Proc Contents: NYS 2009 BRFSS Data File

Obs NAME TYPE VARNUM LABEL FORMAT
1 _STATE 1 1 State FIPS Code _STATE
2 _GEOSTR 1 2 Geographic Stratum Code  
3 _DENSTR2 1 3 Household Density Stratum Code DSU
4 PRECALL 1 4 Pre-Call Status Code PRECALL
5 REPNUM 1 5 Replicate Number DSU
6 REPDEPTH 1 6 Replicate Depth DSU
7 FMONTH 1 7 File Month FMONTH
8 IDATE 2 8 Interview Date  
9 IMONTH 2 9 Interview Month $IMONTH
10 IDAY 2 10 Interview Day  
11 IYEAR 2 11 Interview Year  
12 DISPCODE 1 12 Final Disposition DISPCODF
13 SEQNO 1 13 Annual Sequence Number HIDDEN
14 _PSU 1 14 Primary Sampling Unit HIDDEN
15 NATTMPTS 1 15 Number of Attempts HIDDEN
16 NRECSEL 1 16 Number of sample records selected from stratum HIDDEN
17 NRECSTR 1 17 Number of telephone numbers in stratum from which sample was selected HIDDEN
18 CTELENUM 1 18 Correct Telephone Number? CTELENUM
19 CELLFON 1 19 Cellular Telephone CELLFON
20 PVTRESID 1 20 Private Residence? PVTRESID
21 NUMADULT 1 21 Number of adults in household  
22 NUMMEN 1 22 Number of adult men in household DSU
23 NUMWOMEN 1 23 Number of adult women in household DSU
24 GENHLTH 1 24 Would you say that in general your health is GENHLTH
25 PHYSHLTH 1 25 Now thinking about your physical health, which includes physical illness and injury, for how many days during the past 30 days was your physical health not good? PHYSHLTH
26 MENTHLTH 1 26 Now thinking about your mental health, which includes stress, depression, and problems with emotions, for how many days during the past 30 days was your mental health not good? MENTHLTH
27 POORHLTH 1 27 During the past 30 days, for about how many days did your physical or mental health keep you from doing your usual activities, such as self-care, work, or recreation? POORHLTH
28 HLTHPLAN 1 28 Do you have any kind of health care coverage, including health insurance, prepaid plans such as HMOs, or government plans such as Medicare? HLTHPLAN
29 PERSDOC2 1 29 Do you have one person you think of as your personal doctor or health care provider? PERS2DOC
30 MEDCOST 1 30 Was there a time in the past 12 months when you needed to see a doctor but could not because of cost? MEDCOST
31 CHECKUP1 1 31 About how long has it been since you last visited a doctor for a routine checkup? A routine checkup is a general physical exam, not an exam for a specific injury, illness, or condition. CHECK1UP
32 QLREST2 1 32 During the past 30 days, for about how many days have you felt you did not get enough rest or sleep? QL2REST
33 EXERANY2 1 33 During the past month, other than your regular job, did you participate in any physical activities or exercises such as running, calisthenics, golf, gardening , or walking for exercise? EXER2ANY
34 DIABETE2 1 34 Have you ever been told by a doctor that you have diabetes? DIA2BETE
35 BPHIGH4 1 35 Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you have high blood pressure? BP4HIGH
36 BPMEDS 1 36 Are your currently taking medicine for your high blood pressure? BPMEDS
37 BLOODCHO 1 37 Blood cholesterol is a fatty substance found in the blood. Have you ever had your blood cholesterol checked? BLOODCHO
38 CHOLCHK 1 38 About how long has it been since you last had your blood cholesterol checked? CHOLCHK
39 TOLDHI2 1 39 Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse or other health professional that your blood cholesterol is high? TOLD2HI
40 CVDINFR4 1 40 Has a doctor, nurse or other health professional ever told you that you had any of the following? For each, tell me Yes, No or you're Not sure. (Ever told) you had a heart attack, also called a myocardial infarction? CVD4INFR
41 CVDCRHD4 1 41 (Ever told) you had angina or coronary heart disease? CVD4CRHD
42 CVDSTRK3 1 42 (Ever told) you had a stroke? CVD3STRK
43 ASTHMA2 1 43 Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had asthma? AST2HMA
44 ASTHNOW 1 44 Do you still have asthma? ASTHNOW
45 SMOKE100 1 45 Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your life? SMOK100_
46 SMOKDAY2 1 46 Do you now smoke cigarettes every day, some days, or not at all? SMOK2DAY
47 STOPSMK2 1 47 During the past 12 months, have you stopped smoking for one day or longer because you were trying to quit smoking? STOP2SMK
