HC. Healthcare

This module collects information about respondent's past preventative care. Contents include vaccinations, usual source of care, dental care, gynecological visits, regular blood pressure checks, regular blood tests, regular mammograms, regular vision tests and change in behaviors.

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HC002 Question Vaccinations during childhood
HC003 Question Reasons for no childhood vaccinations
HC005 Question Usual source of care
HC005A Question When no usual source of care
HC015 Question Ever regular dentist
HC016 Question Childhood regular dentist
HC017 Question Year regular dentist
HC018 Question Continuity regular dentist
HC018A Question When no dental care
HC025 Question Frequency regular dentist
HC026 Question Reasons for no regular dental care
HC028 Question Regular gynaecological visits
HC029 Question Year regular gyn visits
HC030 Question Continuity regular gyn visits
HC030A Question When no gyn checks
HC037 Question Frequency regular gyn visits
HC038 Question Reasons for no regular gyn visits
HC040 Question Regular blood pressure checks
HC041 Question Year regular blood pressure
HC049 Question Frequency regular blood pressure
HC042 Question Continuity regular blood pressure
HC042A Question When no blood pressure
HC050 Question Reasons for no regular blood pressure
HC052 Question Regular blood tests
HC053 Question Year regular blood tests
HC054 Question Continuity regular blood tests
HC054A Question When no blood tests
HC061 Question Frequency regular blood tests
HC062 Question Reasons for no regular blood tests
HC064 Question Regular mammograms
HC065 Question Year regular mammograms
HC066 Question Continuity regular mammograms
HC066A Question When no mammography
HC073 Question Frequency regular mammograms
HC074 Question Reasons for no regular mammograms
HC076 Question Regular vision tests
HC077 Question Year regular vision tests
HC078 Question Continuity regular vision tests
HC078A Question When no vision tests
HC085 Question Frequency regular vision tests
HC086 Question Reasons for no regular vision tests
HC088 Question Changes in behavior
HC089 Question Start of behaviour change
HC098 Question asked of interviewer Proxy check
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HC002

Vaccinations during childhood

DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD, THAT IS, FROM WHEN YOU WERE BORN UP TO AND INCLUDING AGE 15, HAVE YOU RECEIVED ANY VACCINATIONS?
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If Vaccinations during childhood = 5 »
 
   
 
HC003

Reasons for no childhood vaccinations

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU HAVE NOT RECEIVED ANY VACCINATIONS (DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD)? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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HC005

Usual source of care

HAVE YOU ALWAYS HAD A USUAL SOURCE OF CARE, THAT IS, A PARTICULAR PERSON OR A PLACE THAT YOU WENT TO WHEN YOU WERE SICK OR YOU NEEDED ADVICE ABOUT YOUR HEALTH? IWER:A USUAL SOURCE OF CARE COULD BE A DOCTOR, A NURSE, OR A HEALTH CARE CENTER.
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If Usual source of care = 5 »
 
   
 
HC005A

When no usual source of care

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT HAVE SUCH A USUAL SOURCE OF CARE. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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HC015

Ever regular dentist

HAVE YOU EVER GONE TO A DENTIST REGULARLY FOR CHECK-UPS OR DENTAL CARE?
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If Ever regular dentist = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
   
 
HC016

Childhood regular dentist

DID YOU START GOING REGULARLY TO THE DENTIST DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD (THAT IS, FROM WHEN YOU WERE BORN UP TO AND INCLUDING AGE 15)?
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If Childhood regular dentist = 5 »
 
     
   
HC017

Year regular dentist

IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU START GOING (REGULARLY TO THE DENTIST FOR CHECKUPS OR DENTAL CARE)?
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HC025

Frequency regular dentist

WHEN YOU WERE GOING TO THE DENTIST REGULARLY, HOW OFTEN WAS THAT ON AVERAGE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT LOUD.
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HC018

Continuity regular dentist

SINCE THEN, HAVE YOU ALWAYS GONE REGULARLY (TO THE DENTIST FOR CHECKUPS OR DENTAL CARE)?
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If Continuity regular dentist = 5 »
 
     
   
