Codes and Frequencies
For sample persons age 18 and over who were ever diagnosed with more than one kind of cancer, CANRECDIAGDY reports the year the person was diagnosed with his or her most recent cancer.
This question was also asked of persons for whom the number of kinds of cancer was unknown.
CANRECDIAGDY was first introduced as part of the 1992 Cancer Supplement. For related variables and more information, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus.
- 1992: Sample persons age 18+ in quarters 1 and 2, and in 2 weeks of quarter 3 who were ever diagnosed with cancer and had 2+ kinds of cancer or for whom the number of kinds of cancer was unknown.
- 1992 : SAMPWEIGHT