Codes and Frequencies
For sample persons who use a device to control bowel movements or urination, LABMUREQTYP reports the type of device she/he uses. See Codes tab for response categories.
This variable is part of a series of variables related to the difficulty of doing various activities due to a physical/mental condition, the use of help from others to carry on such activities, and the number of years this difficulty has persisted. For related variables, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus.
- 1979-1980: Persons who have a colostomy, a urinary catheter, or other device to help control bowel movements or urination.
- 1979-1980 : PERWEIGHT