Codes and Frequencies
For sample females ages 40 and older who have had a breast physical exam, but did not know the exact month and year of the last exam or the time since the last exam, BREX1GT1YR reports whether the last breast physical exam was within the past year, or more than a year ago.
BREX1GT1YR was introduced as part of a supplement on cancer control. For related variables, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus.
- 1987: Half of female sample persons age 40+ (excluded from CAEP supplement) who have ever heard of a breast physical exam and have ever had a breast physical exam, but didn't know month/year of last exam and didn't know time since last exam.
- 1987 : SAMPWEIGHT