Data Cart

Your data extract

0 variables
0 samples
View Cart
Menstrual hygiene disposal: Burning

Codes and Frequencies

Can't find the category you are looking for? Try the Detailed codes


MHMDISPOSEBURN indicates whether the woman disposed of the sanitary materials she used during her last menstrual period by burning them.

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


There are no comparability issues.


  • Women age 15-49 who menstruated in the last 3 months, and who used disposable sanitary materials or did not wash and reuse any sanitary materials.


  • Burkina Faso: 2016
  • Ethiopia: 2017
  • Ghana: 2016
  • India: 2017
  • Indonesia: 2016
  • Kenya: 2016
  • Niger: 2016
  • Uganda: 2017