Codes and Frequencies
DELPPCHKANO_01 reports the number of times the respondent received a postpartum health check sometime after the delivery of her last-born child.
Comparability — Index
DELPPCHKANO_01 has no comparability problems.
Comparability - Standard DHS
DELPPCHKANO_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 survey asks about the number of checkups "in the first 10 days after delivery."
- India 2015: Women age 15-49 who gave birth in the 5 years before the survey and who either a) had a health check after delivering their last-born child away from a medical facility or b) delivered at a medical facility and had a health check after being dishcarged.