Codes and Frequencies
TBSYMPDARKSKIN indicates whether the woman reported, in response to an open-ended question, that skin turning darker was a symptom of tuberculosis.
Comparability — Index
TBSYMPDARKSKIN has no comparability problems.
Comparability - Standard DHS
TBSYMPDARKSKIN, and other responses on signs or symptoms of tuberculosis, were part of a country-specific question not included on the standard DHS questionnaire.
Comparability — Nepal [top]
The 2016 Nepal survey includes "Skin turn dark" as a write-in response category.
- Nepal 2016: All women age 15-49.