National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health, Public Use Current Pregnancies Data, Wave III

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) [Section 23: Current Pregnancies] Respondent identification number (AID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL18093529201.7228318567
2) Romantic relationship number (RRELNO)
TOTAL%
1) 7843.3
2) 2212.2
3) 3016.7
4) 137.2
5) 147.8
6) 95.0
7) 63.3
8) 21.1
9) 10.6
10) 31.7
12) 10.6
17) 10.6
TOTAL180100.0
3) Relationship pregnancy number (RPREGNO)
TOTAL%
1) 12368.3
2) 4122.8
3) 126.7
4) 31.7
7) 10.6
TOTAL180100.0
4) Have you told [PARTNER] that you are pregnant? (H3PC1)
TOTAL%
0) No [Skip to H3PC3]21.1
1) Yes10457.8
6) Refused10.6
7) Legitimate skip7340.6
TOTAL180100.0
5) How many months pregnant [If the respondent is male:] was [PARTNER] when she told you she was pregnant? [If the respondent is female:] were you when you told him you were pregnant? (H3PC2)
TOTAL%
0) Zero months63.3
1) One month11262.2
2) Two months3418.9
3) Three months126.7
4) Four months21.1
5) Five months21.1
6) Six months10.6
7) Seven months31.7
8) Eight months10.6
9) Nine months21.1
97) Legitimate skip31.7
98) Don't know21.1
TOTAL180100.0
6) What month of pregnancy [IS SHE/ARE YOU] in now? (H3PC3)
TOTAL%
1) Month 1179.4
2) Month 22312.8
3) Month 32212.2
4) Month 4147.8
5) Month 52815.6
6) Month 62212.2
7) Month 72212.2
8) Month 8158.3
9) Month 9137.2
96) Refused10.6
98) Don't know31.7
TOTAL180100.0
7) [HAS SHE/HAVE YOU] seen a doctor or nurse-midwife for prenatal care during this pregnancy? (H3PC4)
TOTAL%
0) No158.3
1) Yes [Skip to H3PC6]16189.4
6) Refused10.6
8) Don't know21.1
9) Not applicable10.6
TOTAL180100.0
8) [DOES SHE/DO YOU] plan to see a doctor or nurse-midwife for prenatal care? (H3PC5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes [Skip to H3PC8]168.9
6) Refused10.6
7) Legitimate skip16189.4
8) Don't know10.6
9) Not applicable10.6
TOTAL180100.0
9) How many prenatal-care visits [HAS SHE/HAVE YOU] had? (H3PC6)
TOTAL%
0) Zero visits10.6
1) 12513.9
2) 21810.0
3) 3179.4
4) 4179.4
5) 5179.4
6) 6137.2
7) 795.0
8) 8105.6
9) 942.2
10) 1084.4
11) 1110.6
12) 1252.8
14) 1431.7
15) 1552.8
16) 1610.6
18) 1821.1
20) 2010.6
97) Legitimate skip1910.6
98) Don't know42.2
TOTAL180100.0
10) [HAVE YOU GONE WITH HER/HAS [PARTNER] GONE WITH YOU] to any prenatal-care visits? (H3PC7)
TOTAL%
0) No4122.8
1) Yes12066.7
7) Legitimate skip1910.6
TOTAL180100.0
11) [If the respondent is male and H3PC4 = 1:] Where does she [If H3PC6 is greater than 1, add: 'usually']... [If the respondent is male and H3PC5 = 1:] Where will she... [If the respondent is female and Q4 = 1:] Where do you [If H3PC6 is greater than 1, add: 'usually']... [If the respondent is female and H3PC5 = 1:] Where will you...go for prenatal care? (H3PC8)
TOTAL%
1) Private doctor's office10658.9
2) Nurse-midwife's office105.6
3) County or city health department42.2
4) Community health center95.0
5) HMO (health maintenance organization)63.3
7) Clinic in a hospital3620.0
8) Emergency room in a hospital21.1
9) Birthing center10.6
10) Another sort of place21.1
96) Refused10.6
97) Legitimate skip31.7
TOTAL180100.0
