Codes and Frequencies
AIDGLOVELOWR indicates whether the woman reported, in response to an open-ended question, that using gloves reduces the risk of contracting HIV/AIDS.
Comparability — Index
AIDGLOVELOWR has no comparability problems.
Comparability - Standard DHS
AIDGLOVELOWR is a country-specific variable, but it is part of a series on avoiding HIV/AIDS that is included in Phases III and IV of the standard DHS questionnaire.
Comparability — Lesotho [top]
The 2004 Lesotho survey includes "Use gloves" as a write-in response category.
- Lesotho 2004: All women age 15-49.