Nebraska Annual Social Indicators Survey, 1989

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Respondent ID (RESPID1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL18691935540
2) First, I would like to know who lives there, excluding temporary visitors and a little about each person. Let's start with you. Could I have your first name? (OPN2)
TOTAL%
1) Gave first name1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
3) Record respondent's sex (SEX1)
TOTAL%
1) Male74539.9
2) Female112460.1
TOTAL1869100.0
4) How are you related to the principal income earner in your household? (RELATN1)
TOTAL%
1) Principal Income Earner (P.I.E.)117562.9
2) Spouse of P.I.E.57430.7
3) Child of P.I.E.623.3
4) Relative of P.I.E.50.3
5) Other532.8
TOTAL1869100.0
5) Are you married, never married, divorced, widowed or separated? (MARITL1)
TOTAL%
1) Married113860.9
2) Never married30716.4
3) Divorced1699.0
4) Widowed21611.6
5) Separated201.1
6) Married, living apart160.9
7) Don't know10.1
8) Refused20.1
TOTAL1869100.0
6) What was your age on your last birthday? (AGE1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL186946.38619
7) How many years of schooling have you completed? (SCHOOL1)
TOTAL%
1) 10.1
3) 20.1
4) 20.1
5) 30.2
6) 30.2
7) 70.4
8) 744.0
9) 331.8
10) 422.2
11) 502.7
12) 72138.6
13) 19710.5
14) 23412.5
15) 975.2
16) 23612.6
17) 563.0
18) 522.8
19) 201.1
20) 291.6
21) 50.3
22) 10.1
23) 20.1
24) 10.1
25) 10.1
TOTAL1869100.0
8) Do you have a high school diploma or GED certificate? (GED1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes73239.2
2) No20611.0
9) Not applicable93149.8
TOTAL1869100.0
9) Do you have a high school diploma or any college degrees? If yes, what is your highest degree? (DEGREE1)
TOTAL%
1) No diploma/degree331.8
2) High school diploma37720.2
3) Associate or junior college (L.P.N.)1357.2
4) Bachelor's (R.N.)29515.8
5) Graduate degree914.9
9) Not applicable93850.2
TOTAL1869100.0
10) (If no more in household, skip to question VAR64) What is the first name of the next person living in the household? (OPN10)
TOTAL%
0) No one else44223.6
1) Gave first name142776.4
TOTAL1869100.0
11) Is this person male or female? (SEX2)
TOTAL%
1) Male77541.5
2) Female65134.8
4) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable44223.6
TOTAL1869100.0
12) How is (he/she) related to the principal income earner in your household? (RELATN2)
TOTAL%
1) Principal Income Earner (P.I.E.)77641.5
2) Spouse of P.I.E.46725.0
3) Child of P.I.E.1015.4
4) Relative of P.I.E.160.9
5) Other663.5
7) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable44223.6
TOTAL1869100.0
13) What was (his/her) age on (his/her) last birthday? (AGE2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1869269.108407
14) (Is he/she) married, never married, divorced, widowed or separated? (MARITL2)
TOTAL%
1) Married118363.3
2) Never married1286.8
3) Divorced382.0
4) Widowed120.6
5) Separated20.1
6) Married, living apart20.1
8) Refused20.1
9) Not applicable50226.9
TOTAL1869100.0
15) If respondent is married: Record if this is the respondent's spouse (SPOUSE2)
TOTAL%
1) Respondent's spouse113360.6
2) Other502.7
9) Not applicable68636.7
TOTAL1869100.0
16) How many years of schooling has (he/she) completed? (SCHOOL2)
TOTAL%
0) 010.1
1) 110.1
4) 410.1
5) 510.1
6) 610.1
7) 730.2
8) 8482.6
9) 9140.7
10) 10442.4
11) 11372.0
12) 1252428.0
13) 131246.6
14) 141779.5
15) 15542.9
16) 1619410.4
17) 17281.5
18) 18452.4
19) 19231.2
20) 20181.0
21) 2140.2
22) 2240.2
29) Don't know170.9
30) Refused40.2
99) Not applicable50226.9
TOTAL1869100.0
17) If years of schooling in question school2 is 12 or less: Does (he/she) have a high school diploma or GED certificate? (GED2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes52328.0
2) No1498.0
3) Don't know30.2
9) Not applicable119463.9
TOTAL1869100.0
18) Does (he/she) have a high school diploma or any college degrees? If yes, what is (his/her) highest degree? (DEGREE2)
TOTAL%
1) No diploma/degree191.0
2) High school diploma24713.2
3) Associate or junior college (L.P.N.)1005.4
4) Bachelor's (R.N.)22011.8
5) Graduate degree914.9
6) Don't know120.6
7) Refused30.2
9) Not applicable117763.0
TOTAL1869100.0
19) (If no more in household, skip to question VAR64) what is the first name of the next person living in the household? (OPN19)
TOTAL%
0) No one else106857.1
1) Gave first name80142.9
TOTAL1869100.0
20) Is this person male or female? (SEX3)
TOTAL%
1) Male41822.4
2) Female37920.3
4) Refused40.2
9) Not applicable106857.1
TOTAL1869100.0
21) How is (he/she) related to the principal income earner in your household? (RELATN3)
TOTAL%
1) Principal Income Earner (P.I.E)392.1
2) Spouse of P.I.E.170.9
3) Child of P.I.E.70237.6
4) Relative of P.I.E.211.1
5) Other221.2
9) Not applicable106857.1
TOTAL1869100.0
22) What was (his/her) age on (his/her) last birthday? (AGE3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1869577.358487
23) (Is he/she) married, never married, divorced, widowed or separated? (MARITL3)
TOTAL%
1) Married542.9
2) Never married22111.8
3) Divorced90.5
4) Widowed20.1
5) Separated20.1
6) Married, living apart10.1
8) Refused30.2
9) Not applicable157784.4
TOTAL1869100.0
24) If respondent is married: Record if this is the respondent's spouse (SPOUSE3)
TOTAL%
1) Respondent's spouse40.2
2) Other502.7
9) Not applicable181597.1
TOTAL1869100.0
25) How many years of schooling has (he/she) completed? (SCHOOL3)
TOTAL%
0) 020.1
8) 830.2
9) 9110.6
10) 10412.2
11) 11643.4
12) 12824.4
13) 13191.0
14) 14261.4
15) 15110.6
16) 16150.8
17) 1710.1
18) 1810.1
19) 1920.1
20) 2020.1
29) Don't know80.4
30) Refused40.2
99) Not applicable157784.4
TOTAL1869100.0
26) Does (he/she) have a high school diploma or GED certificate? (GED3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes764.1
2) No1276.8
9) Not applicable166689.1
TOTAL1869100.0
27) Does (he/she) have a high school diploma or any college degrees? If yes, what is (his/her) highest degree? (DEGREE3)
TOTAL%
1) No diploma/degree100.5
2) High school diploma452.4
3) Associate or junior college (L.P.N.)50.3
4) Bachelor's (R.N.)160.9
5) Graduate degree50.3
6) Don't know40.2
7) Refused40.2
9) Not applicable178095.2
TOTAL1869100.0
28) (If no more in household, skip to question VAR64) what is the first name of the next person living in the household? (OPN28)
TOTAL%
0) No one else136473.0
1) Gave first name50527.0
TOTAL1869100.0
29) Is this person male or female? (SEX4)
TOTAL%
1) Male25413.6
2) Female24713.2
4) Refused40.2
9) Not applicable136473.0
TOTAL1869100.0
30) How is (he/she) related to the principal income earner in your household? (RELATN4)
TOTAL%
1) Principal Income Earner (P.I.E.)30.2
3) Child of P.I.E.48025.7
4) Relative of P.I.E.150.8
5) Other70.4
9) Not applicable136473.0
TOTAL1869100.0
31) What was (his/her) age on (his/her) last birthday? (AGE4)
TOTAL%
0) 0291.6
1) 1251.3
2) 2321.7
3) 3231.2
4) 4211.1
5) 5351.9
6) 6311.7
7) 7241.3
8) 8231.2
9) 9281.5
10) 10301.6
11) 11271.4
12) 12331.8
13) 13221.2
14) 14191.0
15) 15321.7
16) 16191.0
17) 17150.8
18) 1890.5
19) 1940.2
20) 2030.2
21) 2130.2
22) 2220.1
23) 2310.1
24) 2430.2
25) 2520.1
26) 2610.1
37) 3710.1
42) 4210.1
64) 6410.1
91) 9110.1
98) Don't know10.1
99) Refused40.2
999) Not applicable136473.0
TOTAL1869100.0
32) (Is he/she) married, never married, divorced, widowed or separated? (MARITL4)
TOTAL%
1) Married60.3
2) Never married613.3
4) Widowed10.1
8) Refused30.2
9) Not applicable179896.2
TOTAL1869100.0
33) If respondent is married: Record if this is the respondent's spouse (SPOUSE4)
TOTAL%
2) Other60.3
9) Not applicable186399.7
TOTAL1869100.0
34) How many years of schooling has (he/she) completed? (SCHOOL4)
TOTAL%
9) 920.1
10) 10191.0
11) 11181.0
12) 12160.9
13) 1360.3
14) 1420.1
15) 1510.1
16) 1620.1
29) Don't know10.1
30) Refused40.2
99) Not applicable179896.2
TOTAL1869100.0
35) Does (he/she) have a high school diploma or GED certificate? (GED4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes170.9
2) No382.0
9) Not applicable181497.1
TOTAL1869100.0
36) Does (he/she) have a high school diploma or any college degrees? If yes, what is (his/her) highest degree? (DEGREE4)
TOTAL%
2) High school diploma80.4
3) Associate or junior college (L.P.N.)10.1
4) Bachelor's (R.N.)20.1
6) Don't know10.1
7) Refused40.2
9) Not applicable185399.1
TOTAL1869100.0
37) (If no more in household, skip to question VAR64) What is the first name of the next person living in the household? (OPN37)
TOTAL%
0) No one else165688.6
1) Gave first name21311.4
TOTAL1869100.0
38) Is this person male or female? (SEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Male1146.1
2) Female975.2
4) Refused20.1
9) Not applicable165688.6
TOTAL1869100.0
39) How is (he/she) related to the principal income earner in your household? (RELATN5)
TOTAL%
2) Spouse of P.I.E.10.1
3) Child of P.I.E.20110.8
4) Relative of P.I.E.100.5
5) Other10.1
9) Not applicable165688.6
TOTAL1869100.0
40) What was (his/her) age on (his/her) last birthday? (AGE5)
TOTAL%
0) 0140.7
1) 1181.0
2) 2160.9
3) 3120.6
4) 4160.9
5) 5160.9
6) 6120.6
7) 7140.7
8) 8110.6
9) 9160.9
10) 10140.7
11) 11100.5
12) 1280.4
13) 1390.5
14) 1470.4
15) 1560.3
16) 1630.2
18) 1810.1
20) 2010.1
23) 2320.1
24) 2420.1
25) 2510.1
55) 5510.1
98) Don't know10.1
99) Refused20.1
999) Not applicable165688.6
TOTAL1869100.0
41) (Is he/she) married, never married, divorced, widowed or separated? (MARITL5)
TOTAL%
1) Married30.2
2) Never married80.4
7) Don't know10.1
8) Refused20.1
9) Not applicable185599.3
TOTAL1869100.0
42) If respondent is married: Record if this is the respondent's spouse (SPOUSE5)
TOTAL%
1) Respondent's spouse10.1
2) Other20.1
9) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
43) How many years of schooling has (he/she) completed? (SCHOOL5)
TOTAL%
9) 920.1
10) 1020.1
11) 1110.1
12) 1240.2
13) 1310.1
14) 1410.1
29) Don't know10.1
30) Refused20.1
99) Not applicable185599.3
TOTAL1869100.0
44) Does (he/she) have a high school diploma or GED certificate? (GED5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes50.3
2) No40.2
9) Not applicable186099.5
TOTAL1869100.0
45) Does (he/she) have a high school diploma or any college degrees? If yes, what is (his/her) highest degree? (DEGREE5)
TOTAL%
2) High school diploma10.1
3) Associate or junior college (L.P.N.)10.1
6) Don't know10.1
7) Refused20.1
9) Not applicable186499.7
TOTAL1869100.0
46) (If no more in household, skip to question VAR64) what is the first name of the next person living in the household? (OPN46)
TOTAL%
0) No one else180396.5
1) Gave first name663.5
TOTAL1869100.0
47) Is this person male or female? (SEX6)
TOTAL%
1) Male321.7
2) Female331.8
4) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable180396.5
TOTAL1869100.0
48) How is (he/she) related to the principal income earner in your household? (RELATN6)
TOTAL%
3) Child of P.I.E.603.2
4) Relative of P.I.E.40.2
5) Other20.1
9) Not applicable180396.5
TOTAL1869100.0
49) What was (his/her) age on (his/her) last birthday? (AGE6)
TOTAL%
0) 050.3
1) 180.4
2) 270.4
3) 360.3
4) 440.2
5) 540.2
6) 630.2
7) 710.1
8) 860.3
9) 940.2
10) 1040.2
11) 1130.2
12) 1210.1
13) 1310.1
14) 1430.2
15) 1530.2
17) 1710.1
22) 2210.1
99) Refused10.1
999) Not applicable180396.5
TOTAL1869100.0
50) (Is he/she) married, never married, divorced, widowed or separated? (MARITL6)
TOTAL%
2) Never married20.1
8) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
51) If respondent is married: Record if this is the respondent's spouse (SPOUSE6)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
52) How many years of schooling has (he/she) completed? (SCHOOL6)
TOTAL%
11) 1110.1
12) 1210.1
30) Refused10.1
99) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
53) Does (he/she) have a high school diploma or GED certificate? (GED6)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10.1
2) No10.1
9) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
54) Does (he/she) have a high school diploma or any college degrees? If yes, what is (his/her) highest degree? (DEGREE6)
TOTAL%
7) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
55) (If no more in household, skip to question VAR64) what is the first name of the next person living in the household? (OPN55)
TOTAL%
0) No one else184698.8
1) Gave first name231.2
TOTAL1869100.0
56) Is this person male or female? (SEX7)
TOTAL%
1) Male100.5
2) Female130.7
9) Not applicable184698.8
TOTAL1869100.0
57) How is (he/she) related to the principal income earner in your household? (RELATN7)
TOTAL%
3) Child of P.I.E.201.1
4) Relative of P.I.E.10.1
5) Other20.1
9) Not applicable184698.8
TOTAL1869100.0
58) What was (his/her) age on (his/her) last birthday? (AGE7)
TOTAL%
0) 010.1
1) 120.1
2) 230.2
4) 420.1
5) 510.1
6) 640.2
7) 710.1
8) 820.1
9) 920.1
10) 1010.1
11) 1110.1
14) 1410.1
18) 1810.1
80) 8010.1
999) Not applicable184698.8
TOTAL1869100.0
59) (Is he/Is she) married, never married, divorced, widowed, or separated? (MARITL7)
TOTAL%
2) Never married10.1
4) Widowed10.1
9) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
60) If respondent is married: Record if this is the respondent's spouse (SPOUSE7)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
61) How many years of schooling has (he/she) completed? (SCHOOL7)
TOTAL%
11) 1110.1
29) Don't know10.1
99) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
62) Does (he/she) have a high school diploma or GED certificate? (GED7)
TOTAL%
2) No10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
63) Does (he/she) have a high school diploma or any college degrees? If yes, what is (his/her) highest degree? (DEGREE7)
TOTAL%
6) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
64) In what county do you live? (VAR64)
TOTAL%
1) Open response1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
65) Were you born in this county? (VAR65)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question VAR68)59631.9
2) No127368.1
TOTAL1869100.0
66) How many years have you lived here? (VAR66)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1869332.205457
67) Were you born in Nebraska, another state, or a foreign country? (VAR67)
TOTAL%
1) Nebraska66935.8
2) Another state57330.7
3) Foreign country301.6
4) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable59631.9
TOTAL1869100.0
68) Do you live on a farm, in open country but not on a farm, or in a town or city? (VAR68)
TOTAL%
1) Farm (skip to question VAR70)20410.9
2) Open country, but not a farm (skip to question VAR70)1276.8
3) Town or city153882.3
TOTAL1869100.0
69) What community do you live in? (VAR69)
TOTAL%
1) Open response153882.3
9) Not applicable33117.7
TOTAL1869100.0
70) What town or city is closest to where you live? (VAR70)
TOTAL%
1) Open response33117.7
9) Not applicable153882.3
TOTAL1869100.0
71) Are you still living in the same residence as you were two years ago? (VAR71)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question VAR74)139774.7
2) No47225.3
TOTAL1869100.0
72) Two years ago were you living in the same community, the same county, a different county in Nebraska or in another state? (VAR72)
TOTAL%
1) Same community22512.0
2) Same county633.4
3) Different county in Nebraska924.9
4) Another state854.5
5) Another country (foreign country or territory)70.4
9) Not applicable139774.7
TOTAL1869100.0
73) How many times have you moved in the last two years? (By move, we mean take all of one's belongings as if for a permanent move.) (VAR73)
TOTAL%
1) 128515.2
2) 2874.7
3) 3593.2
4) 4201.1
5) 5100.5
6) 630.2
7) 710.1
8) 810.1
11) 1110.1
15) 1510.1
98) Don't know40.2
999) Not applicable139774.7
TOTAL1869100.0
74) How satisfied are you with (COUNTY) as a place to live in? Would you say you are very satisfied, satisfied, dissatisfied, very dissatisfied or neither satisfied or dissatisfied? (VAR74)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied86746.4
2) Satisfied83444.6
3) Dissatisfied1015.4
4) Very dissatisfied191.0
5) Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied462.5
6) Don't know20.1
TOTAL1869100.0
75) Overall, then, would you say that you like or do not like living in your neighborhood? Do you like it very much, like it somewhat, dislike it somewhat, dislike it very much or neither like nor dislike it? (VAR75)
TOTAL%
1) Like very much120764.6
2) Like somewhat53428.6
3) Dislike somewhat673.6
4) Dislike very much291.6
5) Neither like nor dislike281.5
6) Don't know40.2
TOTAL1869100.0
76) All things considered, would you say that your community is safer from crime, about as safe or not as safe as it was two years ago? (VAR76)
TOTAL%
1) Safer from crime975.2
2) About as safe112860.4
3) Not as safe37520.1
4) Did not live in this community two years ago24713.2
5) Don't know221.2
TOTAL1869100.0
77) Overall, how satisfied are you with your current financial situation? Would you say very satisfied, satisfied, dissatisfied, very dissatisfied or neither satisfied nor dissatisfied? (VAR77)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied23212.4
2) Satisfied115561.8
3) Dissatisfied31516.9
4) Very dissatisfied854.5
5) Neither satisfied or dissatisfied794.2
6) Don't know20.1
7) Refused10.1
TOTAL1869100.0
78) What about your financial prospects? Do you feel that you are better off this year than you were two years ago at this time, about the same or worse off? (VAR78)
TOTAL%
1) Better77041.2
2) Same78842.2
3) Worse30716.4
4) Don't know20.1
5) Refused20.1
TOTAL1869100.0
79) How would you say your family income compares to that of American families in general? Would you say it is far below average, below average, average, above average or far above average? (VAR79)
TOTAL%
1) Far below average623.3
2) Below average43023.0
3) Average97552.2
4) Above average33317.8
5) Far above average271.4
6) Don't know392.1
7) Refused30.2
TOTAL1869100.0
80) Do you believe that your chances to do well economically are better, about the same or worse than the chances your parents had when they were your age? (VAR80)
TOTAL%
1) Better135572.5
2) Same27914.9
3) Worse19810.6
4) Don't know372.0
TOTAL1869100.0
81) Taking all things together, how would you say you are these days? Would you say you are very happy, pretty happy or not too happy? (VAR81)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy58431.2
2) Pretty happy117963.1
3) Not too happy1015.4
4) Don't know30.2
5) Refused20.1
TOTAL1869100.0
82) IF RESPONDENT IS MARRIED, ELSE SKIP TO QUESTION VAR83: Taking all things together, how would you describe your marriage? Would you say that your marriage is very happy, pretty happy or not too happy? (VAR82)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy68436.6
2) Pretty happy41122.0
3) Not too happy402.1
4) Don't know10.1
5) Refused20.1
9) Not applicable73139.1
TOTAL1869100.0
83) Last week, were you working full-time, part-time, going to school, keeping house or what? (VAR83)
TOTAL%
1) Working full time (35 hours or more) (skip to question VAR85)94950.8
2) Working part time (1 to 34 hours) (skip to question VAR85)22512.0
3) With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness, vacation, or strike (skip to question VAR85)110.6
4) Unemployed, laid off, looking for work221.2
5) Retired29916.0
6) In school754.0
7) Keeping house28115.0
8) Other70.4
TOTAL1869100.0
84) Were you ever employed for as long as one year? (VAR84)
TOTAL%
1) Yes56830.4
2) No (skip to question VAR87)1166.2
9) Not applicable118563.4
TOTAL1869100.0
85) What kind of work do (did) you normally do? (VAR85)
TOTAL%
1) Open response175393.8
9) Not applicable1166.2
TOTAL1869100.0
86) Are you a self-employed business owner, a farmer, or an employee for someone else? (VAR86)
TOTAL%
0) 020.1
1) Self-employed business owner1417.5
2) Self-employed farmer693.7
3) Work for someone else97152.0
4) Don't know20.1
9) Not applicable68436.6
TOTAL1869100.0
87) (Ask only if respondent is married, else skip to question VAR91) Last week, was your (husband/wife) working full-time, part-time, going to school, keeping house or what? (VAR87)
TOTAL%
1) Working full time (35 hours or more) (skip to question VAR89)71638.3
2) Working part time (1 to 34 hours) (skip to question VAR89)1196.4
