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Data Set Name ATS09.NYATS_2009 Observations 4298
Member Type DATA Variables 238
Engine V9 Indexes 0
Created Tuesday, May 24, 2011 01:23:40 PM Observation Length 1240
Last Modified Tuesday, May 24, 2011 01:23:40 PM Deleted Observations 0
Protection   Compressed NO
Data Set Type   Sorted NO
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Encoding wlatin1 Western (Windows)    

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First Data Page 3
Max Obs per Page 13
Obs in First Data Page 11
Number of Data Set Repairs 0
Filename F:\PUBLIC USE DATABASES\NY ATS\nyats_2009.sas7bdat
Release Created 9.0201M0
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Alphabetic List of Variables and Attributes
# Variable Type Len Format Label
16 A1 Num 3 DKRF. Age, in years
17 A2 Num 3 YNDKRF. Hispanic/Latino
26 A4 Num 3 BESTRACE. Race, best description
28 A5 Num 3 SCHLVL. Highest level of school completed
29 A6 Num 3 GENDR. Sex
30 A7 Num 3 EMPL. Employment status
31 A8 Num 3 YNDKRF. Covered by insurance
32 A9 Num 3 HLTHCOVER. Type of health care coverage
163 A3X_1 Num 3 A3_1F. A3_1 - 01. White - Which one or more of the following would you say is your race
164 A3X_2 Num 3 A3_2F. A3_2 - 02. Black or African American - Which one or more of the following would
165 A3X_3 Num 3 A3_3F. A3_3 - 03. Asian - Which one or more of the following would you say is your race
166 A3X_4 Num 3 A3_4F. A3_4 - 04. Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander - Which one or more of the
167 A3X_5 Num 3 A3_5F. A3_5 - 05. American Indian, Alaska Native - Which one or more of the following w
168 A3X_6 Num 3   A3_6 - 06. Other (SPECIFY) - Which one or more of the following would you say is
169 A3X_8 Num 3 A3_8F. A3_8 - 08. DK - Which one or more of the following would you say is your race? [
170 A3X_9 Num 3 A3_9F. A3_9 - 09. R - Which one or more of the following would you say is your race? [I
196 A3_FLAG Num 3   Flag for cases with valid response and Dk/Rf also chosen
25 A3_OTH Char 51   Specify race
27 A4_OTH Char 36   Specify race
33 A9_OTH Char 51   Specify
7 AGECAT Num 3 AGEVAL. Age Category
238 ANNUALWT Num 8    
34 B1 Num 3 YNDKRF. Smoked at least 100 cigarettes
35 B2 Num 3 DAYS. Currently smoke
36 B3 Num 3 YNDKRF. Ever smoked a cigarette, even puff
37 B4 Num 3 DKRF. Past 30 days, number cigarettes smoked
38 B5 Num 3 DKRF. Past 30 days, number days smoked
39 B6 Num 3 DKRF. Cigarettes/day on days smoked
40 B8 Num 3 MINS. First cigarette of day
162 B12 Num 3 DKRF. Days per week doing moderate activities
41 C2 Num 3 YNDKRF. Past 12 mon, made effort purchase less expensive
52 C13 Num 3 YNDKRF. Past 12 months, purchased from independent sellers
172 C15 Num 3 CONCERNSCL. How concerned are you about the cost of cigarettes? Would you say...
131 C14_1 Num 3 YNDKRF.  
132 C14_2 Num 3 YNDKRF.  
133 C14_3 Num 3 YNDKRF.  
134 C14_4 Num 3 YNDKRF.  
135 C14_5 Num 3 YNDKRF.  
136 C14_6 Num 3 YNDKRF.  
137 C14_7 Num 3 YNDKRF.  
199 C14_7_OTH Char 59   What other location(s)?
116 C2AR Num 3 CIGPKR. Bought last time
118 C2CARTON Num 8   Price paid for carton
138 C2LOOSE Num 8   Price paid for loose cigarettes
119 C2PACK Num 8   Price paid for pack
