Codes and Frequencies
ANREGISTER_01 indicates whether the respondent registered her pregnancy (for the last birth).
Comparability — Index
Apart from slight differences in question wording, ANREGISTER_01 is largely comparable across samples.
Comparability - Standard DHS
ANREGISTER_01 is a country-specific variable, and it is not included in any phase of the standard DHS questionnaire.
Comparability — India [top]
The 2005 India survey asks specifically whether the pregnancy was registered with the ANM (auxiliary nurse midwife).
- India 2005: Women age 15-49 who gave birth in the 5 years before the survey.
- India 2015: Women age 15-49 who gave birth in the 5 years before the survey.