12) [If the respondent is male and H3PC4 = 1:] How is she paying... [If the respondent is male and H3PC5 = 1:] How will she pay... [If the respondent is female and H3PC4 = 1:] How are you paying... [If the respondent is female and H3PC5 = 1:] How will you pay...for prenatal care? Mark all the kinds of payments that apply. Your or [PARTNER]'s income or savings. (H3PC9A)
TOTAL%
0) Not marked14178.3
1) Marked3519.4
7) Legitimate skip31.7
8) Don't know10.6
TOTAL180100.0
13) [If the respondent is male and H3PC4 = 1:] How is she paying... [If the respondent is male and H3PC5 = 1:] How will she pay... [If the respondent is female and H3PC4 = 1:] How are you paying... [If the respondent is female and H3PC5 = 1:] How will you pay...for prenatal care? Mark all the kinds of payments that apply. Your or [PARTNER]'s parents or other relatives. (H3PC9B)
TOTAL%
0) Not marked16491.1
1) Marked126.7
7) Legitimate skip31.7
8) Don't know10.6
TOTAL180100.0
14) [If the respondent is male and H3PC4 = 1:] How is she paying... [If the respondent is male and H3PC5 = 1:] How will she pay... [If the respondent is female and H3PC4 = 1:] How are you paying... [If the respondent is female and H3PC5 = 1:] How will you pay...for prenatal care? Mark all the kinds of payments that apply. Private insurance. (H3PC9C)
TOTAL%
0) Not marked10658.9
1) Marked7038.9
7) Legitimate skip31.7
8) Don't know10.6
TOTAL180100.0
15) [If the respondent is male and H3PC4 = 1:] How is she paying... [If the respondent is male and H3PC5 = 1:] How will she pay... [If the respondent is female and H3PC4 = 1:] How are you paying... [If the respondent is female and H3PC5 = 1:] How will you pay...for prenatal care? Mark all the kinds of payments that apply. Medicaid. (H3PC9D)
TOTAL%
0) Not marked10357.2
1) Marked7340.6
7) Legitimate skip31.7
8) Don't know10.6
TOTAL180100.0
16) [If the respondent is male and H3PC4 = 1:] How is she paying... [If the respondent is male and H3PC5 = 1:] How will she pay... [If the respondent is female and H3PC4 = 1:] How are you paying... [If the respondent is female and H3PC5 = 1:] How will you pay...for prenatal care? Mark all the kinds of payments that apply. Government assistance other than Medicaid (state or local). (H3PC9E)
TOTAL%
0) Not marked15988.3
1) Marked179.4
7) Legitimate skip31.7
8) Don't know10.6
TOTAL180100.0
17) [If the respondent is male and H3PC4 = 1:] How is she paying... [If the respondent is male and H3PC5 = 1:] How will she pay... [If the respondent is female and H3PC4 = 1:] How are you paying... [If the respondent is female and H3PC5 = 1:] How will you pay...for prenatal care? Mark all the kinds of payments that apply. Some other source of money. (H3PC9F)
TOTAL%
0) Not marked17295.6
1) Marked42.2
7) Legitimate skip31.7
8) Don't know10.6
TOTAL180100.0
18) How will [PARTNER/YOU] pay for [HER/YOUR] delivery and hospital stay? Mark all the kinds of payments that apply. Your or [PARTNER]'s income or savings. (H3PC10A)
TOTAL%
0) Not marked14178.3
1) Marked3620.0
6) Refused10.6
8) Don't know21.1
TOTAL180100.0
19) How will [PARTNER/YOU] pay for [HER/YOUR] delivery and hospital stay? Mark all the kinds of payments that apply. Your or [PARTNER]'s parents or other relatives. (H3PC10B)
TOTAL%
0) Not marked16591.7
1) Marked126.7
