Codes and Frequencies
For sample persons ages 55 and older who have difficulty carrying 25 pounds, FLCARRY25 reports how much difficulty she/he had lifting or carrying something as heavy as 25 pounds, such as two full bags of groceries. Please see the Codes tab for response categories.
FLCARRY25 is part of a series of variables initiated in 1984 dealing with functional limitations. For related variables, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus.
- 1984: Sample persons age 55+ who have difficulty carrying 25 pounds.
- 1984 : SAMPWEIGHT