48 LASTSMK1 1 48 How long has it been since you last smoked cigarettes regularly? LAST1SMK
49 USENOW3 1 49 Do you currently use chewing tobacco, snuff or snus every day, some days, or not at all? USE3NOW
50 AGE 1 50 What is your age? AGE
51 HISPANC2 1 51 Are you Hispanic or Latino? HISP2ANC
52 MRACE 2 52 Which one or more of the following would you say is your race? $DSU
53 ORACE2 1 53 Which one of these groups would you say best represents your race? O2RACE
54 VETERAN2 1 54 Have you ever served on active duty in the United States Armed forces, either in the regular military or in a National Guard or military reserve unit? Active duty does not include training for the Reserves or National Guard, but does include activation VET2ERAN
55 MARITAL 1 55 Are you…? MARITAL
56 CHILDREN 1 56 How many children less than 18 years of age live in your household? CHILDREN
57 EDUCA 1 57 What is the highest grade or year of school you completed? EDUCA
58 EMPLOY 1 58 Are you currently….? EMPLOY
59 INCOME2 1 59 Is your annual household income from all sources IN2COME
60 WEIGHT2 1 60 About how much do you weigh without shoes? WEIGHT
61 HEIGHT3 1 61 About how tall are you without shoes? HEIGHT
62 WTYRAGO 1 62 How much did you weigh a year ago? [If you were pregnant a year ago, how much did you weigh before your pregnancy?] WTYRAGO
63 WTCHGINT 1 63 Was the change between your current weight and your weight a year ago intentional? WTCHGINT
64 CTYCODE 1 64 What county do you live in? DSU
65 ZIPCODE 2 65 What is your ZIP Code where you live? $DSU
66 NUMHHOL2 1 66 Do you have more than one telephone number in your household? Do not include cell phones or numbers that are only used by a computer or fax machine. NUM2HHOL
67 NUMPHON2 1 67 How many of these telephone numbers are residential numbers? NUM2PHON
68 TELSERV2 1 68 During the past 12 months, has your household been without telephone service for 1 week or more? Do not include interruptions of telephone service because of weather or natural disasters. TEL2SERV
69 SEX 1 69 Indicate sex of respondent. Ask only if necessary. SEX
70 PREGNANT 1 70 To your knowledge, are you now pregnant? PREGNANT
71 CAREGIVE 1 71 During the past month, did you provide any such care or assistance to a friend or family member? CAREGIVE
72 QLACTLM2 1 72 Are you limited in any in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems? QL2ACTLM
73 USEEQUIP 1 73 Do you now have any health problem that requires you to use special equipment, such as a cane, a wheelchair, a special bed, or a special telephone? USEEQUIP
74 DRNKANY4 1 74 During the past 30 days, have you had a least one drink of any alcoholic beverage such as beer, wine, a malt beverage or liquid? DRNK4ANY
75 ALCDAY4 1 75 During the past 30 days, how many days per week or per month did you have at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage? ALC4DAY
76 AVEDRNK2 1 76 One drink is equivalent to a 12-ounce beer, a 5-ounce glass of wine, or a drink with one shot of liquor. During the past 30 days, on the days when you drank, about how many drinks did you drink on the average? AVE2DRNK
77 DRNK3GE5 1 77 Considering all types of alcoholic beverages, how many times during the past 30 days did you have X [CATI X = 5 for men, X = 4 for women] or more drinks on an occasion? DRNK35GE
78 MAXDRNKS 1 78 During the past 30 days, what is the largest number of drinks you had on any occasion? MAXDRNKS
79 FLUSHOT3 1 79 Now I will ask you questions about seasonal flu. A flu shot is an influenza vaccine injected into your arm. During the past 12 months, have you had a seasonal flu shot? YESNO
80 FLUSHTMY 1 80 During what month and year did you receive your most recent seasonal flu shot? MONTHYRF
81 FLUSPRY2 1 81 The seasonal flu vaccine sprayed in the nose is also called Flu Mist. During the past 12 months, have you had a seasonal flu vaccine that was sprayed in your nose? YESNO
82 FLUSPRMY 1 82 During what month and year did you receive your most recent seasonal flu vaccine that was sprayed in your nose? MONTHYRF
83 PNEUVAC3 1 83 A pneumonia shot or pneumococcal vaccine is usually given only once or twice in a person's lifetime and is different from the flu shot. Have you ever had a pneumonia shot? YESNO