6) Refused10.6
8) Don't know21.1
TOTAL180100.0
20) How will [PARTNER/YOU] pay for [HER/YOUR] delivery and hospital stay? Mark all the kinds of payments that apply. Private insurance. (H3PC10C)
TOTAL%
0) Not marked10759.4
1) Marked7038.9
6) Refused10.6
8) Don't know21.1
TOTAL180100.0
21) How will [PARTNER/YOU] pay for [HER/YOUR] delivery and hospital stay? Mark all the kinds of payments that apply. Medicaid. (H3PC10D)
TOTAL%
0) Not marked10457.8
1) Marked7340.6
6) Refused10.6
8) Don't know21.1
TOTAL180100.0
22) How will [PARTNER/YOU] pay for [HER/YOUR] delivery and hospital stay? Mark all the kinds of payments that apply. Government assistance other than Medicaid (state or local). (H3PC10E)
TOTAL%
0) Not marked16290.0
1) Marked168.9
8) Don't know21.1
TOTAL180100.0
23) How will [PARTNER/YOU] pay for [HER/YOUR] delivery and hospital stay? Mark all the kinds of payments that apply. Some other source of money. (H3PC10F)
TOTAL%
0) Not marked17094.4
1) Marked73.9
6) Refused10.6
8) Don't know21.1
TOTAL180100.0
24) During this pregnancy, how often [HAS SHE/HAVE YOU] been drinking alcoholic beverages? (H3PC11)
TOTAL%
0) Never16792.8
1) Less than once a month73.9
2) Several times a month21.1
6) Refused10.6
8) Don't know21.1
9) Not applicable10.6
TOTAL180100.0
25) How often [HAS SHE/HAVE YOU] been using drugs such as marijuana, crack cocaine, or heroin? (H3PC12)
TOTAL%
0) Never16792.8
1) Less than once a month42.2
2) Several times a month21.1
3) Several times a week10.6
4) Nearly every day21.1
6) Refused10.6
8) Don't know21.1
9) Not applicable10.6
TOTAL180100.0
26) How many cigarettes [HAS SHE/HAVE YOU] been smoking? (H3PC13)
TOTAL%
0) None14781.7
1) Less than one pack a day2614.4
2) One pack a day or more, but less than two packs a day31.7
6) Refused10.6
8) Don't know21.1
9) Not applicable10.6
TOTAL180100.0
27) Are you and [PARTNER] married? (H3PC14)
TOTAL%
0) No9854.4
1) Yes8044.4
6) Refused10.6
9) Not applicable10.6
TOTAL180100.0
28) Are you and [SHE/HE] living together in the same household? (H3PC15)
TOTAL%
0) No5228.9
1) Yes12670.0
6) Refused10.6
9) Not applicable10.6
TOTAL180100.0
29) [If H3PC14 = 0 and H3PC15 = 0] Which of the following statements best describes your relationship with [HER/HIM] at present? (H3PC16)
TOTAL%
1) We never see or talk to each other.52.8
2) We hardly ever see or talk to each other.63.3
3) We are just friends.95.0
4) We are involved in an on-again, off-again relationship.52.8
5) We are romantically involved on a steady basis.2513.9
97) Legitimate skip12971.7
98) Don't know10.6
TOTAL180100.0
30) How old was [PARTNER] when [SHE/YOU] got pregnant? (H3PC17)
TOTAL%
17) 1784.4
18) 1884.4
19) 19158.3
20) 201810.0
21) 21158.3
22) 222815.6
23) 232011.1
24) 241910.6
25) 25137.2
26) 2684.4
27) 2773.9
28) 2852.8
29) 2931.7
30) 3042.2
31) 3131.7
32) 3221.1
33) 3310.6
35) 3510.6
96) Refused10.6
98) Don't know10.6
TOTAL180100.0
31) How far has [SHE/HE] gone in school? (H3PC18)
TOTAL%
1) Eighth grade or less10.6
2) More than eighth grade but not a high school graduate3217.8
3) Has gone to a business, trade, or vocational school instead of high school21.1
4) High school graduate6033.3
5) Has completed a GED147.8
