2017 17:00 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Liz-DHS
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Dear User,
Can you please provide at least one example of this so we can research properly? Please provide the dataset you are working with and the survey year.
Thank you!
Re: HV026 size of community [message #12690 is a reply to message #12660] Thu, 29 June 2017 12:04 Go to previous message
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Yes, for example in Zambia 2013-14 and Tanzania Tanzania 2015-16 the data in HV026 in the household data and V026 in the Individual data are missing. Is there a different variable that has this information about the type of community in which the interview is conducted?

Thanks,
Jenn
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