3) With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness, vacation, or strike (skip to question VAR89)60.3
4) Unemployed, laid off, looking for work60.3
5) Retired1377.3
6) In school150.8
7) Keeping house1307.0
8) Other80.4
9) Don't know10.1
99) Not applicable73139.1
TOTAL1869100.0
88) Was your (husband/wife) ever employed for as long as one year? (VAR88)
TOTAL%
1) Yes24212.9
2) No (skip to question VAR91)542.9
3) Don't know (skip to question VAR91)10.1
9) Not applicable157284.1
TOTAL1869100.0
89) What kind of work (does/did) your (husband/wife) normally do? (VAR89)
TOTAL%
1) Open response108357.9
9) Not applicable78642.1
TOTAL1869100.0
90) Is your (husband/wife) a self-employed business owner, a farmer or an employee for someone else? (VAR90)
TOTAL%
1) Self-employed business owner1055.6
2) Self-employed farmer663.5
3) Work for someone else67035.8
9) Not applicable102855.0
TOTAL1869100.0
91) Which of the following comes closest to the kind of housing unit you now live in? (VAR91)
TOTAL%
1) Mobile home834.4
2) Detached single family house145778.0
3) Townhouse372.0
4) Apartment28315.1
5) Other90.5
TOTAL1869100.0
92) Do you or some member of your household own your home outright, are you buying it or do you rent? (VAR92)
TOTAL%
1) Own72338.7
2) Buying60732.5
3) Renting50126.8
4) Other361.9
5) Don't know10.1
6) Refused10.1
TOTAL1869100.0
93) I am going to ask some questions about your health and the health of those in your household. Would you say your own health, in general, is excellent, good, fair or poor? (KM93)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent72939.0
2) Good85946.0
3) Fair22612.1
4) Poor552.9
TOTAL1869100.0
94) Have you visited a doctor in the past 12 months? (KM94)
TOTAL%
1) Yes134672.0
2) No (skip to question KM99)52328.0
TOTAL1869100.0
95) How many times have you visited a doctor in the past 12 months? (KM95)
TOTAL%
1) 145224.2
2) 230516.3
3) 31296.9
4) 41286.8
5) 5502.7
6) 6623.3
7) 7181.0
8) 8261.4
9) 970.4
10) 10321.7
11) 1130.2
12) 12573.0
13) 1310.1
14) 1410.1
15) 15201.1
16) 1620.1
17) 1710.1
18) 1850.3
20) 20170.9
24) 2450.3
25) 2560.3
30) 3030.2
40) 4010.1
50) 5010.1
52) 5210.1
60) 6010.1
98) Don't know100.5
99) Refused20.1
999) Not applicable52328.0
TOTAL1869100.0
96) How many of the visits were in his/her office or clinic during the past 12 months? (KM96)
TOTAL%
0) 0271.4
1) 146825.0
2) 229015.5
3) 31387.4
4) 41115.9
5) 5432.3
6) 6653.5
7) 7140.7
8) 8281.5
9) 990.5
10) 10321.7
11) 1150.3
12) 12512.7
14) 1410.1
15) 15170.9
16) 1620.1
17) 1720.1
18) 1830.2
20) 20150.8
23) 2310.1
24) 2450.3
25) 2530.2
30) 3020.1
50) 5010.1
52) 5210.1
55) 5510.1
75) 7510.1
98) Don't know90.5
99) Refused10.1
999) Not applicable52328.0
TOTAL1869100.0
97) Is there a particular doctor that you usually see? (KM97)
TOTAL%
1) Yes113260.6
2) No21311.4
3) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable52328.0
TOTAL1869100.0
98) How many minutes does it take you to get to his/her office from your home? (KM98)
TOTAL%
0) 020.1
1) 1150.8
2) 2261.4
3) 3321.7
4) 490.5
5) 51839.8
6) 690.5
7) 7150.8
8) 890.5
9) 920.1
10) 1025313.5
12) 1290.5
13) 1320.1
14) 1420.1
15) 1521611.6
18) 1830.2
19) 1920.1
20) 201216.5
25) 25321.7
30) 30884.7
35) 3530.2
40) 40170.9
45) 45281.5
50) 5030.2
60) 60261.4
65) 6510.1
75) 7530.2
80) 8010.1
85) 8510.1
90) 9070.4
98) 9840.2
99) 9930.2
150) 15010.1
180) 18020.1
200) 20010.1
300) 30010.1
99999) Not applicable73739.4
TOTAL1869100.0
99) During the past 12 months, have you had any health problems or illness? (KM99)
TOTAL%
1) Yes47825.6
2) No (skip to question KM143)139074.4
4) Refused (skip to question KM143)10.1
TOTAL1869100.0
100) For the health problem that lasted the longest-how long did this health problem or illness last? (note: the next several questions refer to this illness only.) (KM100)
TOTAL%
1) 10 to 12 months20511.0
2) Seven to nine months150.8
3) Four to six months321.7
4) Three months231.2
5) Two months482.6
6) One month (skip to question KM143)422.2
7) Two weeks (skip to question KM143)1035.5
8) Don't know (skip to question KM143)90.5
9) Refused (skip to question KM143)10.1
99) Not applicable139174.4
TOTAL1869100.0
101) Can you describe the problem or illness? (KM101)
TOTAL%
0) None10.1
1) Open response32217.2
9) Not applicable154682.7
TOTAL1869100.0
102) How many days did the problem or illness prevent you from doing what you normally do? (KM102)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL18698286.4013749
103) Do you still have the problem or illness or have you recovered from it? (KM103)
TOTAL%
1) Still a problem/illness24313.0
2) Recovered from it (skip to question KM107)804.3
9) Not applicable154682.7
TOTAL1869100.0
104) Would you say the problem or illness has gotten better, worse or stayed about the same in the past month? (KM104)
TOTAL%
1) Gotten better924.9
2) Gotten worse422.2
3) Stayed about the same1085.8
4) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable162687.0
TOTAL1869100.0
105) Did you visit with a doctor about the problem or illness? (KM105)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM109)24012.8
2) No30.2
9) Not applicable162687.0
TOTAL1869100.0
106) Why don't you visit with a doctor about the problem or illness? Is it because the problem is not serious, there is no doctor close by, you don't have the money, or what? (skip to question KM143 if this question is answered) (KM106)
TOTAL%
1) Not serious10.1
4) Other20.1
9) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
107) Did you see a doctor about the problem or illness? (KM107)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM109)804.3
9) Not applicable178995.7
TOTAL1869100.0
108) Why didn't you see a doctor? (KM108)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
109) Were you hospitalized because of this problem or illness? (KM109)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1226.5
2) No19710.5
4) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable154982.9
TOTAL1869100.0
110) Were you admitted to a hospital for any other reason during the past year? (KM110)
TOTAL%
1) Yes412.2
2) No27814.9
4) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable154982.9
TOTAL1869100.0
111) (If either/both question KM109 and/or question KM110 is/are 'yes', ask question KM111; else skip to question KM143) How many times were you admitted? (KM111)
TOTAL%
1) 1955.1
2) 2241.3
3) 3120.6
4) 450.3
5) 510.1
6) 610.1
10) 1010.1
15) 1510.1
998) Don't know20.1
9999) Not applicable172792.4
TOTAL1869100.0
112) How long were you hospitalized? (First time) (KM112)
TOTAL%
0) 060.3
1) 1291.6
2) 280.4
3) 3130.7
4) 490.5
5) 5120.6
6) 640.2
7) 7160.9
8) 880.4
9) 910.1
10) 10150.8
11) 1120.1
12) 1220.1
14) 1440.2
19) 1910.1
21) 2120.1
23) 2310.1
28) 2810.1
30) 3020.1
35) 3510.1
45) 4510.1
50) 5010.1
998) Don't know30.2
9999) Not applicable172792.4
TOTAL1869100.0
113) What was the name of the hospital? (KM113)
TOTAL%
1) Open response1427.6
9) Not applicable172792.4
TOTAL1869100.0
114) How far did you travel to reach that hospital? (Record in miles.) (KM114)
TOTAL%
1) 1160.9
2) 290.5
3) 340.2
4) 450.3
5) 5130.7
6) 640.2
7) 740.2
8) 860.3
10) 1090.5
12) 1230.2
14) 1410.1
15) 1520.1
16) 1610.1
17) 1710.1
18) 1810.1
20) 2020.1
23) 2310.1
25) 2580.4
27) 2710.1
30) 3010.1
35) 3510.1
40) 4050.3
45) 4550.3
50) 5020.1
55) 5510.1
60) 6050.3
65) 6510.1
75) 7520.1
85) 8510.1
90) 9020.1
120) 12030.2
145) 14510.1
150) 15020.1
220) 22010.1
250) 25020.1
320) 32010.1
375) 37510.1
9997) Less than one mile80.4
9998) Don't know60.3
99999) Not applicable172792.4
TOTAL1869100.0
115) Was any surgery performed during this stay at the hospital? (KM115)
TOTAL%
1) Yes583.1
2) No844.5
9) Not applicable172792.4
TOTAL1869100.0
116) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (1st reason) (KM116)
TOTAL%
1) Physician wanted me to go there764.1
2) It was the hospital closest to my home301.6
3) Preferred that hospital because of size or reputation160.9
4) Other191.0
7) None/no more/no other10.1
9) Not applicable172792.4
TOTAL1869100.0
117) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (2nd reason) (KM117)
TOTAL%
1) Physician wanted me to go there90.5
2) It was the hospital closest to my home130.7
3) Preferred that hospital because of size or reputation211.1
4) Other40.2
7) None/no more/no other945.0
9) Not applicable172892.5
TOTAL1869100.0
118) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (3rd reason) (KM118)
TOTAL%
1) Physician wanted me to go there20.1
2) It was the hospital closest to my home10.1
3) Preferred that hospital because of size or reputation110.6
4) Other20.1
7) None/no more/no other311.7
9) Not applicable182297.5
TOTAL1869100.0
119) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (4th reason) (KM119)
TOTAL%
7) None/no more/no other160.9
9) Not applicable185399.1
TOTAL1869100.0
120) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (4th reason) (KM120)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
121) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? Specify other: (KM121)
TOTAL%
1) Open response251.3
9) Not applicable184498.7
TOTAL1869100.0
122) Was the hospital you used the one closest to your home? (KM122)
TOTAL%
1) Yes733.9
2) No663.5
3) Not sure20.1
4) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable172792.4
TOTAL1869100.0
123) (If question KM111 is '2' or more; else skip to question KM143) how long were you hospitalized? (Second time) (KM123)
TOTAL%
0) 050.3
1) 170.4
2) 230.2
3) 330.2
5) 550.3
6) 630.2
7) 790.5
8) 810.1
9) 910.1
10) 1040.2
12) 1210.1
14) 1420.1
16) 1610.1
21) 2110.1
30) 3010.1
9999) Not applicable182297.5
TOTAL1869100.0
124) What was the name of the hospital? (KM124)
TOTAL%
0) None10.1
1) Open response462.5
9) Not applicable182297.5
TOTAL1869100.0
125) How far did you travel to reach that hospital (in miles)? (KM125)
TOTAL%
0) 030.2
1) 130.2
2) 210.1
3) 310.1
4) 420.1
5) 540.2
7) 720.1
10) 1030.2
14) 1410.1
17) 1710.1
20) 2010.1
25) 2540.2
35) 3510.1
40) 4010.1
45) 4510.1
50) 5010.1
65) 6510.1
75) 7520.1
90) 9010.1
95) 9510.1
150) 15020.1
175) 17510.1
220) 22010.1
250) 25010.1
320) 32010.1
475) 47510.1
600) 60010.1
9997) Less than one mile30.2
9998) Don't know10.1
99999) Not applicable182297.5
TOTAL1869100.0
126) Was any surgery performed during this stay at the hospital? (KM126)
TOTAL%
1) Yes201.1
2) No261.4
3) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable182297.5
TOTAL1869100.0
127) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (1st reason) (KM127)
TOTAL%
1) Physician wanted me to go there301.6
2) It was the hospital closest to my home60.3
3) Preferred that hospital because of size or reputation30.2
4) Other60.3
7) None/no more/no other20.1
9) Not applicable182297.5
TOTAL1869100.0
128) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (2nd reason) (KM128)
TOTAL%
2) It was the hospital closest to my home20.1
3) Preferred that hospital because of size or reputation80.4
4) Other10.1
7) None/no more/no other341.8
9) Not applicable182497.6
TOTAL1869100.0
129) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (3rd reason) (KM129)
TOTAL%
2) It was the hospital closest to my home10.1
3) Preferred that hospital because of size or reputation20.1
4) Other10.1
7) None/no more/no other70.4
9) Not applicable185899.4
TOTAL1869100.0
130) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (4th reason) (KM130)
TOTAL%
2) It was the hospital closest to my home10.1
7) None/no more/no other30.2
9) Not applicable186599.8
TOTAL1869100.0
131) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (5th reason) (KM131)
TOTAL%
7) None/no more/no other10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
132) Was the hospital you used the one closest to your home? (KM132)
TOTAL%
1) Yes170.9
2) No281.5
3) Not sure10.1
5) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable182297.5
TOTAL1869100.0
133) (If question KM111 is '3' or more; else skip to question KM143) how long were you hospitalized? (Third time) (KM133)
TOTAL%
0) 020.1
1) 120.1
2) 220.1
3) 320.1
5) 510.1
6) 630.2
7) 740.2
10) 1010.1
12) 1220.1
14) 1420.1
21) 2110.1
30) 3010.1
9999) Not applicable184698.8
TOTAL1869100.0
134) What was the name of the hospital? (KM134)
TOTAL%
0) None10.1
1) Open response221.2
9) Not applicable184698.8
TOTAL1869100.0
135) How far did you travel to reach that hospital (in miles)? (KM135)
TOTAL%
0) 020.1
1) 130.2
2) 210.1
5) 510.1
10) 1030.2
17) 1710.1
20) 2020.1
35) 3510.1
45) 4510.1
60) 6010.1
90) 9010.1
150) 15010.1
220) 22010.1
320) 32010.1
9997) Less than one mile30.2
99999) Not applicable184698.8
TOTAL1869100.0
136) Was any surgery performed during this stay at the hospital? (KM136)
TOTAL%
1) Yes50.3
2) No181.0
9) Not applicable184698.8
TOTAL1869100.0
137) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (1st reason) (KM137)
TOTAL%
1) Physician wanted me to go there120.6
2) It was the hospital closest to my home30.2
3) Preferred that hospital because of size or reputation10.1
4) Other50.3
7) None/no more/no other20.1
9) Not applicable184698.8
TOTAL1869100.0
138) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (2nd reason) (KM138)
TOTAL%
1) Physician wanted me to go there10.1
2) It was the hospital closest to my home20.1
3) Preferred that hospital because of size or reputation30.2
4) Other10.1
7) None/no more/no other140.7
9) Not applicable184898.9
TOTAL1869100.0
139) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (3rd reason) (KM139)
TOTAL%
3) Preferred that hospital because of size or reputation20.1
7) None/no more/no other50.3
9) Not applicable186299.6
TOTAL1869100.0
140) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (4th reason) (KM140)
TOTAL%
4) Other10.1
7) None/no more/no other10.1
9) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
141) Which of the following reasons explains your choice of hospital? (5th reason) (KM141)
TOTAL%
7) None/no more/no other10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
142) Was the hospital you used the one closest to your home? (KM142)
TOTAL%
1) Yes100.5
2) No120.6
5) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable184698.8
TOTAL1869100.0
143) Have you changed physicians in the past two years? (KM143)
TOTAL%
1) Yes37119.9
2) No (skip to question KM146)149379.9
3) Don't know (skip to question KM146)50.3
TOTAL1869100.0
144) Why? (KM144)
TOTAL%
0) None10.1
1) Open response37019.8
9) Not applicable149880.1
TOTAL1869100.0
145) Are you traveling a greater distance for physician care since you changed? (KM145)
TOTAL%
1) Yes744.0
2) No28415.2
3) Don't know130.7
9) Not applicable149880.1
TOTAL1869100.0
146) If you have a medical condition that needs immediate attention, where do you go for care? (KM146)
TOTAL%
0) None10.1
1) Open response186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
147) Has the place where you would go for immediate attention changed in the past 12 months? (KM147)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1065.7
2) No (skip to question KM149)174593.4
3) Don't know (skip to question KM149)181.0
TOTAL1869100.0
148) Why? (KM148)
TOTAL%
1) Open response1065.7
9) Not applicable176394.3
TOTAL1869100.0
149) (If a one-person household, skip to question KM214) during the past 12 months, has anyone else in your household had a health problem or illness? (KM149)
TOTAL%
1) Yes37420.0
2) No (skip to question KM214)104355.8
3) Don't know (skip to question KM214)90.5
4) Refused (skip to question KM214)10.1
9) Not applicable44223.6
TOTAL1869100.0
150) Who was that? (KM150)
TOTAL%
1) Spouse1839.8
2) Child1558.3
3) Other361.9
9) Not applicable149580.0
TOTAL1869100.0
151) For the health problem that lasted the longest-how long did this health problem or illness last? (note: the next several questions refer to this illness only.) (KM151)
TOTAL%
1) 10 to 12 months1307.0
2) Seven to nine months100.5
3) Four to six months211.1
4) Three months110.6
5) Two months402.1
6) One month (skip to question KM162)331.8
7) Two weeks (skip to question KM162)1216.5
8) Don't know (skip to question KM162)70.4
9) Refused (skip to question KM162)10.1
99) Not applicable149580.0
TOTAL1869100.0
152) Can you describe the problem or illness? (KM152)
TOTAL%
1) Open response21211.3
9) Not applicable165788.7
TOTAL1869100.0
153) How many days did the problem or illness prevent (him/her) from doing what (he/she) normally does? (KM153)
TOTAL%
0) 0623.3
1) 170.4
2) 2120.6
3) 340.2
4) 410.1
5) 580.4
6) 620.1
7) 7100.5
8) 810.1
10) 1040.2
14) 1480.4
15) 1520.1
20) 2020.1
21) 2170.4
24) 2410.1
28) 2820.1
30) 30120.6
35) 3510.1
42) 4250.3
45) 4520.1
60) 60130.7
67) 6710.1
70) 7010.1
90) 9040.2
98) 9830.2
99) 9910.1
135) 13510.1
139) 13910.1
150) 15010.1
180) 18070.4
210) 21010.1
330) 33010.1
365) 365140.7
997) 99730.2
998) Don't know70.4
9999) Not applicable165788.7
TOTAL1869100.0
154) Does (he/she) still have the problem or illness or has (he/she) recovered from it? (KM154)
TOTAL%
1) Still a problem/illness1377.3
2) Recovered from it (skip to question KM158)733.9
3) Don't know (skip to question KM158)20.1
9) Not applicable165788.7
TOTAL1869100.0
155) Would you say the problem or illness has gotten better, worse, or stayed about the same in the past month? (KM155)
TOTAL%
1) Gotten better472.5
2) Gotten worse150.8
3) Stayed about the same744.0
4) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable173292.7
TOTAL1869100.0
156) Has (he/she) visited with a doctor about the problem or illness? (KM156)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM160)1377.3
9) Not applicable173292.7
TOTAL1869100.0
157) Why hasn't (he/she) visited with a doctor? (KM157)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
158) Did (he/she) visit a doctor about the problem or illness? (KM158)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM160)733.9
9) Not applicable179696.1
TOTAL1869100.0
159) Why hasn't (he/she) visited with a doctor? (KM159)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
160) Was (he/she) hospitalized because of this problem or illness? (KM160)
TOTAL%
1) Yes995.3
2) No (skip to question KM162)1136.0
9) Not applicable165788.7
TOTAL1869100.0
161) How many days was (he/she) in the hospital? (KM161)
TOTAL%
1) 1231.2
2) 270.4
3) 370.4
4) 460.3
5) 560.3
6) 630.2
7) 770.4
8) 830.2
9) 920.1
10) 1060.3
11) 1110.1
12) 1210.1
13) 1310.1
14) 1440.2
16) 1610.1
18) 1810.1
20) 2040.2
21) 2130.2
24) 2410.1
27) 2710.1
28) 2810.1
30) 3020.1
35) 3520.1
42) 4210.1
60) 6020.1
90) 9010.1
98) 9810.1
998) Don't know10.1
9999) Not applicable177094.7
TOTAL1869100.0
162) (Skip to question KM214 if only a two-person household) Are there others in your household who, during the past twelve months, had a health problem or illness? (KM162)
TOTAL%
1) Yes552.9
2) No (skip to question KM214)1789.5
3) Don't know (skip to question KM214)20.1
9) Not applicable163487.4
TOTAL1869100.0
163) Who was that? (KM163)
TOTAL%
1) Spouse80.4
2) Child412.2
3) Other60.3
9) Not applicable181497.1
TOTAL1869100.0
164) For the health problem that lasted the longest-how long did this health problem or illness last? (note: the next several questions refer to this illness only.) (KM164)
TOTAL%
1) 10 to 12 months191.0
2) Seven to nine months10.1
3) Four to six months10.1
4) Three months10.1
5) Two months50.3
6) One month (skip to question KM175)20.1
7) Two weeks (skip to question KM175)261.4
99) Not applicable181497.1
TOTAL1869100.0
165) Can you describe the problem or illness? (KM165)
TOTAL%
1) Open response271.4
9) Not applicable184298.6
TOTAL1869100.0
166) How many days did the problem or illness prevent (him/her) from doing what (he/she) normally does? (KM166)
TOTAL%
0) 0110.6
1) 110.1
2) 220.1
3) 310.1
5) 510.1
7) 710.1
10) 1010.1
21) 2110.1
42) 4220.1
50) 5010.1
90) 9010.1
180) 18010.1
365) 36520.1
998) Don't know10.1
9999) Not applicable184298.6
TOTAL1869100.0
167) Does (he/she) still have the problem or illness or has (he/she) recovered from it? (KM167)
TOTAL%
1) Still a problem/illness170.9
2) Recovered from it (skip to question KM171)100.5
9) Not applicable184298.6
TOTAL1869100.0
168) Would you say the problem or illness has gotten better, worse, or stayed about the same in the past month? (KM168)
