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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.

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Geographies Tested: Afghanistan

Populations Included: Male

Age Range: Adults

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

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Original 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

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