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.
CHESTINDRAW indicates whether the child experienced chest in-drawing, a sign of pneumonia. Chest in-drawing refers to an inward movement of the lower chest wall during breathing, which occurs during respiratory distress.
CHESTINDRAW has no comparability problems.
Comparability - Standard DHS
CHESTINDRAW is a country-specific variable, and it is not included in any phase of the standard DHS questionnaire.
Child respiratory illness or fever Variables -- PERSON