TOTAL%
1) Gotten better40.2
2) Gotten worse20.1
3) Stayed about the same110.6
9) Not applicable185299.1
TOTAL1869100.0
169) Has (he/she) visited with a doctor about the problem or illness? (KM169)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM173)170.9
9) Not applicable185299.1
TOTAL1869100.0
170) Why hasn't (he/she) visited with a doctor? (KM170)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
171) Did (he/she) visit a doctor about the problem or illness? (KM171)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM173)100.5
9) Not applicable185999.5
TOTAL1869100.0
172) Why hasn't (he/she) visited with a doctor? (KM172)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
173) Was (he/she) hospitalized because of this problem or illness? (KM173)
TOTAL%
1) Yes120.6
2) No (skip to question KM175)150.8
9) Not applicable184298.6
TOTAL1869100.0
174) How many days was (he/she) in the hospital? (KM174)
TOTAL%
1) 120.1
2) 220.1
3) 330.2
4) 410.1
6) 610.1
7) 710.1
14) 1410.1
21) 2110.1
9999) Not applicable185799.4
TOTAL1869100.0
175) (Skip to question KM214 if a three-person household) Are there others in your household who, during the past 12 months, had a health problem or illness? (KM175)
TOTAL%
1) Yes90.5
2) No (skip to question KM214)261.4
9) Not applicable183498.1
TOTAL1869100.0
176) Who was that? (KM176)
TOTAL%
2) Child80.4
3) Other10.1
9) Not applicable186099.5
TOTAL1869100.0
177) For the health problem that lasted the longest-how long did this health problem or illness last? (note: the next several questions refer to this illness only.) (KM177)
TOTAL%
3) Four to six months20.1
5) Two months10.1
7) Two weeks (skip to question KM188)60.3
99) Not applicable186099.5
TOTAL1869100.0
178) Can you describe the problem or illness? (KM178)
TOTAL%
1) Open response30.2
9) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
179) How many days did the problem or illness prevent (him/her) from doing what (he/she) normally does? (KM179)
TOTAL%
2) 210.1
3) 310.1
7) 710.1
9999) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
180) Does (he/she) still have the problem or illness or has (he/she) recovered from it? (KM180)
TOTAL%
1) Still a problem/illness10.1
2) Recovered from it (skip to question KM184)20.1
9) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
181) Would you say the problem or illness has gotten better, worse, or stayed about the same in the past month? (KM181)
TOTAL%
3) Stayed about the same10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
182) Has (he/she) visited with a doctor about the problem or illness? (KM182)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM186)10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
183) Why hasn't (he/she) visited with a doctor? (KM183)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
184) Did (he/she) visit a doctor about the problem or illness? (KM184)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM186)20.1
9) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
185) Why hasn't (he/she) visited with a doctor? (KM185)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
186) Was (he/she) hospitalized because of this problem or illness? (KM186)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10.1
2) No (skip to question KM188)20.1
9) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
187) How many days was (he/she) in the hospital? (KM187)
TOTAL%
1) 110.1
9999) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
188) (SKIP TO QUESTION KM214 IF A FOUR-PERSON HOUSEHOLD) Are there others in your household who, during the past 12 months, had a health problem or illness? (KM188)
TOTAL%
1) Yes30.2
2) No (skip to question KM214)40.2
9) Not applicable186299.6
TOTAL1869100.0
189) Who was that? (KM189)
TOTAL%
2) Child30.2
9) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
190) For the health problem that lasted the longest-how long did this health problem or illness last? (note: the next several questions refer to this illness only.) (KM190)
TOTAL%
6) One month (skip to question KM201)10.1
7) Two weeks (skip to question KM201)20.1
99) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
191) Can you describe the problem or illness? (KM191)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
192) How many days did the problem or illness prevent (him/her) from doing what (he/she) normally does? (KM192)
TOTAL%
9999) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
193) Does (he/she) still have the problem or illness or has (he/she) recovered from it? (KM193)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
194) Would you say the problem or illness has gotten better, worse, or stayed about the same in the past month? (KM194)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
195) Has (he/she) visited with a doctor about the problem or illness? (KM195)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
196) Why hasn't (he/she) visited with a doctor? (KM196)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
197) Did (he/she) visit a doctor about the problem or illness? (KM197)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
198) Why hasn't (he/she) visited with a doctor? (KM198)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
199) Was (he/she) hospitalized because of this problem or illness? (KM199)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
200) How many days was (he/she) in the hospital? (KM200)
TOTAL%
9999) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
201) (SKIP TO QUESTION KM214 IF A FIVE-PERSON HOUSEHOLD) Are there others in your household who, during the past 12 months, had a health problem or illness? (KM201)
TOTAL%
2) No (skip to question KM214)10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
202) Who was that? (KM202)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
203) For the health problem that lasted the longest-how long did this health problem or illness last? (note: the next several questions refer to this illness only.) (KM203)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
204) Can you describe the problem or illness? (KM204)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
205) How many days did the problem or illness prevent (him/her) from doing what (he/she) normally does? (KM205)
TOTAL%
9999) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
206) Does (he/she) still have the problem or illness or has (he/she) recovered from it? (KM206)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
207) Would you say the problem or illness has gotten better, worse, or stayed about the same in the past month? (KM207)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
208) Has (he/she) visited with a doctor about the problem or illness? (KM208)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
209) Why hasn't (he/she) visited with a doctor? (KM209)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
210) Did (he/she) visit a doctor about the problem or illness? (KM210)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
211) Why hasn't (he/she) visited with a doctor? (KM211)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
212) Was (he/she) hospitalized because of this problem or illness? (KM212)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
213) How many days was (he/she) in the hospital? (KM213)
TOTAL%
9999) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
214) Did that change where you would receive hospital care, or were you already using a different hospital? (KM215)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
215) Have you or any member in your household ever been told by a doctor or someone in a hospital or clinic that they suffer from any of the following health problems: anemia, that is a low blood count; chronic high blood pressure; acute hypertension, that is a rapid and sudden increase in blood pressure; diabetes; thyroid problems; otitis media, that is, an ear infection often found in children? (1st problem) (KM217)
TOTAL%
1) Anemia1166.2
2) High blood pressure32917.6
3) Acute hypertension130.7
4) Diabetes744.0
5) Thyroid452.4
6) Otitis media965.1
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)119163.7
8) Don't know (skip to question KM277)30.2
9) Refused (skip to question KM277)20.1
TOTAL1869100.0
216) Have you or any member in your household ever been told by a doctor or someone in a hospital or clinic that they suffer from any of the following health problems: anemia, that is a low blood count; chronic high blood pressure; acute hypertension, that is a rapid and sudden increase in blood pressure; diabetes; thyroid problems; otitis media, that is, an ear infection often found in children? (2nd problem) (KM218)
TOTAL%
1) Anemia50.3
2) High blood pressure321.7
3) Acute hypertension191.0
4) Diabetes281.5
5) Thyroid251.3
6) Otitis media130.7
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)174793.5
TOTAL1869100.0
217) Have you or any member in your household ever been told by a doctor or someone in a hospital or clinic that they suffer from any of the following health problems: anemia, that is a low blood count; chronic high blood pressure; acute hypertension, that is a rapid and sudden increase in blood pressure; diabetes; thyroid problems; otitis media, that is, an ear infection often found in children? (3rd problem) (KM219)
TOTAL%
1) Anemia20.1
3) Acute hypertension50.3
4) Diabetes10.1
5) Thyroid70.4
6) Otitis media10.1
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)185399.1
TOTAL1869100.0
218) Have you or any member in your household ever been told by a doctor or someone in a hospital or clinic that they suffer from any of the following health problems: anemia, that is a low blood count; chronic high blood pressure; acute hypertension, that is a rapid and sudden increase in blood pressure; diabetes; thyroid problems; otitis media, that is, an ear infection often found in children? (4th problem) (KM220)
TOTAL%
4) Diabetes20.1
5) Thyroid10.1
6) Otitis media40.2
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)186299.6
TOTAL1869100.0
219) Have you or any member in your household ever been told by a doctor or someone in a hospital or clinic that they suffer from any of the following health problems: anemia, that is a low blood count; chronic high blood pressure; acute hypertension, that is a rapid and sudden increase in blood pressure; diabetes; thyroid problems; otitis media, that is, an ear infection often found in children? (5th problem) (KM221)
TOTAL%
5) Thyroid10.1
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
220) Have you or any member in your household ever been told by a doctor or someone in a hospital or clinic that they suffer from any of the following health problems: anemia, that is a low blood count; chronic high blood pressure; acute hypertension, that is a rapid and sudden increase in blood pressure; diabetes; thyroid problems; otitis media, that is, an ear infection often found in children? (6th problem) (KM222)
TOTAL%
7) None/no other illness (skip to question KM277)1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
221) Who is that? (KM224)
TOTAL%
1) Respondent43623.3
2) Spouse1156.2
3) Child965.1
4) Other261.4
9) Not applicable119664.0
TOTAL1869100.0
222) Do (you/he/she) take medication for the (illness mentioned)? (KM225)
TOTAL%
1) Yes52828.3
2) No1457.8
9) Not applicable119664.0
TOTAL1869100.0
223) When was (your/his/her) last visit to a doctor about the (illness mentioned)? Month (KM226)
TOTAL%
1) 1160.9
2) 2120.6
3) 3160.9
4) 4261.4
5) 5321.7
6) 6311.7
7) 7341.8
8) 8653.5
9) 91085.8
10) 101447.7
11) 11683.6
12) 1280.4
13) Don't know1126.0
14) Refused10.1
99) Not applicable119664.0
TOTAL1869100.0
224) When was (your/his/her) last visit to a doctor about the (illness mentioned)? Year (KM227)
TOTAL%
1956) 195620.1
1959) 195910.1
1963) 196320.1
1964) 196420.1
1966) 196610.1
1967) 196720.1
1969) 196920.1
1970) 197010.1
1975) 197520.1
1976) 197620.1
1977) 197710.1
1978) 197840.2
1979) 197940.2
1980) 198030.2
1981) 198110.1
1982) 198230.2
1983) 198360.3
1984) 198480.4
1985) 198580.4
1986) 1986160.9
1987) 1987271.4
1988) 1988754.0
1989) 198947125.2
1991) 1991291.6
9999) Not applicable119664.0
TOTAL1869100.0
225) Would you say the problem or illness has gotten better, gotten worse, or stayed about the same since (you/he/she) learned about the problem or illness? (KM228)
TOTAL%
1) Gotten better41322.1
2) Gotten worse130.7
3) Stayed about the same23712.7
4) Don't know90.5
5) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable119664.0
TOTAL1869100.0
226) (SKIP TO QUESTION KM277 IF ONE-PERSON HOUSEHOLD) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid, or otitis media? (1st problem) (KM229)
TOTAL%
1) Anemia60.3
2) High blood pressure422.2
3) Acute hypertension20.1
4) Diabetes100.5
5) Thyroid110.6
6) Otitis media221.2
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)41622.3
99) Not applicable136072.8
TOTAL1869100.0
227) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid, or otitis media? (2nd problem) (KM230)
TOTAL%
1) Anemia10.1
3) Acute hypertension70.4
5) Thyroid10.1
6) Otitis media20.1
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)49826.6
99) Not applicable136072.8
TOTAL1869100.0
228) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid, or otitis media? (3rd problem) (KM231)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)50927.2
99) Not applicable136072.8
TOTAL1869100.0
229) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid, or otitis media? (4th problem) (KM232)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)50927.2
99) Not applicable136072.8
TOTAL1869100.0
230) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid, or otitis media? (5th problem) (KM233)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)50927.2
99) Not applicable136072.8
TOTAL1869100.0
231) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid, or otitis media? (6th problem) (KM234)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)50927.2
99) Not applicable136072.8
TOTAL1869100.0
232) Who is that? (KM236)
TOTAL%
1) Respondent110.6
2) Spouse472.5
3) Child261.4
4) Other90.5
9) Not applicable177695.0
TOTAL1869100.0
233) Do (you/he/she) take medication for the (illness mentioned)? (KM237)
TOTAL%
1) Yes774.1
2) No160.9
9) Not applicable177695.0
TOTAL1869100.0
234) When was (your/his/her) last visit to a doctor about the (illness mentioned)? Month (KM238)
TOTAL%
1) 130.2
3) 320.1
4) 420.1
5) 590.5
6) 650.3
7) 770.4
8) 860.3
9) 9181.0
10) 10211.1
11) 11130.7
12) 1270.4
99) Not applicable177695.0
TOTAL1869100.0
235) When was (your/his/her) last visit to a doctor about the (illness mentioned)? Year (KM239)
TOTAL%
1979) 197910.1
1981) 198120.1
1984) 198420.1
1986) 198630.2
1987) 198720.1
1988) 1988150.8
1989) 1989673.6
1991) Don't know10.1
9999) Not applicable177695.0
TOTAL1869100.0
236) Would you say the problem or illness has gotten better, gotten worse, or stayed about the same since (you/he/she) learned about the problem or illness? (KM240)
TOTAL%
1) Gotten better603.2
2) Gotten worse10.1
3) Stayed about the same321.7
9) Not applicable177695.0
TOTAL1869100.0
237) (SKIP TO QUESTION KM277 IF A TWO-PERSON HOUSEHOLD) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (1st problem) (KM241)
TOTAL%
1) Anemia10.1
6) Otitis media60.3
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)452.4
99) Not applicable181797.2
TOTAL1869100.0
238) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (2nd problem) (KM242)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)522.8
99) Not applicable181797.2
TOTAL1869100.0
239) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (3rd problem) (KM243)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)522.8
99) Not applicable181797.2
TOTAL1869100.0
240) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (4th problem) (KM244)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)522.8
99) Not applicable181797.2
TOTAL1869100.0
241) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid, or otitis media? (5th problem) (KM245)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)522.8
99) Not applicable181797.2
TOTAL1869100.0
242) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (6th problem) (KM246)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)522.8
99) Not applicable181797.2
TOTAL1869100.0
243) Who is that? (KM248)
TOTAL%
3) Child70.4
9) Not applicable186299.6
TOTAL1869100.0
244) Do (you/he/she) take medication for the (illness mentioned)? (KM249)
TOTAL%
1) Yes30.2
2) No40.2
9) Not applicable186299.6
TOTAL1869100.0
245) When was (your/his/her) last visit to a doctor about the (illness mentioned)? Month (KM250)
TOTAL%
3) 310.1
4) 410.1
7) 710.1
8) 810.1
10) 1010.1
11) 1110.1
13) Don't know10.1
99) Not applicable186299.6
TOTAL1869100.0
246) When was (your/his/her) last visit to a doctor about the (illness mentioned)? Year (KM251)
TOTAL%
1980) 198010.1
1987) 198710.1
1989) 198950.3
9999) Not applicable186299.6
TOTAL1869100.0
247) Would you say the problem or illness has gotten better, gotten worse, or stayed about the same since (you/he/she) learned about the problem or illness? (KM252)
TOTAL%
1) Gotten better60.3
3) Stayed about the same10.1
9) Not applicable186299.6
TOTAL1869100.0
248) (SKIP TO QUESTION KM277 IF A THREE-PERSON HOUSEHOLD) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (1st problem) (KM253)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)50.3
99) Not applicable186499.7
TOTAL1869100.0
249) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (2nd problem) (KM254)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)50.3
99) Not applicable186499.7
TOTAL1869100.0
250) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (3rd problem) (KM255)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)50.3
99) Not applicable186499.7
TOTAL1869100.0
251) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (4th problem) (KM256)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)50.3
99) Not applicable186499.7
TOTAL1869100.0
252) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (5th problem) (KM257)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)50.3
99) Not applicable186499.7
TOTAL1869100.0
253) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (6th problem) (KM258)
TOTAL%
7) No illness (skip to question KM277)50.3
99) Not applicable186499.7
TOTAL1869100.0
254) Who was (he/she)? (KM260)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
255) Do (you/he/she) take medication for the (illness mentioned)? (KM261)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
256) When was (your/he/she) last visit to a doctor? Month (KM262)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
257) When was (your/he/she) last visit to a doctor? Year (KM263)
TOTAL%
9999) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
258) Would you say the problem or illness has gotten better, gotten worse or stayed about the same since (you/he/she) learned about the problem or illness? (KM264)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
259) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (KM265)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
260) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (KM266)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
261) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (KM267)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
262) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (KM268)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
263) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (KM269)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
264) Are there others in your household who suffer from anemia, high blood pressure, acute hypertension, diabetes, thyroid or otitis media? (KM270)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
265) Who is that? (KM272)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
266) Do (you/he/she) take medication for the (illness mentioned)? (KM273)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