84 HAVARTH2 1 84 Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have some form of arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, lupus, or fibromyalgia? HAV2ARTH
85 LMTJOIN2 1 85 Are you now limited in any way in any of your usual activities because of arthritis or joint symptoms? LMT2JOIN
86 ARTHDIS2 1 86 In this next question, we are referring to work for pay. Do arthritis or joint symptoms now affect whether you work, the type of work you do, or the amount of work you do? ARTH2DIS
87 ARTHSOCL 1 87 During the past 30 days, to what extent has your arthritis or joint symptoms interfered with your normal social activities, such as going shopping, to the movies, or to religious gatherings? ARTHSOCL
88 JOINPAIN 1 88 Please think about the past 30 days, keeping in mind all of your joint pain or aching and whether or not you have taken medication. During the past 30 days, how bad was your joint pain on average? Please answer on a scale of 0 to 10 where 0 is no pain JOINPAIN
89 FRUITJUI 1 89 How often do you drink fruit juices such as orange, grapefruit, or tomato? FRUITJUI
90 FRUIT 1 90 Not counting juice, how often do you eat fruit? FRUIT
91 GREENSAL 1 91 How often do you eat green salad? GREENSAL
92 POTATOES 1 92 How often do you eat potatoes not including French fries, fried potatoes, or potato chips? POTATOES
93 CARROTS 1 93 How often do you eat carrots? CARROTS
94 VEGETABL 1 94 Not counting carrots, potatoes, or salad, how many servings of vegetables do you usually eat? (Example: A serving of vegetables at both lunch and dinner would be two servings.) VEGETABL
95 JOBACTIV 1 95 When you are at work, which of the following best describes what you do? Would you say JOBACTIV
96 MODPACT 1 96 Now thinking about the moderate activities you do [fill in 'when you are not working' if 'employed' or 'self employed' in a usual week, do you do moderate activities for at least 10 minutes at a time, such as brisk walking, bicycling, vacuuming, garden MODPACT
97 MODPADAY 1 97 How many days per week do you do these moderate activities for at least 10 minutes at a time? MODPADAY
98 MODPATIM 1 98 On days when you do moderate activities for at least 10 minutes at a time, how much total time per day do you spend doing these activities? MODPATIM
99 VIGPACT 1 99 Now thinking about the vigorous activities you do [fill in 'when you are working' if 'employed' or 'self employed'] in a usual week, do you do vigorous activities for at least 10 minutes at a time, such as running, aerobics, heavy yard work, or anything VIGPACT
100 VIGPADAY 1 100 How many days per week do you do these vigorous activities for at least 10 minutes at a time? VIGPADAY
101 VIGPATIM 1 101 On days when you do vigorous activities for at least 10 minutes at a time, how much total time per day do you spend doing these activities? VIGPATIM
102 HIVTST5 1 102 Have you ever been tested for HIV? Do not count tests you may have had as part of a blood donation. Include testing fluid from your mouth. HIV5TST
103 HIVTSTD2 1 103 Not including blood donations, in what month and year was your last HIV test? UNK6ADIG
104 WHRTST8 1 104 Where did you have your last HIV test -- at a private doctor or HMO office, at a counseling and testing site, at a hospital, at a clinic, in a jail or prison, at a drug treatment facility, at home or somewhere else? WHR7TST
105 HIVRDTST 1 105 Was it a rapid test where you could get your results within a couple of hours? HIVRDTST
106 HIVRISK2 1 106 I'm going to read you a list. When I'm done, please tell me if any of the situations apply to you. You do not need to tell me which one: You have used intravenous drugs in the past year. You have been treated for a sexually transmitted or venereal d HIV2RISK
107 EMTSUPRT 1 107 How often do you get the social and emotional support you need? EMTSUPRT
108 LSATISFY 1 108 In general, how satisfied are you with your life? LSATISFY
109 CNCRHAVE 1 109 Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had cancer? CNCRHAVE
110 CNCRDIFF 1 110 How many different types of cancer have you had? CNCRDIFF
111 CNCRAGE 1 111 At what age were you told that you had cancer? CNCRAGE
