Women's Involvement in Household Decision-Making

Women's Involvement in Household Decision-Making is a three-item measure of men's report of their wives' involvement in three types of household decisions.


Short Measure

ITEMS:

1. Who usually decides how the money you earn will be used?
2. Who usually makes decisions about making major household purchases?
3. Who usually makes decisions about health care for your family?

Response Options:
Wife not involved in any household decisions
Wife involved in some decisions
Wife involved in all decisions

CATEGORIES:


GEOGRAPHIES TESTED:

Afghanistan

POPULATIONS INCLUDED:
Male

AGE RANGE:
Adults

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Scoring Procedures:

Not Available

PRIMARY CITATION:

Packer, C. A., Rastagar, S. H., Chen, M., Bernholc, A., Hemat, S., Seddiqi, S., McIntosh, R., Costenbader, E., & Todd, C. S. (2020). Factors associated with reported modern contraceptive use among married men in Afghanistan. Reproductive Health, 17(1), 64. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12978-020-0908-1

Psychometric Score:

FORMATIVE RESEARCH

 Qualitative Research

 Existing Literature/Theoretical Framework

 Field Expert Input

 Cognitive Interviews / Pilot Testing

RELIABILITY

 Internal

 Test-retest

 Interrater

VALIDITY

 Content

 Face

 Criterion (gold-standard)

 Construct

Psychometric Scoring

MEDIUM
Total Score: 4.00/8 Points (MEDIUM) 

Citation Frequency

LOW

KEY

 FULL POINTS
 PARTIAL POINTS
 NOT ASSESSED
 NOT APPLICABLE

For more details, see Scoring Methodology

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