267) When was (your/his/her) last visit to a doctor about the (illness mentioned)? Month (KM274)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
268) When was (your/his/her) last visit to a doctor about the (illness mentioned)? Year (KM275)
TOTAL%
9999) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
269) Would you say the problem or illness has gotten better, gotten worse, or stayed about the same since (you/he/she) learned about the problem or illness? (KM276)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
270) Is there any female in the household between the ages of 18 and 40? (KM277)
TOTAL%
1) Yes81143.4
2) No (skip to question KM363)105856.6
TOTAL1869100.0
271) Is anyone in your household pregnant now or has anyone been pregnant in the past year? (KM278)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, now532.8
2) Yes, past year774.1
3) No (skip to question km363)68036.4
5) Refused (skip to question km363)10.1
9) Not applicable105856.6
TOTAL1869100.0
272) Who (is/was) that? (KM279)
TOTAL%
1) Respondent733.9
2) Spouse442.4
3) Daughter40.2
4) Other90.5
9) Not applicable173993.0
TOTAL1869100.0
273) (If question KM278 not '1', skip to question KM285) How far along is the pregnancy - one month, two months, three months, or how far along? (KM280)
TOTAL%
1) One month20.1
2) Two months80.4
3) Three months70.4
4) Four months60.3
5) Five months80.4
6) Six months60.3
7) Seven months70.4
8) Eight months60.3
9) Nine months30.2
99) Not applicable181697.2
TOTAL1869100.0
274) How far along was the pregnancy before (you/she) visited with a doctor - one month, two months, three months, or (haven't you/hasn't she) visited a doctor? (KM281)
TOTAL%
1) One month281.5
2) Two months160.9
3) Three months50.3
4) Other20.1
5) Hasn't visited doctor10.1
6) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable181697.2
TOTAL1869100.0
275) (Are you/Is she) currently visiting with a doctor? (KM282)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM295)512.7
9) Not applicable181897.3
TOTAL1869100.0
276) IF QUESTION KM281 IS '5': Why is it that (you haven't/she hasn't) visited with a doctor? Is it because none are close by, (you don't/she doesn't) have the money, or what? (skip to question KM295 if answered this question) (KM283)
TOTAL%
3) Other10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
277) Why (aren't you/isn't she) visiting with a doctor? (KM284)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
278) (Ask only if question KM278 is '2', else skip to question KM285) How far along was the pregnancy before (you/she) visited with a doctor - one month, two months, three months, or didn't (you/she) visit with a doctor? (KM285)
TOTAL%
1) One month (skip to question KM287)372.0
2) Two months (skip to question KM287)291.6
3) Three months (skip to question KM287)70.4
4) Other (skip to question KM287)30.2
6) Don't know (skip to question KM287)10.1
9) Not applicable179295.9
TOTAL1869100.0
279) Why (aren't you/isn't she) visiting with a doctor? (KM286)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
280) (If question KM285 greater than '4', skip to question KM289) Did (you/she) continue to visit with a doctor throughout the pregnancy? (KM287)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM289)754.0
2) No10.1
9) Not applicable179395.9
TOTAL1869100.0
281) Why didn't (you/she) continue to visit with a doctor throughout the pregnancy? Was it because none were close by, (you/she) didn't have the money, or what? (KM288)
TOTAL%
3) Other10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
282) Was (your/her) baby a normal birth or were there problems? (KM289)
TOTAL%
1) Normal (skip to question KM292)653.5
2) Problems120.6
9) Not applicable179295.9
TOTAL1869100.0
283) What kind of problems? (KM290)
TOTAL%
1) Premature birth, baby OK now40.2
5) Miscarried (skip to question KM295)40.2
6) Other (skip to question KM295)40.2
9) Not applicable185799.4
TOTAL1869100.0
284) (If question KM290 greater than '3', skip to question KM292) How premature was the baby? (code number of months of pregnancy.) (KM291)
TOTAL%
1) One month40.2
99) Not applicable186599.8
TOTAL1869100.0
285) (If question KM290 greater than '3', skip to question KM295) How much did the baby weigh at birth? Pounds (KM292)
TOTAL%
0) 020.1
5) 520.1
6) 690.5
7) 7191.0
8) 8211.1
9) 990.5
10) 1030.2
11) 1110.1
21) Don't know10.1
22) Refused20.1
99) Not applicable180096.3
TOTAL1869100.0
286) (If question KM290 greater than '3', skip to question KM295) How much did the baby weigh at birth? Ounces (KM293)
TOTAL%
0) 0110.6
1) 180.4
2) 260.3
3) 330.2
4) 470.4
5) 540.2
6) 680.4
7) 710.1
8) 830.2
9) 930.2
10) 1010.1
11) 1130.2
13) 1330.2
14) 1430.2
15) 1520.1
17) Don't know10.1
18) Refused20.1
99) Not applicable180096.3
TOTAL1869100.0
287) Was the baby delivered by C-section? (KM294)
TOTAL%
1) Yes191.0
2) No502.7
9) Not applicable180096.3
TOTAL1869100.0
288) Are there others in your household who are pregnant now or who have been pregnant in the past 12 months? (KM295)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, now30.2
2) Yes, past year20.1
3) No (skip to question KM363)1256.7
9) Not applicable173993.0
TOTAL1869100.0
289) Who (is/was) that? (KM296)
TOTAL%
1) Respondent30.2
2) Spouse10.1
4) Other10.1
9) Not applicable186499.7
TOTAL1869100.0
290) (If question KM295 is not '1', skip to question km302) How far along is the pregnancy - one month, two months, three months, or how far along? (KM297)
TOTAL%
1) One month10.1
2) Two months20.1
99) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
291) How far along was the pregnancy before (you/she) visited with a doctor - one month, two months, three months, or (haven't you/hasn't she) visited a doctor? (KM298)
TOTAL%
1) One month10.1
2) Two months10.1
5) Hasn't visited doctor (skip to question KM300)10.1
9) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
292) (Are you/Is she) currently visiting with a doctor? (KM299)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM312)20.1
9) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
293) (Ask only if question KM298 is '5'; else skip to question KM301) Why is it that (you haven't/she hasn't) visited with a doctor? Is it because none are close by, (you don't/she doesn't) have the money, or what? (skip to question KM302 if answered this question) (KM300)
TOTAL%
3) Other10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
294) Why (aren't you/isn't she)visiting with a doctor? (KM301)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
295) (If question KM295 is not '2', skip to question KM303) How far along was the pregnancy before (you/she) visited with a doctor - one month, two months, three months, or didn't (you/she) visit with a doctor? (KM302)
TOTAL%
1) One month (skip to question KM304)10.1
3) Three months (skip to question KM304)10.1
9) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
296) Why didn't (you/she) visit with a doctor? (KM303)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
297) Did (you/she) continue to visit with a doctor throughout the pregnancy? (KM304)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM306)20.1
9) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
298) Why didn't (you/she) visit with a doctor? (KM305)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
299) Was (your/her) baby a normal birth or were there problems? (KM306)
TOTAL%
1) Normal (skip to question KM309)10.1
2) Problems10.1
9) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
300) What kind of problems? (KM307)
TOTAL%
5) Miscarried (skip to question KM312)10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
301) How premature was the baby? (KM308)
TOTAL%
99) 991869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
302) How much did the baby weigh at birth? Pounds (KM309)
TOTAL%
5) 510.1
99) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
303) How much did the baby weigh at birth? Ounces (KM310)
TOTAL%
0) 010.1
99) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
304) Was the baby delivered by C-section? (KM311)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
305) Are there others in your household who are pregnant now or who have been pregnant in the past 12 months? (KM312)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, now10.1
3) No (skip to question KM363)40.2
9) Not applicable186499.7
TOTAL1869100.0
306) Who (is/was) that? (KM313)
TOTAL%
4) Other10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
307) (If question km312 is '1') How far along is the pregnancy - one month, two months, three months or how far along? (KM314)
TOTAL%
5) Five months10.1
99) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
308) How far along was the pregnancy before (you/she) visited with a doctor - one month, two months, three months or (haven't you/hasn't she) visited a doctor? (KM315)
TOTAL%
2) Two months10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
309) (Are you/Is she) currently visiting with a doctor? (KM316)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM329)10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
310) Why didn't (you/she) visit with a doctor? (KM317)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
311) Why didn't (you/she) visit with a doctor? (KM318)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
312) How far along was the pregnancy before (you/she) visited with a doctor-one month, two months, three months or didn't (you/she) visit with a doctor (KM319)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
313) Why didn't (you/she) visit with a doctor? (KM320)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
314) Did (you/she) continue to visit with a doctor throughout the pregnancy? (KM321)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
315) Why didn't (you/she) continue to visit with a doctor throughout the pregnancy? (KM322)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
316) Was (your/her) baby a normal birth or were there problems? (KM323)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
317) What kind of problems? (KM324)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
318) How premature was the baby? (KM325)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
319) How much did the baby weigh at birth? Pounds (KM326)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
320) How much did the baby weigh at birth? Ounces (KM327)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
321) Was the baby delivered by C-section? (KM328)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
322) Are there others in your household who are pregnant now or who have been pregnant in the past 12 months? (KM329)
TOTAL%
3) No (skip to question KM363)10.1
9) Not applicable186899.9
TOTAL1869100.0
323) Who (is/was) that (KM330)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
324) (Ask if only KM329 is '1'; else skip to KM336) how far along is the pregnancy-one month, two months, three months or how far along? (KM331)
TOTAL%
99) 991869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
325) How far along was the pregnancy before (you/she) visited with a doctor-one month, two months, three months or (haven't you/hasn't she) visited a doctor? (KM332)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
326) (Are you/is she) currently visiting with a doctor (KM333)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
327) Why is it that (you haven't/she hasn't) visited with a doctor? (KM334)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
328) Why (aren't you/isn't she) visiting with a doctor? (KM335)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
329) (Ask only if KM329 IS '2'; else skip to KM37) how far along was the pregnancy before (you/she) visited with a doctor-one month, two months three months or didn't (you/she) visit with a doctor (KM336)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
330) Why didn't (you/she) visit with a doctor (KM337)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
331) (If KM336 greater than '4', skip to KM340) did (you/she) continue to visit with a doctor throughout the pregnancy? (KM338)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
332) Why didn't (you/she) continue to visit with a doctor throughout the pregnancy? (KM339)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
333) Was (your/her) baby a normal birth or were there problems? (KM340)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
334) What kind of problems? (KM341)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
335) How premature was the baby? (KM342)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
336) How much did the baby weigh at birth? Pounds (KM343)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
337) How much did the baby weigh at birth? Ounces (KM344)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
338) Was the baby delivered by C-section? (KM345)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
339) Are there others in your household who are pregnant now or who have been pregnant in the past twelve months? (KM346)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
340) Who (is/was) that (KM347)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
341) (Ask only if KM346 is '1'; else skip to KM353)How far along is the pregnancy-one month, two months, three months or how far along? (KM348)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
342) How far along was the pregnancy before (you/she) visited with a doctor-one month, two months, three months or (haven't you/hasn't she) visited a doctor? (KM349)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
343) (Are you/is she) currently visiting with a doctor? (KM350)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
344) (Ask only if KM349 is '5'; else skip to KM352)Why is it that (you haven't/she hasn't) visited with a doctor? (KM351)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
345) Why (aren't you/isn't she) visiting with a doctor? (KM352)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
346) (Ask only if KM346 is '2'; else skip to KM354)How far along was the pregnancy before (you/she) visited with a doctor-one month, two months, three months or didn't (you/she) visit with a doctor? (KM353)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
347) Why didn't (you/she) visit with a doctor? (KM354)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
348) Did (you/she) continue to visit with a doctor throughout the pregnancy? (KM355)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
349) Why didn't (you/she) continue to visit with a doctor throughout the pregnancy? (KM356)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
350) Was (your/her) baby a normal birth or were there problems? (KM357)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
351) What kind of problems? (KM358)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
352) How premature was the baby? (KM359)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
353) How much did the baby weigh at birth? Pounds (KM360)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
354) How much did the baby weigh at birth? Ounces (KM361)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
355) Was the baby delivered by C-section? (KM362)
TOTAL%
9) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
356) Are you covered under any public or private health insurance plan, that is, a plan that pays all or part of your doctor and hospital bills? (KM363)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM374)171391.7
2) No1518.1
3) Don't know (skip to question KM374)50.3
TOTAL1869100.0
357) Single R's: Without insurance for how long? (KM363B)
TOTAL%
1) Entire 12 months1127.5
2) Part of 12 months2562.5
3) Don't know25.0
4) Refused25.0
Missing1829 
TOTAL40100.0
358) The following are some reasons why people are not covered by health insurance. Could you tell me which applies to you: (1st reason) (KM364)
TOTAL%
1) I am unemployed231.2
2) I am healthy and do not need it140.7
3) It costs too much723.9
4) I do not believe in insurance10.1
5) My employer does not offer it80.4
6) I am too old to be covered by my parents' insurance40.2
7) I had insurance but was not satisfied with it40.2
8) I am in poor health and can't qualify for insurance30.2
9) Other120.6
10) Don't know60.3
11) Refused20.1
12) None/no other/no more20.1
99) Not applicable171891.9
TOTAL1869100.0
359) The following are some reasons why people are not covered by health insurance. Could you tell me which applies to you: (2nd reason) (KM365)
TOTAL%
1) I am unemployed20.1
2) I am healthy and do not need it50.3
3) It costs too much281.5
4) I do not believe in insurance10.1
5) My employer does not offer it221.2
6) I am too old to be covered by my parents' insurance50.3
7) I had insurance but was not satisfied with it10.1
8) I am in poor health and can't qualify for insurance30.2
9) Other50.3
12) None/no other/no more693.7
99) Not applicable172892.5
TOTAL1869100.0
360) The following are some reasons why people are not covered by health insurance. Could you tell me which applies to you: (3rd reason) (KM366)
TOTAL%
1) I am unemployed10.1
2) I am healthy and do not need it30.2
3) It costs too much10.1
4) I do not believe in insurance10.1
5) My employer does not offer it70.4
6) I am too old to be covered by my parents' insurance50.3
7) I had insurance but was not satisfied with it20.1
8) I am in poor health and can't qualify for insurance20.1
9) Other20.1
12) None/no other/no more482.6
99) Not applicable179796.1
TOTAL1869100.0
361) The following are some reasons why people are not covered by health insurance. Could you tell me which applies to you: (4th reason) (KM367)
TOTAL%
4) I do not believe in insurance10.1
6) I am too old to be covered by my parents' insurance40.2
8) I am in poor health and can't qualify for insurance10.1
12) None/no other/no more181.0
99) Not applicable184598.7
TOTAL1869100.0
362) The following are some reasons why people are not covered by health insurance. Could you tell me which applies to you: (5th reason) (KM368)
TOTAL%
12) None/no other/no more60.3
99) Not applicable186399.7
TOTAL1869100.0
363) The following are some reasons why people are not covered by health insurance. Could you tell me which applies to you: (6th reason) (KM369)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
364) The following are some reasons why people are not covered by health insurance. Could you tell me which applies to you: (7th reason) (KM370)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
365) The following are some reasons why people are not covered by health insurance. Could you tell me which applies to you: (8th reason) (KM371)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
366) The following are some reasons why people are not covered by health insurance. Could you tell me which applies to you: (9th reason) (KM372)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
367) The following are some reasons why people are not covered by health insurance. Could you tell me which applies to you: Specify other: (KM373)
TOTAL%
0) 020.1
1) Open response170.9
9) Not applicable185099.0
TOTAL1869100.0
368) Are your doctor, hospital, and other medical bills usually paid for by health insurance, your regular family or household income, Medicaid, Medicare only - that is, insurance for those over 65 or disabled, Medicare with supplemental insurance, Veterans or VA hospital benefits, county medical assistance or how? (1st method) (KM374)
TOTAL%
1) Health insurance125267.0
2) Regular family or household income20310.9
3) Medicaid351.9
4) Medicare only291.6
5) Medicare with supplemental insurance28215.1
6) Veterans or VA hospital benefits512.7
7) County medical assistance30.2
8) Other20.1
9) Don't know30.2
10) Refused20.1
11) None/no others/no more70.4
TOTAL1869100.0
369) Are your doctor, hospital, and other medical bills usually paid for by health insurance, your regular family or household income, Medicaid, Medicare only - that is, insurance for those over 65 or disabled, Medicare with supplemental insurance, Veterans or VA hospital benefits, county medical assistance or how? (2nd method) (KM375)
