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Variable Label: Smoked more than 100 cigarettes in lifetime


TB1.

The next questions are about smoking. Have you smoked more than 100 cigarettes in your lifetime?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES182036.50%09.09%
5NO316663.50%15.82%
-9REFUSED3-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW7-00.03%
.Missing15017-75.04%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Ever smoke cigarette/cigar/pipe, even single puff


TB2

The next questions are about smoking. Have you ever smoked a cigarette, cigar, or pipe, even a single puff?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES134150.15%06.70%
5NO133349.85%06.66%
.Missing17339-86.64%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age began smoking


TB2.

How old were you when you began smoking?

  • Valid N: 1805
  • Refused: 15
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18193
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
17.6305.2217.0004.00067.000
  • Valid Range: 4 - 67
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: How old the very first time


ATB3

How old were you the very first time you ever smoked even a puff of a cigarette, cigar, or pipe?

IF 'ALL MY LIFE' OR 'AS LONG AS I CAN REMEMBER,' CODE: DON'T KNOW

  • Valid N: 1333
  • Refused: 9
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18671
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
15.4505.5015.0000.00062.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 62
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Was it before your teens


ATB3a

Was it before your teens?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES666.67%00.03%
5NO333.33%00.01%
.Missing20004-99.96%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Was it before your twenties


ATB3b

Was it before your twenties

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES3100.00%00.01%
.Missing20010-99.99%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Currently smoke


TB3.

Do you currently smoke?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES115363.35%05.76%
5NO66736.65%03.33%
.Missing18193-90.91%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Ever smoke at least 1/week for 2 months or more


TB4

Was there ever a period in your life lasting at least two months when you smoked at least once per week?

IF 'ALL MY LIFE' OR 'AS LONG AS I CAN REMEMBER,' CODE: DON'T KNOW

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES26119.45%01.30%
5NO108180.55%05.40%
.Missing18671-93.29%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age stopped smoking


TB4.

How old were you when you stopped smoking?

  • Valid N: 660
  • Refused: 7
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19346
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
38.2213.5036.0012.00091.000
  • Valid Range: 12 - 91
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Current smoker, how old the very first time


ATB5ITR1

The next questions are about smoking. You reported earlier that you are a current smoker. How old were you the very first time you ever smoked even a puff of a cigarette, cigar or pipe?

IF 'ALL MY LIFE' OR 'AS LONG AS I CAN REMEMBER,' CODE: DON'T KNOW

  • Valid N: 1636
  • Refused: 14
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18363
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
14.3004.6614.0000.00059.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 59
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Ex smoker, how old the very first time


ATB5ITR2

The next questions are about smoking. You reported earlier that you are an ex-smoker. How old were you the very first time you ever smoked even a puff of a cigarette, cigar, or pipe?

IF 'ALL MY LIFE' OR 'AS LONG AS I CAN REMEMBER,' CODE: DON'T KNOW

  • Valid N: 1404
  • Refused: 17
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18592
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
14.4804.3515.0000.00040.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 40
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Current smoker, was it before your teens


ATB5I1a

Was it before your teens?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES861.54%00.04%
5NO538.46%00.02%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing19999-99.93%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Current smoker, was it before your twenties


ATB5I1b

Was it before your twenties

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES583.33%00.02%
5NO116.67%00.00%
.Missing20007-99.97%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Ex smoker, was it before your teens


ATB5I2a

Was it before your teens?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES433.33%00.02%
5NO866.67%00.04%
-8DONT KNOW5-00.02%
.Missing19996-99.92%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Ex smoker, was it before your twenties


ATB5I2b

Was it before your twenties

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES777.78%00.03%
5NO222.22%00.01%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing20000-99.94%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # cigarettes smoked per day


TB5.

How many cigarettes per day do you smoke?

PLEASE ENTER THE NUMBER

  • Valid N: 1140
  • Refused: 12
  • Don't Know: 1
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18860
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
09.0307.3608.0001.00065.000
  • Valid Range: 1 - 65
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Cigarettes or packs smoked per day


TB5a.