42 C3E Num 3 YNDKRF. Purchased at an Indian reservation
43 C3E_1 Num 3 ASRN. How often, Indian reservation
44 C3F Num 3 YNDKRF. Purchased at a duty-free shop
45 C3F_1 Num 3 ASRN. How often, duty-free shop
46 C3G Num 3 YNDKRF. Purchased outside the state/country
47 C3G_1 Num 3 ASRN. How often, outside the state/countryt
48 C3I Num 3 YNDKRF. Purchased through a toll free number
49 C3I_1 Num 3 ASRN. How often, through a toll free number
50 C3J Num 3 YNDKRF. Purchased from a web site/on the internet
51 C3J_1 Num 3 ASRN. How often, web site/on the internet
145 C3X Num 3 YNDKRF. Purchased outside NYC, but in NY state
146 C3X_1 Num 3 ASRN. How often purchased outside NYC in NY
15 CONSUME_ALLCURR Num 3   Cigs per day--All current smokers
13 CONSUME_DAILY Num 3   Cigs per day--Everyday smokers
14 CONSUME_SOMEDAY Num 3   Cigs per day--Some day smokers
10 CURRSMK Num 3 CURRSMKVAL. Current Smoker
53 D1 Num 3 YNDKRF. Past 12 months, stopped to try to quit
54 D2 Num 3 DKRF. Past 12 months, number quitting attempts
67 D15 Num 3 YNDKRF. Past 12 mon, saw md/nurse/prof
68 D16 Num 3 YNDKRF. Past 12 mon, asked about smoking
69 D17 Num 3 YNDKRF. Past 12 mon, advised to quit smoking
76 D19 Num 3 WANTQUIT. Want to quit smoking
77 D20 Num 3 YNDKRF. Seriously considering quitting, next 6 mon
78 D21 Num 3 YNDKRF. Quitting next 30 days
79 D22 Num 3 SUCCESS. Likely to succeed, next 12 months
63 D12A Num 3 YNDKRF. Attend stop-smoking clinic/support group
64 D12B Num 3 YNDKRF. Get counseling
65 D12C Num 3 YNDKRF. Get help free telephone quitline
66 D12H Num 3 YNDKRF. Use herbal remedy
148 D15A Num 3 YNDKRF. Doctor advised not to be around smoke
70 D18A Num 3 YNDKRF. Prescribe or recommend a nicotine
71 D18B Num 3 YNDKRF. Suggest set a specific date
72 D18C Num 3 YNDKRF. Suggest use a class/program/counseling
73 D18D Num 3 YNDKRF. Suggest call a telephone quit
74 D18E Num 3 YNDKRF. Provide with booklets/videos
75 D18F Num 3 YNDKRF. Schedule follow-up visit, monitor progress
201 D1A Num 3   have you ever stopped smoking for one day or longer because you were trying to q
120 D4A Num 3   Time since last smoked regularly-hours
121 D4B Num 3   Time since last smoked regularly-days
122 D4C Num 3   Time since last smoked regularly-weeks
123 D4D Num 3   Time since last smoked regularly-months
124 D4E Num 3   Time since last smoked regularly-years
147 D5F Num 3 YNDKRF. Used medication like patch/gum to quit
55 D7A Num 3 YNDKRF. A nicotine gum
56 D7B Num 3 YNDKRF. A nicotine patch
57 D7C Num 3 YNDKRF. Nicotine lozenges
58 D7D Num 3 YNDKRF. A nicotine nasal spray
59 D7E Num 3 YNDKRF. A nicotine inhaler
60 D7F Num 3 YNDKRF. Buproprion, Zyban or Wellbutrin
61 D7G Num 3 YNDKRF. Other
62 D7_OTH Char 47   @/@/SPECIFY OTHER
149 D_J29 Num 3 YNDKRF. Ever heard of NY State Smokers Quitline
150 D_J31 Num 3 YNDKRF. Ever called NY State Smokers Quitline
202 D_J29A Num 3   are you aware that the new york state smokers' quitline offers free nicotine rep
8 EDUCATION Num 3 EDUCVAL. Highest Attained Education
80 F1 Num 3 HOMERULE. Rules, smoking at home
81 F2 Num 3 CARRULE. Rules, smoking in cars
82 F5 Num 3 YNDKRF. Job, indoors most of time
83 F6 Num 3 YNDKRF. Past 7 days, smoke in work area
