M. Modules

M. Modules module of AHEAD 1993

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V4002 Question the past five years have you moved to a new residence or changed your living arrangements in some other way?
V4003 Question the past five years have you experienced something that caused serious financial problems or difficulties?
V4004 Question the past five years have you been robbed, mugged, or had your home broken into while you were there?
V4005 Question a relative or friend who was very close to you had a serious injury or illness that started in the last five years? [IWER: DO NOT COUNT SPOUSE]
V4006 Question the past five years has a relative or friend who was very close to you died? [IWER: DO NOT COUNT SPOUSE]
V4007 Question you, yourself, had a serious injury or illness that started in the last five years?
V4008 Question MARRIED: Did your (spouse/partner) have a serious injury or illness that started in the last five years?
V4009 Question the past five years has your spouse died?
V4011 Question INTERVIEWER: CHECK M1-21 TO M1-28 AND CIRCLE THE LAST QUESTION WHICH IS ANSWERED "YES" (CLOSEST TO THIS BRANCHPOINT/CHECKPOINT). THEN CIRCLE THE NUMBER OF THE ONE EVENT BELOW WHICH CORRESPONDS TO THAT QUESTION EVENT TO BE ASKED DETAILED QUESTIONS: M1-28. the death of your (husband/wife/partner) M1-27. the serious injury or illness suffered by your spouse M1-26. your own serious injury or illness M1-25. the death of your close friend or relative M1-24. the serious illness or injury suffered by your close friend or relative M1-23. the time that you were robbed or mugged M1-22. the serious financial problems or difficulties that you experienced M1-21. your move to a new residence (or other change in your living arrangements)
V4020 Question I have a few questions about... [IWER: READ WORDS FROM EVENT CIRCLED IN M1-29a] About how long ago did this happen (most recently)? NUMBER:
V4022 Question Did you have any idea that this was about to happen?
V4023 Question After (EVENT FROM M1-29a), how much worse did you feel than before it happened: a great deal, quite a bit, a little, or not at all?
V4024 Question How much more discouraged have you been; a great deal, quite a bit, a little, or not at all?
V4025 Question (After this happened), how much harder was it to get everyday things done; a great deal, quite a bit, a little, or not at all?
V4027 Question About how long did it take until you started to feel better again --(was it a few days, a few weeks, a few months, about a year, more than a year), or haven't you started to feel better?
V4028 Question As a result of the event, have you stopped doing some activities that were important to you?
V4029 Question As a result of the event, have you started doing some activities that have become important to you?
V4030 Question Has this event made a permanent change in how you feel about your life?
V4031 Question Is that change for the better, or for the worse?
V4032 Question Now thinking about life in general and not this particular event anymore, how often do you feel that you have little control over the things that happen to you: most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?
V4033 Question In general, how often do you feel that there is little you can do to change many of the important things in your life: most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?
V1984 Question Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions.
V1985 Question I have some questions about work you do to maintain or improve your home, yard, or automobile. During the last 12 months did you yourself do any painting, redecorating or repairs on your home?
V1986 Question Did you yourself do any work in your yard or other areas outside your home? Please include things like mowing the lawn, weeding plants, or removing snow.
V1987 Question Did you yourself grow, freeze or can any of your own food during the last 12 months?
V1988 Question Did you yourself do any repairs on a car or truck that you own?
V1989 Question Altogether, about how many hours did you spend doing these things during the last 12 months? Would you say less than 20 hours, up to 40 hours, up to 80 hours, up to 160 hours, or more than 160 hours in the year?
V1990 Question Now let's talk about volunteer work you many have done during the last 12 months. Did you do volunteer work in the last year for a church, synagogue or other religious organization?
V1991 Question Did you do volunteer work for a school or educational organization?
V1992 Question Did you do work last year for a senior citizen group or related organization?
V1993 Question In the last 12 months, did you do volunteer work for any other national or local organization, including United Fund, hospitals, and such?
V1994 Question Altogether, about how many hours did you spend on volunteer work during the last 12 months? (Would you say less than 20 hours, up to 40 hours, up to 80 hours, up to 160 hours, or more than 160 hours in the year?)
V1995 Question Now let's talk about help you may have given in the last year to friends, neighbors, or relatives who did not live with you. We are interested in help you provided for which you did not receive pay. During the last 12 months, did you provide transportation, shop or run errands for friends, neighbors or relatives who did not live with you?
V1996 Question Did you help others with their housework or with the upkeep of their home, car or other things?
V1997 Question In the last 12 months, did you do childcare without pay for persons not living in your household?
V1998 Question Did you do any other things in the last 12 months to help neighbors, friends or relatives who did not live with you?
V1999 Question Altogether, about how many hours did you spend doing these things during the last 12 months? (Would you say less than 20 hours, up to 40 hours, up to 80 hours, up to 160 hours, or more than 160 hours in the year?)
V2013 Question Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little.
M3-1 Question These questions are about how well you are able to do certain activities-by yourself and without using special equipment.
V2015 Question Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty bathing or showering?
V2016 Question Is this because of a health or physical problem?
V2017 Question Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty dressing?
V2018 Question Is this because of a health or physical problem?
V2019 Question (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) eating?
V2020 Question Is this because of a health or physical problem?
V2021 Question (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) getting in and out of bed or chairs?