TOTAL%
1) Health insurance653.5
2) Regular family or household income86246.1
3) Medicaid70.4
4) Medicare only170.9
5) Medicare with supplemental insurance462.5
6) Veterans or VA hospital benefits291.6
7) County medical assistance10.1
9) Don't know40.2
10) Refused40.2
11) None/no others/no more82244.0
99) Not applicable120.6
TOTAL1869100.0
370) Are your doctor, hospital, and other medical bills usually paid for by health insurance, your regular family or household income, Medicaid, Medicare only - that is, insurance for those over 65 or disabled, Medicare with supplemental insurance, Veterans or VA hospital benefits, county medical assistance or how? (3rd method) (KM376)
TOTAL%
1) Health insurance30.2
2) Regular family or household income170.9
3) Medicaid20.1
4) Medicare only40.2
5) Medicare with supplemental insurance70.4
6) Veteran or VA hospital benefits110.6
10) Refused10.1
11) None/no others/no more98252.5
99) Not applicable84245.1
TOTAL1869100.0
371) Are your doctor, hospital, and other medical bills usually paid for by health insurance, your regular family or household income, Medicaid, Medicare only - that is, insurance for those over 65 or disabled, Medicare with supplemental insurance, Veterans or VA hospital benefits, county medical assistance or how? (4th method) (KM377)
TOTAL%
1) Health insurance10.1
2) Regular family or household income10.1
3) Medicaid10.1
11) None/no others/no more412.2
99) Not applicable182597.6
TOTAL1869100.0
372) Are your doctor, hospital, and other medical bills usually paid for by health insurance, your regular family or household income, Medicaid, Medicare only - that is, insurance for those over 65 or disabled, Medicare with supplemental insurance, Veterans or VA hospital benefits, county medical assistance or how? (5th method) (KM378)
TOTAL%
11) None/no other/no more30.2
99) Not applicable186699.8
TOTAL1869100.0
373) Are your doctor, hospital, and other medical bills usually paid for by health insurance, your regular family or household income, Medicaid, Medicare only - that is, insurance for those over 65 or disabled, Medicare with supplemental insurance, Veterans or VA hospital benefits, county medical assistance or how? (6th method) (KM379)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
374) Are your doctor, hospital, and other medical bills usually paid for by health insurance, your regular family or household income, Medicaid, Medicare only - that is, insurance for those over 65 or disabled, Medicare with supplemental insurance, Veterans or VA hospital benefits, county medical assistance or how? (7th method) (KM380)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
375) Are your doctor, hospital, and other medical bills usually paid for by health insurance, your regular family or household income, Medicaid, Medicare only - that is, insurance for those over 65 or disabled, Medicare with supplemental insurance, Veterans or VA hospital benefits, county medical assistance or how? (8th method) (KM381)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
376) Are your doctor, hospital, and other medical bills usually paid for by health insurance, your regular family or household income, Medicaid, Medicare only - that is, insurance for those over 65 or disabled, Medicare with supplemental insurance, Veterans or VA hospital benefits, county medical assistance or how? (9th method) (KM382)
TOTAL%
99) Not applicable1869100.0
TOTAL1869100.0
377) Are your doctor, hospital, and other medical bills usually paid for by health insurance, your regular family or household income, Medicaid, Medicare only - that is, insurance for those over 65 or disabled, Medicare with supplemental insurance, Veterans or VA hospital benefits, county medical assistance or how? Specify other: (KM383)
TOTAL%
1) Open response20.1
9) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
378) After using all sources of payment for doctor and hospital bills, have any part of your medical bills remained unpaid in the past 12 months? (KM384)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29515.8
2) No157184.1
3) Don't know10.1
4) Refused20.1
TOTAL1869100.0
379) (If no children in household, skip to question KM386) How do you pay for the medical bills of your children? Are they covered by your health insurance, other private insurance, Medicare, Medicaid, veteran benefits, use of regular household income, or what? (KM385)
TOTAL%
1) Your health insurance53528.6
2) Other private insurance623.3
3) Medicare60.3
4) Medicaid231.2
5) Veteran benefits120.6
6) Household income874.7
7) Other10.1
8) Don't know231.2
9) Refused70.4
99) Not applicable111359.6
TOTAL1869100.0
380) (If one-person household, skip to question KM401) Is everyone in your household covered by an insurance plan such as private insurance, Medicare, Medicaid, Veteran Benefits, or your health insurance that pays their doctor and hospital bills? (KM386)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question KM401)129269.1
2) No1075.7
3) Don't know (skip to question KM401)271.4
4) Refused (skip to question KM401)10.1
9) Not applicable44223.6
TOTAL1869100.0
381) Who in your household is not covered by a health insurance plan? (KM387)
TOTAL%
1) Spouse472.5
2) Child301.6
3) Other261.4
4) Don't know40.2
9) Not applicable176294.3
TOTAL1869100.0
382) Was (he/she) without insurance for the entire past 12 months or only part of the past 12 months? (KM388)
TOTAL%
1) Entire 12 months864.6
2) Part of 12 months150.8
3) Don't know60.3
9) Not applicable176294.3
TOTAL1869100.0
383) Are there any others in your household not covered by health insurance? (KM389)
TOTAL%
1) Yes442.4
2) No (skip to question KM401)603.2
3) Don't know (skip to question KM401)30.2
9) Not applicable176294.3
TOTAL1869100.0
384) Who in your household is not covered by a health insurance plan? (KM390)
TOTAL%
1) Spouse30.2
2) Child291.6
3) Other110.6
4) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable182597.6
TOTAL1869100.0
385) Was (he/she) without insurance for the entire past 12 months or only part of the past 12 months? (KM391)
TOTAL%
1) Entire 12 months361.9
2) Part of 12 months70.4
3) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable182597.6
TOTAL1869100.0
386) (If three-person household, skip to question KM401) Are there any others in your household not covered by health insurance? (KM392)
TOTAL%
1) Yes100.5
2) No (skip to question KM401)321.7
9) Not applicable182797.8
TOTAL1869100.0
387) Who in your household is not covered by a health insurance plan? (KM393)
TOTAL%
2) Child100.5
9) Not applicable185999.5
TOTAL1869100.0
388) Was (he/she) without insurance for the entire past 12 months, or only part of the past 12 months? (KM394)
TOTAL%
1) Entire 12 months80.4
2) Part of 12 months20.1
9) Not applicable185999.5
TOTAL1869100.0
389) (If four-person household, skip to question KM401) Are there any others in your household not covered by health insurance? (KM395)
TOTAL%
1) Yes60.3
2) No (skip to question KM401)40.2
9) Not applicable185999.5
TOTAL1869100.0
390) Who in your household is not covered by a health insurance plan? (KM396)
TOTAL%
2) Child60.3
9) Not applicable186399.7
TOTAL1869100.0
391) Was (he/she) without insurance for the entire past 12 months, or only part of the past 12 months? (KM397)
TOTAL%
1) Entire 12 months40.2
2) Part of 12 months20.1
9) Not applicable186399.7
TOTAL1869100.0
392) (If five-person household, skip to question KM401) Are there any others in your household not covered by health insurance? (KM398)
TOTAL%
1) Yes40.2
2) No (skip to question KM401)20.1
9) Not applicable186399.7
TOTAL1869100.0
393) Who in your household is not covered by a health insurance plan? (KM399)
TOTAL%
2) Child40.2
9) Not applicable186599.8
TOTAL1869100.0
394) Was (he/she) without insurance for the entire past 12 months or only part of the past 12 months? (KM400)
TOTAL%
1) Entire 12 months30.2
2) Part of 12 months10.1
9) Not applicable186599.8
TOTAL1869100.0
395) (Were you/Were you and your household) covered by insurance for the entire past 12 months or only part of the past 12 months? (KM401)
TOTAL%
0) 055829.9
1) Entire 12 months (skip to question KM411)120464.4
2) Part of 12 months372.0
3) Don't know (skip to question KM411)552.9
4) Refused (skip to question KM411)110.6
9) Not applicable40.2
TOTAL1869100.0
396) Who in your household was not covered by a health insurance plan for the entire past 12 months? (KM402)
TOTAL%
0) 055894.7
1) Spouse91.5
2) Child20.3
3) Other203.4
Missing1280 
TOTAL589100.0
397) Is there anyone else who was not covered for the entire 12 months? (KM403)
TOTAL%
0) 055894.9
1) Yes122.0
2) No (skip to question KM411)183.1
Missing1281 
TOTAL588100.0
398) Who in your household was not covered by a health insurance plan for the entire past 12 months? (KM404)
TOTAL%
0) 055897.7
1) Spouse61.1
2) Child71.2
Missing1298 
TOTAL571100.0
399) Is there anyone else who was not covered for the entire 12 months? (KM405)
TOTAL%
0) 055897.9
1) Yes71.2
2) No (skip to question KM411)50.9
Missing1299 
TOTAL570100.0
400) Who in your household was not covered by a health insurance plan for the entire past 12 months? (KM406)
TOTAL%
0) 055898.8
2) Child71.2
Missing1304 
TOTAL565100.0
401) Is there anyone else who was not covered for the entire 12 months? (KM407)
TOTAL%
0) 055898.8
1) Yes40.7
2) No (skip to question KM411)30.5
Missing1304 
TOTAL565100.0
402) Who in your household was not covered by a health insurance plan for the entire past 12 months? (KM408)
TOTAL%
0) 055899.3
2) Child40.7
Missing1307 
TOTAL562100.0
403) Is there anyone else who was not covered for the entire 12 months? (KM409)
TOTAL%
0) 055899.3
1) Yes20.4
2) No (skip to question KM411)20.4
Missing1307 
TOTAL562100.0
404) Who in your household was not covered by a health insurance plan for the entire past 12 months? (KM410)
TOTAL%
0) 055899.6
2) Child20.4
Missing1309 
TOTAL560100.0
405) Have you or any one in your household been refused a visit with a doctor or a hospital in the past 12 months because you could not pay the bill? (KM411)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, doctor90.5
2) Yes, hospital30.2
4) No (skip to question KM414)185699.3
6) Refused (skip to question KM414)10.1
TOTAL1869100.0
406) Do you recall what the problem or illness was when you or the person in your household was refused a visit? (KM412)
TOTAL%
1) Open response120.6
9) Not applicable185799.4
TOTAL1869100.0
407) What did you or the person do for care? Did you go to another doctor or hospital, do without, or what? (KM413)
TOTAL%
1) Another doctor70.4
3) Both another doctor and another hospital10.1
4) Did without10.1
5) Other30.2
9) Not applicable185799.4
TOTAL1869100.0
408) Have you or anyone in your household purposely not sought a doctor or hospital in the past 12 months because you knew you could not pay the bill? (KM414)
TOTAL%
1) Yes854.5
2) No177394.9
3) Don't know30.2
4) Refused80.4
TOTAL1869100.0
409) Do you recall what the problem or illness was when you or the person in your household did not seek a doctor or hospital? (KM415)
TOTAL%
1) Open response854.5
9) Not applicable178495.5
TOTAL1869100.0
410) About one sixth of the population is not covered by health insurance. To increase the number of people who are covered, some states are passing laws that require employers to sponsor group health insurance for their employees. In general, would you favor or not favor such a law in Nebraska? (HA416)
TOTAL%
1) Favor34118.2
2) Not favor573.0
3) Don't know271.4
4) Refused20.1
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
411) Would you still favor such a law if it meant many of the employers would be forced to trim wages? (HA417)
TOTAL%
1) Yes19410.4
2) No1115.9
3) Don't know341.8
4) Refused20.1
9) Not applicable152881.8
TOTAL1869100.0
412) What if most firms had to lay off a few employees to add the insurance, would you still favor the benefits law? (HA418)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1085.8
2) No19610.5
3) Don't know351.9
4) Refused20.1
9) Not applicable152881.8
TOTAL1869100.0
413) Some believe that such a law would be a hardship on small firms and propose that employee health insurance benefits should only be required of firms with 20 or more employees. If such a law were passed, do you think requiring it of firms with 20 employees is setting the limit too high, too low or is it just about right? (HA419)
TOTAL%
1) Too high904.8
2) Too low552.9
3) Just about right (skip to question ha421)22712.1
4) Don't know (skip to question ha421)512.7
5) Refused (skip to question ha421)40.2
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
414) If such a law were passed, what size firms do you think should be required to carry health insurance for its employees? (HA420)
TOTAL%
0) 010.1
1) 1241.3
2) 240.2
4) 430.2
5) 5211.1
7) 720.1
10) 10291.6
12) 1220.1
15) 1570.4
25) 2510.1
30) 3020.1
35) 3530.2
40) 4010.1
50) 50150.8
60) 6020.1
75) 7530.2
98) 9810.1
100) 100130.7
1000) 100010.1
5010) 501010.1
9998) Don't know90.5
99999) Not applicable172492.2
TOTAL1869100.0
415) Many employee group health insurance programs require the worker to pay part of the cost. If a law were passed requiring employers to carry group health insurance, what do you think would be a fair share for the employee to pay - 50 percent, 30 percent or 20 percent or less? (HA421)
TOTAL%
1) 50 percent1367.3
2) 30 percent834.4
3) 20 percent or less1699.0
4) Don't know361.9
5) Refused30.2
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
416) Have you or a member of your household used hospital services in Nebraska in the past three years? (HA422)
TOTAL%
1) Yes25413.6
2) No1719.1
3) Don't know (skip to question km430)10.1
4) Refused (skip to question km430)10.1
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
417) What services have you used? (1st service) (HA423)
TOTAL%
1) Emergency room975.2
2) Surgery623.3
3) Outpatient593.2
4) Other351.9
5) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable161586.4
TOTAL1869100.0
418) What services have you used? (2nd service) (HA424)
TOTAL%
1) Emergency room201.1
2) Surgery271.4
3) Outpatient321.7
4) Other191.0
7) None1568.3
9) Not applicable161586.4
TOTAL1869100.0
419) What services have you used? (3rd service) (HA425)
TOTAL%
1) Emergency room30.2
2) Surgery20.1
3) Outpatient181.0
4) Other50.3
5) Don't know10.1
7) None693.7
9) Not applicable177194.8
TOTAL1869100.0
420) What services have you used? (4th service) (HA426)
TOTAL%
4) Other20.1
7) None271.4
9) Not applicable184098.4
TOTAL1869100.0
421) What services have you used? Specify other: (HA427)
TOTAL%
1) Open response20.1
9) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
422) Was the hospital you used the one closest to your home? (HA428)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (skip to question ha430)1578.4
2) No924.9
3) Not sure (skip to question ha430)40.2
5) Refused (skip to question ha430)10.1
9) Not applicable161586.4
TOTAL1869100.0
423) What was the main reason for not using the hospital nearest your home? (HA429)
TOTAL%
1) The service I needed was not available at that hospital181.0
2) My physician or surgeon wanted me to use a different hospital402.1
3) I do not have confidence in the services offered at the nearest hospital130.7
4) Other211.1
9) Not applicable177795.1
TOTAL1869100.0
424) We would like to know how satisfied you are with the hospital you (would/did) use. Would you say you are very satisfied, somewhat satisfied, neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, somewhat dissatisfied, or very dissatisfied? (HA430)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied23012.3
2) Somewhat satisfied1236.6
3) Neither140.7
4) Somewhat dissatisfied201.1
5) Very dissatisfied80.4
6) Don't know251.3
7) Refused70.4
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
425) I'm going to mention a number of aspects of hospital programs, and for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you are at all dissatisfied with it. Would you say you are dissatisfied or are not dissatisfied with - parking? (HA431)
TOTAL%
1) Dissatisfied30.2
2) Not dissatisfied331.8
3) Don't know60.3
9) Not applicable182797.8
TOTAL1869100.0
426) I'm going to mention a number of aspects of hospital programs, and for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you are at all dissatisfied with it. Would you say you are dissatisfied or are not dissatisfied with - food? (HA432)
TOTAL%
1) Dissatisfied70.4
2) Not dissatisfied241.3
3) Don't know110.6
9) Not applicable182797.8
TOTAL1869100.0
427) I'm going to mention a number of aspects of hospital programs, and for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you are at all dissatisfied with it. Would you say you are dissatisfied or are not dissatisfied with - waiting rooms? (HA433)
TOTAL%
1) Dissatisfied70.4
2) Not dissatisfied261.4
3) Don't know90.5
9) Not applicable182797.8
TOTAL1869100.0
428) I'm going to mention a number of aspects of hospital programs, and for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you are at all dissatisfied with it. Would you say you are dissatisfied or are not dissatisfied with - length of time you have to wait for services? (HA434)
TOTAL%
1) Dissatisfied251.3
2) Not dissatisfied110.6
3) Don't know60.3
9) Not applicable182797.8
TOTAL1869100.0
429) I'm going to mention a number of aspects of hospital programs, and for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you are at all dissatisfied with it. Would you say you are dissatisfied or are not dissatisfied with - rooms hot or cold? (HA435)
TOTAL%
1) Dissatisfied40.2
2) Not dissatisfied311.7
3) Don't know70.4
9) Not applicable182797.8
TOTAL1869100.0
430) I'm going to mention a number of aspects of hospital programs, and for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you are at all dissatisfied with it. Would you say you are dissatisfied or are not dissatisfied with - friendliness of staff? (HA436)
TOTAL%
1) Dissatisfied100.5
2) Not dissatisfied261.4
3) Don't know60.3
9) Not applicable182797.8
TOTAL1869100.0
431) I'm going to mention a number of aspects of hospital programs, and for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you are at all dissatisfied with it. Would you say you are dissatisfied or are not dissatisfied with - competence of staff? (HA437)
TOTAL%
1) Dissatisfied110.6
2) Not dissatisfied241.3
3) Don't know70.4
9) Not applicable182797.8
TOTAL1869100.0
432) I'm going to mention a number of aspects of hospital programs, and for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you are at all dissatisfied with it. Would you say you are dissatisfied or are not dissatisfied with - admission procedures efficient? (HA438)
TOTAL%
1) Dissatisfied90.5
2) Not dissatisfied271.4
3) Don't know60.3
9) Not applicable182797.8
TOTAL1869100.0
433) I'm going to mention a number of aspects of hospital programs, and for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you are at all dissatisfied with it. Would you say you are dissatisfied or are not dissatisfied with - outcome of treatment provided? (HA439)
TOTAL%
1) Dissatisfied140.7
2) Not dissatisfied221.2
3) Don't know60.3
9) Not applicable182797.8
TOTAL1869100.0
434) I'm going to mention a number of aspects of hospital programs, and for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you are at all dissatisfied with it. Would you say you are dissatisfied or are not dissatisfied with - understanding your bill? (HA440)
TOTAL%
1) Dissatisfied130.7
2) Not dissatisfied231.2
3) Don't know60.3
9) Not applicable182797.8
TOTAL1869100.0
435) Now I would like to ask you about low income or elderly persons who need assistance. The government programs - Medicare and Medicaid - cover about 60 percent of the hospital bills for low income and elderly patients. In some cases the low income or elderly person cannot afford to pay the remaining amount. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with that situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have STATE Government pay for the remaining amount by: raising income or sales tax? (HA441)
