Codes and Frequencies
MATTRESS indicates whether the household has a mattress.
The related variable BED indicates whether the household has a bed.
The question associated with this variable was included in the household questionnaire.
There are no comparability issues.
Comparability with IPUMS-DHS
MATTRESS in IPUMS-PMA is similar to the variable MATRESYN 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.
- India: 2016-2017