112 CNCRTYPE 1 112 What type of cancer was it? CNCRTYPE
113 CPDEMO1 1 113 Do you have a cell phone for personal use? Please include cell phones used for both business and person use. CP1DEMO
114 CPDEMO2 1 114 Do you share a cell phone for personal use (at least one-third of the time) with other adults? CP2DEMO
115 CPDEMO3 1 115 Do you usually share this cell phone (at least one-third of the time) with any other adults? CP3DEMO
116 CPDEMO4 1 116 Thinking about all the phone calls that you receive on your landline or cell phone, what percent, between 0 and 100 are received on your cell phone? CP4DEMO
117 PDIABTST 1 117 Have you had a test for high blood sugar or diabetes within the past three years? PDIABTST
118 PREDIAB1 1 118 Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have pre-diabetes or borderline diabetes? PRE1DIAB
119 DIABAGE2 1 119 How old were you when you were told you have diabetes? DIAB2AGE
120 INSULIN 1 120 Are you now taking insulin? INSULIN
121 BLDSUGAR 1 121 About how often do you check your blood for glucose or sugar? Include times when checked by a family member or friend, but do not include times when checked by a health professional. BLDSUGAR
122 FEETCHK2 1 122 About how often do you check your feet for any sores or irritations? Include times when checked by a family member or friend, but do not include times when checked by a health professional. FEET2CHK
123 DOCTDIAB 1 123 About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse or other health professional for your diabetes? DOCTDIAB
124 CHKHEMO3 1 124 A test for 'A one C' measures the average level of blood sugar over the past three months. About how many times in the past 12 months has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional checked you for 'A one C'? CHK3HEMO
125 FEETCHK 1 125 About how many times in the past 12 months has a health professional checked our feet for any sore or irritations? FEETCHK
126 EYEEXAM 1 126 When was the last time you had an eye exam in which the pupils were dilated? This would have made you temporarily sensitive to bright light. EYEEXAM
127 DIABEYE 1 127 Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your eyes or that you had retinopathy? DIABEYE
128 DIABEDU 1 128 Have you ever taken a course or class in how to manage your diabetes yourself? DIABEDU
129 SLEPTIME 1 129 On average, how many hours of sleep do you get in a 24 hour period? Think about the time you actually spend sleeping or napping, not just the amount of sleep you think you should get. SLEPTIME
130 SLEPSNOR 1 130 Do you snore? YESNO
131 SLEPDAY 1 131 During the past 30 days, for about how many days did you find yourself unintentionally falling asleep during the day? SLEPDAY
132 SLEPDRIV 1 132 During the past 30 days, have you ever nodded off or fallen asleep, even just for a brief moment, while driving? SLEPDRIV
133 BPEATHBT 1 133 Are you now doing any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure? Are you changing your eating habits to help lower or control your high blood pressure? BPEATHBT
134 BPSALT 1 134 Are you now doing any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure? Are you cutting down on salt to help lower or control your high blood pressure? BPSALT
135 BPALCHOL 1 135 Are you now doing any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure? Are you reducing alcohol use to help lower or control your high blood pressure? BPALCHOL
136 BPEXER 1 136 Are you now doing any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure? Are you exercising to help lower or control your high blood pressure? BPEXER
137 BPEATADV 1 137 Has a doctor or other health professional ever advised you to do any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure? (Ever advised you to) change your eating habits (to help lower or control your high blood pressure)? BPEATADV
138 BPSLTADV 1 138 Has a doctor or other health professional ever advised you to do any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure? (Ever advised you to) cut down on salt (to help lower or control your high blood pressure)? BPSLTADV