(Is that cigarettes or packs?)

1 CIGARETTES

2 PACKS

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1CIGARETTES101188.22%05.05%
2PACKS13511.78%00.67%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW6-00.03%
.Missing18860-94.24%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: How old, first time, once a week for 2 months


ATB6

How old were you the very first time you smoked tobacco at least once a week for a period of at least two months?

IF 'ALL MY LIFE' OR 'AS LONG AS I CAN REMEMBER,' CODE: DON'T KNOW?

(IF VOL.) 'NEVER' CODE: 997

  • Valid N: 3228
  • Refused: 44
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 59
  • Missing (System): 16682
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
17.1304.7516.0000.00055.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 55
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: How old, first time, every day for 2 months


ATB6a

How old were you the very first time you smoked tobacco (READ SLOWLY)every day or nearly everyday for a period of at least two months?

IF 'ALL MY LIFE' OR 'AS LONG AS I CAN REMEMBER,' CODE: 'DON'T KNOW'

(IF VOL.) 'NEVER' CODE: 997

  • Valid N: 3059
  • Refused: 33
  • Don't Know: 1
  • Missing (Other): 179
  • Missing (System): 16741
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
17.9805.3717.0000.00065.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 65
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Was it before your teens


ATB6aa

Was it before your teens?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES1229.27%00.06%
5NO2970.73%00.14%
-8DONT KNOW3-00.01%
.Missing19969-99.78%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Was it before your twenties


ATB6ab

Was it before your twenties

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES1758.62%00.08%
5NO1241.38%00.06%
-8DONT KNOW3-00.01%
.Missing19981-99.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Was it before your teens


ATB6aaa

Was it before your teens?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES724.14%00.03%
5NO2275.86%00.11%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing19980-99.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Was it before your twenties


ATB6aab

Was it before your twenties

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES1257.14%00.06%
5NO942.86%00.04%
-8DONT KNOW5-00.02%
.Missing19987-99.87%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: How soon after waking you smoke first cigarette


TB6.

How soon after you wake in the morning do you smoke your first cigarette?

(ENTER TIME IN HOURS OR MINUTES, THEN PRESS ENTER TO RECORD WHETHER IT IS IN HOURS OR MINUTES)

  • Valid N: 1127
  • Refused: 24
  • Don't Know: 2
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18860
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
08.1510.1004.0001.00059.000
  • Valid Range: 1 - 59
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Hours or minutes after waking smoked 1st cigarette


TB6a.

ENTER THE UNIT OF TIME: Hours or Minutes.

1 HOURS

2 MINUTES

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1HOURS51445.33%02.57%
2MINUTES62054.67%03.10%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW17-00.08%
.Missing18860-94.24%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Smoked most freq-# cigarettes smoked per day


TB8.

Think about the time when you smoked most frequently. How many cigarettes did you smoke per day during the period when you were smoking the most?

  • Valid N: 1798
  • Refused: 19
  • Don't Know: 3
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18193
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
10.6410.5208.0001.00065.000
  • Valid Range: 1 - 65
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Cigarettes or packs smoked per day


TB8a.

(Is that cigarettes or packs?)

1 CIGARETTES

2 PACKS

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1CIGARETTES132673.58%06.63%
2PACKS47626.42%02.38%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW16-00.08%
.Missing18193-90.91%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Past 12 months-# days smoked at least 1 cigarette/cigar/pipe


TB9

Think about the past 12 months. About how many days out of the last 365 did you smoke at least one cigarette, cigar, or pipe?

  • Valid N: 3083
  • Refused: 10
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 16920
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
189.44173.65250.0000.000365.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 365
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Days smoked in past year-# of cigarrettes per day


TB10

On the days you smoked in the past 12 months, about how many cigarettes did you usually have per day?