V2022 Question Is this because of a health or physical problem?
V2023 Question Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty walking?
V2024 Question Is this because of a health or physical problem?
V2025 Question (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) using the toilet, including getting to the toilet?
V2026 Question Is this because of a health or physical problem?
V2031 Question By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have bathing or showering --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?
V2032 Question When you do not have help or use special equipment, is bathing or showering by yourself very tiring?
V2033 Question (When you do not have help or use special equipment,) does bathing or showering take a long time?
V2034 Question Is bathing or showering very painful?
V2035 Question Do you receive help from another person in bathing or showering?
V2036 Question By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have dressing --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?
V2037 Question When you do not have help or use special equipment, is dressing by yourself very tiring?
V2038 Question Does dressing take a long time?
V2039 Question Is dressing very painful?
V2040 Question Do you receive help from another person in dressing?
V2042 Question By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have eating --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?
V2043 Question When you do not have help or use special equipment, is eating by yourself very tiring?
V2044 Question Does eating take a long time?
V2045 Question Is eating very painful?
V2046 Question Do you receive help from another person in eating?
V2047 Question By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have getting in or out of bed or chairs --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?
V2048 Question When you do not have help or use special equipment, is getting in and out of bed or chairs by yourself very tiring?
V2049 Question Does getting in and out of bed or chairs take a long time?
V2050 Question Is getting in and out of bed or chairs very painful?
V2051 Question Do you receive help from another person in getting in and out of bed or chairs?
V2052 Question By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have walking --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?
V2053 Question When you do not have help or use special equipment, is walking by yourself very tiring?
V2054 Question Does walking take a long time?
V2055 Question Is walking very painful?
V2056 Question Do you receive help from another person in walking?
V2057 Question By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have using the toilet --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?
V2058 Question When you do not have help or use special equipment, is using the toilet, including getting to the toilet by yourself very tiring?
V2059 Question Does using the toilet, including getting to the toilet by yourself take a long time?
V2060 Question Is it very painful?
V2061 Question Do you receive help from another person in using the toilet, including getting to the toilet?
V2083 Question Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little.
M4-1 Question I'd like to ask about your ability to do everyday activities without help. By help, I mean either the help of another person, including people who live with you, or the help of special equipment. [IWER: IF R CAN NOT OR DOES NOT DO AN ACTIVITY, MARK A "YES" FOR THAT ACTIVITY] [IWER: FOR FACE-TO-FACE IW YOU MAY CHOOSE "YES" FOR AN ACTIVITY IF YOU CAN SEE THE R HAS PROBLEMS]
V2085 Question Do you have any problem eating without the help of another person or special equipment?
V2086 Question (Do you have any problem) Getting in or out of bed without help?
V2087 Question (Do you have any problem) Getting in or out of chairs without help?
V2088 Question (Do you have any problem) walking around inside without help?
V2089 Question (Do you have any problem) Going outside without the help of another person or special equipment?
V2090 Question (Do you have any problem) Dressing without help?
V2091 Question (Do you have any problem) Bathing without help?
V2092 Question (Do you have any problem) Getting to the bathroom or using the toilet?
V2093 Question Do you have any accidents or any problem controlling bowel movements or urination?
V2098 Question You said that you have a problem with: IF R DID NOT ANSWER YES TO ANY OF M4-2 THROUGH M4-10, -END IF YES: eating, getting in and out of bed, getting in and out of a chair, walking inside, going outside, dressing, bathing, going to the toilet, controlling urine.
V2099 Question Do you expect that (this problem/any of these problems) will last for the next 3 months or longer?
V2100 Question Altogether, from beginning to end, will (this problem/any of these problems) have lasted 3 months or longer?
V2108 Question Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. Researchers are interested in the way people think. To help with that, could you please tell me how some things are alike?
V2110A1 Question In what way are an orange and a banana alike? IF R SAYS "FRUIT", REPLY: "Thank you." IF R GIVES A CORRECT ANSWER OTHER THAN "BOTH FRUIT", REPLY: "That's right, (you do eat them both). Also they are both fruit." IF R GIVES AN ANSWER WHICH DOES NOT TELL HOW THEY ARE ALIKE, REPLY: "They are both fruit; you eat them both." [IWER: GIVE NO FURTHER HELP ON SUBSEQUENT ITEMS. RECORD R'S ANSWER VERBATIM.]
V2110A2 Question (In what way are) a dog and a lion (alike?)
V2110A3 Question an eye and an ear
V2110A4 Question an egg and a seed
V2110A5 Question air and water
V2110A6 Question a fly and a tree
V2112 Question Because of a health condition that has lasted for 6 or more months, do you have any difficulty going outside the home alone, for example to shop or visit a doctor's office?
V2113 Question (Because of a health condition that has lasted for 6 or more months,) do you have any difficulty taking care of your own personal needs, such as bathing, dressing, or getting around inside the home?
V2122 Question Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions.
V2123 Question How often do you feel hopeful; most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?
V2124 Question How often do you feel that you have much to look forward to; most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?
V2125 Question How often do you feel that you have very few goals; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?
V2126 Question How often do you feel that you are just putting in time for the rest of your life; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?
