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Name
Label/Question
1.

Sequential Record Identifier (Added by ICPSR)

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
2.

Do you take aspirin daily or every other day for your heart?

Do you take aspirin daily or every other day for your heart?

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
3.

Respondent Race

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
4.

Age Group

Age group in years

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
5.

Age groups 40 years or older

Age groups 40 years or older NOTE: uses demog25 =1,2

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
6.

Age groups 50 years or older

Age groups 50 years or older

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
7.

Respondent Gender

Respondent Gender

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
8.

Nativity - U.S. or Foreign born

Nativity - U.S. or Foreign born

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
9.

How long have you lived in this country?

How long have you lived in this country? NOTE: response options same '06-'08 differs from other years

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
10.

The language spoken most often at home

The language spoken most often at home NOTE: response options same '07, different from 05&06

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
11.

Marital Status

Marital Status NOTE: Response options '07/'08 differ from previous years

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
12.

Sexual identity

Sexual identity

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
13.

Employment Status

Employment NOTE: response options and response order differ '07/'08 from previous years

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
14.

Household annual income from all sources by poverty level

Household annual income from all sources by poverty level

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
15.

Weight in 3 categories for all (with and without BMI)

Weight in 3 categories for all (with and without BMI) NOTE: wording differences across the surveys in the follow up questions

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
16.

United Health Fund Neighborhood

34 United Hospital Fund neighborhoods NOTE: few neighborhoods combined due to the survey design categorized 1 to 34

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
17.

Borough of residence

Borough of residence

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
18.

District Public Health Offices in New York City

District Public Health Offices in New York City NOTE: EXPANDED Sept 2005

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
19.

Neighborhood poverty in tertiles

Neighborhood poverty in tertiles NOTE: percent of UHF <200 percent FPL, Census 2000

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
20.

Smoking status

Smoking status

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
21.

Stopped smoking for one day or longer during the past 12 months

Stopped smoking for one day ('24 hrs' CHS Fall03-08) or longer during past 12 months?

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
22.

Past 12 months, used any of following aids: nicotine patch, gum, lozenge, nasal spray or inhaler to help quit?

Past 12 months, used any of following aids: nicotine patch, gum, lozenge, nasal spray or inhaler to help quit? NOTE: among current & former smokers <1 yr ... (view details)

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
23.

Past 12 months, use perscription pills like: Zyban, Bupropion or Chantix to block craving of smoking?

Past 12 months, use presciption pills like: Zyban, Bupropion or Chantix to block craving of smoking? NOTE: among current & former smokers <1 yr ... (view details)

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
24.

If you were to walk from your home to purchase fresh fruits/vegetables, how long would it take to get there?

If you were to walk from your home to purchase fresh fruits/vegetables, how long would it take to get there?

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
25.

Total servings of fruit and/or vegetables you ate yesterday

Total servings of fruit and/or vegetables you ate yesterday?

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
26.

Drink 2 or more sodas per day

Drink 2 or more sodas per day?

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
27.

During the past 30 days other than your regular job, did you participate in any physical activities or exercises?

During the past 30 days other than your regular job, did you participate in any physical activities or exercises? NOTE: wording differs in 05 only ... (view details)

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
28.

On a typical weekday do you walk up at least one floor of stairs at home or work?

On a typical weekday do you walk up at least one floor of stairs at home or work? NOTE: Excludes unable to climb stairs

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
29.

Condom use at last sex

Condom use at last sex? NOTE: wording same as 06 for males, differs from all other years (asked as 1 question)

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
30.

Women who report having sex with women

Women who report having sex with women NOTE: among sexually active women only

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
31.

Total number of sex partners of either gender

Total number of sex partners of either gender

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
32.

Men who report having sex with men

Men who report having sex with men NOTE: among sexually active men only

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
33.

Had an HIV test in the past 12 months

Had an HIV test in the past 12 months? NOTE: among all adults

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
34.

Ever had an HIV test

Ever had an HIV test? NOTE: among all adults

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
35.

Mammogram <2 yrs ago

Mammogram <2 yrs ago NOTE: wording differS 07, 08 (uses DEMOG25 =1,2)

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
36.

Among all women with or without hysterectomy

Among all women with or without hysterectomy - had pap smear 3yrs ago NOTE: wording differs in 07, 08

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
37.

Colonoscopy past 10 yrs among 50+

Colonoscopy past 10 yrs among 50+ NOTE: (denominator all) Question & response options differ

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
38.

Heavy drinking

Heavy drinking - All NOTE: same as CHS 05,07

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
39.

How many times during the past 30 days (>=5 drinks) on one occasion?

How many times during the past 30 days (>=5 drinks) on one occasion? NOTE: minor wording change in CHS 07, 08

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
40.

Non specified psycological distress

Non specified psycological distress

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
41.

Ever been told by a doctor, nurse, other health care provider that you have depression?

Ever been told by doctor, nurse, other health care professional that you have depression? NOTE: same as 05 v1, 06, 07

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
42.

First told about depression in the last 12 months?

First told depression in the last 12 months? NOTE: denominator is all adults (wording differs fr 06, 07)

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
43.

Received any counseling or taken prescription medication for depression in last 12 months

Received any counseling or taken prescription medication for depression in last 12 months? NOTE: among EVER TOLD depression

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
44.

Thinking of mental health including stress, depression, and problems with emotions, how many days in the past 30 days was your mental health not good

Thinking of mental health including stress, depression, and problems with emotions, how many days in the past 30 days was your mental health not good? NOTE: question wording differs from '03 but, same as '05-'07. Response option 'none' changed in ... (view details)

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
45.

Ever told by a doctor, nurse, other health professional you have hypertension, also called high blood pressure?

Ever told by a doctor, nurse, other health professional you have hypertension, also called high blood pressure? NOTE: same as 06,07 differs other years ... (view details)

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
46.

Ever been told you have high cholesterol?

Ever been told you have high cholesterol? NOTE: question change from 02 - asked of ALL respondents in 08

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
47.

Are you currently taking medication to lower your high cholestrol?

Are you currently taking medication to lower your high cholesterol? NOTE: word change from 02 (denom is toldhighchol=Yes)

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
48.

Ever been told you have diabetes ?

Ever been told have diabetes? NOTE: wording same 07, differs from earlier years

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
49.

Self-reported general health status

Self-reported general health status

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.


Name
Label/Question
50.

Primary Care Physician

Primary Care Physician NOTE: wording and answer choices differ between years

Taken from: New York City Community Health Survey, 2008.

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