All living children born in the last three/five years for H11, and children having an episode of diarrhea in the last two weeks (H11 = 1 or 2) for H12 or H21.
Yes: ORS - spontaneously
Yes: ORS - probed
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
Whether the child received a sugar-salt-water solution from a special packet (ORS).
H13 is coded 1 if the respondent spontaneously reported giving ORS to treat the diarrhea, and code 2 if it was reported only after probing. Code 1 is country specific for DHS III.
Variables H11 to H21 relate to the prevalence and treatment of diarrhea.