DELCOSTHOSP_01 is a 5-digit numeric variable.
0 = Free/did not pay
99997 = Don't know
99998 = Missing
99999 = NIU (not in universe)
DELCOSTHOSP_01 is a 5-digit numeric variable that reports how much the respondent paid for the hospital stay at the time of delivery (for the last birth).
Comparability — Index
DELCOSTHOSP_01 may vary significantly in the units reported. See country-specific comparability for more information.
Comparability - Standard DHS
DELCOSTHOSP_01 is a country-specific variable, and it is not included in any phase of the standard DHS questionnaire.
Comparability — India [top]
The 2015 India sample reports the cost of delivery in Indian rupees (INR).
- India 2015: Women age 15-49 who gave birth in the 5 years before the survey and delivered the child in a health facility.