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The Resource National Health Interview Survey, 1988 : Occupational Health Supplement, United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics, (electronic resource)

National Health Interview Survey, 1988 : Occupational Health Supplement, United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics, (electronic resource)

Label
National Health Interview Survey, 1988 : Occupational Health Supplement
Title
National Health Interview Survey, 1988
Title remainder
Occupational Health Supplement
Statement of responsibility
United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The basic purpose of the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) is to obtain information about the amount and distribution of illness, its effects in terms of disability and chronic impairments, and the kinds of health services people receive. Each year, the National Center for Health Statistics conducts the NHIS, a personal interview household survey that uses a nationwide sample of the civilian, noninstitutionalized population of the United States. The NHIS includes a core set of questions that remains virtually unchanged across years on a variety of sociodemographic and health-related concerns. In addition, one or more current health topics is selected for special emphasis annually. For this supplement on occupational health, adult sample persons were asked questions regarding their lifetime working status and their work experience in the year prior to the interview. The primary focus of the supplement was on those individuals who had worked at civilian jobs in the prior year. These persons were asked about work-related injuries, back pain, hand discomfort, skin conditions, eye, nose, and throat irritations, health conditions, and smoking. Those who had previously worked, but not in the prior year, were asked questions about lifetime work experience, and then skipped to the questions on chronic conditions and smoking. Sample persons whose work during the prior year was active military duty also followed this sequence of questions. Those who had never worked were only asked about smoking. This collection also contains data from the basic questionnaire (see NATIONAL HEALTH INTERVIEW SURVEY, 1988 [ICPSR 9412]), including age, sex, race, marital status, education, veteran status, income, family relationship, self-reported health status, and activity limitations, and the number of bed days, doctor visits, and hospital stays in the previous ye... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06047
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
combination
Geographic coverage
United States.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
  • ICPSR
  • National Health Interview Survey Series
Series volume
  • 6047
  • 6047
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Health Interview Survey (U.S.)
  • Industrial hygiene
  • Industrial accidents
  • Health surveys
  • Public health
  • Medical care surveys
  • United States
  • Chronic disabilities
  • Chronic illnesses
  • Disabilities
  • Health
  • Health care
  • Health care services
  • Health problems
  • Health status
  • Illness
  • Injuries
  • Occupational safety and health
  • Work environment
Target audience
specialized
Label
National Health Interview Survey, 1988 : Occupational Health Supplement, United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Data File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005048252
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR06047
  • (OCoLC)ocm61156306
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR06047
  • (OCoLC)ocm61156306
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + data collection instrument.
Label
National Health Interview Survey, 1988 : Occupational Health Supplement, United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Data File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005048252
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR06047
  • (OCoLC)ocm61156306
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR06047
  • (OCoLC)ocm61156306
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + data collection instrument.

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