  • Valid N: 1937
  • Refused: 7
  • Don't Know: 1
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18068
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
15.1612.4014.0000.000200.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 200
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Days smoked in past year-# of cigars per day


TB10a

(On the days you smoked in the past 12 months,) ...about how many cigars did you usually have per day?

  • Valid N: 1941
  • Refused: 4
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18068
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
00.2001.4700.0000.00040.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 40
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Days smoked in past year-# of pipes per day


TB10b

(On the days you smoked in the past 12 months,) ... about how many times did you usually smoke a pipe per day?

  • Valid N: 1941
  • Refused: 3
  • Don't Know: 1
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18068
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
00.0300.4500.0000.00012.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 12
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Year in life when smoked more than past year


TB11

Was there ever a year in your life when you smoked more than you did in the past 12 months?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES100151.65%05.00%
5NO93748.35%04.68%
-8DONT KNOW7-00.03%
.Missing18068-90.28%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Year(s) smoked freq-# days at least 1 cigarette/cigar/pipe


TB12

Think about the year or years in your life when you smoked most. During that time, about how many days out of 365 did you smoke at least one cigarette, cigar, or pipe?

  • Valid N: 2133
  • Refused: 18
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 17862
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
335.8687.14365.0000.000365.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 365
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Year(s) smoked freq-# cigarette/cigar/pipe per day


TB13a

On the days you smoked during that time, about how many cigarettes, cigars, and pipes did you usually have per day?

(IF NEC: How many cigars? How many pipes?)

ENTER THE NUMBER OF CIGARETTES FIRST AND PRESS ENTER

  • Valid N: 2131
  • Refused: 19
  • Don't Know: 1
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 17862
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
23.4422.2420.0000.000365.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 365
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Year(s) smoked freq-# cigars smoked per day


TB13b

ENTER THE NUMBER OF CIGARS

  • Valid N: 2143
  • Refused: 8
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 17862
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
00.4508.1500.0000.000365.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 365
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Year(s) smoked freq-# pipes smoked per day


TB13c

ENTER THE NUMBER OF PIPES

  • Valid N: 2143
  • Refused: 8
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 17862
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
00.4108.8100.0000.000365.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 365
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # of different years in life smoked daily/almost daily


TB14

How many different years in your life did you smoke daily or almost daily?

  • Valid N: 3053
  • Refused: 40
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 16920
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
17.5513.8815.0000.00072.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 72
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Ever had irresistable desire to smoke that couldn't think of else


TB15

The next questions are about some problems you may have had because of smoking tobacco. First, was there ever a time when you often had such a strong desire to smoke that you couldn't resist having a cigarette, cigar, or pipe, or found it difficult to think of anything else?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES175556.89%08.77%
5NO133043.11%06.65%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW7-00.03%
.Missing16920-84.55%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Developed physical tolerance over time so no negative effects


TB15a

Over time did you develop a physical tolerance for tobacco, so you were able to smoke more without negative effects like nausea, irritability, or restlessness?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES191662.70%09.57%
5NO114037.30%05.70%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW36-00.18%
.Missing16920-84.55%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Exp physical symptoms when cut down/stop smoking


TB15b

People who cut down or stop smoking after smoking steadily for some time may not feel well. Did you ever have times when you stopped, cut down, or went without smoking and then experienced physical symptoms like fatigue, headaches, constipation, upset stomach, weakness, or trouble sleeping?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES90329.39%04.51%
5NO216970.61%10.84%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW20-00.10%
.Missing16920-84.55%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Exp emotional symptoms when cut down/stop smoking


TB15c

Did you ever have times when you stopped, cut down, or went without smoking and then experienced emotional symptoms like irritability, nervousness, restlessness, trouble concentrating or feeling depressed?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES81833.28%04.09%
5NO164066.72%08.19%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW12-00.06%
.Missing17542-87.65%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Smoked to avoid physical/emotional symptoms


