The questions should be asked of the head of household, spouse of the head of household or other adult household member if both head and spouse are absent.
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
It is important to ask the sex of the persons when information is being given to you by a third person. Bear in mind that some names can be misleading in this respect. For example, Vichet or Socheat can be used for a male as well as a female. For eunuchs and hermaphrodites write code "1".
Source of information
Head of household, spouse of the head of household or other adult household member