Codes and Frequencies
ATEPALM24H indicates whether the woman respondent ate palm oil during the previous day, either at night or during the daytime.
Comparability — Index
ATEPALM24H has no comparability issues.
Comparability - Standard DHS
ATEPALM24H is a country-specific variable not included in any standard DHS questionnaire. The standard DHS questionnaire for Phase 5 includes questions about food and drink consumed by the woman during the previous day, including room for country-specific choices.
Comparability — Liberia [top]
The 2007 Liberia survey asks about "Palm butter, red palm soup, anything cooked with palm oil."
- Liberia 2007: Women age 15-49 who have at least one surviving coresident child under age 3.
- Nigeria 2018: All women age 15-49.