bang: Dataset from 1988 Bangladesh Fertility Survey

Description Usage Format Source

Description

The file consists of a subsample of 1934 women grouped in 60 districts.

Usage

1

Format

A data frame with 1934 observations on the following 7 variables.

woman

identifying code of each woman

district

identifying code for each district

user

1 = using contraceptive 0 = not using

living.children

Number of living children at time of survey

1 = none
2 = 1
3 = 2
4 = 3 or more
age_mean

age of woman in years, centred around the mean

urban

Type of region of residence: 1 = urban, 0 = rural

constant

constant term = 1

Source

Huq, N. M., and Cleland, J. 1990. Bangladesh Fertility Survey 1989 (Main Report). Dhaka: National Institute of Population Research and Training


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