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Table 2 Self-reported household belongings and weighting factors used in calculation of the household wealth index, (Cambodia 2011–2013)

From: Household practices related to disease transmission between animals and humans in rural Cambodia

Household belonging Weighting factor
All farming land owned by the household 1
House construction - concrete or brick 2
Roof construction - tiled 2
Safe water as main water source1 2
TV in the household 1
Cell phone in the household 1
Vehicle or machine owned by the household2 1
Cattle or water buffalo owned by the household 1
  1. 1Safe sources are bottled water, and boiled or filtered water from: well, pond, stream or rainwater.
  2. 2Bicycle, motorcycle, car, hand tractor, ox chart, rice miller or pumping machine.