Codes and Frequencies
LAMP indicates whether the household has a lamp.
The question associated with this variable was included in the household questionnaire.
Comparability — Index
Apart from slight variation in question wording, there are no comparability issues. Most commonly, the survey asked "Does your household have a lamp?"
Comparability — Ethiopia [top]
Starting in Round 3, the survey asks "Does your household have a kerosene lamp / pressure lamp?"
Comparability with IPUMS-DHS
LAMP in IPUMS-PMA is similar to the variable LAMP in IPUMS-DHS. There may be differences in questionnaire text or the variable's universe; see the Survey Text and Universe Tab of the IPUMS-DHS variable for more information.
- All persons.
- Congo (Democratic Republic): 2015-2016
- Ethiopia: 2015-2017