Codes and Frequencies
For sample adults who have trouble seeing (and those who had diabetic retinopathy, cataracts, glaucoma, or macular degeneration for the 2002 survey), this variable reports if the person used any vision rehabilitation services, such as "job training, counseling, or training in daily living skills and mobility."
This variable is included in the Sample Adult Vision Supplement, sponsored by the National Eye Institute.
- 2002: Sample adults age 18+ who had any trouble seeing even when wearing glasses/lenses or who had diabetic retinopathy, cataracts, glaucoma, or macular degeneration in the past 12 months.
- 2008; 2016 2017: Sample adults 18+ who have trouble seeing.
- 2002, 2008, 2016-2017
- 2002, 2008, 2016-2017 : SAMPWEIGHT