TOTAL%
1) Favor1829.7
2) Oppose21711.6
3) Don't know231.2
4) Refused50.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
436) Now I would like to ask you about low income or elderly persons who need assistance. The government programs - Medicare and Medicaid - cover about 60 percent of the hospital bills for low income and elderly patients. In some cases the low income or elderly person cannot afford to pay the remaining amount. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with that situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have STATE Government pay for the remaining amount by: increasing taxes on tobacco? (HA442)
TOTAL%
1) Favor32317.3
2) Oppose914.9
3) Don't know90.5
4) Refused40.2
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
437) Now I would like to ask you about low income or elderly persons who need assistance. The government programs - Medicare and Medicaid - cover about 60 percent of the hospital bills for low income and elderly patients. In some cases the low income or elderly person cannot afford to pay the remaining amount. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with that situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have STATE Government pay for the remaining amount by: increasing taxes on alcoholic beverages? (HA443)
TOTAL%
1) Favor35619.0
2) Oppose613.3
3) Don't know50.3
4) Refused50.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
438) Now I would like to ask you about low income or elderly persons who need assistance. The government programs - Medicare and Medicaid - cover about 60 percent of the hospital bills for low income and elderly patients. In some cases the low income or elderly person cannot afford to pay the remaining amount. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with that situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have STATE Government pay for the remaining amount by: cutting other programs such as education, roads, or law enforcement? (HA444)
TOTAL%
1) Favor291.6
2) Oppose38220.4
3) Don't know110.6
4) Refused50.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
439) Now I would like to ask you about low income or elderly persons who need assistance. The government programs - Medicare and Medicaid - cover about 60 percent of the hospital bills for low income and elderly patients. In some cases the low income or elderly person cannot afford to pay the remaining amount. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with that situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have STATE Government pay for the remaining amount by: taxing consumers of hospital services? (HA445)
TOTAL%
1) Favor542.9
2) Oppose33718.0
3) Don't know301.6
4) Refused60.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
440) Now I would like to ask you about low income or elderly persons who need assistance. The government programs - Medicare and Medicaid - cover about 60 percent of the hospital bills for low income and elderly patients. In some cases the low income or elderly person cannot afford to pay the remaining amount. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with that situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have COUNTY Government pay for the remaining amount by: raising property taxes? (HA446)
TOTAL%
1) Favor502.7
2) Oppose35919.2
3) Don't know130.7
4) Refused50.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
441) Now I would like to ask you about low income or elderly persons who need assistance. The government programs - Medicare and Medicaid - cover about 60 percent of the hospital bills for low income and elderly patients. In some cases the low income or elderly person cannot afford to pay the remaining amount. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with that situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have county Government pay for the remaining amount by: cutting other programs such as education or street maintenance? (HA447)
TOTAL%
1) Favor331.8
2) Oppose37520.1
3) Don't know150.8
4) Refused40.2
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
442) Now I would like to ask you about low income or elderly persons who need assistance. The government programs - Medicare and Medicaid - cover about 60 percent of the hospital bills for low income and elderly patients. In some cases the low income or elderly person cannot afford to pay the remaining amount. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with that situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Require the individual needing care to raise the money from relatives and friends or private charity? (HA448)
TOTAL%
1) Favor723.9
2) Oppose32017.1
3) Don't know281.5
4) Refused70.4
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
443) Now I would like to ask you about low income or elderly persons who need assistance. The government programs - Medicare and Medicaid - cover about 60 percent of the hospital bills for low income and elderly patients. In some cases the low income or elderly person cannot afford to pay the remaining amount. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with that situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. The hospital should raise fees of those who can afford to pay to cover the costs of those who can't? (HA449)
TOTAL%
1) Favor623.3
2) Oppose34218.3
3) Don't know170.9
4) Refused60.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
444) Now I would like to ask you about low income or elderly persons who need assistance. The government programs - Medicare and Medicaid - cover about 60 percent of the hospital bills for low income and elderly patients. In some cases the low income or elderly person cannot afford to pay the remaining amount. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with that situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. The hospital should provide different, less costly care to the individual? (HA450)
TOTAL%
1) Favor20511.0
2) Oppose (skip to question ha452)20210.8
3) Don't know (skip to question ha452)150.8
4) Refused (skip to question ha452)50.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
445) If the less costly care placed the patient at greater risk of becoming disabled or losing his/her life, would you still favor providing less costly care? (HA451)
TOTAL%
1) Yes181.0
2) No1819.7
3) Don't know60.3
9) Not applicable166489.0
TOTAL1869100.0
446) Now I would like to ask you about low income or elderly persons who need assistance. The government programs-Medicare and Medicaid-cover about 60 percent of the hospital bills for low income and elderly patients. In some cases the low income or elderly person cannot afford to pay the remaining amount. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with that situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Another solution is for the government to limit the amount hospitals can charge for services? (HA452)
TOTAL%
1) Favor30716.4
2) Oppose (skip to question ha454)924.9
3) Don't know (skip to question ha454)221.2
4) Refused (skip to question ha454)60.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
447) If the limitation on charges placed the patient at greater risk of becoming disabled or losing his/her life, would you still favor limiting what hospitals charge? (HA453)
TOTAL%
1) Yes392.1
2) No25013.4
3) Don't know170.9
4) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable156283.6
TOTAL1869100.0
448) We have been discussing those people who have some health coverage. There are an additional 150,000 people in Nebraska NOT covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or private insurance who cannot afford hospital care. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with this situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have STATE Government pay the amount by: raising income or sales tax? (HA454)
TOTAL%
1) Favor1749.3
2) Oppose22712.1
3) Don't know201.1
4) Refused60.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
449) We have been discussing those people who have some health coverage. There are an additional 150,000 people in Nebraska NOT covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or private insurance who cannot afford hospital care. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with this situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have STATE Government pay the amount by: increasing taxes on tobacco? (HA455)
TOTAL%
1) Favor32617.4
2) Oppose894.8
3) Don't know60.3
4) Refused60.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
450) We have been discussing those people who have some health coverage. There are an additional 150,000 people in Nebraska NOT covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or private insurance who cannot afford hospital care. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with this situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have STATE Government pay the amount by: increasing taxes on alcoholic beverages? (HA456)
TOTAL%
1) Favor35118.8
2) Oppose653.5
3) Don't know50.3
4) Refused60.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
451) We have been discussing those people who have some health coverage. There are an additional 150,000 people in Nebraska NOT covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or private insurance who cannot afford hospital care. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with this situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have STATE Government pay the amount by: cutting other programs such as roads, law enforcement, or education? (HA457)
TOTAL%
1) Favor311.7
2) Oppose38420.5
3) Don't know60.3
4) Refused60.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
452) We have been discussing those people who have some health coverage. There are an additional 150,000 people in Nebraska NOT covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or private insurance who cannot afford hospital care. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with this situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have STATE Government pay the amount by: taxing consumers of hospital services? (HA458)
TOTAL%
1) Favor623.3
2) Oppose34418.4
3) Don't know140.7
4) Refused70.4
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
453) We have been discussing those people who have some health coverage. There are an additional 150,000 people in Nebraska NOT covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or private insurance who cannot afford hospital care. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with this situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have COUNTY Government pay the amount by: raising property taxes? (HA459)
TOTAL%
1) Favor552.9
2) Oppose35719.1
3) Don't know90.5
4) Refused60.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
454) We have been discussing those people who have some health coverage. There are an additional 150,000 people in Nebraska NOT covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or private insurance who cannot afford hospital care. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with this situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Have county Government pay the amount by: cutting other programs such as street maintenance or education? (HA460)
TOTAL%
1) Favor361.9
2) Oppose37920.3
3) Don't know60.3
4) Refused60.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
455) We have been discussing those people who have some health coverage. There are an additional 150,000 people in Nebraska NOT covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or private insurance who cannot afford hospital care. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with this situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. Require the individual needing care to raise the money from relatives and friends or private charity? (HA461)
TOTAL%
1) Favor924.9
2) Oppose31616.9
3) Don't know120.6
4) Refused70.4
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
456) We have been discussing those people who have some health coverage. There are an additional 150,000 people in Nebraska NOT covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or private insurance who cannot afford hospital care. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with this situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. The hospital should raise fees of those who can afford to pay to cover the costs of those who can't? (HA462)
TOTAL%
1) Favor643.4
2) Oppose34718.6
3) Don't know80.4
4) Refused80.4
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
457) We have been discussing those people who have some health coverage. There are an additional 150,000 people in Nebraska NOT covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or private insurance who cannot afford hospital care. I am going to mention a number of ways to deal with this situation and, for each one, I would like you to tell me whether you favor or oppose the solution. The hospital should provide different, less costly care to the individual? (HA463)
TOTAL%
1) Favor1799.6
2) Oppose23112.4
3) Don't know100.5
4) Refused70.4
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
458) If the less costly care placed the patient at greater risk of becoming disabled or losing his/her life, would you still favor providing less costly care? (HA464)
TOTAL%
1) Yes291.6
2) No1467.8
3) Don't know40.2
9) Not applicable169090.4
TOTAL1869100.0
459) What is the most important issue facing the health care system in Nebraska today? (HA465)
TOTAL%
1) Cost of health care1699.0
2) Care for those who can't afford it502.7
3) AIDS130.7
4) Insurance costs271.4
5) Care for the elderly432.3
6) Water quality10.1
7) Lack of emergency care40.2
8) Lack of health care professionals such as doctors and nurses160.9
10) Drug abuse140.7
11) Cancer80.4
12) Heart disease10.1
13) Other (Specify)462.5
14) Don't know271.4
15) Refused80.4
99) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
460) Do you feel that you will always be able to get hospital care when you need it? (HA466)
TOTAL%
1) Yes35919.2
2) No392.1
3) Don't know231.2
4) Refused60.3
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
461) Why not? (HA467)
TOTAL%
1) Open response392.1
9) Not applicable183097.9
TOTAL1869100.0
462) Some states are developing plans to ration care to deal with the high costs. Plans call for limiting services to persons who cannot pay for their own care. Some plans call for limiting very expensive services such as organ transplants. Others call for limiting services to elderly persons who have only a short time left in their lives. Would you favor or oppose such a plan in Nebraska? (HA468)
TOTAL%
1) Favor985.2
2) Oppose28315.1
3) Don't know361.9
4) Refused100.5
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
463) Some people feel that Americans have a right to receive medical care regardless of their ability to pay. Others feel that because of the cost, medical care is a privilege that cannot be realistically made available to everyone. What do you think? Is medical care a right or a privilege? (HA469)
TOTAL%
1) Right34218.3
2) Privilege653.5
3) Don't know120.6
4) Refused80.4
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
464) Do you feel hospitals in Nebraska are financially secure or financially insecure? (HA470)
TOTAL%
1) Financially secure24813.3
2) Financially insecure1025.5
3) Don't know693.7
4) Refused80.4
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
465) Do you think government is paying too much, too little, or about the right amount to hospitals for the treatment of senior citizens on Medicare? (HA471)
TOTAL%
1) Too much150.8
2) Too little20711.1
3) About the right amount1196.4
4) Don't know794.2
5) Refused70.4
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
466) Do you think government is paying too much, too little, or about the right amount to hospitals for the treatment of poor people on Medicaid? (HA472)
TOTAL%
1) Too much301.6
2) Too little1759.4
3) About the right amount995.3
4) Don't know1156.2
5) Refused80.4
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
467) Do you think government is paying too much, too little, or about the right amount to hospitals for the treatment of poor people with no Medicaid coverage? (HA473)
TOTAL%
1) Too much160.9
2) Too little19610.5
3) About the right amount713.8
4) Don't know1367.3
5) Refused80.4
9) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
468) Are you currently covered by a standard health insurance plan, a health maintenance organization (HMO), preferred provider organization (PPO), company self-funded insurance plan, Medicare, Medicaid, or some other kind of health plan that helps you pay hospital or other kinds of medical expenses? (HA474)
TOTAL%
1) Standard health insurance plan21411.4
2) Health Maintenance Organization (HMO)221.2
3) Preferred provider organization (PPO)90.5
4) Company self-funded insurance plan563.0
5) Medicare663.5
6) Medicaid140.7
8) No coverage341.8
9) Don't know144777.4
10) Refused70.4
TOTAL1869100.0
469) Do you have an additional health insurance plan that is a supplement to Medicare? (HA475)
TOTAL%
0) 0623.3
1) Yes30.2
3) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable180396.5
TOTAL1869100.0
470) If health insurance was made available to you by your employer or by the state, how much would you be willing to contribute per month toward the cost of the coverage for yourself (in dollars)? (HA477)
TOTAL%
0) 0291.6
2) 210.1
5) 520.1
8) 810.1
10) 10100.5
12) 1220.1
15) 1570.4
16) 1610.1
18) 1810.1
20) 20382.0
25) 25170.9
27) 2710.1
30) 30281.5
33) 3310.1
35) 3570.4
37) 3710.1
40) 40150.8
45) 4510.1
48) 4820.1
50) 50593.2
54) 5410.1
58) 5820.1
60) 6080.4
65) 6510.1
70) 7030.2
75) 75150.8
77) 7710.1
80) 8090.5
85) 8510.1
98) 9840.2
100) 100341.8
120) 12030.2
150) 15060.3
180) 18010.1
200) 20090.5
300) 30020.1
998) Don't know955.1
999) Refused80.4
9999) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
471) How much extra per month would you be willing to pay for your dependents? (HA478)
TOTAL%
0) 0603.2
2) 220.1
4) 420.1
5) 560.3
10) 10221.2
15) 1580.4
20) 20321.7
21) 2110.1
25) 25201.1
28) 2810.1
30) 30170.9
35) 3540.2
40) 40100.5
42) 4210.1
45) 4510.1
50) 50442.4
60) 6060.3
75) 75100.5
77) 7710.1
80) 8050.3
98) 9860.3
100) 100201.1
120) 12010.1
125) 12510.1
150) 15050.3
200) 20030.2
300) 30010.1
998) Don't know1276.8
999) Refused100.5
9999) Not applicable144277.2
TOTAL1869100.0
472) I'd like to ask you a few questions about religion. In what religion were you raised? If more than one: Which religion did you identify with most? (HW479)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant44924.0
2) Catholic (skip to question HW482)1357.2
3) Jewish (skip to question HW481)20.1
4) None (skip to question HW482)241.3
5) Other (skip to question HW482)10.1
6) Don't know (skip to question HW482)10.1
7) Refused (skip to question HW482)30.2
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
473) What specific denomination is that, if any? (HW480)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist492.6
2) Methodist1216.5
3) Lutheran1447.7
4) Presbyterian382.0
5) Episcopalian120.6
6) Church of Christ30.2
7) Evangelical Free Church20.1
8) Congregational120.6
9) Christian (Disciples of Christ)130.7
10) United Church of Christ50.3
11) First Christian50.3
12) Assemblies of God40.2
13) No denomination/none80.4
14) Other271.4
15) Don't know50.3
16) Refused10.1
99) Not applicable142076.0
TOTAL1869100.0
474) Were you raised Orthodox, Conservative, Reform or none of these? (HW481)
TOTAL%
2) Conservative20.1
9) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
475) And what is your religious preference now? If more than one: Which religion do you identify with most? (HW482)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant42522.7
2) Catholic (skip to question HW485)1256.7