V2127 Question How often do you feel that real enjoyments for your life are in the past; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?
V2128 Question How often do you feel that you would not be bothered if your life ended soon; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?
V2129 Question How often do your daily activities seem unimportant to you; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?
V2132 Question How often do you feel as if you have done all there is to do in life; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?
V2133 Question How often do you feel that you have little control over the things that happen to you; most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?
V2134 Question How often do you feel that there is really no way that you can solve some of the problems you have; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?
V2135 Question How often do you feel that there is little you can do to change many of the important things in your life; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?
V2136 Question How often do you feel that you are being pushed around in life; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?
V2137 Question How often do you feel that what happens to you in the future mostly depends on you; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?
V2138 Question How often do you feel that you can do just anything you really set your mind to do; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?
V2148 Question Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little. These questions are about how you do certain activities of daily living.
V2149 Question Do you usually take a bath, a shower, or do you wash yourself in another way?
V2150 Question Is your shower in the bathtub or do you have a walk-in shower (shower stall)?
V2151 Question Do you ever use a grab bar when you take a bath or shower?
V2152 Question How often do you use the grab bar; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?
V2153 Question Do you ever sit on a seat or stool when you take a bath or shower?
V2154 Question How often do you use a seat or stool; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?
V2155 Question Is there anything (else) you use to help you when taking a bath or shower?
M7-5a Question What do you use?
V2157 Question How often do you use that; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?
V2158 Question Does anyone ever help you get in or out of the bath or shower?
V2159 Question How often does someone help you; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?
V2160 Question Does anyone ever help you to wash or dry off?
V2161 Question How often does someone help you; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?
V2162 Question Do you try to have someone home with you when you bathe?
V2163 Question How often do you have someone home; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?
V2164 Question How often do you bathe or shower; once or more each day, almost every day, 1-2 times a week, or less than once a week?
V2165 Question About how much time does it usually take you for a bath or shower? Think of the time from when you start to bathe or shower until you are finished and dried off. Is it 5 minutes or less, 6-10 minutes, 11-15 minutes, 16-30 minutes, or more than a half hour?
V2193 Question Do you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) take care of your day-to-day financial affairs like paying bills, or does someone help you do that?
V2194 Question Who helps you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) with that?
V2195 Question Which child is that? IF GRANDCHILD: Which child of yours is the parent of that grandchild? CHILD NAME(S) [DISPLAYED BY CATI FROM PREVIOUS RESPONSES]
V2196 Question Do you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) manage your savings and investments (yourself/yourselves), or does someone help you with that?
V2197 Question Who helps you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) with that?
V2199 Question Suppose you were trying to decide whether to take out additional health insurance, or whether to move, or to make some large purchase like a car or vacation trip: Would you(and your (husband/wife/partner)) decide (yourself/yourselves), ask someone else for advice, or what?
V2200 Question Who would you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) ask for advice?
V2201 Question Which child is that? IF GRANDCHILD: Which child of yours is the parent of that grandchild? CHILD NAME(S) [DISPLAYED BY CATI FROM PREVIOUS RESPONSES]
V2212 Question Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions.
V2213 Question During the last 12 months did any of the following happen to you (or your (husband/wife/partner)) because you ran short of money? you weren't able to pay utilities bills or the rent on time?
V2214 Question you had to buy less expensive kinds of foods (in last 12 months)?
V2215 Question you couldn't purchase medications that had been prescribed by a doctor (because you ran short of money)?
V2216 Question you weren't able to eat out as much as usual?
V2217 Question you had to put off seeing a doctor even though you weren't feeling well?
V2218 Question (Because you ran short of money) you didn't take as much vacation as usual?
V2219 Question (In the last 12 months) you put off buying a car (because you ran short of money)?
V2220 Question you skipped making needed repairs on your home?
V2221 Question (In the last 12 months) you cut down on the amount of travel you do (because you ran short of money)?
M9-11 Question There has been a good deal of discussion about making long-term care in a nursing home more accessible to older people. Do you think the following ideas are fair or unfair?
V2226 Question Do you think it is fair or unfair to require that long-term care in a nursing home be available to everyone who is eligible for medicare, and pay for the cost by reducing Social Security benefits?
V2227 Question (Do you think it is fair or unfair) to make long-term care in a nursing home available on a volunteer basis to those willing to have their Social Security benefits reduced to pay for this protection?
V2228 Question (Is it fair or unfair) to make long-term care in a nursing home available to everyone, and pay for the cost with a tax increase on the general population?
V2229 Question (Is it fair or unfair) to leave things as they are, so that people pay for their own nursing home care until their assets are used up?
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V4002

