Codes and Frequencies
For sample persons aged 18 and older who have been told by a doctor that they have diabetes and have had an eye exam in which their pupils were dilated during the past 2 years (in 1989) and for sample persons age 18 and older who have had an eye exam performed by a medical doctor in the past 2 years (in 1991), EYEXAMD12MO reports whether the respondent had any kind of eye exam by a medical doctor in the past 12 months.
This variable is part of the Diabetes Supplement in 1989 and the Health Promotion Disease Prevention Supplement in 1991. For related variables and more information about these supplements, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus.
- 1989: Persons age 18+ who have ever been told by a doctor that they have diabetes and who had an eye exam with dilated pupils in the past 13 to 24 months.
- 1991: Sample persons age 18+ who had an eye exam by an M.D. in the past 2 years.
- 1989, 1991