Codes and Frequencies
For sample adults who did not make major changes to their diet for health reasons (DIETCHANGEV), NOCHFAM indicates the person agreed that while she/he would like to make dietary changes, the rest of her/his family will not change.
NOCHFAM is part of a series of variables initiated in 1987 related to food, food knowledge, and cancer. For related variables, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus or see DIETCHANGEV.
- 1987: Half of sample persons age 18+ (excluded from CAEP supplement) who have not made any lasting and major changes to what they eat and drink for health reasons (or for whom it was unknown whether they had made such changes).
- 1987 : SAMPWEIGHT