the past five years have you moved to a new residence or changed your living arrangements in some other way?

THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAVE YOU MOVED TO A NEW RESIDENCE OR CHANGED YOUR LIVING ARRANGEMENTS IN SOME OTHER WAY?
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V4003

the past five years have you experienced something that caused serious financial problems or difficulties?

THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAVE YOU EXPERIENCED SOMETHING THAT CAUSED SERIOUS FINANCIAL PROBLEMS OR DIFFICULTIES?
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V4004

the past five years have you been robbed, mugged, or had your home broken into while you were there?

THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAVE YOU BEEN ROBBED, MUGGED, OR HAD YOUR HOME BROKEN INTO WHILE YOU WERE THERE?
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V4005

a relative or friend who was very close to you had a serious injury or illness that started in the last five years? [IWER: DO NOT COUNT SPOUSE]

A RELATIVE OR FRIEND WHO WAS VERY CLOSE TO YOU HAD A SERIOUS INJURY OR ILLNESS THAT STARTED IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS? [IWER: DO NOT COUNT SPOUSE]
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V4006

the past five years has a relative or friend who was very close to you died? [IWER: DO NOT COUNT SPOUSE]

THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAS A RELATIVE OR FRIEND WHO WAS VERY CLOSE TO YOU DIED? [IWER: DO NOT COUNT SPOUSE]
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V4007

you, yourself, had a serious injury or illness that started in the last five years?

YOU, YOURSELF, HAD A SERIOUS INJURY OR ILLNESS THAT STARTED IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS?
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V4008

MARRIED: Did your (spouse/partner) have a serious injury or illness that started in the last five years?

MARRIED: DID YOUR (SPOUSE/PARTNER) HAVE A SERIOUS INJURY OR ILLNESS THAT STARTED IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS?
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V4009

the past five years has your spouse died?

THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAS YOUR SPOUSE DIED?
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If ANY OF ANSWERS TO V4002 - M1-28 IS YES
 
   
 
V4011

INTERVIEWER: CHECK M1-21 TO M1-28 AND CIRCLE THE LAST QUESTION WHICH IS ANSWERED "YES" (CLOSEST TO THIS BRANCHPOINT/CHECKPOINT). THEN CIRCLE THE NUMBER OF THE ONE EVENT BELOW WHICH CORRESPONDS TO THAT QUESTION EVENT TO BE ASKED DETAILED QUESTIONS: M1-28. the death of your (husband/wife/partner) M1-27. the serious injury or illness suffered by your spouse M1-26. your own serious injury or illness M1-25. the death of your close friend or relative M1-24. the serious illness or injury suffered by your close friend or relative M1-23. the time that you were robbed or mugged M1-22. the serious financial problems or difficulties that you experienced M1-21. your move to a new residence (or other change in your living arrangements)

INTERVIEWER: CHECK M1-21 TO M1-28 AND CIRCLE THE LAST QUESTION WHICH IS ANSWERED "YES" (CLOSEST TO THIS BRANCHPOINT/CHECKPOINT). THEN CIRCLE THE NUMBER OF THE ONE EVENT BELOW WHICH CORRESPONDS TO THAT QUESTION EVENT TO BE ASKED DETAILED QUESTIONS: M1-28. THE DEATH OF YOUR (HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER) M1-27. THE SERIOUS INJURY OR ILLNESS SUFFERED BY YOUR SPOUSE M1-26. YOUR OWN SERIOUS INJURY OR ILLNESS M1-25. THE DEATH OF YOUR CLOSE FRIEND OR RELATIVE M1-24. THE SERIOUS ILLNESS OR INJURY SUFFERED BY YOUR CLOSE FRIEND OR RELATIVE M1-23. THE TIME THAT YOU WERE ROBBED OR MUGGED M1-22. THE SERIOUS FINANCIAL PROBLEMS OR DIFFICULTIES THAT YOU EXPERIENCED M1-21. YOUR MOVE TO A NEW RESIDENCE (OR OTHER CHANGE IN YOUR LIVING ARRANGEMENTS)
   
 
V4020

I have a few questions about... [IWER: READ WORDS FROM EVENT CIRCLED IN M1-29a] About how long ago did this happen (most recently)? NUMBER:

I HAVE A FEW QUESTIONS ABOUT... [IWER: READ WORDS FROM EVENT CIRCLED IN M1-29A] ABOUT HOW LONG AGO DID THIS HAPPEN (MOST RECENTLY)? NUMBER:
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V4022

Did you have any idea that this was about to happen?