139 BPALCADV 1 139 Has a doctor or other health professional ever advised you to do any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure? (Ever advised you to) reduce alcohol use (to help lower or control your high blood pressure)? BPALCADV
140 BPEXRADV 1 140 Has a doctor or other health professional ever advised you to do any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure? (Ever advised you to) exercise (to help lower or control your high blood pressure)? BPEXRADV
141 BPMEDADV 1 141 Has a doctor or other health professional ever advised you to do any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure? (Ever advised you to) take medication (to help lower or control your high blood pressure)? BPMEDADV
142 BPHI2MR 1 142 Were you told on two or more different visits to a doctor or other health professional that you had high blood pressure? BPHI2MR
143 HASYMP1 1 143 Now I would like to ask you about your knowledge of the signs and symptoms of a heart attack and stroke. Which of the following do you think is a symptom of a heart attack? For each, tell me 'yes', 'no', or you're 'not sure': (Do you think) pain or d HA1SYMP
144 HASYMP2 1 144 (Do you think) feeling weak, lightheaded, or faint (are symptoms of a heart attack)? HA2SYMP
145 HASYMP3 1 145 (Do you think) chest pain or discomfort (are symptoms of a heart attack)? HA3SYMP
146 HASYMP4 1 146 (Do you think) sudden trouble seeing in one or both eyes (is a symptom of a heart attack)? HA4SYMP
147 HASYMP5 1 147 (Do you think) pain or discomfort in the arms or shoulder (are symptoms of a heart attack)? HA5SYMP
148 HASYMP6 1 148 (Do you think) shortness of breath (is a symptom of a heart attack)? HA6SYMP
149 STRSYMP1 1 149 Which of the following do you think is a symptom of a stroke? For each, tell me 'yes', 'no', or you're 'not sure'? (Do you think) sudden confusion or trouble speaking (are symptoms of a stroke?) STR1SYMP
150 STRSYMP2 1 150 (Do you think) sudden numbness or weakness of a face, arm, or leg, especially on one side (are symptoms of a stroke?) STR2SYMP
151 STRSYMP3 1 151 (Do you think) sudden trouble seeing in one or both eyes (is a symptom of a stroke?) STR3SYMP
152 STRSYMP4 1 152 (Do you think) sudden chest pain or discomfort (are symptoms of a stroke?) STR4SYMP
153 STRSYMP5 1 153 (Do you think) sudden trouble walking, dizziness, or loss of balance (are symptoms of a stroke?) STR5SYMP
154 STRSYMP6 1 154 (Do you think) severe headache with no known cause (is a symptom of a stroke?) STR6SYMP
155 FIRSTAID 1 155 If you thought someone was having a heart attack or a stroke, what is the first thing you would do? FIRSTAID
156 RCSBIRTH 2 156 What is the birth month and year of the 'Xth' child? $DSU
157 RCSGENDR 1 157 Is the child a boy or a girl? RCSGENDR
158 RCHISLAT 1 158 Is the child Hispanic or Latino? DSU
159 RCSRACE 2 159 Which one or more of the following would you say is the race of the child? $DSU
160 RCSBRACE 1 160 Which one of these groups would you say best represents the child's race? DSU
161 RCSRLTN2 1 161 How are you related to the child? RCS2RLTN
162 CASTHDX2 1 162 Has a doctor, nurse or other health professional ever said that the child has asthma? CASTH2DX
163 CASTHNO2 1 163 Does the child still have asthma? CASTH2NO
164 QSTVER 1 164 Questionnaire Version Identifier QSTVERF
165 _STSTR 1 165 Sample Design Stratification Variable  
166 _STRWT 1 166 Stratum Weight  
167 _RAW 1 167 Raw Weighting Factor  
168 _WT2 1 168 Design Weight  
169 _POSTSTR 1 169 Post-Stratification Weight  
170 _FINALWT 1 170 Final Weight  
171 _RAWQ1 1 171 Raw Weighting Factor Questionnaire Version 1  
172 _WT2Q1 1 172 Design Weight Questionnaire Version 1  
173 _POSTQ1 1 173 Post-Stratification Weight Questionnaire Version 1  
174 _FINALQ1 1 174 Final Weight Questionnaire Version 1: Post-Stratification Weight Multiplied By _Wt2  
175 _RAWQ2 1 175 Raw Weighting Factor Questionnaire Version 2  
176 _wt2q2 1 176 Design Weight Questionnaire Version 2  
177 _POSTQ2 1 177 Post-Stratification Weight Questionnaire Version 2  
178 _FINALQ2 1 178 Final Weight Questionnaire Version 2  
179 _REGION 1 179 Region  
180 _AGEG_ 1 180 Age Group Codes Used in Post-Stratification. _AGEGFMT
181 _SEXG_ 1 181 Gender Group Codes Used in Post-Stratification. _SEXG_
