Codes and Frequencies
For sample adults age 55 and over, CARETAKEDAYS reports if the person had someone (friend, relative, or neighbor) to take care of them for a few days if necessary.
This variable was introduced as part of the 1984 Study on Aging supplement. For related variables, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus.
- 1984: Sample persons age 55+.
- 1984 : SAMPWEIGHT