HC018A

When no dental care

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32.PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT GO TO A DENTIST FOR CHECKUPS OR DENTAL CARE REGULARLY. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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If Ever regular dentist = 5 or Continuity regular dentist = 5 »
 
   
 
HC026

Reasons for no regular dental care

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU [HAVE NEVER GONE/WEREN'T GOING] TO A DENTIST REGULARLY FOR CHECK-UPS OR DENTAL CARE? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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If Male or female = 2 »
 
   
 
HC028

Regular gynaecological visits

HAVE YOU EVER RECEIVED GYNAECOLOGICAL CHECK-UPS REGULARLY OVER THE COURSE OF SEVERAL YEARS?
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If Regular gynaecological visits = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
     
   
HC029

Year regular gyn visits

IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU START RECEIVING GYNAECOLOGICAL CHECK-UPS REGULARLY?
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HC037

Frequency regular gyn visits

WHEN YOU WERE REGULARLY RECEIVING GYNAECOLOGICAL CHECK-UPS, HOW OFTEN WAS THAT ON AVERAGE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT.
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HC030

Continuity regular gyn visits

SINCE THEN, HAVE YOU ALWAYS HAD GYNAECOLOGICAL CHECK-UPS REGULARLY?
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If Continuity regular gyn visits = 5 »
 
       
     
HC030A

When no gyn checks

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT HAVE GYNAECOLOGICAL CHECK-UPS REGULARLY. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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If Regular gynaecological visits = 5 or Continuity regular gyn visits = 5 »
 
     
   
HC038

Reasons for no regular gyn visits

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU [HAVE NEVER RECEIVED/STOPPED RECEIVING] GYNAECOLOGICAL CHECK-UPS REGULARLY? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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HC040

Regular blood pressure checks

HAVE YOU EVER HAD YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKED REGULARLY OVER THE COURSE OF SEVERAL YEARS?
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If Regular blood pressure checks = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
   
 
HC041

Year regular blood pressure

IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU START HAVING YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKED REGULARLY?
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HC049

Frequency regular blood pressure

(WHEN YOU WERE HAVING YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKED REGULARLY,) HOW OFTEN WAS THAT ON AVERAGE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT LOUD.
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HC042

Continuity regular blood pressure

SINCE THEN, HAVE YOU ALWAYS HAD YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKED REGULARLY?
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If Continuity regular blood pressure = 5 »
 
     
   
HC042A

When no blood pressure

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT HAVE YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKED REGULARLY. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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If Regular blood pressure checks = 5 or Continuity regular blood pressure = 5 »
 
   
 
HC050

Reasons for no regular blood pressure

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU [HAVE NEVER HAD/STOPPED HAVING] YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKED REGULARLY? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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HC052

Regular blood tests

HAVE YOU EVER HAD YOUR BLOOD TESTED REGULARLY OVER THE COURSE OF SEVERAL YEARS, FOR EXAMPLE FOR MEASUREMENTS OF CHOLESTEROL OR BLOOD SUGAR?
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If Regular blood tests = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
   
 
HC053

Year regular blood tests

IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU START HAVING YOUR BLOOD TESTED REGULARLY?
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HC061

Frequency regular blood tests

WHEN YOU WERE HAVING YOUR BLOOD TESTED REGULARLY, HOW OFTEN WAS THAT ON AVERAGE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT.
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HC054

Continuity regular blood tests

SINCE THEN, HAVE YOU ALWAYS HAD YOUR BLOOD TESTED REGULARLY?
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If Continuity regular blood tests = 5 »
 
     
   
HC054A

When no blood tests

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT HAVE YOUR BLOOD TESTED IN A LABORATORY REGULARLY. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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If Regular blood tests = 5 or Continuity regular blood tests = 5 »
 
   
 
HC062

Reasons for no regular blood tests

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU [HAVE NEVER HAD/STOPPED HAVING] YOUR BLOOD TESTED REGULARLY? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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If Male or female = 2 »
 
   
 
HC064

Regular mammograms

HAVE YOU EVER HAD MAMMOGRAMS REGULARLY OVER THE COURSE OF SEVERAL YEARS?
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If Regular mammograms = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
     
