Codes and Frequencies
For sample adults and sample children between the ages of 4 and 17 in 2012, HEREXNO reports the exact number of times the respondent saw a practitioner for herbs or other non-vitamin supplements in the past 12 months.
HERPRACNO reports the number of visits to a practitioner in grouped intervals. This variable is available for previous samples.
Additional information about the use of herbal medicines was collected for respondents who reported using herbal medicines in the past 12 months. Please use the IPUMS NHIS drop-down menus and search function to explore these variables.
- 2012: Sample adults age 18+ and sample children of ages 4-17 who know the number of times they have seen a practitioner for herbs or other non-vitamin supplements, in the past 12 months.
- 2012 : SUPP4WT