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LASTBMO
Month of last birth

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      class Lastbmo:public Editor {

public:
    Lastbmo(VarPointer varInfo) : Editor(varInfo) {}
    void edit() {

        long a = getRecoded();
        switch (dataSet) {
        case dataset_id::uy2006a:
        {
            if (UY2006A_0426() == 0 && UY2006A_0427() == 9997)
                a = UY2006A_0424();
        }
        break;
        }


        setData(a);
    }
};

    

Description

LASTBMO indicates the month of birth of the last child born by the respondent. The data refer to live births.

Comparability — Index

GENERAL
Bolivia
Colombia
Dominican Republic
Guatemala
Honduras
Indonesia
Kenya
Lesotho
Mexico
Myanmar
Paraguay
South Africa
Turkey
Uganda
Uruguay

Comparability — General

LASTBMO is comparable across samples aside from differences in the universe. Most of those differences concern the age of women who responded, but some samples restrict the universe to ever-married women or apply other conditions.

See LASTBYR for year of last birth.

Comparability — Bolivia [top]

The universe changes over time with regards to the age of respondents. In the 1976 and 1992 samples, the question is asked of women older than 12 years old who ever gave birth; and the 2001 and 2012 samples ask for women older than 15 years old.

Comparability — Colombia [top]

The universe changes over time with regards to the age of respondents. In the 1973 sample, the question is asked of women between 15 and 49 years of age; in 1985 it was 15 and older; and in 1993 and 2005 12 and older.

Comparability — Dominican Republic [top]

The universe changes between 1981 and later years.

Comparability — Guatemala [top]

The universe differs across samples: In 1973 and 1981, females age 15+ who ever gave birth are included; in 1994 and 2002, females age 12+ who ever gave birth are included.

Comparability — Honduras [top]

The universe differs across samples. In 1974, females age 15+ who ever gave birth are included. In 1988 and 2001, females age 12+ who ever gave birth are included.

Comparability — Indonesia [top]

The Indonesia samples restrict the universe to ever-married women.

The 1980 sample has a large number of non-responses.

Comparability — Kenya [top]

The universe is females age 12 and older who ever gave birth for all samples except 1979. The 1979 enumeration form indicates that the universe was females age 12+ who ever gave birth, but it appears to actually be females age 15+ who ever gave birth. There are a large proportion of missing cases.

Comparability — Lesotho [top]

The universe differs across samples. In 1996, females age 12+ who ever gave birth are included. In 2006, only females age 12 to 49 who ever gave birth are included.

Comparability — Mexico [top]

All samples collect information about the date of birth for the last child born alive.

Comparability — Myanmar [top]

In the 2014 sample, the question is asked of ever-married women age 15-59 in conventional households who ever had a live birth.

Comparability — Paraguay [top]

The minimum age universe of respondents varies across samples.

Comparability — South Africa [top]

The universe differs across samples. In 2001 and 2016, females age 12-50 who ever gave birth are included, while in 2007, all females age 12-49 who ever gave birth are included. In 2011, only females age 12-50 in private households who ever gave birth is included.

Comparability — Turkey [top]

The universe statement is constant across samples and is more restrictive than elsewhere, limiting responses to ever-married females age 12 to 50 who gave birth within the last two years.

Comparability — Uganda [top]

The universe changes over time. In the 1991 sample, the question is asked of women age 12 and older who ever had a child. In the 2002 and 2014 samples, the question is asked of women between 12 and 54 years old who ever had a child.

Comparability — Uruguay [top]

The universe differs notably across samples. In 2006, females age 14-49 who ever gave birth are included, while in 2011, all females age 12+ who ever gave birth are included.