125 F9 Num 3 YNDKRF. Somebody smokes in you home
153 F10 Num 3 SMKAMTVAL. How much smoking in place of work
139 F3A Num 4 HRS. Hours per week spent in room with smoker
151 F3A_1 Num 3 HRS. Hours per week in room with smoker-range
140 F4A Num 4 HRS. Hours per week spent in car with smoker
152 F4A_1 Num 3 HRS. Hours per week in car with smoker-range
154 G0 Num 3 SMOKEPROBVAL. Addressing tobacco use in community
84 G10 Num 3 AGREESCL. Breathing smoke causes lung cancer
85 G11 Num 3 AGREESCL. Breathing smoke causes heart disease
86 G13 Num 3 AGREESCL. Breathing smoke causes respir prob w/ children
114 G20 Num 3 AGREESCL. Actors not smoke, Movies rated G, PG, PG-13
115 G21 Num 3 AGREESCL. Smoking in movies, does not emcourage smoking
156 G30 Num 3 YNDKRF. Receive coupons from tobacco companies
157 G31 Num 3 YNDKRF. Get email from tobacco companies
173 G40 Num 3 PROBDEFSMK. In your opinion, how do most people in your community feel about adults smoking
174 G41 Num 3 PROBDEFSMKKIDS. In your opinion, how do most people in your community feel about adults smoking
175 G42 Num 3 PROBDEFSMK. How do YOU feel about adults smoking cigarettes? Would you say...
216 G94 Num 3 FREQMOVIE. past 12m noticed smoking in a movie.
217 G97 Num 3 STRFAVOR. change rating system so movie showing smoking not eligble for g, pg or pg13.
126 G19A Num 3 AGREESCL. Effects of cigarettes exaggerated
155 G19B Num 3 AGREESCL. Tobacco comp. should stop advertising
214 G53_06 Num 3 AGREESCL. parents living with children should avoid smoking around them at home.
215 G53_07 Num 3 AGREESCL. adults should avoid smoking around other people in their home.
176 GA3 Num 3 DEFYESNOT. Would you support the U.S. Congress establishing 21 as the minimum legal age to
177 GA4 Num 3 DEFYESNOT. Would you support the U.S. Congress banning all cigarette advertising? Would you
178 GA5_1 Num 3 AGREESCL. The government should not regulate the sale of cigaretes because smokers have th
179 GA5_2 Num 3 AGREESCL. Tobacco is an addictive drug that should be regulated like other drugs.
180 GA5_3 Num 3 AGREESCL. Tobacco is NOT harmful enought to require government regulation.
181 GA5_4 Num 3 AGREESCL. The FDA should have the authority to regulate the sale and marketing of tobacco
182 GA5_5 Num 3 AGREESCL. It is acceptable for tobacco companies to sponsor sporting events.
183 GA5_6 Num 3 AGREESCL. Tobacco advertising is acceptable in grocery and convenience stores.
184 GA5_7 Num 3 AGREESCL. tobacco advertising is acceptable in magazines.
185 GA5_8 Num 3 AGREESCL. Tobacco advertising is acceptable in direct mail.
1 GEOSTR Num 3   Stratum
127 H1A Num 3 YNDKRF. Use chewing tobacco/snuff/dip
128 H1AX Num 3 DAYS1F. How often use chewing tobacco/snuff/dip
129 H1B Num 3 YNDKRF. Use cigars/cigarillos/little cigars
130 H1BX Num 3 DAYS1F. How often use cigars/cigarillos
87 I1 Num 3 CONDITION. Health status
88 I4 Num 3 DKRF. Physical health, # days/past 30 health not good
89 I5 Num 3 DKRF. Mental health, # days/past 30 health not good
24 IMPRACE Char 41   Imputed race (created with weights)
90 J1 Num 8 DKRF. Hours/last 7 days, Watch television
91 J15 Num 3 ELONNA. Noticed tobacco ads shop windows/inside shops
