Codes and Frequencies
For all sample adults, SUNBRNN reports the number of times respondents had a sunburn during the previous year.
In the 2005 and forward survey form and in the 2000 Field Representative's Manual, interviewers were instructed to read, if necessary, "By 'sunburn' we mean even a small part of your skin turns red or hurts for 12 hours or more. Also include burns from sunlamps and other indoor tanning devices."
The definition of "sunburn" included in the Field Representative's Manuals for all years reads:
For more information, please see SUN1HR.
- 2000; 2005; 2010; 2015: Sample adults age 18+.
- 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015
- 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015 : SAMPWEIGHT