1 Head of household
 2 Other member of household
 9 Others
Head of household
Other member of household
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.
5.1.3 Item 17-19: primary informant
The name of the primary informant i.e., the person from whole bulk of the information will be collected is to be recorded against item 17. Whether the primary informant is the head of the household or any other member of the household will be indicated against item 18 in terms of code '1' and code '2' respectively. If the primary informant is not a member of the household code '9' will be recorded. The type of primary informant i.e., whether he is co-operative, busy etc. will be recorded against item 19 in terms of the specified codes. The codes are:
Co-operative and capable - 1
Co-operative but not capable - 2
Busy - 3
Reluctant - 4
Others - 9
This information will be recorded on the basis of the investigator's impression after canvassing the entire schedule 10.
This variable indicates whether the respondent of enumeration was the household head, other household member, or others.