Codes and Frequencies
FPTALKPARENT indicates whether the woman has (recently) discussed the practice of family planning with her parent(s) or guardian(s).
Comparability — Index
FPTALKPARENT has no comparability problems.
Comparability - Standard DHS
FPTALKPARENT is a country-specific variable not included in the standard DHS modules.
Comparability — South Africa [top]
The 1998 South African sample asks whether the woman's parent(s) or guardian(s) gave her advice on contraceptives or explained how to use them.
- South Africa 1998: Women age 15-49 who first used a method of contraception when they were 18 or younger.