Universe

  • Bolivia 1976: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Bolivia 1992: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Bolivia 2001: Females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Bolivia 2012: Females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Brazil 1980: Females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Colombia 1973: Females age 15 to 49 who ever gave birth
  • Colombia 1985: Females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Colombia 1993: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Colombia 2005: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Dominican Republic 1981: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Dominican Republic 2002: Females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Dominican Republic 2010: Females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Ecuador 2010: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • El Salvador 1992: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • El Salvador 2007: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Fiji 1986: Females age 15+ who ever had children
  • Fiji 1996: Females age 15+ who ever had children
  • Fiji 2007: Females age 15+ who ever had children
  • Guatemala 1973: Females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Guatemala 1981: Females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Guatemala 1994: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Guatemala 2002: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Haiti 1982: Females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Haiti 2003: Females age 13+ who ever gave birth
  • Honduras 1974: Females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Honduras 1988: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Honduras 2001: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Indonesia 1976: Ever-married females who ever gave birth
  • Indonesia 1980: Ever-married females who ever gave birth
  • Indonesia 1990: Ever-married females age 10+ who ever gave birth
  • Kenya 1979: Females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Kenya 1989: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Kenya 1999: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Kenya 2009: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Lesotho 1996: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Lesotho 2006: Females age 12 to 49 who ever gave birth
  • Mexico 2000: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Mexico 2010: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Mexico 2015: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Myanmar 2014: Ever-married women age 15-59 in conventional households who ever gave birth
  • Nicaragua 1995: Females age 14+ who ever gave birth
  • Nicaragua 2005: Females age 13+ who ever gave birth
  • Papua New Guinea 1980: Urban females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Paraguay 1972: Females age 15+ who ever gave birth
  • Paraguay 1982: Females age 14+ who ever gave birth
  • Paraguay 1992: Females age 14+ who ever gave birth
  • Paraguay 2002: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Peru 1993: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Peru 2007: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • South Africa 2001: Females age 12 to 50 who ever gave birth
  • South Africa 2007: Females age 12 to 49 who ever gave birth
  • South Africa 2011: Females age 12 to 50 in private households who ever gave birth
  • South Africa 2016: Female age 12 to 50 who ever gave birth
  • Turkey 1990: Ever-married females age 12 to 50 who gave birth in preceding 2 years
  • Turkey 2000: Ever-married females age 12 to 50 who gave birth in preceding 2 years
  • Uganda 1991: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Uganda 2002: Females age 12 to 54 who ever gave birth
  • Uganda 2014: Females age 12 to 54 who ever gave birth
  • Uruguay 2006: Females age 14-49 who ever gave birth
  • Uruguay 2011: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Venezuela 2001: Females age 12+ who ever gave birth
  • Vietnam 1989: Females age 15 to 49 who ever gave birth
  • Vietnam 1999: Females age 15 to 49 who ever gave birth
  • Vietnam 2009: Females age 15 to 49 who ever gave birth
  • Zimbabwe 2012: Females age 15 to 49 who ever gave birth

Availability

  • Bolivia: 1976, 1992, 2001, 2012
  • Brazil: 1980
  • Colombia: 1973, 1985, 1993, 2005
  • Dominican Republic: 1981, 2002, 2010
  • Ecuador: 2010
  • El Salvador: 1992, 2007
  • Fiji: 1986, 1996, 2007
  • Guatemala: 1973, 1981, 1994, 2002
  • Haiti: 1982, 2003
  • Honduras: 1974, 1988, 2001
  • Indonesia: 1976, 1980, 1990
  • Kenya: 1979, 1989, 1999, 2009
  • Lesotho: 1996, 2006
  • Mexico: 2000, 2010, 2015
  • Myanmar: 2014
  • Nicaragua: 1995, 2005
  • Papua New Guinea: 1980
  • Paraguay: 1972, 1982, 1992, 2002
  • Peru: 1993, 2007
  • South Africa: 2001, 2007, 2011, 2016
  • Turkey: 1990, 2000
  • Uganda: 1991, 2002, 2014
  • Uruguay: 2006, 2011
  • Venezuela: 2001
  • Vietnam: 1989, 1999, 2009
  • Zimbabwe: 2012