   
HC065

Year regular mammograms

IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU START HAVING MAMMOGRAMS REGULARLY?
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HC073

Frequency regular mammograms

WHEN YOU WERE HAVING MAMMOGRAMS, HOW OFTEN WAS THAT ON AVERAGE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT
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HC066

Continuity regular mammograms

SINCE THEN, HAVE YOU ALWAYS HAD MAMMOGRAMS REGULARLY?
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If Continuity regular mammograms = 5 »
 
       
     
HC066A

When no mammography

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT HAVE MAMMOGRAMS REGULARLY. IWER: PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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If Regular mammograms = 5 or Continuity regular mammograms = 5 »
 
     
   
HC074

Reasons for no regular mammograms

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU [HAVE NEVER HAD/STOPPED HAVING] MAMMOGRAMS REGULARLY? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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HC076

Regular vision tests

HAVE YOU EVER RECEIVED VISION TESTS REGULARLY OVER THE COURSE OF SEVERAL YEARS?
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If Regular vision tests = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
   
 
HC077

Year regular vision tests

IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU START RECEIVING VISION TESTS REGULARLY?
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HC085

Frequency regular vision tests

WHEN YOU WERE HAVING VISION TESTS REGULARLY, HOW OFTEN WAS THAT ON AVERAGE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT.
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HC078

Continuity regular vision tests

SINCE THEN, HAVE YOU ALWAYS HAD VISION TESTS REGULARLY?
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If Continuity regular vision tests = 5 »
 
     
   
HC078A

When no vision tests

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT HAVE VISION TESTS REGULARLY. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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If Regular vision tests = 5 or Continuity regular vision tests = 5 »
 
   
 
HC086

Reasons for no regular vision tests

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU [HAVE NEVER HAD/STOPPED HAVING] VISION TESTS REGULARLY? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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HC088

Changes in behavior

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 33. DURING YOUR LIFE, HAVE YOU EVER ENGAGED IN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING ACTIVITIES FOR AT LEAST A YEAR TO IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH? IWER:PLEASE ONLY CONSIDER BEHAVIOUR LASTING FOR AT LEAST ONE YEAR.CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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If Changes in behavior != 96 »
 
   
 
If Changes in behavior = 1. Increased your physical activity
2. Changed your diet
3. Stopped smoking
4. Reduced your alcohol consumption
96. None of these »
 
     
   
HC089

Start of behaviour change

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU [INCREASED YOUR PHYSICAL ACTIVITY/CHANGED YOUR DIET/STOPPED SMOKING/REDUCED YOUR ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION]. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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HC098

Proxy check

IWER:PLEASE CHECK. WHO ANSWERED THE QUESTIONS IN THIS SECTION?
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HC002
Vaccinations during childhood

DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD, THAT IS, FROM WHEN YOU WERE BORN UP TO AND INCLUDING AGE 15, HAVE YOU RECEIVED ANY VACCINATIONS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
5. No

If Vaccinations during childhood (HC002) = 5 »

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HC003
Reasons for no childhood vaccinations

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU HAVE NOT RECEIVED ANY VACCINATIONS (DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD)? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Not affordable
2. Not covered by health insurance
3. Did not have health insurance
4. Time constraints
5. Not enough information about this type of care
6. Not usual to get this type of care
7. No place to receive this type of care close to home
8. Not considered to be necessary
97. Other reasons

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HC005
Usual source of care

HAVE YOU ALWAYS HAD A USUAL SOURCE OF CARE, THAT IS, A PARTICULAR PERSON OR A PLACE THAT YOU WENT TO WHEN YOU WERE SICK OR YOU NEEDED ADVICE ABOUT YOUR HEALTH? IWER:A USUAL SOURCE OF CARE COULD BE A DOCTOR, A NURSE, OR A HEALTH CARE CENTER.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
5. No

If Usual source of care (HC005) = 5 »

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HC005A
When no usual source of care

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT HAVE SUCH A USUAL SOURCE OF CARE. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. When I was between 0-15 years old.
2. When I was between 16-25 years old.
3. When I was between 26-40 years old.
4. When I was between 41-55 years old.
5. When I was between 56-65 years old.
6. When I was between 66-75 years old.
7. When I was older than 75 years old.