182 _RACEG3_ 1 182 Race Group Codes Used in Post-Stratification. _RACEG3_
183 _IMPAGE 1 183 Age Value Used to Determine Age Groups _IMPAGE
184 _IMPNPH 1 184 Imputed Number of Phones _IMPNPH
185 _MSACODE 1 185 Metropolitan Statistical Area Code  
186 MSCODE 1 186 Metropolitan Status Code MSCODE
187 _CRACE 1 187 Child Non-Hispanic Race Including Multiracial _CRACE
188 _CSEXG_ 1 188 Child Gender Group Codes Used in Post-Stratification. _CSEXG_
189 _CRACEG_ 1 189 Child Race Group Codes Used in Post-Stratification. _CRACEG_
190 _CAGEG_ 1 190 Child Age Group Codes Used in Post-Stratification. _CAGEG_
191 _RAWCH1 1 191 Raw Child Weighting Factor Questionnaire Version 1  
192 _WT2CH1 1 192 Child Design Weight Questionnaire Version 1  
193 _POSTCH1 1 193 Post-Stratification Child Weight Questionnaire Version 1  
194 _childq1 1 194 Final Weight Questionnaire Version 1: Post-Stratification Weight Multiplied By _Wt2ch1  
195 _RAWCH2 1 195 Raw Child Weighting Factor Questionnaire Version 2  
196 _WT2CH2 1 196 Child Design Weight Questionnaire Version 2  
197 _POSTCH2 1 197 Post-Stratification Child Weight Questionnaire Version 2  
198 _childq2 1 198 Final Weight Questionnaire Version 2: Post-Stratification Weight Multiplied By _Wt2ch2  
199 _RAWCH 1 199 Raw Child Weighting Factor  
200 _WT2CH 1 200 Child Design Weight  
201 _POSTCH 1 201 Post-Stratification Child Weight  
202 _CHILDWT 1 202 Final Child Weight  
203 _RAWHH 1 203 Raw Household Weighting Factor  
204 _WT2HH 1 204 Household Design Weight  
205 _POSTHH 1 205 Post-Stratification Household Weight  
206 _HOUSEWT 1 206 Final Household Weight  
207 _RFHLTH 1 207 Adults with Good or Better Health _RFHLTH
208 _HCVU65 1 208 Respondents Aged 18-64 With Health Care Coverage _HCV65U
209 _TOTINDA 1 209 Leisure Time Physical Activity Calculated Variable _TOTINDA
210 _rfhype5 1 210 Adults Who Have Been Told They Have High Blood Pressure By A Doctor, Nurse, Or Other Health Professional _5RFHYPE
211 _cholchk 1 211 Cholesterol Check within Past Five Years _CHOLCHK
212 _rfchol 1 212 Adults Who Have Had Their Cholesterol Checked and Have Been Told by a Doctor, Nurse, Or Other Health Professional That It Was High _RFCHOL
213 _LTASTHM 1 213 Adults Who Have Ever Been Told They Have Asthma _LTASTHM
214 _CASTHMA 1 214 Current Asthma Calculated Variable NY
215 _ASTHMST 1 215 Computed Asthma Status _ASTHMST
216 _SMOKER3 1 216 Computed Smoking Status _3SMOKER
217 _RFSMOK3 1 217 Current Smoking Calculated Variable _3RFSMOK
218 _PRACE 1 218 Computed Preferred Race _PRACE
219 _MRACE 1 219 Computed Non-Hispanic Race Including Multiracial _MRACE
220 RACE2 1 220 Computed Race-Ethnicity Grouping RACE2FMT
221 _RACEG2 1 221 Computed Non-Hispanic Whites/All Others Race Categories Race/Ethnic Group Codes Used In Post-Stratification. _2RACEG
222 _RACEGR2 1 222 Computed Five Level Race/Ethnicity Category. _2RACEGR
223 _RACE_G 1 223 Computed Race Groups Used for Internet Prevalence Tables _RACE_G
224 _CNRACE 1 224 Computed Number of Census Race Categories Chosen _CNRACE
225 _CNRACEC 1 225 Computed Number of Census Race Categories Chosen, Collapsed _CNRACEC
226 _AGEG5YR 1 226 Reported Age in Five-Year Age Categories Calculated Variable _AGEG5YR
227 _AGE65YR 1 227 Reported Age in Two Age Groups Calculated Variable _AGE65YR
228 _AGE_G 1 228 Imputed Age in Six Groups _AGE_G
229 HTIN3 1 229 Computed Height in Inches HT3IN
230 HTM3 1 230 Computed Height in Meters HT3M
231 WTKG2 1 231 Computed Weight in Kilograms WT2KG
232 _BMI4 1 232 Computed Body Mass Index _4BMI
233 _BMI4CAT 1 233 Computed Body Mass Index Categories _BMI4CAT
234 _RFBMI4 1 234 Overweight or Obese Calculated Variable _4RFBMI
235 _CHLDCNT 1 235 Computed Number of Children in Household _CHLDCNT
236 _EDUCAG 1 236 Computed Level of Education Completed Categories _EDUCAG
237 _INCOMG 1 237 Computed Income Categories _INCOMG
238 DROCDY2_ 1 238 Computed Drink-Occasions-Per-Day DROCDY2_
239 _RFBING4 1 239 Binge Drinking Calculated Variable _4RFBING
240 _DRNKDY3 1 240 Computed Number of Drinks of Alcohol Beverages per Day _3DRNKDY
241 _DRNKMO3 1 241 Computed Total Number Drinks A Month _3DRNKMO
242 _RFDRHV3 1 242 Heavy Alcohol Consumption Calculated Variable _3RFDRHV
