Codes and Frequencies
For sample adults aged 18 and over, MDWTLOSADV reports whether, during the past 12 months, a doctor or health professional told the respondent to control weight or lose weight.
MDWTLOSADV is one of a series of variables dealing with doctor advice. For related variables, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus.
- 2006: Sample adults age 18+.
- 2006 : SAMPWEIGHT