Codes and Frequencies
ABORCARE_FRND1 indicates whether the woman's closest friend had any health issues related to her last aborted pregnancy that caused her to go to a health facility for treatment. Interviewers specified that this should refer to a visit subsequent to the visit for abortion surgery or to obtain abortion medication, if applicable.
The question associated with this variable was included in the female questionnaire.
- Women aged 15-49 whose closest female friend either likely or certainly ever had an abortion.
- Nigeria: 2018
- Uganda: 2018-2019