TB15d

Did you ever have times when you smoked to keep from having problems like these?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES25415.43%01.27%
5NO139284.57%06.96%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW11-00.05%
.Missing18355-91.72%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Smoked even though promised self not to


TB15e

Did you have times when you smoked even though you promised yourself you wouldn't?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES140657.13%07.03%
5NO105542.87%05.27%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW9-00.04%
.Missing17542-87.65%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Smoked more frequently/days in row than intended


TB15f

Were there ever times when you smoked more frequently or for more days in a row than you intended?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES22421.27%01.12%
5NO82978.73%04.14%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW12-00.06%
.Missing18947-94.67%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Tried to cut down/stop smoking and unable to do so


TB15g

Were there times when you tried to stop or cut down on your smoking and found that you were not able to do so?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES133154.04%06.65%
5NO113245.96%05.66%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW7-00.03%
.Missing17542-87.65%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Chain smoked for several days or more


TB15h

Did you ever have periods of several days or more when you chain-smoked, that is, started another cigarette as soon as you had finished one?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES59328.47%02.96%
5NO149071.53%07.45%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing17929-89.59%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Reduced/gave up important activities for month or more


TB15i

Did you ever have a period of a month or longer when you gave up or greatly reduced important activities - like sports, work, or associating with friends and family - so you could smoke?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES10304.94%00.51%
5NO198095.06%09.89%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing17929-89.59%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Tobacco ever caused physical problems


TB15j

Did tobacco ever cause you any physical problems like coughing, difficulty breathing, lung trouble, or problems with your heart or blood pressure?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES83240.06%04.16%
5NO124559.94%06.22%
-8DONT KNOW7-00.03%
.Missing17929-89.59%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Continue smoking regarless of physical problems


TB15k

Did you continue to smoke even though you had any of these physical problems?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES71185.66%03.55%
5NO11914.34%00.59%
-8DONT KNOW2-00.01%
.Missing19181-95.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Tobacco ever caused emotional problems


TB15l

Did tobacco ever cause you any emotional problems like irritability, nervousness, restlessness, difficulty concentrating, or depression?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES10607.78%00.53%
5NO125792.22%06.28%
-8DONT KNOW10-00.05%
.Missing18640-93.14%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Continue smoking regardless of emotional problems


TB15m

Did you continue to smoke even though you had any of these emotional problems?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES9185.05%00.45%
5NO1614.95%00.08%
.Missing19906-99.47%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Remember exact age of very 1st smoking problem


TB16_1

You reported that [(KEY PHRASES FOR ALL YES RESPONSES IN *TB15 SERIES)] Can you remember your exact age the very first time you had [(this/either of these)]?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES28062.22%01.40%
5NO17037.78%00.85%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW37-00.18%
.Missing19525-97.56%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Remember exact age 1st time any smoking related problems


TB21

You reported having a number of smoking-related problems. Can you remember your exact age the very first time you had any of these problems?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES129762.81%06.48%
5NO76837.19%03.84%
-9REFUSED9-00.04%
-8DONT KNOW147-00.73%
.Missing17792-88.90%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age of very 1st smoking related problems


TB21a

(IF NEC: How old were you?)

  • Valid N: 1570
  • Refused: 6
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18437
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
27.2911.7223.5005.00075.000
  • Valid Range: 5 - 75
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: How old, first time, any problem


ATB21b

About how old were you the first time you had [(this problem/any of these problems)] because of smoking?

IF 'ALL MY LIFE' OR 'AS LONG AS I CAN REMEMBER,' CODE: DON'T KNOW

  • Valid N: 640
  • Refused: 479
  • Don't Know: 13
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18881
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
27.4511.0625.0004.00070.000
  • Valid Range: 4 - 70
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Was it before your teens


ATB211a

Was it before your teens?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES701.68%00.03%
5NO41098.32%02.05%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW61-00.30%
.Missing19534-97.61%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Was it before your twenties


ATB211b

Was it before your twenties

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES8621.83%00.43%
5NO30878.17%01.54%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW77-00.38%
.Missing19541-97.64%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Recent time of smoking related problems


TB22

How recently did you have [(this problem/any of these problems)] because of smoking - in the past month, 2 to 6 months ago, 7 to 12 months ago, or more than 12 months ago?

