Data Cart

Your data extract

0 variables
0 samples
View Cart
Ethnicity, Benin

Codes and Frequencies

Can't find the category you are looking for? Try the Detailed codes


ETHNICITYBJ (V131BJ) is a variable specific to Benin that reports responses to a question about the woman's ethnicity.


ETHNICITYBJ (V131BJ) has no comparability issues.

Comparability - Standard DHS

ETHNICITY (V131) is a country-specific variable included in the standard DHS questionnaire for Phase 2 forward, with no standard wording or response categories.


  • Benin 1996: All women age 15-49.
  • Benin 2001: All women age 15-49.
  • Benin 2006: All women age 15-49.
  • Benin 2011: All women age 15-49.
  • Benin 2017: All women age 15-49.
  • Benin: 1996-C, 1996-B, 1996-W, 2001-W, 2001-C, 2001-B, 2006-W, 2006-B, 2006-C, 2006-W, 2011-B, 2011-C, 2011-W, 2011-W, 2017-W, 2017-C, 2017-B, 2017-W