Codes and Frequencies
PLOUGH indicates whether the household has a plough.
The question associated with this variable was included in the household questionnaire.
Comparability — Index
Apart from slight variation in question wording, PLOUGH is largely comparable across samples. Most commonly, surveys asked whether the household had a plough in general, although other samples asked about specific types of ploughs.
Comparability — Niger [top]
In the Round 1 and 2 surveys, the question asked whether the household had an "animal-drawn plough."
Comparability with IPUMS-DHS
PLOUGH in IPUMS-PMA is similar to the variable PLOUGHYN 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.
- Burkina Faso: 2015-2016
- Cote d'Ivoire: 2017
- Niger: 2015-2017