243 _RFDRMN3 1 243 Adult Men Heavy Alcohol Consumption Calculated Variable _3RFDRMN
244 _RFDRWM3 1 244 Adult Women Heavy Alcohol Consumption Calculated Variable _3RFDRWM
245 _FLSHOT3 1 245 Flu Shot Calculated Variable _3FLSHOT
246 _PNEUMO2 1 246 Pneumonia Vaccination Calculated Variable _2PNEUMO
247 _drdxart 1 247 Respondents That Have Had a Doctor Diagnose Them as Having Some Form of Arthritis _DRDXART
248 ftjuday_ 1 248 Computed Fruit Juice Servings per Day  
249 frutday_ 1 249 Computed Fruit Servings per Day  
250 gnslday_ 1 250 Computed Green Salad Servings per Day  
251 potaday_ 1 251 Computed Potato Servings per Day  
252 crtsday_ 1 252 Computed Carrot Servings per Day  
253 vegeday_ 1 253 Computed Vegetable Servings per Day  
254 _frtserv 1 254 Computed Total Number of Servings of Fruits and Vegetables Consumed per Day  
255 _frtindx 1 255 Summary Index for Fruits and Vegetables Calculated Variable _FRTINDX
256 _fv5srv 1 256 Consumed Five or More Servings of Fruits or Vegetables per Day Calculated Variable _FV5SRV
257 _modpamn 1 257 Computed Minutes of Moderate Physical Activity  
258 _vigpamn 1 258 Computed Minutes of Vigorous Physical Activity  
259 modcat_ 1 259 Computed Moderate Physical Activity Categories MODCAT_
260 vigcat_ 1 260 Computed Vigorous Physical Activity Categories VIGCAT_
261 pacat_ 1 261 Computed Overall Physical Activity Categories PACAT_
262 _rfpamod 1 262 Moderate Physical Activity Calculated Variable _RFPAMOD
263 _rfpavig 1 263 Vigorous Physical Activity Calculated Variable _RFPAVIG
264 _rfparec 1 264 Recommended Physical Activity Calculated Variable _RFPAREC
265 _rfnopa 1 265 No Physical Activity or Exercise Calculated Variable _RFNOPA
266 _modmnwk 1 266 Computed Minutes of Moderate Physical Activity per Week  
267 _vigmnwk 1 267 Computed Minutes of Vigorous Physical Activity per Week  
268 _totmnwk 1 268 Computed Minutes of Total Physical Activity per Week  
269 _pa150rc 1 269 150 Minute Physical Activity Calculated Variable _PA150RC
270 _pa300rc 1 270 300 Minute Physical Activity Calculated Variable _PA300RC
271 _AIDTST2 1 271 Ever Been Tested for HIV Calculated Variable _2AIDTST
272 adulttv 1 272 Over the past 30 days, on a typical day how much time altogether did you spend sitting and watching TV or videos or using a computer outside of work? ADULTTVF
273 childtv 1 273 Does the 'xth' child have a television set in his/her bedroom? YESNO
274 childtvt 1 274 Do you limit the amount of time the 'xth' child is allowed to watch TV, videos or DVDs? YESNO
275 foodeat 1 275 In the past few months, how often would you say that you and your household did not have enough food to eat? FOODEATF
276 fruitveg 1 276 When you or someone in your household shops for fresh fruits or vegetables, do you buy them in your community or neighborhood? FRUITVEF
277 novegfru 1 277 What is the main reason you or someone in your household does not buy fresh fruits and vegetables in your community or neighborhood? NOVEGFRF
278 sodadrin 1 278 During the past 7 days, how many times did you drink a can, bottle or glass of regular soda, such as coke, Pepsi, or sprite? Do not include diet soda, seltzer, and club soda. SODADRIF
279 dietsoda 1 279 During the past 7 days, how many times did you drink a can, bottle or glass of diet soda, such as diet coke, diet Pepsi, or diet sprite? Do not include regular soda. DIETSODF
280 sweetbev 1 280 During the past 7 days, how many times did you drink a can, bottle or glass of sweetened beverage, such as Snapple, Gatorade, sunnyd, Hawaiian punch, hi-c, kool-aid, lemonade, or sugar sweetened iced tea? Do not include coffee or hot tea. SWEETBEF
281 chldsoda 1 281 During the past 7 days, how many times did your 'xth' child drink a can, bottle or glass of regular soda such as coke, Pepsi, or sprite? Do not include diet soda, seltzer, and club soda. CHLDSODF
282 chldiets 1 282 During the past 7 days, how many times did your 'xth' child drink a can, bottle or glass of diet soda, such as diet coke, diet Pepsi, or diet sprite? Do not include regular soda CHLDIETF