1 PAST MONTH

2 2 TO 6 MONTHS AGO

3 7 TO 12 MONTHS AGO

4 MORE THAN 12 MONTHS AGO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1PAST MONTH47918.32%02.39%
22 TO 6 MONTHS AGO23108.84%01.15%
37 TO 12 MONTHS AGO14305.47%00.71%
4MORE THAN 12 MONTHS AGO176167.37%08.80%
-9REFUSED16-00.08%
-8DONT KNOW76-00.38%
.Missing17307-86.48%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: How old, last time, any problem


ATB23

How old were you the last time you had any of these problems?

  • Valid N: 1575
  • Refused: 183
  • Don't Know: 3
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18252
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
34.3513.4831.0004.00083.000
  • Valid Range: 4 - 83
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Was it before your teens


ATB23a

Was it before your teens?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES503.40%00.02%
5NO14296.60%00.71%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW36-00.18%
.Missing19829-99.08%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Was it before your twenties


ATB23b

Was it before your twenties

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES1712.06%00.08%
5NO12487.94%00.62%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW37-00.18%
.Missing19834-99.11%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # different years ever had at least 1 smoking problem


TB24

How many different years in your life did you ever have at least one of these problems?

  • Valid N: 1917
  • Refused: 309
  • Don't Know: 15
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 17772
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
07.4109.4203.0000.00080.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 80
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Had 3 or more smoking related problems in same year


TB25

Did you ever have three [(or more)] of these problems in the same year?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES65030.70%03.25%
5NO146769.30%07.33%
-9REFUSED11-00.05%
-8DONT KNOW113-00.56%
.Missing17772-88.80%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: How old, first time, 3 or more problems, same year


ATB26

How old were you the first time you had three [(or more)] of these problems in the same year?

IF 'ALL MY LIFE' OR 'AS LONG AS I CAN REMEMBER,' CODE: DON'T KNOW

  • Valid N: 571
  • Refused: 79
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19363
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
27.7411.9924.0004.00072.000
  • Valid Range: 4 - 72
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Was it before your teens


ATB26a

Was it before your teens?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES304.00%00.01%
5NO7296.00%00.36%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing19934-99.61%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Was it before your twenties


ATB26b

Was it before your twenties

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES1115.71%00.05%
5NO5984.29%00.29%
-8DONT KNOW6-00.03%
.Missing19937-99.62%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: How soon after waking you smoke 1st cigarette/cigar/pipe


TB31

How soon after you wake up do you smoke your first cigarette, cigar, or pipe - within 5 minutes after waking, within 6 to 30 minutes, within 31 to 60 minutes, or more than one hour after waking?

1 WITHIN 5 MINUTES

2 WITHIN 6 - 30 MINUTES

3 WITHIN 31 - 60 MINUTES

4 MORE THAN 1 HOUR

5 (IF VOL) I DON T SMOKE ANYMORE

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1WITHIN 5 MINUTES25930.47%01.29%
2WITHIN 6 - 30 MINUTES24128.35%01.20%
3WITHIN 31 - 60 MINUTES10712.59%00.53%
4MORE THAN 1 HOUR18521.76%00.92%
5(IF VOL) I DON T SMOKE ANYMORE5806.82%00.29%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing19159-95.73%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Difficult to refrain from smoking in forbidden places


TB32

Do you find it difficult to refrain from smoking in places where it is forbidden to smoke - for example, in church, at the library, in the movie theater, or in no-smoking sections of restaurants or office buildings?

1 YES

5 NO

7 (IF VOL) I DON T SMOKE ANYMORE

A discrepancy exists between the question text in the surveys. You may wish to compare question text to determine how it affects the variable results.