3) Jewish (skip to question HW484)20.1
4) None (skip to question HW485)563.0
5) Other (skip to question HW485)30.2
7) Refused (skip to question HW485)40.2
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
476) What specific denomination is that, if any? (HW483)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist311.7
2) Methodist1065.7
3) Lutheran1407.5
4) Presbyterian301.6
5) Episcopalian150.8
6) Church of Christ50.3
7) Evangelical Free Church110.6
8) Congregational80.4
9) Christian (Disciples of Christ)120.6
10) United Church of Christ90.5
11) First Christian90.5
12) Assemblies of God60.3
13) No denomination/none130.7
14) Other291.6
16) Refused10.1
99) Not applicable144477.3
TOTAL1869100.0
477) Is that Orthodox, Conservative, Reform, or none of these? (HW484)
TOTAL%
3) Reform20.1
9) Not applicable186799.9
TOTAL1869100.0
478) (ASK IF QUESTION HW479 AND QUESTION HW482 ARE BOTH '4'; ELSE SKIP TO QUESTION HW486) Have you ever had any religious affiliation? (HW485)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20.1
2) No60.3
9) Not applicable186199.6
TOTAL1869100.0
479) Have you ever been anything other than (previously mentioned religions)? (HW486)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (Other than previously mentioned religions)361.9
2) No (not other than those previously mentioned)1518.1
3) No (always same religion or never any religion) (skip to question HW495)41522.2
5) Refused (skip to question HW495)50.3
9) Not applicable (skip to question HW495)126267.5
TOTAL1869100.0
480) I'd like to go over your religious preferences since you were raised as a (religion raised as). Starting when you were 16 years old, what else have you been? Please tell me in order, earliest first. (HW487)
TOTAL%
1) Open response18710.0
9) Not applicable168290.0
TOTAL1869100.0
481) How old were you when you became a (first other religion mentioned)? (HW488)
TOTAL%
1) 1673.6
2) 210.1
3) 310.1
5) 530.2
6) 640.2
7) 720.1
8) 820.1
9) 920.1
10) 1020.1
11) 1110.1
12) 1270.4
13) 1370.4
14) 1420.1
15) 1520.1
16) 1690.5
17) 1740.2
18) 1850.3
19) 1980.4
20) 2060.3
21) 2150.3
22) 2250.3
23) 2360.3
24) 2410.1
26) 2610.1
27) 2720.1
28) 2840.2
30) 3030.2
32) 3210.1
33) 3310.1
34) 3420.1
35) 3510.1
38) 3810.1
39) 3910.1
40) 4020.1
41) 4110.1
44) 4420.1
47) 4710.1
48) 4810.1
50) 5010.1
60) 6010.1
73) 7310.1
98) Don't know80.4
999) Not applicable168290.0
TOTAL1869100.0
482) Have you been any other religion? (HW489)
TOTAL%
1) Yes703.7
2) No (skip to question HW495)1176.3
9) Not applicable168290.0
TOTAL1869100.0
483) What religion was that? (HW490)
TOTAL%
1) Open response703.7
9) Not applicable179996.3
TOTAL1869100.0
484) How old were you when you became a (second other religion mentioned)? (HW491)
TOTAL%
1) 110.1
10) 1010.1
16) 1620.1
17) 1710.1
18) 1850.3
19) 1960.3
20) 2080.4
21) 2140.2
22) 2210.1
23) 2320.1
24) 2450.3
25) 2520.1
26) 2640.2
27) 2710.1
28) 2820.1
30) 3030.2
31) 3120.1
33) 3310.1
34) 3410.1
35) 3550.3
36) 3630.2
38) 3810.1
40) 4010.1
42) 4220.1
44) 4410.1
50) 5030.2
55) 5510.1
65) 6510.1
999) Not applicable179996.3
TOTAL1869100.0
485) Have you been any other religion? (HW492)
TOTAL%
1) Yes70.4
2) No (skip to question HW495)633.4
9) Not applicable179996.3
TOTAL1869100.0
486) What religion was that? (HW493)
TOTAL%
1) Open response70.4
9) Not applicable186299.6
TOTAL1869100.0
487) How old were you when you became a (third other religion mentioned)? (HW494)
TOTAL%
24) 2410.1
27) 2720.1
30) 3010.1
45) 4510.1
51) 5110.1
98) Don't know10.1
999) Not applicable186299.6
TOTAL1869100.0
488) (If respondent has no religious affiliation) How strongly do you feel about having no religious affiliation? Would you call yourself a strong or not a very strong? (HW495)
TOTAL%
1) Strong29515.8
2) Not very strong21111.3
3) Somewhat strong (volunteered)894.8
4) Don't know130.7
5) Refused70.4
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
489) Are you a member of a church/synagogue? (HW496)
TOTAL%
1) Yes43323.2
2) No (skip to question HW500)1759.4
4) Refused (skip to question HW500)10.1
9) Not applicable126067.4
TOTAL1869100.0
490) How important would you say this particular congregation is in your life - would you say it is very important, fairly important, or not very important? (HW497)
TOTAL%
1) Very important19810.6
2) Fairly important1648.8
3) Not very important693.7
4) Don't know20.1
9) Not applicable143676.8
TOTAL1869100.0
491) Is this congregation growing in membership or is it declining? (HW498)
TOTAL%
1) Growing25513.6
2) Declining673.6
3) Staying about the same (volunteered)924.9
4) Don't know191.0
9) Not applicable143676.8
TOTAL1869100.0
492) Is the church/synagogue in the downtown of a city, a suburb or residential neighborhood, a small town, a rural area or where? (HW499)
TOTAL%
1) Downtown of a city663.5
2) Suburb/residential neighborhood1689.0
3) Small town1779.5
4) Rural area221.2
9) Not applicable143676.8
TOTAL1869100.0
493) How often do you attend religious services? (HW500)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week432.3
2) Once a week23112.4
3) Two or three times a month693.7
4) Once a month402.1
5) Less than once a month512.7
6) Hardly ever, except holidays1105.9
7) Never633.4
9) Refused20.1
99) Not applicable126067.4
TOTAL1869100.0
494) Has there ever been a period of 2 years or more when you did not attend church/synagogue, apart from weddings, funerals and special holidays? (HW501)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22412.0
2) No (skip to question HW505)38220.4
3) Don't know (skip to question HW505)10.1
4) Refused (skip to question HW505)20.1
9) Not applicable126067.4
TOTAL1869100.0
495) How old were you when you stopped attending church/synagogue? (If needed: except for weddings, funerals, and special holidays?) (HW502)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1869882.55316
496) Did you ever start attending church/synagogue again? (HW503)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1105.9
2) No (skip to question HW505)1136.0
3) Don't know (skip to question HW505)10.1
9) Not applicable164588.0
TOTAL1869100.0
497) How old were you when you began attending again? (HW504)
TOTAL%
12) 1220.1
16) 1620.1
18) 1810.1
19) 1930.2
20) 2060.3
21) 2130.2
22) 2260.3
23) 2350.3
24) 2480.4
25) 25100.5
26) 2640.2
27) 2740.2
28) 2810.1
29) 2910.1
30) 3080.4
31) 3110.1
32) 3230.2
33) 3320.1
34) 3410.1
35) 3520.1
38) 3820.1
39) 3910.1
40) 4060.3
41) 4120.1
42) 4210.1
43) 4320.1
44) 4410.1
45) 4520.1
47) 4720.1
48) 4810.1
50) 5010.1
51) 5110.1
53) 5320.1
54) 5420.1
55) 5520.1
56) 5610.1
62) 6220.1
63) 6310.1
65) 6510.1
70) 7010.1
73) 7310.1
98) Don't know20.1
999) Not applicable175994.1
TOTAL1869100.0
498) Would you say you are more involved in a church/synagogue now than you were five years ago, less involved, or about the same? (HW505)
TOTAL%
1) More involved1236.6
2) Less involved1709.1
3) About the same31316.7
4) Don't know10.1
5) Refused20.1
9) Not applicable126067.4
TOTAL1869100.0
499) About how often do you pray? (HW506)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a day1176.3
2) Daily26414.1
3) Several times a week673.6
4) About once a week563.0
5) Less than once a week573.0
6) Never301.6
7) Don't know100.5
8) Refused80.4
9) Not applicable126067.4
TOTAL1869100.0
500) Within the last year, have you, yourself, read any part of the Bible at home? (HW507)
TOTAL%
1) Yes38320.5
2) No22311.9
4) Refused30.2
9) Not applicable126067.4
TOTAL1869100.0
501) At your meals at home does anyone say grace or give thanks to God aloud? (HW508)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, always or usually25713.8
2) Yes, sometimes or on special occasions1417.5
3) No20611.0
4) Don't know10.1
5) Refused40.2
9) Not applicable126067.4
TOTAL1869100.0
502) Would you say that you have been 'born again' or have had a 'born again' experience - that is, a turning point in your life when you committed yourself to Christ? (HW509)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1759.4
2) No40921.9
3) Don't know160.9
4) Refused70.4
9) Not applicable126267.5
TOTAL1869100.0
503) How about the people you know at your church/synagogue? How many of them do you feel very close to - many, a few or hardly any? (HW510)
TOTAL%
1) Many1749.3
2) A few1719.1
3) Hardly any784.2
4) None (volunteered)90.5
6) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable143676.8
TOTAL1869100.0
504) Now think of all your really close friends - relatives, co-workers, friends from school, church, and so forth. How many of them are from the same national or ethnic background as you - nearly all of them, most of them or only a few of them? (HW511)
TOTAL%
1) Nearly all28415.2
2) Most18710.0
3) Only a few1146.1
4) None70.4
5) Don't know140.7
6) Refused30.2
9) Not applicable126067.4
TOTAL1869100.0
505) Thinking of all your really close friends, how many of them attend your church/synagogue on a regular basis - nearly all of them, most of them, or only a few of them? (HW512)
TOTAL%
1) Nearly all542.9
2) Most1156.2
3) Only a few20110.8
4) None603.2
5) Don't know20.1
6) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable143676.8
TOTAL1869100.0
506) Do you believe in eternal Life? (HW513)
TOTAL%
1) Yes50727.1
2) No542.9
3) Don't know402.1
4) Refused80.4
9) Not applicable126067.4
TOTAL1869100.0
507) Do you believe in reincarnation (that is, we've had previous lives)? (HW514)
TOTAL%
1) Yes945.0
2) No43323.2
3) Don't know804.3
4) Refused80.4
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
508) Do you believe the devil (that is, Satan) is real? (HW515)
TOTAL%
1) Yes39921.3
2) No1749.3
3) Don't know361.9
4) Refused60.3
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
509) Do you believe in astrology (that is, the stars affect our destiny)? (HW516)
TOTAL%
1) Yes995.3
2) No46524.9
3) Don't know472.5
4) Refused40.2
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
510) Do you believe in ghosts? (HW517)
TOTAL%
1) Yes884.7
2) No49826.6
3) Don't know261.4
4) Refused30.2
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
511) Do most members of your family or the people you live with, share your views about religion? (HW518)
TOTAL%
1) Yes39821.3
2) No633.4
3) Live alone1367.3
4) Don't know170.9
5) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
512) How about the people you're with every day - that is, people outside your family - do most of them share your views about religion? (HW519)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33117.7
2) No1397.4
3) Don't know1427.6
4) Refused30.2
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
513) How important would you say religion generally is in your own life? Is it very important, fairly important, or not very important? (HW520)
TOTAL%
1) Very important32617.4
2) Fairly important20711.1
3) Not very important733.9
4) Don't know40.2
5) Refused50.3
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
514) When you think of church, do you think of something that's always changing or as something that changes very little? (HW521)
TOTAL%
1) Always changing1498.0
2) Changes very little40121.5
3) Combination (volunteered)372.0
4) Can't say/don't know251.3
5) Refused30.2
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
515) Do you believe a person can be a good Christian or Jew if he or she doesn't attend church or synagogue? (HW522)
TOTAL%
1) Yes52828.3
2) No693.7
3) Don't know150.8
4) Refused30.2
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
516) Can someone be a good Christian or Jew if he or she has doubts whether God exists? (HW523)
TOTAL%
1) Yes21511.5
2) No33618.0
3) Don't know603.2
4) Refused40.2
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
517) Do you believe that sexual relations before marriage are always, usually, or only sometimes morally wrong? (HW524)
TOTAL%
1) Always26214.0
2) Usually864.6
3) Only sometimes1739.3
4) Never wrong (volunteered)432.3
5) Don't know402.1
6) Refused110.6
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
518) How about homosexual relations? Are they always, usually, or only sometimes morally wrong? (HW525)
TOTAL%
1) Always41822.4
2) Usually412.2
3) Only sometimes623.3
4) Never wrong (volunteered)221.2
5) Don't know522.8
6) Refused201.1
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
519) How about the death penalty? Is it always, usually, or only sometimes morally wrong? (HW526)
TOTAL%
1) Always834.4
2) Usually492.6
3) Only sometimes29115.6
4) Never wrong (volunteered)1176.3
5) Don't know673.6
6) Refused80.4
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
520) How about cheating on your taxes? Is it always, usually, or only sometimes morally wrong? (HW527)
TOTAL%
1) Always48425.9
2) Usually502.7
3) Only sometimes492.6
4) Never wrong (volunteered)160.9
5) Don't know110.6
6) Refused50.3
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
521) How about abortion? Is it always, usually, or only sometimes morally wrong? (HW528)
TOTAL%
1) Always19210.3
2) Usually914.9
3) Only sometimes25013.4
4) Never wrong (volunteered)412.2
5) Don't know291.6
6) Refused120.6
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
522) How about overthrowing the government? Is it always, usually, or only sometimes morally wrong? (HW529)
TOTAL%
1) Always36419.5
2) Usually713.8
3) Only sometimes1266.7
4) Never wrong (volunteered)120.6
5) Don't know361.9
6) Refused60.3
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
523) 'Some equality in marriage is a good thing, but by and large the husband ought to have the main say in family matters.' Would you agree or disagree with that statement? (HW530)
TOTAL%
1) Agree1638.7
2) Disagree44023.5
3) Don't know90.5
4) Refused30.2
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
524) Would you agree or disagree with this statement: 'Having a job outside the home is good for a married woman because it gives her more of a chance to develop as a person.' (HW531)
TOTAL%
1) Agree47225.3
2) Disagree894.8
3) Don't know492.6
4) Refused50.3
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
525) 'I support the ordination of women, that is I think women should be allowed to be ministers.' Would you agree or disagree with this statement? (HW532)
TOTAL%
1) Agree47225.3
2) Disagree1105.9
3) Don't know291.6
4) Refused40.2
9) Not applicable125467.1
TOTAL1869100.0
526) We now have some questions concerning current issues affecting the state as a whole. Have you heard anything about locating a low level radioactive waste disposal facility in Nebraska? (NW533)
TOTAL%
1) Yes169790.8
2) No1568.3
3) Don't know60.3
4) Refused100.5
TOTAL1869100.0
527) Nebraska has been selected as a location for a regional site of a low-level radioactive waste disposal facility. There is a good deal of discussion about its location. Government and industry say that properly located low-level radioactive waste facilities are safe; on the other hand, environmentalists and others believe they are not safe. If a low-level radioactive waste disposal facility were located in your county, how concerned would you be? Would you say you would be extremely concerned, very concerned, somewhat concerned, or not too concerned? (NW534)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely concerned65735.2
2) Very concerned52027.8
3) Somewhat concerned40921.9
4) Not too concerned25213.5
5) Don't know211.1
6) Refused100.5
TOTAL1869100.0
528) How likely would you be to move out of the community in which you live if a low-level radioactive waste disposal facility were to be located there? Would you say you would be very likely, somewhat likely, or not too likely to move? (NW535)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely26614.2
2) Somewhat likely40521.7
3) Not too likely111259.5
4) Don't know744.0
5) Refused120.6
TOTAL1869100.0
529) IF SELF-EMPLOYED BUSINESS OWNERS; ELSE SKIP TO QUESTION NW537: If such a facility were to be located in your county, how likely is it that you would consider moving your business to another community? Would you say it is very likely, somewhat likely, or not too likely? (NW536)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely90.5
2) Somewhat likely251.3
3) Not too likely683.6
4) Don't know40.2
9) Not applicable176394.3
TOTAL1869100.0
530) If such a facility were to be located in your county, how likely is it that business owners would consider moving their business to another community? Would you say it is very likely, somewhat likely, or not too likely? (NW537)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely1628.7
2) Somewhat likely49926.7
3) Not too likely91749.1
4) Don't know28015.0
5) Refused110.6
TOTAL1869100.0
531) IF SELF-EMPLOYED FARMERS; ELSE SKIP TO QUESTION NW539: If a facility were to be located here in your county, how likely is it that you would consider farming in another community? Would you say it is very likely, somewhat likely, or not too likely? (NW538)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely40.2
2) Somewhat likely100.5
3) Not too likely351.9
4) Don't know20.1
5) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable181797.2
TOTAL1869100.0
532) If a facility were to be located here in your county, how likely is it that farm owners would consider farming in another community? Would you say it is very likely, somewhat likely, or not too likely? (NW539)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely20010.7
2) Somewhat likely37720.2
3) Not too likely102154.6
4) Don't know26013.9
5) Refused110.6
TOTAL1869100.0
533) IF SELF-EMPLOYED BUSINESS OWNERS; ELSE SKIP TO QUESTION NW541: If a facility were to be located here in a county you were considering moving your business to or expanding your business in, how likely is it that you would expand in that area? Would you say it is very likely, somewhat likely, or not too likely? (NW540)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely160.9
2) Somewhat likely241.3
3) Not too likely552.9
4) Don't know110.6
9) Not applicable176394.3
TOTAL1869100.0
534) IF SELF-EMPLOYED FARMERS; ELSE SKIP TO QUESTION NW542: If such a facility were located in a county where you were considering farming, how likely is it that you would farm in that county? Would you say it is very likely, somewhat likely, or not too likely? (NW541)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely110.6
2) Somewhat likely110.6
3) Not too likely271.4
4) Don't know20.1
5) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable181797.2
TOTAL1869100.0
535) If it were to be located in your county, how concerned would you be about its effects on the water supply? Would you say you would be extremely concerned, very concerned, somewhat concerned, or not too concerned? (NW542)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely concerned86346.2
2) Very concerned48826.1
3) Somewhat concerned31416.8
4) Not too concerned1739.3
5) Don't know211.1
6) Refused100.5
TOTAL1869100.0
536) Selecting a site for a low-level radioactive waste disposal facility requires balancing many factors. Among the factors to be taken into account are local support where the facility is to be located and environmental safety. But often those two things are not found in the same location. If you were in a position to help decide between two locations for a low-level radioactive waste facility, would you favor the site that was environmentally very safe but had a lot of local opposition or would you favor the site that was slightly less safe but had a lot of local support? (NW543)
TOTAL%
1) Very safe but lot of local opposition139374.5
2) Not as safe but lot of local support27514.7
3) Don't know1719.1
4) Refused301.6
TOTAL1869100.0
537) For any issue, some people trust that things will work out well and other people don't. We'd like you to rate how much trust you have concerning each of the following issues about the nuclear waste disposal facility. How much trust do you have in our current scientific and technical knowledge and ability to build safe, efficient nuclear waste disposal sites? (RB544)
TOTAL%
1) Very high935.0
2) Somewhat high42422.7
3) Not much trust20711.1
4) No trust at all653.5
5) Don't know382.0
