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ONEROOM
Number of households sharing one room

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      class Oneroom:public Editor {

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

        long a = getRecoded();
        switch (dataSet) {
        case dataset_id::gh2010a:
        {
            if (GH2010A_0056(0) == 0 && GH2010A_0055(0) == 2)
                a = 1;
            if (GH2010A_0056(0) == 0 && GH2010A_0055(0) == 3)
                a = 0;
        }
        break;
        }


        setData(a);
    }
};

    

Description

For households living in a single room, ONEROOM indicates the number of households sharing the room.

The variable is a constructed measure of overcrowding.

Comparability

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Universe

  • Ghana 2010: Private occupied households
  • South Africa 1996: Private households living in a single room

Availability

  • Ghana: 2010
  • South Africa: 1996