Codes and Frequencies
GEOALT_ LS2004_2014 indicates the ecological region of Lesotho where the respondent was interviewed. The variable is integrated to yield units with consistent boundaries across samples.
Each sample also has its own non-integrated geography variable.
An integrated GIS map (in shapefile format) for Lesotho can be downloaded here.
There have not been any ecological boundary changes from 2004 to 2014, so there are no comparability issues for GEOALT_LS2004_2014.
The Lesotho samples are also representative at the regional level, details can be found in variable GEO_LS2004_2014.
- Lesotho 2004: All women age 15-49.
- Lesotho 2009: All women age 15-49.
- Lesotho 2014: All women age 15-49.