H5 Type of material used for construction of the wall
 10 Concrete
 11 Cement blocks
 12 Stones
 13 Burnt/stabilized bricks
 14 Unburnt bricks with cement
 15 Unburnt bricks with mud
 16 Wood
 17 Mud and pole
 18 Other (specify)
NIU (not in universe)
Permanent: cement blocks
Permanent: burnt / stabilised brick
Permanent: unburnt bricks with cement
Permanent: unburnt bricks with mud
Temporary: mud and pole
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.
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 major material used for the construction of the wall.