92 J22 Num 3 YNDKRF. Noticed tobacco promo free gifts/special discount
93 J23 Num 3 YNDKRF. Noticed tobacco promo special price offers for cigarette
94 J24 Num 3 YNDKRF. Noticed tobacco promo Email messages promoting cigarette
95 J51 Num 3 YNDKRF. Seen/heard ads, Products to help people quit
96 J52 Num 3 YNDKRF. Seen/heard ads, Dangers kids around smoking
97 J55 Num 3 YNDKRF. Seen/heard ads, Death family members tobacco related
218 J69 Num 3 FREQSTORE. past 30 days noticed tobacco ads in convenience stores?
219 J70 Num 3 TSWACCEPT. how do you feel about tobacco ads in convenience stores?
220 J72 Num 3 STRFAVOR. opinion about policy that would ban tobacco ads in convenience stores?
221 J74 Num 3 FREQPHARM. past 30 days noticed tobacco ads in grocery stores?
222 J75 Num 3 TSWACCEPT. how do you feel about tobacco ads in grocery stores?
223 J77 Num 3 STRFAVOR. opinion about policy that would ban tobacco ads in grocery stores?
224 J79 Num 3   past 30 days noticed tobacco ads in pharmacies?
225 J80 Num 3 TSWACCEPT. how do you feel about tobacco ads in pharmacies?
226 J82 Num 3 STRFAVOR. opinion about policy that would ban tobacco ads in pharmacies?
200 J1A Num 3 YNDKRF. In A Neutral Tone, Confirm Answer: 'you said hours a day, is that correct'
141 J20A Num 3 ALLOWAD. Tobacco advertising allowed
142 J21A Num 3 YNDKRF. Tobacco promoted through sample cigs
143 J25A Num 3 YNDKRF. Tobacco promoted through mail
144 J26A Num 3 YNDKRF. Tobacco promoted through clothing/other
203 J51A_1 Num 3   nicoderm patches - what specific product brands did you see or hear advertisemen
204 J51A_2 Num 3   nicorette gum - what specific product brands did you see or hear advertisements
205 J51A_3 Num 3   chantix - what specific product brands did you see or hear advertisements about?
206 J51A_4 Num 3   cigarrest - what specific product brands did you see or hear advertisements abou
207 J51A_5 Num 3   zyban - what specific product brands did you see or hear advertisements about?
208 J51A_6 Num 3   wellbutrin - what specific product brands did you see or hear advertisements abo
209 J51A_7 Num 3   other (specify:) - what specific product brands did you see or hear advertisemen
211 J51A_8 Num 3   don't know - what specific product brands did you see or hear advertisements abo
212 J51A_9 Num 3   refused - what specific product brands did you see or hear advertisements about?
210 J51A_7_OTH Char 92   the 'other' specific product brand(s) that r saw or heard advertisements about b
234 J83A Num 3 MAYBESCL. past 30 days, seen anti-smkng signs in retail stores near check-out area?
235 J83BX Num 3 ADSJ83B_TEST. what anti-smkng msg most recently saw near check-out in retail store?
236 J83BX_OTH Char 135   other recent anti-smkng msg saw near check-out in retail store?
197 JADSINT1 Num 3   Now we would like to ask you some questions about specific ads you may have rece
98 K5 Num 3 LAW2F. Favor/opposed of new law
99 K11 Num 3 BARVAL2F. See smoking in bar
227 K59 Num 3 FREQPUBLIC. past 12m noticed people smoking in outdoor public spaces?
228 K60 Num 3 TSWACCEPT. how do you feel about people smoking in outdoor public places?
229 K64 Num 3 FREQENTR. past 12m noticed people smoking in entry ways of buildings?
