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Number of children of female friend

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)


KIDNUMFRND reports the number of children that the woman's close female friend has ever given birth to.

The question associated with this variable was included in the female questionnaire.


There are no comparability issues.


  • Women aged 15-49 who have at least one close female friend aged 15-49.


  • Burkina Faso: 2021
  • Congo (Democratic Republic): 2021
  • Niger: 2022