This variable represents a two-digit count of the woman's close friends, except for the following codes:
95 = Not interviewed (female questionnaire)
96 = Not interviewed (household questionnaire)
97 = Don't know
98 = No response or missing
99 = NIU (not in universe)
FRIENDNUM indicates the woman's total number of close friends among women aged 15-19 who live in the same country and with whom she shares personal information.
The question associated with this variable was included in the female questionnaire.
- Women aged 15-49.
- Nigeria: 2018
- Uganda: 2018-2019