This is a 2-digit variable that represents the woman's age at the time that she experienced her first menstruation, except for the following codes.
90 = Logical edit
95 = Not interviewed (female questionnaire)
96 = Not interviewed (household questionnaire)
97 = Don't know
98 = No response or missing
99 = NIU (not in universe)
MENS1STAGE indicates the woman's age at the time that she experienced her first menstruation.
MENS1STAGE has been logically edited to remove values under 6, which were present in the original data.
The question associated with this variable was included in the female questionnaire.
- Women aged 15-49 who have ever menstruated.
- Burkina Faso: 2017
- Kenya: 2019