DID YOU HAVE ANY IDEA THAT THIS WAS ABOUT TO HAPPEN?
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V4023

After (EVENT FROM M1-29a), how much worse did you feel than before it happened: a great deal, quite a bit, a little, or not at all?

AFTER (EVENT FROM M1-29A), HOW MUCH WORSE DID YOU FEEL THAN BEFORE IT HAPPENED: A GREAT DEAL, QUITE A BIT, A LITTLE, OR NOT AT ALL?
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If After (EVENT FROM M1-29a), how much worse did you feel than before it happened: a great deal, quite a bit, a little, or not at all? != 4 NOT AT ALL »
 
     
   
V4024

How much more discouraged have you been; a great deal, quite a bit, a little, or not at all?

HOW MUCH MORE DISCOURAGED HAVE YOU BEEN; A GREAT DEAL, QUITE A BIT, A LITTLE, OR NOT AT ALL?
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V4025

(After this happened), how much harder was it to get everyday things done; a great deal, quite a bit, a little, or not at all?

(AFTER THIS HAPPENED), HOW MUCH HARDER WAS IT TO GET EVERYDAY THINGS DONE; A GREAT DEAL, QUITE A BIT, A LITTLE, OR NOT AT ALL?
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If NOT EVENT OCCURED LESS THAN A MONTH AGO »
 
       
     
V4027

About how long did it take until you started to feel better again --(was it a few days, a few weeks, a few months, about a year, more than a year), or haven't you started to feel better?

ABOUT HOW LONG DID IT TAKE UNTIL YOU STARTED TO FEEL BETTER AGAIN --(WAS IT A FEW DAYS, A FEW WEEKS, A FEW MONTHS, ABOUT A YEAR, MORE THAN A YEAR), OR HAVEN'T YOU STARTED TO FEEL BETTER?
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V4028

As a result of the event, have you stopped doing some activities that were important to you?

AS A RESULT OF THE EVENT, HAVE YOU STOPPED DOING SOME ACTIVITIES THAT WERE IMPORTANT TO YOU?
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V4029

As a result of the event, have you started doing some activities that have become important to you?

AS A RESULT OF THE EVENT, HAVE YOU STARTED DOING SOME ACTIVITIES THAT HAVE BECOME IMPORTANT TO YOU?
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V4030

Has this event made a permanent change in how you feel about your life?

HAS THIS EVENT MADE A PERMANENT CHANGE IN HOW YOU FEEL ABOUT YOUR LIFE?
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If M1 != (5 or 8 or 9) »
 
     
   
V4031

Is that change for the better, or for the worse?

IS THAT CHANGE FOR THE BETTER, OR FOR THE WORSE?
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V4032

Now thinking about life in general and not this particular event anymore, how often do you feel that you have little control over the things that happen to you: most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?

NOW THINKING ABOUT LIFE IN GENERAL AND NOT THIS PARTICULAR EVENT ANYMORE, HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT YOU HAVE LITTLE CONTROL OVER THE THINGS THAT HAPPEN TO YOU: MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER?
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V4033

In general, how often do you feel that there is little you can do to change many of the important things in your life: most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?

IN GENERAL, HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT THERE IS LITTLE YOU CAN DO TO CHANGE MANY OF THE IMPORTANT THINGS IN YOUR LIFE: MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER?
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V1984

Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS.
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If NOT V1984 = 9 »
 
   
 
V1985

I have some questions about work you do to maintain or improve your home, yard, or automobile. During the last 12 months did you yourself do any painting, redecorating or repairs on your home?

I HAVE SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT WORK YOU DO TO MAINTAIN OR IMPROVE YOUR HOME, YARD, OR AUTOMOBILE. DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS DID YOU YOURSELF DO ANY PAINTING, REDECORATING OR REPAIRS ON YOUR HOME?
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V1986

Did you yourself do any work in your yard or other areas outside your home? Please include things like mowing the lawn, weeding plants, or removing snow.

