Codes and Frequencies
For sample persons age 55 and over, this variable indicates if the respondent had an aneurysm in past 12 months. A definition of aneurysm was not provided to respondents and was assumed to be defined by the respondent. The inquiry did not require diagnosis by a medical doctor or health professional.
ANEURYSMYR variable was part of the 1984 Supplement on Aging, which asked respondents if they had or ever had vision, hearing, heart, and bone conditions and other impairments.
Along with ANEURYSMYR, respondents were asked if they had any 4 other conditions in the past 12 months, and could indicate as many as necessary.
- 1984: Sample persons age 55+.
- 1984 : SAMPWEIGHT