Variable Description

Name
HLTH72
Label
Would you say that at the present time your state of health was ..
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-9999 No A form 1,612
30.06%
0.00%
1 Excellent 1,974
36.81%
0.00%
2 Good 1,442
26.89%
0.00%
3 Fair 289
5.39%
0.00%
4 Poor 39
0.73%
0.00%
5 Other 4
0.07%
0.00%
9 Unknown 2
0.04%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max
5362 0 -9999 9

Representation

Type
Code List
Selection Style
SelectOne
Codes
Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Source Questions

6 a

46 questions before...

How much does your husband/wife weigh?... stones ... lbs.

Stones
Pounds in stone

Would you say that at the present time your state of health was:

1
Excellent
2
Good
3
Fair
4
Poor
*
Other, namely
Generic text
IF 'EXCELLENT' OR 'GOOD' GO TO Q.7
432 questions after...
View the complete questionnaire

Lineage

  • 1972 Main Questionnaire Dataset - HLTH72
    Would you say that at the present time your state of health was ..
    • Would you say that at the present time your state of health was: