Codes and Frequencies
For sample females ages 40 and older who have ever had a breast exam, BREXEVYPROB reports whether the respondent has ever had a breast exam because of a health problem.
BREXEVYPROB was first 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.
- 1987 : SAMPWEIGHT