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HC015
Ever regular dentist

HAVE YOU EVER GONE TO A DENTIST REGULARLY FOR CHECK-UPS OR DENTAL CARE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
5. No

If Ever regular dentist (HC015) = 1. Yes
5. No »


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HC016
Childhood regular dentist

DID YOU START GOING REGULARLY TO THE DENTIST DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD (THAT IS, FROM WHEN YOU WERE BORN UP TO AND INCLUDING AGE 15)?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
5. No

If Childhood regular dentist (HC016) = 5 »

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HC017
Year regular dentist

IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU START GOING (REGULARLY TO THE DENTIST FOR CHECKUPS OR DENTAL CARE)?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1900..2009

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HC025
Frequency regular dentist

WHEN YOU WERE GOING TO THE DENTIST REGULARLY, HOW OFTEN WAS THAT ON AVERAGE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT LOUD.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. At least once a year
2. Not every year, but at least every two years
3. Less often

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HC018
Continuity regular dentist

SINCE THEN, HAVE YOU ALWAYS GONE REGULARLY (TO THE DENTIST FOR CHECKUPS OR DENTAL CARE)?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
5. No

If Continuity regular dentist (HC018) = 5 »

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HC018A
When no dental care

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32.PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT GO TO A DENTIST FOR CHECKUPS OR DENTAL CARE REGULARLY. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. When I was between 0-15 years old.
2. When I was between 16-25 years old.
3. When I was between 26-40 years old.
4. When I was between 41-55 years old.
5. When I was between 56-65 years old.
6. When I was between 66-75 years old.
7. When I was older than 75 years old.

If Ever regular dentist (HC015) = 5 or Continuity regular dentist (HC018) = 5 »

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HC026
Reasons for no regular dental care

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU [HAVE NEVER GONE/WEREN'T GOING] TO A DENTIST REGULARLY FOR CHECK-UPS OR DENTAL CARE? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Not affordable
2. Not covered by health insurance
3. Did not have health insurance
4. Time constraints
5. Not enough information about this type of care
6. Not usual to get this type of care
7. No place to receive this type of care close to home
8. Not considered to be necessary
97. Other reasons

If Male or female (GENDER) = 2 »

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HC028
Regular gynaecological visits

HAVE YOU EVER RECEIVED GYNAECOLOGICAL CHECK-UPS REGULARLY OVER THE COURSE OF SEVERAL YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
5. No

If Regular gynaecological visits (HC028) = 1. Yes
5. No »


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HC029
Year regular gyn visits

IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU START RECEIVING GYNAECOLOGICAL CHECK-UPS REGULARLY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1900..2009

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HC037
Frequency regular gyn visits

WHEN YOU WERE REGULARLY RECEIVING GYNAECOLOGICAL CHECK-UPS, HOW OFTEN WAS THAT ON AVERAGE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. At least once a year
2. Not every year, but at least every two years
3. Less often

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HC030
Continuity regular gyn visits

SINCE THEN, HAVE YOU ALWAYS HAD GYNAECOLOGICAL CHECK-UPS REGULARLY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
5. No

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HC030A
When no gyn checks

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT HAVE GYNAECOLOGICAL CHECK-UPS REGULARLY. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. When I was between 0-15 years old.
2. When I was between 16-25 years old.
3. When I was between 26-40 years old.
4. When I was between 41-55 years old.
5. When I was between 56-65 years old.
6. When I was between 66-75 years old.
7. When I was older than 75 years old.

If Regular gynaecological visits (HC028) = 5 or Continuity regular gyn visits (HC030) = 5 »

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HC038
Reasons for no regular gyn visits

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU [HAVE NEVER RECEIVED/STOPPED RECEIVING] GYNAECOLOGICAL CHECK-UPS REGULARLY? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Not affordable
2. Not covered by health insurance
3. Did not have health insurance
4. Time constraints
5. Not enough information about this type of care
6. Not usual to get this type of care
7. No place to receive this type of care close to home
8. Not considered to be necessary
97. Other reasons

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HC040
Regular blood pressure checks

HAVE YOU EVER HAD YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKED REGULARLY OVER THE COURSE OF SEVERAL YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
5. No