283 childswe 1 283 During the past 7 days, how many times did your 'xth' child drink a can, bottle or glass of sweetened beverage, such as Snapple, Gatorade, sunnyd, Hawaiian punch, h9-c, kool-aid, lemonade, or sugar sweetened iced tea? Do not include coffee or hot tea. CHILDSWF
284 prsnlcaq 1 284 Because of any impairment or health problem, do you need the help of other persons with your personal care needs, such as eating, bathing, dressing, or getting around the house? YESNO
285 routneeq 1 285 Because of any impairment or health problem, do you need the help of other persons in handling your routine needs, such as everyday household chores, doing necessary business, shopping, or getting around for other purposes? YESNO
286 caprovca 1 286 People may provide regular care or assistance to someone who has a long-term illness or disability. During the past month, did you provide any such care or assistance to a family member or friend? CAPROVCF
287 caresex 1 287 What is the gender of the person you are caring for? CARESEXF
288 carelive 1 288 Does your (care recipient) live in: CARELIVF
289 carelong 1 289 How long have you been providing care for your care recipient? CARELF
290 caretime 1 290 In an average week, how many hours do you spend providing care for your care recipient? CAREF
291 careassi 1 291 Do you need assistance managing challenging behaviors such as wandering, physical needs or supervision? YESNO
292 castress 1 292 How emotionally stressful to you find caring for your care recipient? CASTRESF
293 cafinanc 1 293 How much of a financial burden does caring for your care recipient place on you? CAFINANF
294 carejob 1 294 Has your job been affected by your care giving responsibilities, such as having to take off from work, or reducing work hours? YESNO
295 carereti 1 295 Did you retire or leave work as a result of care giving responsibilities? YESNO
296 stdget 1 296 What do you think are your chances of getting a sexually transmitted disease, such as gonorrhea or genital herpes? STDGETF
297 stdteenm 1 297 In the past twelve months, do you recall having heard or seen either of the following messages in news or media coverage? That one in four teenagers will contract a sexually transmitted disease, or std. YESNO
298 stdadult 1 298 In the past twelve months, do you recall having heard or seen either of the following messages in news or media coverage? That one in two - that's half of adults will contract a STD by age 25. YESNO
299 sexstd 1 299 Having another STD increases your chances of being infected with HIV? SEXSTDF
300 sexhist 1 300 When you go to a doctor's office or clinic for a regular check-up or physical exam, how often does the doctor take a sexual history? By sexual history we mean asking you about sexual partners and sexual practices. SEXHISTF
301 geniherp 1 301 Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse or other health professional that you have genital herpes? YESNO
302 stdinfect 1 302 Some people use condoms to keep from getting infected with STD's, including HIV, through sexual activity. How effective do you think properly used latex or polyurethane condom is for this purpose? STDINFEF
303 sexmany 1 303 During the past 12 months, with how many people have you had sex? By sex we mean oral, vaginal, or anal sex, but not masturbation. SEXMANYF
304 sexcond 1 304 When you have sex with your main partner, how often do the two of you use condoms, would you say? SEXCONDF
305 fcondhrd 1 305 Have you heard about the female condom? YESNO
306 fconseen 1 306 Have you actually seen a female condom? YESNO
307 fconused 1 307 Actually used the female condom? YESNO
308 fconuset 1 308 How often have you used the female condom? FCONUSEF
309 region 1 309 Region: NYC and NYS excluding NYC REGION
310 JOINTPN 1 310 Adults who report level of pain associated with arthritis condition JOINTPN
311 careag 1 311 What age is the person to who you are giving care? CAREAGF
312 carerel 1 312 What is (his/her) relationship to you? For example, is he/she your (mother/daughter or father/son)? CARERELF
313 careprb 1 313 What do you think or what has a doctor said is the major health problem that your (care recipient) has? CAREPRBF
314 chldagg 1 314 Random child selection module, aggregated child age groups CHLDAGG