Codes and Frequencies
For sample persons ages 18 and over who have ever heard of AIDS, or reported the last time she/he saw, heard, or read something about AIDS, AINFMMOTH reports if she/he mentioned a source, other than those already listed,where she/he would get more specific information about AIDS, if she/he wanted more information. Sources listed include: TV, newspaper, brochures, clergy/church, doctor/HMO, company/industry clinic, hospital/ER/OP clinic, other clinic, magazines, medical journals, library, AIDS hotline, public health department, Red Cross/blood bank, radio, relative, friends, and school. More than one source for more specific information about AIDS can be mentioned.
This variable is part of the NHIS supplement on AIDS knowledge and attitudes. For related variables, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus.
- 1987: Sample persons age 18+ in quarter 3 (5th week) and quarter 4 who reported when they last saw, heard, or read something about AIDS or who ever heard of AIDS.
- 1987 : SUPP1WT