If Regular blood pressure checks (HC040) = 1. Yes
5. No »


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HC041
Year regular blood pressure

IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU START HAVING YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKED REGULARLY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1900..2009

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HC049
Frequency regular blood pressure

(WHEN YOU WERE HAVING YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKED REGULARLY,) HOW OFTEN WAS THAT ON AVERAGE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT LOUD.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. At least once a year
2. Not every year, but at least every two years
3. Less often

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HC042
Continuity regular blood pressure

SINCE THEN, HAVE YOU ALWAYS HAD YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKED REGULARLY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
5. No

If Continuity regular blood pressure (HC042) = 5 »

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HC042A
When no blood pressure

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT HAVE YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKED REGULARLY. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. When I was between 0-15 years old.
2. When I was between 16-25 years old.
3. When I was between 26-40 years old.
4. When I was between 41-55 years old.
5. When I was between 56-65 years old.
6. When I was between 66-75 years old.
7. When I was older than 75 years old.

If Regular blood pressure checks (HC040) = 5 or Continuity regular blood pressure (HC042) = 5 »

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HC050
Reasons for no regular blood pressure

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU [HAVE NEVER HAD/STOPPED HAVING] YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKED REGULARLY? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Not affordable
2. Not covered by health insurance
3. Did not have health insurance
4. Time constraints
5. Not enough information about this type of care
6. Not usual to get this type of care
7. No place to receive this type of care close to home
8. Not considered to be necessary
97. Other reasons

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HC052
Regular blood tests

HAVE YOU EVER HAD YOUR BLOOD TESTED REGULARLY OVER THE COURSE OF SEVERAL YEARS, FOR EXAMPLE FOR MEASUREMENTS OF CHOLESTEROL OR BLOOD SUGAR?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
5. No

If Regular blood tests (HC052) = 1. Yes
5. No »


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HC053
Year regular blood tests

IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU START HAVING YOUR BLOOD TESTED REGULARLY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1900..2009

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HC061
Frequency regular blood tests

WHEN YOU WERE HAVING YOUR BLOOD TESTED REGULARLY, HOW OFTEN WAS THAT ON AVERAGE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. At least once a year
2. Not every year, but at least every two years
3. Less often

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HC054
Continuity regular blood tests

SINCE THEN, HAVE YOU ALWAYS HAD YOUR BLOOD TESTED REGULARLY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
5. No

If Continuity regular blood tests (HC054) = 5 »

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HC054A
When no blood tests

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT HAVE YOUR BLOOD TESTED IN A LABORATORY REGULARLY. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. When I was between 0-15 years old.
2. When I was between 16-25 years old.
3. When I was between 26-40 years old.
4. When I was between 41-55 years old.
5. When I was between 56-65 years old.
6. When I was between 66-75 years old.
7. When I was older than 75 years old.

If Regular blood tests (HC052) = 5 or Continuity regular blood tests (HC054) = 5 »

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HC062
Reasons for no regular blood tests

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU [HAVE NEVER HAD/STOPPED HAVING] YOUR BLOOD TESTED REGULARLY? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Not affordable
2. Not covered by health insurance
3. Did not have health insurance
4. Time constraints
5. Not enough information about this type of care
6. Not usual to get this type of care
7. No place to receive this type of care close to home
8. Not considered to be necessary
97. Other reasons

If Male or female (GENDER) = 2 »

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HC064
Regular mammograms

HAVE YOU EVER HAD MAMMOGRAMS REGULARLY OVER THE COURSE OF SEVERAL YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
5. No

If Regular mammograms (HC064) = 1. Yes
5. No »


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HC065
Year regular mammograms

IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU START HAVING MAMMOGRAMS REGULARLY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1900..2009

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HC073
Frequency regular mammograms

WHEN YOU WERE HAVING MAMMOGRAMS, HOW OFTEN WAS THAT ON AVERAGE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT
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1. At least once a year
2. Not every year, but at least every two years
3. Less often

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HC066
Continuity regular mammograms

SINCE THEN, HAVE YOU ALWAYS HAD MAMMOGRAMS REGULARLY?
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1. Yes
5. No

| |  If Continuity regular mammograms (HC066) = 5 »

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HC066A
When no mammography

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT HAVE MAMMOGRAMS REGULARLY. IWER: PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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1. When I was between 0-15 years old.
2. When I was between 16-25 years old.
3. When I was between 26-40 years old.
4. When I was between 41-55 years old.
5. When I was between 56-65 years old.
6. When I was between 66-75 years old.
7. When I was older than 75 years old.

