Codes and Frequencies
For women who have reported that they have had one or more children who were born alive but who had died, SONSDIED indicates the number of sons who have died.
The question associated with this variable was included in the female questionnaire.
There are no comparability issues.
Comparability with IPUMS-DHS
Apart from universe differences, this variable is comparable to the IPUMS-DHS variable SONSDIED.
- Women age 15-49 who have given birth to at least one child born alive who later died.
- Burkina Faso: 2016
- Congo (Democratic Republic): 2017
- Cote d'Ivoire: 2017
- Ethiopia: 2017
- Ghana: 2016-2017
- India: 2017
- Indonesia: 2016
- Kenya: 2016
- Niger: 2016-2017
- Nigeria: 2017
- Uganda: 2017