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Quarterly Labour Force Survey, March - May, 1998 Variables

healpb02 — Past health problems 2

Value Label Count Percentage Filename: qlfsmm98
-9.00 Does not apply 147301 n/a%  n/a%
-8.00 No answer 0 n/a%  n/a%
1.00 Arms,hands 4 0%  0%
2.00 Legs or feet 73 16%  16%
3.00 Back or neck 72 16%  16%
4.00 Difficulty in seeing 5 1%  1%
5.00 Difficulty in hearing 8 1%  1%
6.00 Speech impediment 2 0%  0%
7.00 Skin conditions,allergies 15 3%  3%
8.00 Chest,breathing problems 43 9%  9%
9.00 Heart,blood,pressure,circulation 30 6%  6%
10.00 Stomach,liver,kidney,digestion 36 8%  8%
11.00 Diabetes 2 0%  0%
12.00 Depression,bad nerves 26 5%  5%
13.00 Epilepsy 7 1%  1%
14.00 Learning difficulties 1 0%  0%
15.00 Mental illness,phobia,panics 33 7%  7%
16.00 Progressive illness n.e.c. 11 2%  2%
17.00 Other problems,disabilities 67 15%  15%
147736 cases , missing values -8, -9 .

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Notes

Please note that the coding for 'No answer' is -8 and for 'Does not apply' it is -9.

Question

"... and what were these health problems or disabilities (that have lasted for longer than one year)? problems or disabilities (including arthritis or rheumatism) connected with your arms or hands, legs or feet, back or neck; do you have difficulty in seeing (while wearing spectacles or contact lenses); difficulty in hearing; a speech impediment, severe disfigurement, skin conditions, allergies; chest or breathing problems, asthma, bronchitis; heart, blood pressure or blood circulation problems; stomach, liver, kidney or digestive problems; diabetes; depression, bad nerves or anxiety; epilepsy; severe or specific learning difficulties (mental handicap); mental illness or suffer from phobias, panics or other nervous disorders; progressive illness not included elsewhere (e.g. cancer not included elsewhere, multiple sclerosis, symptomatic HIV, Parkinson's disease, muscular dystrophy); other health problems or disabilities? Past health problem 2"

Universe

APPLIES IF HEALYR = 1 (long term health problem/disability in the past)

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