DID YOU YOURSELF DO ANY WORK IN YOUR YARD OR OTHER AREAS OUTSIDE YOUR HOME? PLEASE INCLUDE THINGS LIKE MOWING THE LAWN, WEEDING PLANTS, OR REMOVING SNOW.
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V1987

Did you yourself grow, freeze or can any of your own food during the last 12 months?

DID YOU YOURSELF GROW, FREEZE OR CAN ANY OF YOUR OWN FOOD DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS?
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V1988

Did you yourself do any repairs on a car or truck that you own?

DID YOU YOURSELF DO ANY REPAIRS ON A CAR OR TRUCK THAT YOU OWN?
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If NOT R ANSWERED YES TO ANY OF THE V1985 THROUGH M2-5 »
 
     
   
V1989

Altogether, about how many hours did you spend doing these things during the last 12 months? Would you say less than 20 hours, up to 40 hours, up to 80 hours, up to 160 hours, or more than 160 hours in the year?

ALTOGETHER, ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS DID YOU SPEND DOING THESE THINGS DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS? WOULD YOU SAY LESS THAN 20 HOURS, UP TO 40 HOURS, UP TO 80 HOURS, UP TO 160 HOURS, OR MORE THAN 160 HOURS IN THE YEAR?
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V1990

Now let's talk about volunteer work you many have done during the last 12 months. Did you do volunteer work in the last year for a church, synagogue or other religious organization?

NOW LET'S TALK ABOUT VOLUNTEER WORK YOU MANY HAVE DONE DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS. DID YOU DO VOLUNTEER WORK IN THE LAST YEAR FOR A CHURCH, SYNAGOGUE OR OTHER RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATION?
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V1991

Did you do volunteer work for a school or educational organization?

DID YOU DO VOLUNTEER WORK FOR A SCHOOL OR EDUCATIONAL ORGANIZATION?
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V1992

Did you do work last year for a senior citizen group or related organization?

DID YOU DO WORK LAST YEAR FOR A SENIOR CITIZEN GROUP OR RELATED ORGANIZATION?
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V1993

In the last 12 months, did you do volunteer work for any other national or local organization, including United Fund, hospitals, and such?

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, DID YOU DO VOLUNTEER WORK FOR ANY OTHER NATIONAL OR LOCAL ORGANIZATION, INCLUDING UNITED FUND, HOSPITALS, AND SUCH?
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If R ANSWERED YES TO ANY OF THE QUESTIONS »
 
     
   
V1994

Altogether, about how many hours did you spend on volunteer work during the last 12 months? (Would you say less than 20 hours, up to 40 hours, up to 80 hours, up to 160 hours, or more than 160 hours in the year?)

ALTOGETHER, ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS DID YOU SPEND ON VOLUNTEER WORK DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS? (WOULD YOU SAY LESS THAN 20 HOURS, UP TO 40 HOURS, UP TO 80 HOURS, UP TO 160 HOURS, OR MORE THAN 160 HOURS IN THE YEAR?)
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V1995

Now let's talk about help you may have given in the last year to friends, neighbors, or relatives who did not live with you. We are interested in help you provided for which you did not receive pay. During the last 12 months, did you provide transportation, shop or run errands for friends, neighbors or relatives who did not live with you?

NOW LET'S TALK ABOUT HELP YOU MAY HAVE GIVEN IN THE LAST YEAR TO FRIENDS, NEIGHBORS, OR RELATIVES WHO DID NOT LIVE WITH YOU. WE ARE INTERESTED IN HELP YOU PROVIDED FOR WHICH YOU DID NOT RECEIVE PAY. DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS, DID YOU PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION, SHOP OR RUN ERRANDS FOR FRIENDS, NEIGHBORS OR RELATIVES WHO DID NOT LIVE WITH YOU?
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V1996

Did you help others with their housework or with the upkeep of their home, car or other things?

DID YOU HELP OTHERS WITH THEIR HOUSEWORK OR WITH THE UPKEEP OF THEIR HOME, CAR OR OTHER THINGS?
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V1997

In the last 12 months, did you do childcare without pay for persons not living in your household?

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, DID YOU DO CHILDCARE WITHOUT PAY FOR PERSONS NOT LIVING IN YOUR HOUSEHOLD?
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V1998

Did you do any other things in the last 12 months to help neighbors, friends or relatives who did not live with you?

DID YOU DO ANY OTHER THINGS IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS TO HELP NEIGHBORS, FRIENDS OR RELATIVES WHO DID NOT LIVE WITH YOU?
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If R ANSWERED YES TO ANY OF V1995 THROUGH M2-15 »
 
     
   
V1999

Altogether, about how many hours did you spend doing these things during the last 12 months? (Would you say less than 20 hours, up to 40 hours, up to 80 hours, up to 160 hours, or more than 160 hours in the year?)

