Over the last 5 years, was there ever a time that one of your children aged 12 years or less stayed overnight in a hospital (for his/her own health care)?
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.
If the person has more than one child, ask for sex and age of the child that had the last visit. If several children were seen at the same time, focus on the YOUNGEST child.]
If the respondent has not him/herself had a direct experience related to his/her health care, he/she can be asked questions about any children he/she accompanied to hospitals.
The maximum age of these children at the time of accompanying him/her should be 12 years old or younger.