If Regular mammograms (HC064) = 5 or Continuity regular mammograms (HC066) = 5 »

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HC074
Reasons for no regular mammograms

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU [HAVE NEVER HAD/STOPPED HAVING] MAMMOGRAMS REGULARLY? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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1. Not affordable
2. Not covered by health insurance
3. Did not have health insurance
4. Time constraints
5. Not enough information about this type of care
6. Not usual to get this type of care
7. No place to receive this type of care close to home
8. Not considered to be necessary
97. Other reasons

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HC076
Regular vision tests

HAVE YOU EVER RECEIVED VISION TESTS REGULARLY OVER THE COURSE OF SEVERAL YEARS?
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1. Yes
5. No

If Regular vision tests (HC076) = 1. Yes
5. No »


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HC077
Year regular vision tests

IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU START RECEIVING VISION TESTS REGULARLY?
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1900..2009

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HC085
Frequency regular vision tests

WHEN YOU WERE HAVING VISION TESTS REGULARLY, HOW OFTEN WAS THAT ON AVERAGE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT.
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1. At least once a year
2. Not every year, but at least every two years
3. Less often

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HC078
Continuity regular vision tests

SINCE THEN, HAVE YOU ALWAYS HAD VISION TESTS REGULARLY?
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1. Yes
5. No

If Continuity regular vision tests (HC078) = 5 »

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HC078A
When no vision tests

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU DID NOT HAVE VISION TESTS REGULARLY. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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1. When I was between 0-15 years old.
2. When I was between 16-25 years old.
3. When I was between 26-40 years old.
4. When I was between 41-55 years old.
5. When I was between 56-65 years old.
6. When I was between 66-75 years old.
7. When I was older than 75 years old.

If Regular vision tests (HC076) = 5 or Continuity regular vision tests (HC078) = 5 »

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HC086
Reasons for no regular vision tests

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 31. WHAT ARE THE REASONS YOU [HAVE NEVER HAD/STOPPED HAVING] VISION TESTS REGULARLY? IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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1. Not affordable
2. Not covered by health insurance
3. Did not have health insurance
4. Time constraints
5. Not enough information about this type of care
6. Not usual to get this type of care
7. No place to receive this type of care close to home
8. Not considered to be necessary
97. Other reasons

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HC088
Changes in behavior

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 33. DURING YOUR LIFE, HAVE YOU EVER ENGAGED IN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING ACTIVITIES FOR AT LEAST A YEAR TO IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH? IWER:PLEASE ONLY CONSIDER BEHAVIOUR LASTING FOR AT LEAST ONE YEAR.CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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1. Increased your physical activity
2. Changed your diet
3. Stopped smoking
4. Reduced your alcohol consumption
96. None of these

If Changes in behavior (HC088) != 96 »

If Changes in behavior (HC088) = 1. Increased your physical activity
2. Changed your diet
3. Stopped smoking
4. Reduced your alcohol consumption
96. None of these »


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HC089
Start of behaviour change

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 32. PLEASE SPECIFY THE PERIODS IN WHICH YOU [INCREASED YOUR PHYSICAL ACTIVITY/CHANGED YOUR DIET/STOPPED SMOKING/REDUCED YOUR ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION]. IWER:PLEASE CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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1. When I was between 0-15 years old.
2. When I was between 16-25 years old.
3. When I was between 26-40 years old.
4. When I was between 41-55 years old.
5. When I was between 56-65 years old.
6. When I was between 66-75 years old.
7. When I was older than 75 years old.

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HC098
Proxy check

IWER:PLEASE CHECK. WHO ANSWERED THE QUESTIONS IN THIS SECTION?
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1. Respondent only
2. Respondent and proxy
3. Proxy only

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