Codes and Frequencies
GEO_ZA2016 (V101_ZA2016) reports the region of South Africa where the respondent was interviewed, using provinces as the geographic unit.
Other South African sample years have their own sample-specific geography variables. The integrated South African geographic variable GEO_ZA1998_2016 provides spatially consistent units over time for all South African samples.
A GIS map for GEO_ZA2016 (in shapefile format) can be downloaded from the DHS Program Spatial Data Repository Boundaries page.
- South Africa 2016: All women age 15-49.