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES37819.40%01.89%
5NO156480.29%07.81%
7(IF VOL) I DON T SMOKE ANYMORE600.31%00.03%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing18064-90.26%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Cigarette/cigar/pipe would most hate to give up


TB33

Which cigarette (or cigar or pipe) would you most hate to give up - the first one in the morning, a smoke while watching television, or some other smoke?

1 FIRST ONE IN THE MORNING

2 WHILE WATCHING TV

3 SOME OTHER SMOKE

4 (IF VOL) I DON T SMOKE ANYMORE

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1FIRST ONE IN THE MORNING34544.81%01.72%
2WHILE WATCHING TV3504.55%00.17%
3SOME OTHER SMOKE37949.22%01.89%
4(IF VOL) I DON T SMOKE ANYMORE1101.43%00.05%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW19-00.09%
.Missing19223-96.05%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Smoke more frequently first hours after waking than rest of day


TB34

Do you smoke more frequently during the first hours after waking than during the rest of the day?

1 YES

5 NO

7 (IF VOL) I DON T SMOKE ANYMORE

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES27435.35%01.37%
5NO49563.87%02.47%
7(IF VOL) I DON T SMOKE ANYMORE600.77%00.03%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing19234-96.11%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Smoke even when so ill and in bed most of day


TB35

When you are so ill that you are in bed most of the day, do you smoke?

1 YES

5 NO

6 (IF VOL) NEVER THAT SICK

7 (IF VOL) I DON T SMOKE ANYMORE

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES26834.72%01.34%
5NO47461.40%02.37%
6(IF VOL) NEVER THAT SICK3003.89%00.15%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing19240-96.14%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # different times seriously attempted to quit smoking


TB36

Starting from the time you [(were AGE GIVEN IN TB21a OR TB21b/ began having any of these problems)], how many different times did you ever make a serious attempt to quit smoking?

  • Valid N: 2310
  • Refused: 73
  • Don't Know: 5
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 17625
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
04.8326.5002.0000.000997.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 997
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Since serious attempt to quit, longest gone without smoking


TB38

Since then, what is the longest period of time you have ever gone without smoking?

FIRST ENTER THE NUMBER

  • Valid N: 1953
  • Refused: 8
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18052
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
08.6511.4805.0000.000176.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 176
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Unit of time longest gone without smoking, TB38


TB38a

ENTER UNIT OF TIME

1 DAYS

2 WEEKS

3 MONTHS

4 YEARS

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1DAYS35518.17%01.77%
2WEEKS21210.85%01.06%
3MONTHS48624.87%02.43%
4YEARS90146.11%04.50%
-8DONT KNOW7-00.03%
.Missing18052-90.20%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # different times gone without smoking for 3 months +


TB40

How many different times have you gone without smoking for three months or longer?

  • Valid N: 883
  • Refused: 19
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19111
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
03.2306.3202.0000.00098.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 98
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Used nicotine gum or patch to quit smoking


TB41a

Have you ever in your life used any of the following types of treatments to help you cut down or quit smoking:

nicotine gum or a nicotine patch?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES61131.17%03.05%
5NO134968.83%06.74%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing18052-90.20%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Used prescription medication to quit smoking


TB41b

(Have you ever in your life used any of the following types of treatments to help you cut down or quit smoking:)

...a prescription medicine?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES25813.16%01.29%
5NO170386.84%08.51%
.Missing18052-90.20%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Used nicotine-free cigarettes to quit smoking


TB41c

(Have you ever in your life used any of the following types of treatments to help you cut down or quit smoking:)

...nicotine-free cigarettes?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES5602.86%00.28%
5NO190497.14%09.51%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing18052-90.20%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Went to groups or classes to quit smoking


TB41d

(Have you ever in your life used any of the following types of treatments to help you cut down or quit smoking:)

...a class or group for people trying to quit smoking?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES17408.87%00.87%
5NO178791.13%08.93%
.Missing18052-90.20%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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