Codes and Frequencies
For sample persons age 55 and older in 1984, and age 65 and older in 1986, LAGOUTYN reports if, due to a health or physical problem, she/he has difficulty going outside.
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.
- 1984: Sample persons age 55+.
- 1986: Persons age 65+.
- 1984, 1986