Data Cart

Your data extract

0 variables
0 samples
View Cart
Time since hospitalized overnight for diverticulitis

Codes and Frequencies

Can't find the category you are looking for? Try the Detailed codes


For sample persons age 18 and older who ever had diverticulitis and were ever hospitalized overnight for diverticulitis, DIVHOSPTIM indicates, in pre-specified time intervals, how long ago she/he was hospitalized overnight for diverticulitis. Please see the Codes tab for additional information about the time intervals used for the response categories.

This variable is part of the 1989 Digestive Disorders supplement, fielded to provide data on the nature and prevalence of symptoms attributed to disorders of the lower digestive tract in the adult population. The data provide prevalence estimates on certain common digestive disorders and complaints. Please use the IPUMS NHIS search functions or drop-down menus for additional variables that are part of this supplement.


There are no comparability issues with this variable.


  • 1989: Sample persons age 18+ who ever had diverticulitis and who were ever hospitalized overnight for diverticulitis.


  • 1989