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Re: Complex Samples [message #18946 is a reply to message #18854] Tue, 24 March 2020 10:34 Go to previous message
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Dear user, these variables are typically standard across all of our files. If you are using the women's or children's file:

weight = v005 (it must be divided by 1000000)
cluster = v001 (the primary sampling unit is v021; v001 and v021 are the same in this survey)
strata = v023


Please refer to the standard recode manual if you have questions about how to calculate specific indicators:
https://dhsprogram.com/pubs/pdf/DHSG4/Recode7_DHS_10Sep2018_ DHSG4.pdf

Thank you,

Lindsay Mallick, Lead Research Analyst
 
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