This is a 3-digit variable that represents the number female contacts whose most recent birth was multiples/twins.
995 = Not interviewed (female questionnaire)
996 = Not interviewed (household questionnaire)
997 = Don't know
998 = No response or missing
999 = NIU (not in universe)
NETTWINS indicates the number of women the respondent has had contact with in the last 12 months whose most recent birth was multiples/twins.
This question is included as a part of the Network Scale Up Questions, which is a section included in certain female questionnaires. These questions pertain to women that the respondent knows within her country. Respondents are asked to only consider (a) individuals they know by sight AND name, and who also know them by sight and name, (b) individuals who they have had some contact with (either in person, over the phone, or on the computer) in the past 12 months, and (c) individuals 15-49 years of age who currently live in their country of residence.
The question associated with this variable was included in the female questionnaire.
- Women aged 15-49.
- Uganda: 2018