ALTOGETHER, ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS DID YOU SPEND DOING THESE THINGS DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS? (WOULD YOU SAY LESS THAN 20 HOURS, UP TO 40 HOURS, UP TO 80 HOURS, UP TO 160 HOURS, OR MORE THAN 160 HOURS IN THE YEAR?)
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V2013

Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS. THEY ARE VERY SIMILAR TO QUESTIONS WE HAVE ALREADY ASKED YOU, BUT RESEARCHERS ARE INTERESTED IN HOW PEOPLE RESPOND WHEN THE QUESTIONS ARE CHANGED JUST A LITTLE.
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If Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little. != 9 REFUSED »
 
   
 
M3-1

These questions are about how well you are able to do certain activities-by yourself and without using special equipment.

THESE QUESTIONS ARE ABOUT HOW WELL YOU ARE ABLE TO DO CERTAIN ACTIVITIES-BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT.
   
 
V2015

Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty bathing or showering?

BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY BATHING OR SHOWERING?
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If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty bathing or showering? != (1 or 5 or 8 or 9) »
 
     
   
V2016

Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
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V2017

Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty dressing?

BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY DRESSING?
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If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty dressing? != (1 or 5 or 8 or 9) »
 
     
   
V2018

Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
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V2019

(Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) eating?

(BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY) EATING?
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If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) eating? != (1 or 5 or 8 or 9) »
 
     
   
V2020

Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
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V2021

(Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) getting in and out of bed or chairs?

(BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY) GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS?
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If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) getting in and out of bed or chairs? != (1 or 5 or 8 or 9) »
 
     
   
V2022

Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
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V2023

Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty walking?

BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY WALKING?
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If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty walking? != (1 or 5 or 8 or 9) »
 
     
   
V2024

Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
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V2025

(Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) using the toilet, including getting to the toilet?

(BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY) USING THE TOILET, INCLUDING GETTING TO THE TOILET?
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If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) using the toilet, including getting to the toilet? != (1 or 5 or 8 or 9) »
 
     
   
V2026

Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
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If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty bathing or showering? != 1 YES and {V2015 != 6 or Is this because of a health or physical problem? != 1 YES} »
 
     
   
If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have bathing or showering --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?
 
       
     
If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have bathing or showering --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it? != 3 UNABLE TO DO »
 
         
       
V2032

When you do not have help or use special equipment, is bathing or showering by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS BATHING OR SHOWERING BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
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V2033

(When you do not have help or use special equipment,) does bathing or showering take a long time?

(WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT,) DOES BATHING OR SHOWERING TAKE A LONG TIME?
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V2034

Is bathing or showering very painful?

IS BATHING OR SHOWERING VERY PAINFUL?
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V2035

Do you receive help from another person in bathing or showering?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN BATHING OR SHOWERING?
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If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty dressing? != 1 YES and {V2017 != 6 or Is this because of a health or physical problem? != 1 YES} »
 
       
     
V2036

By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have dressing --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE DRESSING --SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
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If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have dressing --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it? != 3 UNABLE TO DO »
 
         
       
V2037

When you do not have help or use special equipment, is dressing by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS DRESSING BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
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V2038

Does dressing take a long time?

DOES DRESSING TAKE A LONG TIME?
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V2039

Is dressing very painful?

IS DRESSING VERY PAINFUL?
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V2040

Do you receive help from another person in dressing?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN DRESSING?
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If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) eating? != 1 YES and { V2019 != 6 or Is this because of a health or physical problem? != 1 YES} »
 
       
     
V2042

By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have eating --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE EATING --SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
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If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have eating --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it? != 3 UNABLE TO DO »
 
         
       
V2043

When you do not have help or use special equipment, is eating by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS EATING BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
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V2044

Does eating take a long time?

DOES EATING TAKE A LONG TIME?
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V2045

Is eating very painful?

IS EATING VERY PAINFUL?
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V2046

Do you receive help from another person in eating?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN EATING?
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If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) getting in and out of bed or chairs? != 1 YES and { V2021 != 6 or Is this because of a health or physical problem? != 1 YES} »
 
       
     
V2047

By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have getting in or out of bed or chairs --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE GETTING IN OR OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS --SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
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If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have getting in or out of bed or chairs --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it? != 3 UNABLE TO DO »
 
         
       
V2048

When you do not have help or use special equipment, is getting in and out of bed or chairs by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
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V2049

Does getting in and out of bed or chairs take a long time?

DOES GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS TAKE A LONG TIME?
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V2050

Is getting in and out of bed or chairs very painful?

