506) After the birth of the child you are expecting now, how long would you like to wait before the birth of another child?
MONTHS 1 ________ (GO TO 514)
YEARS 2 ________ (GO TO 514)
SOON/NOW 993 (GO TO 514)
OTHER (SPECIFY) 996 _______(GO TO 514)
DON'T KNOW 998 (GO TO 514)
Less than 1 year
NIU (not in universe)
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.
For men who want to have a/another child, PREFTIMECHGPMN (MV604) reports the amount of time, in years, they would like to wait before the birth of a/another child, top-coded at 6+ years.
The related variable PREFTIMECHMN (MV603) presents the same information in more detail, in terms of months or years, top-coded at 20 years.
General family planning Variables -- TOPICS