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Never used yoga because: Not proven to work

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For sample adults who had never used yoga (YTQYOGAEV), YTQNEVPROOF identifies those who responded, "Medical science has not shown that it works" when asked, "Please tell me the reasons why you have never used yoga." Respondents could supply more than one reason for never having used yoga.

Other reasons for never using yoga are recorded in the following variables:

Although 16 alternative health modalities were covered in the 2007 alternative health supplement, only in the case of acupuncture (see ACUNEVCOST), chiropractic and osteopathic manipulation (see COMNEVCOST), meditation (see RELNEVCOST), and yoga were survey participants who had ever used a method questioned about why they had never used the method.

For more information about the full range of variables related yoga, including definitions, see YTQYOGYR.


YTQNEVPROOF is only available in 2007.


  • 2007: Sample adults age 18+ who have never practiced yoga.


  • 2007