230 K65 Num 3 TSWACCEPT. how do you feel about people smoking in entry ways of buildings?
158 K1D Num 3 ASRN. Smoking around children
159 K5A Num 3 PROBVAL2F. Law banning smoking in outdoor public
160 K5B Num 3 PROBVAL2F. Law banning smoking from entrance ways
161 K5C Num 3 PROBVAL2F. Graphic warnings on cigarette labels
195 K5D Num 3 PROBVALTEMP. Would you be in favor of a policy in your residential building that bans smoking
171 K5D1 Num 3 HOUSING. What type of residence do you reside in? Please let me read all the answer choic
193 K5D3 Num 3 OFTENSHS. Last 12 mos of living in your unit, how often secondhand smoke enter your space
194 K5D4 Num 3 SHSBOTHER. How much does the secondhand smoke in your multi-unit dwelling bother you? Would
233 K5D5 Num 3 PROBVAL. in favor of policy in residential building bans smokign in all shared common are
213 K5D1A Num 3   is this residence a single family home or multi-family home?
186 K5D2_1 Num 3 YNNADKRF2F. Hallways - Past 12 mos living in your unit, secondhand smoke entered this area o
187 K5D2_2 Num 3 YNNADKRF2F. Laundry Rooms - Past 12 mos living in your unit, secondhand smoke entered this a
188 K5D2_3 Num 3 YNNADKRF2F. Lobby - Past 12 mos living in your unit, secondhand smoke entered this area of y
189 K5D2_4 Num 3 YNNADKRF2F. Lounge or common area - Past 12 mos living in your unit, secondhand smoke entere
190 K5D2_5 Num 3 YNNADKRF2F. Party rooms - Past 12 mos living in your unit, secondhand smoke entered this are
191 K5D2_6 Num 3 YNNADKRF2F. Patios - Past 12 mos living in your unit, secondhand smoke entered this area of
192 K5D2_7 Num 3 YNNADKRF2F. Balconies - Past 12 mos living in your unit, secondhand smoke entered this area
231 K5D2_8 Num 3 YNNADKRF2F. common shared areas: past 12m 2ndhand smoke entered these areas?'
232 K5D2_9 Num 3 YNNADKRF2F. someone else's living space: past 12m 2ndhand smoke entered these areas?'
100 L1 Num 3 MARITALSTAT. Marital status
104 L3 Num 3 INCOME. HH income, $30,000
105 L4 Num 3 YNDKRF. HH income, LT $20,000
106 L5 Num 3 YNDKRF. HH income, LT $10,000
107 L6 Num 3 YNDKRF. HH income, GT $40,000
108 L7 Num 3 YNDKRF. HH income, GT $50,000
109 L8 Num 3 YNDKRF. HH income, GT $60,000
110 L9 Num 3 YNDKRF. HH income, GT $70,000
111 L10 Num 3 YNDKRF. HH income, GT $90,000
112 L11 Num 3 YNDKRF. HH income, GT $110,000
113 L14 Num 6 DKRF. Zip code?
117 L12A Num 3 SEXORIENT. Sexual orientation
198 L12B Num 3 YNDKRF. Do you consider yourself to be transgender? 'DO NOT' OFFER A DEFINITION IF R ASK
101 L2A Num 3 DKRF. # hh, younger than 5 years old?
102 L2B Num 3 DKRF. # hh, 5 through 11 years old?
103 L2C Num 3 DKRF. # hh, 12 to 17 years old?
4 NYC Num 3   NYC indicator
6 RACE Num 3 RACEVAL. Race
18 RCA31 Num 3   White
19 RCA32 Num 3   Black/African American
20 RCA33 Num 3   Asian
21 RCA34 Num 3   Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
22 RCA35 Num 3   American Indian/Alaska Native
23 RCA36 Num 3   Other
5 ROS Num 3   Rest of State indicator
237 RTIID Char 8    
9 SCHOOLYRS Num 3 SCHOOLVAL. Years attended school
11 SMKTYPE1 Num 3 SMKTYPE1VAL. SMKTYPE1
12 SMKTYPE2 Num 3 SMKTYPE2VAL. SMKTYPE2
2 WAVE Num 3 WAVELBL. Wave of the survey (continuous)
3 YEAR Num 4   Year of the survey