Codes and Frequencies
ABORTWHO reports who performed the respondent's most recent abortion.
The harmonized coding categories in the IPUMS-DHS variable ABORTWHO were constructed to reflect the major and minor categories in the original DHS variable. The major categories are:
- 10: Health professional
- 20: Other person
The second digit of ABORTWHO's codes distinguish between specific individuals.
- India 2015: Women age 15-49 whose most recent terminated pregnancy in the past 5 years was an abortion.