6) Has gone to a business, trade, or vocational school after high school105.6
7) Attending college73.9
8) Has gone to college, but has not graduated2715.0
9) College or university graduate179.4
10) Attending graduate school42.2
11) Receiving professional training beyond a four-year college or university21.1
96) Refused10.6
98) Don't know10.6
99) Not applicable21.1
TOTAL180100.0
32) Before [SHE/YOU] became pregnant, were you or [PARTNER] using any kind of birth control when you had sex with each other? (H3PC19)
TOTAL%
0) No [Skip to H3PC22]10457.8
1) Yes7340.6
6) Refused21.1
9) Not applicable10.6
TOTAL180100.0
33) What methods of birth control were you or [SHE/HE] using? You may report as many as three methods. First response. (H3PC20A)
TOTAL%
1) Condoms (rubbers)3921.8
2) Withdrawal63.4
4) Natural family planning or safe period by temperature (basal body temperature) or cervical mucus test10.6
5) Birth control pills (the pill)2413.4
14) The injectable or Depo Provera10.6
97) Legitimate skip10759.8
99) Not applicable10.6
Missing1 
TOTAL179100.0
34) What methods of birth control were you or [SHE/HE] using? You may report as many as three methods. Second response. (H3PC20B)
TOTAL%
1) Condoms (rubbers)2614.5
2) Withdrawal52.8
3) Rhythm (safe time) or safe period by the calendar10.6
4) Natural family planning or safe period by temperature (basal body temperature) or cervical mucus test10.6
5) Birth control pills (the pill)168.9
7) Spermicidal foam, jelly, cream, suppositories10.6
8) Diaphragm, with or without jelly or cream10.6
12) The implant of Norplant10.6
14) The injectable or Depo Provera10.6
16) Female sterilization or tubal ligation10.6
21) No other method168.9
96) Refused10.6
97) Legitimate skip10759.8
98) Don't know10.6
Missing1 
TOTAL179100.0
35) What methods of birth control were you or [SHE/HE] using? You may report as many as three methods. Third response. (H3PC20C)
TOTAL%
1) Condoms (rubbers)2111.7
2) Withdrawal31.7
3) Rhythm (safe time) or safe period by the calendar31.7
4) Natural family planning or safe period by temperature (basal body temperature) or cervical mucus test10.6
5) Birth control pills (the pill)126.7
15) Vaginal contraceptive film or insert10.6
21) No other method137.3
96) Refused21.1
97) Legitimate skip12368.7
Missing1 
TOTAL179100.0
36) In the month before [SHE/YOU] got pregnant, did you or [PARTNER] use [THIS METHOD/ AT LEAST ONE OF THESE METHODS] of birth control every time you and [SHE/HE] had sexual intercourse with each other? (H3PC21)
TOTAL%
0) No3016.8
1) Yes4223.5
7) Legitimate skip10759.8
Missing1 
TOTAL179100.0
37) Please think back to the time just before [PARTNER/YOU] became pregnant. Did you want to have a child then? (H3PC22)
TOTAL%
0) No7039.1
1) Yes [Skip to H3PC24]10659.2
6) Refused10.6
8) Don't know10.6
9) Not applicable10.6
Missing1 
TOTAL179100.0
38) Did you want to have a child sometime later? (H3PC23)
TOTAL%
0) No1810.1
1) Yes [Return to H3PC1 for the next pregnancy]5229.1
6) Refused10.6
7) Legitimate skip10659.2
8) Don't know10.6
9) Not applicable10.6
Missing1 
TOTAL179100.0
39) Did you want [PARTNER] to be your child's [MOTHER/ FATHER]? (H3PC24)
TOTAL%
0) No52.8
1) Yes15083.8
7) Legitimate skip2111.7
8) Don't know31.7
Missing1 
TOTAL179100.0