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
538) For any issue, some people trust that things will work out well and other people don't. We'd like you to rate how much trust you have concerning each of the following issues about the nuclear waste disposal facility. How much trust do you have in the ability of national government agencies to safely administer a system of nuclear waste sites? (RB545)
TOTAL%
1) Very high422.2
2) Somewhat high32417.3
3) Not much trust32617.4
4) No trust at all1005.4
5) Don't know351.9
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
539) For any issue, some people trust that things will work out well and other people don't. We'd like you to rate how much trust you have concerning each of the following issues about the nuclear waste disposal facility. How much trust do you have in the ability of private enterprise to develop cost effective, safe disposal sites in the United States? (RB546)
TOTAL%
1) Very high492.6
2) Somewhat high34218.3
3) Not much trust27814.9
4) No trust at all1035.5
5) Don't know542.9
6) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
540) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Watch TV? Would you say almost every day, at least once a week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, or never? (WO547)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day69937.4
2) At least once a week1105.9
3) Once or twice a month50.3
4) A few times a year60.3
5) Never70.4
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
541) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Go to movies? Would you say almost every day, at least once a week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, or never? (WO548)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day10.1
2) At least once a week201.1
3) Once or twice a month19910.6
4) A few times a year32717.5
5) Never28015.0
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
542) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Go to music concerts? (WO549)
TOTAL%
2) At least once a week50.3
3) Once or twice a month502.7
4) A few times a year39321.0
5) Never37820.2
6) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
543) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Ride around in a car (or motorcycle) just for fun? (WO550)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day663.5
2) At least once a week19510.4
3) Once or twice a month1578.4
4) A few times a year19010.2
5) Never21811.7
7) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
544) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Participate in community affairs or volunteer work? (WO551)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day412.2
2) At least once a week1487.9
3) Once or twice a month1568.3
4) A few times a year26214.0
5) Never21911.7
6) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
545) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Play a musical instrument or sing? (WO552)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day1357.2
2) At least once a week1618.6
3) Once or twice a month301.6
4) A few times a year653.5
5) Never43423.2
6) Don't know20.1
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
546) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Do creative writing? (WO553)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day432.3
2) At least once a week502.7
3) Once or twice a month542.9
4) A few times a year1126.0
5) Never56830.4
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
547) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Actively participate in sports, athletics, or exercising? (WO554)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day26314.1
2) At least once a week27614.8
3) Once or twice a month744.0
4) A few times a year794.2
5) Never1357.2
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
548) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Do art or craft work? (WO555)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day1115.9
2) At least once a week1417.5
3) Once or twice a month1226.5
4) A few times a year1608.6
5) Never29315.7
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
549) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Work around the house, yard, garden, car, etc.? (WO556)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day52428.0
2) At least once a week23712.7
3) Once or twice a month351.9
4) A few times a year90.5
5) Never221.2
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
550) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Get together with friends, informally? (WO557)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day1216.5
2) At least once a week43423.2
3) Once or twice a month22512.0
4) A few times a year311.7
5) Never150.8
6) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
551) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Go shopping or window shopping? (WO558)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day382.0
2) At least once a week42822.9
3) Once or twice a month24012.8
4) A few times a year623.3
5) Never593.2
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
552) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Spend at least an hour of leisure time alone? (WO559)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day42722.8
2) At least once a week22311.9
3) Once or twice a month744.0
4) A few times a year422.2
5) Never573.0
6) Don't know40.2
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
553) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Read books, magazines, or newspapers? (WO560)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day68236.5
2) At least once a week1055.6
3) Once or twice a month211.1
4) A few times a year100.5
5) Never90.5
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
554) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Go to taverns, bars, or nightclubs? (WO561)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day140.7
2) At least once a week935.0
3) Once or twice a month1829.7
4) A few times a year1578.4
5) Never38020.3
6) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
555) The following questions ask about the kinds of things you might do. How often do you do each of these activities? Go to parties or other social affairs? (WO562)
TOTAL%
2) At least once a week975.2
3) Once or twice a month34218.3
4) A few times a year29715.9
5) Never904.8
6) Don't know10.1
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
556) During a typical week, on how many evenings do you go out for fun and recreation? (WO563)
TOTAL%
1) Less than one27914.9
2) One32317.3
3) Two1377.3
4) Three552.9
5) Four or five201.1
6) Six or seven90.5
7) Don't know30.2
8) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
557) (IF RESPONDENT IS MARRIED, SKIP TO QUESTION WO565) On the average, how often do you go out with a date? Would you say never, once a month or less, two or three times a month, once a week, two or three times a week, or over three times a week? (SKIP TO QUESTION PI566 IF ANSWERED THIS QUESTION) (WO564)
TOTAL%
1) Never1327.1
2) Once a month or less462.5
3) Two or three times a month341.8
4) Once a week341.8
5) Two or three times a week462.5
6) Over three times a week150.8
7) Don't know60.3
8) Refused10.1
9) Not applicable155583.2
TOTAL1869100.0
558) On the average, how often do you go out with your spouse? Would you say never, once a month or less, two or three times a month, once a week, two or three times a week, or over three times a week? (WO565)
TOTAL%
1) Never170.9
2) Once a month or less1085.8
3) Two or three times a month1015.4
4) Once a week1859.9
5) Two or three times a week764.1
6) Over three times a week261.4
9) Not applicable135672.6
TOTAL1869100.0
559) Now we have a few questions asking your opinions regarding issues concerning youth. In recent years the federal government has cut funds for family planning services to low income women and teenagers. Do you favor or oppose using state money to supplement federal contributions to family planning services? (PI566)
TOTAL%
1) Favor53928.8
2) Oppose19710.5
3) Don't know834.4
4) Refused80.4
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
560) Nebraska public schools are required by law to teach certain topics in health. For example, they are required to teach about drug misuse and abuse. Do you favor or oppose adding age appropriate material about human reproduction and sexual decision-making to the curriculum? (PI567)
TOTAL%
1) Favor67436.1
2) Oppose965.1
3) Don't know512.7
4) Refused60.3
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
561) Nebraska public schools are required by law to teach certain topics in health. For example, they are required to teach about drug misuse and abuse. Do you favor or oppose adding material on how to prevent pregnancy to the curriculum? (PI568)
TOTAL%
1) Favor69937.4
2) Oppose945.0
3) Don't know291.6
4) Refused50.3
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
562) Nebraska public schools are required by law to teach certain topics in health. For example, they are required to teach about drug misuse and abuse. What about adding instruction regarding pregnancy options such as adoption, abortion, or parenting to the curriculum? (PI569)
TOTAL%
1) Favor60832.5
2) Oppose1678.9
3) Don't know452.4
4) Refused70.4
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
563) The current law allows women to determine for themselves whether they will have an abortion during the first six months of pregnancy. Should the government be allowed to regulate the reasons for which a woman may obtain an abortion during the first six months? (PI570)
TOTAL%
1) Yes21711.6
2) No55229.5
3) Don't know452.4
4) Refused130.7
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
564) If all other things were equal between two candidates for the state legislature, would you vote for the person who said they would vote to make abortion illegal? (PI571)
TOTAL%
1) Yes23912.8
2) No50927.2
3) Don't know683.6
4) Refused110.6
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
565) The next few questions concern taxes. If one of Nebraska's taxes had to be RAISED, which tax would you prefer to see raised - local property taxes, the sales tax, or the state income tax? (TX572)
TOTAL%
1) Local property taxes854.5
2) Sales tax48125.7
3) State income tax18910.1
4) Don't know643.4
5) Refused80.4
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
566) Do you believe that state taxes in Nebraska are higher than in most other states, lower than in most other states, or about the same? (Concerned with individual taxes, not corporate) (TX573)
TOTAL%
1) Higher31817.0
2) Same27114.5
3) Lower884.7
4) Don't know1487.9
5) Refused20.1
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
567) Do you believe that, overall, local and state taxes combined paid by Nebraskans are higher than in most other states, lower than in most other states, or about the same? (TX574)
TOTAL%
1) Higher30516.3
2) Same30416.3
3) Lower784.2
4) Don't know1387.4
5) Refused20.1
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
568) Nebraskans pay three important state and local taxes - property, income, and sales. Of these, which do you think is the most fair? (TX575)
TOTAL%
1) Property653.5
2) Income1447.7
3) Sales54429.1
4) Don't know703.7
5) Refused40.2
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
569) Nebraskans pay three important state and local taxes - property, income, and sales. Which of these taxes do you think is the least fair? (TX576)
TOTAL%
1) Property50226.9
2) Income1759.4
3) Sales693.7
4) Don't know764.1
5) Refused50.3
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
570) Liberal and conservative are terms often used to describe people's beliefs about politics and government. In general, do you see yourself politically as very liberal, liberal, middle-of-the-road, conservative, very conservative, or other? (VAR577)
TOTAL%
1) Very liberal321.7
2) Liberal29815.9
3) Middle-of-the-road75640.4
4) Conservative60632.4
5) Very conservative864.6
6) Other261.4
7) Don't know482.6
8) Refused170.9
TOTAL1869100.0
571) In general, how much of the time do you think you can trust government to do what is right? Would you say almost always, often, sometimes, seldom, or never? (RB578)
TOTAL%
1) Almost always452.4
2) Often21411.4
3) Sometimes38620.7
4) Seldom1347.2
5) Never331.8
6) Don't know110.6
7) Refused40.2
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
572) In general, how much of the time do you think you can trust large corporations to do what is right? Would you say almost always, often, sometimes, seldom, or never? (RB579)
TOTAL%
1) Almost always150.8
2) Often1266.7
3) Sometimes39721.2
4) Seldom20711.1
5) Never573.0
6) Don't know201.1
7) Refused50.3
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
573) Generally speaking, do you consider yourself a Democrat, a Republican, an Independent, or what? (VAR580)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat62533.4
2) Republican76641.0
3) Independent42422.7
4) Other100.5
5) Don't know231.2
6) Refused211.1
TOTAL1869100.0
574) There are a lot of ways for people to take part in political activities. Some people don't take part at all. Have you voted in the last two years? (VAR581)
TOTAL%
1) Yes142376.1
2) No43223.1
3) Don't know10.1
4) Refused130.7
TOTAL1869100.0
575) Have you written a letter to the editor, or joined a community organization or worked in a political campaign in the last two years? (RB582)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1709.1
2) No65535.0
4) Refused20.1
9) Not applicable104255.8
TOTAL1869100.0
576) In the last two years, have you participated in any such activities concerning nuclear waste? (RB583)
TOTAL%
1) Yes221.2
2) No1487.9
9) Not applicable169990.9
TOTAL1869100.0
577) Is your total family income $20,000 or more or less than $20,000? (VAR584)
TOTAL%
1) $20,000 or more111759.8
2) Less than $20,000 (skip to question VAR586)66135.4
3) Don't know (skip to question VAR587)321.7
4) Refused (skip to question VAR587)593.2
TOTAL1869100.0
578) I am going to mention a number of income categories. When I mention the category which describes your total family income in the last 12 months, please stop me. (VAR585)
TOTAL%
1) $20,000 - $24,99926114.0
2) $25,000 - $29,99921011.2
3) $30,000 - $39,99925713.8
4) $40,000 - $49,9991447.7
5) $50,000 - $59,999844.5
6) $60,000 or more945.0
7) Don't know201.1
8) Refused472.5
9) Not applicable75240.2
TOTAL1869100.0
579) I am going to mention a number of income categories. When I mention the category which describes your total family income in the last 12 months, please stop me. (VAR586)
TOTAL%
1) Under $5,000552.9
2) $5,000 - $9,9991467.8
3) $10,000 - $14,99919710.5
4) $15,000 - $19,99920811.1
5) Don't know341.8
6) Refused211.1
9) Not applicable120864.6
TOTAL1869100.0
580) What race do you consider yourself? (VAR587)
TOTAL%
1) White/Caucasian177995.2
2) Chicano/Mexican/Hispanic (skip to question ADULTS)140.7
3) Black/Negro (skip to question ADULTS)472.5
4) American Indian/Native American (skip to question ADULTS)60.3
5) Other (skip to question ADULTS)90.5
7) Refused (skip to question ADULTS)140.7
TOTAL1869100.0
581) Do you consider yourself Hispanic? (VAR588)
TOTAL%
1) Yes150.8
2) No176294.3
3) Don't know20.1
9) Not applicable904.8
TOTAL1869100.0
582) Number of adults in household (ADULTS)
TOTAL%
1) 52928.3
2) 115161.6
3) 1588.5
4) 251.3
5) 50.3
7) 10.1
TOTAL1869100.0
583) Number of children (under 18) in household (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) 117562.9
1) 24813.3
2) 26414.1
3) 1347.2
4) 341.8
5) 140.7
TOTAL1869100.0
584) Number in household (NOHHOLD)
TOTAL%
1) 45524.3
2) 63834.1
3) 29415.7
4) 28115.0
5) 1417.5
6) 412.2
7) 191.0
TOTAL1869100.0
585) Sex of respondent (SEXR)
TOTAL%
1) Male74539.9
2) Female112460.1
TOTAL1869100.0
586) Sex of spouse (SEXS)
TOTAL%
1) Male64857.1
2) Female48742.9
Missing734 
TOTAL1135100.0
587) Age of respondent (AGER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL185846.07518
588) Age of spouse (AGES)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113045.85515
589) Age of respondent: five year categories (AGER5)
TOTAL%
1) 18-19522.8
2) 20-241467.9
3) 25-2920611.1
4) 30-3421711.7
5) 35-3918910.2
6) 40-4419310.4
7) 45-491488.0
8) 50-541085.8
9) 55-59945.1
10) 60-641196.4
11) 65-691327.1
12) 70-74834.5
13) 75 and over1719.2
Missing11 
TOTAL1858100.0
590) Age of spouse: five year categories (AGES5)
TOTAL%
1) 18-1920.2
2) 20-24403.5
3) 25-2911910.5
4) 30-3414012.4
5) 35-3917215.2
6) 40-4412411.0
7) 45-4911410.1
8) 50-54847.4
9) 55-59716.3
10) 60-64988.7
11) 65-69716.3
12) 70-74514.5
13) 75 and over443.9
Missing739 
TOTAL1130100.0
591) Respondent's occupational status ranking code (ROCCSTAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL186940.95223
592) Respondent's occupational type code (ROCCTYPE)
TOTAL%
0) 1146.1
1) 31416.8
2) 21811.7
3) 31016.6
4) 1457.8
5) 1538.2
6) 1417.5
7) 542.9
8) 80.4
9) 26514.2
10) 120.6
11) 261.4
12) 10.1
13) 10.1
14) 30.2
17) 10.1
20) 20.1
21) 60.3
22) 20.1
23) 80.4
24) 20.1
25) 60.3
26) 10.1
27) 60.3
28) 10.1
29) 70.4
30) 20.1
31) 70.4
32) 20.1
33) 20.1
34) 40.2
37) 40.2
38) 20.1
39) 40.2
41) 20.1
47) 10.1
51) 30.2
54) 201.1
57) 40.2
58) 10.1
61) 20.1
65) 10.1
99) 10.1
TOTAL1869100.0
593) Spouse's occupational status ranking (SOCCSTAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL186926.53828
594) Spouse's occupational type code (SOCCTYPE)
TOTAL%
0) 78341.9
1) 1829.7
2) 1769.4
3) 1548.2
4) 854.5
5) 1266.7
6) 1025.5
7) 251.3
8) 40.2
9) 1005.4
10) 160.9
11) 201.1
12) 20.1
14) 40.2
21) 10.1
23) 90.5
24) 10.1
25) 30.2
26) 10.1
27) 30.2
28) 10.1
29) 80.4
31) 40.2
33) 30.2
34) 20.1
35) 20.1
37) 10.1
38) 10.1
39) 40.2
40) 10.1
51) 60.3
54) 291.6
57) 30.2
58) 20.1
59) 10.1
60) 10.1
65) 20.1
99) 10.1
TOTAL1869100.0
595) Planning and development regions (PDR)
TOTAL%
1) 53928.8
2) 26714.3
3) 170.9
4) 693.7
5) 563.0
6) 311.7
7) 412.2
8) 402.1
9) 311.7
10) 563.0
11) 864.6
12) 955.1
13) 482.6
14) 442.4
15) 552.9
16) 442.4
17) 301.6
18) 542.9
19) 251.3
20) 291.6
21) 160.9
22) 522.8
23) 472.5
24) 221.2
25) 382.0
26) 372.0
TOTAL1869100.0
596) Region of state (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Panhandle1156.2
2) Southwest1829.7
3) North23512.6
4) South Central25013.4
5) Omaha area59531.8
6) Southeast49226.3
TOTAL1869100.0
597) Minutes (MINUTES)
TOTAL%
10) 20.1
11) 20.1
12) 80.4
13) 160.9
14) 482.6
15) 683.6
16) 924.9
17) 1296.9
18) 1467.8
19) 1588.5
20) 1487.9
21) 1266.7
22) 1115.9
23) 1196.4
24) 1156.2
25) 945.0
26) 633.4
27) 633.4
28) 754.0
29) 532.8
30) 291.6
31) 281.5
32) 221.2
33) 261.4
34) 160.9
35) 120.6
36) 160.9
37) 110.6
38) 130.7
39) 100.5
40) 80.4
41) 60.3
42) 20.1
43) 30.2
44) 40.2
47) 10.1
48) 30.2
50) 10.1
51) 20.1
52) 10.1
53) 10.1
54) 10.1
55) 10.1
56) 20.1
58) 10.1
63) 10.1
74) 10.1
98) 30.2
998) 80.4
TOTAL1869100.0
598) Marital Status (MARR_NEW)
TOTAL%
1) Married115461.8
2) Never married30716.5
3) Divorced/separated18910.1
4) Widowed21611.6
Missing3 
TOTAL1866100.0
599) Denomination (DENO)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist4911.1
2) Methodist12127.3
3) Lutheran14432.5
4) Presbyterian388.6
5) Episcopalian122.7
6) Other7917.8
Missing1426 
TOTAL443100.0
600) I-EDUC: Do you have a high school diploma or any college degrees? If yes, what is your highest degree? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) No diploma/degree333.5
2) High school diploma37740.5
3) Associate or junior college (L.P.N.)13514.5
4) Bachelor's (R.N.)29531.7
5) Graduate degree919.8
Missing938 
TOTAL931100.0
601) I-RACE: What race do you consider yourself? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White/Caucasian177995.9
2) Chicano/Mexican/Hispanic140.8
3) Black/Negro472.5
4) Other150.8
Missing14 
TOTAL1855100.0
602) I-AGE: Age of respondent: five year categories (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 18-2419810.7
2) 25-3442322.8
3) 35-4438220.6
4) 45-5425613.8
5) 55-6421311.5
6) 65+38620.8
Missing11 
TOTAL1858100.0