H4 Type of material used for construction of the roof
 1 Iron sheets
 2 Tiles
 3 Asbestos
 4 Concrete
 5 Tins
 6 Thatch
 7 Other (specify)
Permanent: iron sheets
NIU (not in universe)
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Questions H4 - H6: Type of Material used for Construction of the Roofing, Wall and Floor
217. These refer to the major material used for the construction of the dwelling. If more than one material was used, circle the main one.
218. These materials are usually self-explanatory. However, some explanations are given below:
i. Bricks: These are bricks molded from earth or clay. They may or may not be burnt, and may or may not be stabilized with another material such as lime.
ii. Cement Blocks: These are blocks made out of a mixture of cement and sand.
This variable indicates the primary material used for the construction of the roofing.