Codes and Frequencies
For sample persons age 55 and older who, by herself/himself and not using aids, has difficulty reaching out, such as to shake someone's hand, FLRECHOUT reports the amount of difficulty she/he faces when engaging in such an activity. See codes tab for response categories.
This variable is part of a series of variables related to the difficulty of doing various activities which may be expected in a work setting or in housework, and the number of years this difficulty has persisted. For related variables, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus.
- 1984: Sample persons age 55+ who have difficulty reaching out.
- 1984 : SAMPWEIGHT