IS GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS VERY PAINFUL?
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V2051

Do you receive help from another person in getting in and out of bed or chairs?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS?
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If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty walking? != 1 YES and { V2023 != 6 or Is this because of a health or physical problem? != 1 YES} »
 
       
     
V2052

By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have walking --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE WALKING --SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
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If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have walking --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it? != 3 UNABLE TO DO »
 
         
       
V2053

When you do not have help or use special equipment, is walking by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS WALKING BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
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V2054

Does walking take a long time?

DOES WALKING TAKE A LONG TIME?
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V2055

Is walking very painful?

IS WALKING VERY PAINFUL?
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V2056

Do you receive help from another person in walking?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN WALKING?
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If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) using the toilet, including getting to the toilet? != 1 YES and { V2025 != 6 or Is this because of a health or physical problem? != 1 YES} »
 
       
     
V2057

By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have using the toilet --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE USING THE TOILET --SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
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If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have using the toilet --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it? != 3 UNABLE TO DO »
 
         
       
V2058

When you do not have help or use special equipment, is using the toilet, including getting to the toilet by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS USING THE TOILET, INCLUDING GETTING TO THE TOILET BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
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V2059

Does using the toilet, including getting to the toilet by yourself take a long time?

DOES USING THE TOILET, INCLUDING GETTING TO THE TOILET BY YOURSELF TAKE A LONG TIME?
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V2060

Is it very painful?

IS IT VERY PAINFUL?
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V2061

Do you receive help from another person in using the toilet, including getting to the toilet?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN USING THE TOILET, INCLUDING GETTING TO THE TOILET?
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V2083

Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS. THEY ARE VERY SIMILAR TO QUESTIONS WE HAVE ALREADY ASKED YOU, BUT RESEARCHERS ARE INTERESTED IN HOW PEOPLE RESPOND WHEN THE QUESTIONS ARE CHANGED JUST A LITTLE.
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If Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little. != 9 REFUSED »
 
     
   
M4-1

I'd like to ask about your ability to do everyday activities without help. By help, I mean either the help of another person, including people who live with you, or the help of special equipment. [IWER: IF R CAN NOT OR DOES NOT DO AN ACTIVITY, MARK A "YES" FOR THAT ACTIVITY] [IWER: FOR FACE-TO-FACE IW YOU MAY CHOOSE "YES" FOR AN ACTIVITY IF YOU CAN SEE THE R HAS PROBLEMS]

I'D LIKE TO ASK ABOUT YOUR ABILITY TO DO EVERYDAY ACTIVITIES WITHOUT HELP. BY HELP, I MEAN EITHER THE HELP OF ANOTHER PERSON, INCLUDING PEOPLE WHO LIVE WITH YOU, OR THE HELP OF SPECIAL EQUIPMENT. [IWER: IF R CAN NOT OR DOES NOT DO AN ACTIVITY, MARK A "YES" FOR THAT ACTIVITY] [IWER: FOR FACE-TO-FACE IW YOU MAY CHOOSE "YES" FOR AN ACTIVITY IF YOU CAN SEE THE R HAS PROBLEMS]
     
   
V2085

Do you have any problem eating without the help of another person or special equipment?

DO YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEM EATING WITHOUT THE HELP OF ANOTHER PERSON OR SPECIAL EQUIPMENT?
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V2086

(Do you have any problem) Getting in or out of bed without help?

(DO YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEM) GETTING IN OR OUT OF BED WITHOUT HELP?
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V2087

(Do you have any problem) Getting in or out of chairs without help?

(DO YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEM) GETTING IN OR OUT OF CHAIRS WITHOUT HELP?
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V2088

(Do you have any problem) walking around inside without help?

(DO YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEM) WALKING AROUND INSIDE WITHOUT HELP?
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V2089

(Do you have any problem) Going outside without the help of another person or special equipment?

(DO YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEM) GOING OUTSIDE WITHOUT THE HELP OF ANOTHER PERSON OR SPECIAL EQUIPMENT?
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V2090

(Do you have any problem) Dressing without help?

(DO YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEM) DRESSING WITHOUT HELP?
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V2091

(Do you have any problem) Bathing without help?

(DO YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEM) BATHING WITHOUT HELP?
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V2092

(Do you have any problem) Getting to the bathroom or using the toilet?

(DO YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEM) GETTING TO THE BATHROOM OR USING THE TOILET?
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V2093

Do you have any accidents or any problem controlling bowel movements or urination?

DO YOU HAVE ANY ACCIDENTS OR ANY PROBLEM CONTROLLING BOWEL MOVEMENTS OR URINATION?
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If R ANSWERED YES TO ANY OF V2085 THROUGH M4-10 »
 
       
     
V2098

You said that you have a problem with: IF R DID NOT ANSWER YES TO ANY OF M4-2 THROUGH M4-10, -END IF YES: eating, getting in and out of bed, getting in and out of a chair, walking inside, going outside, dressing, bathing, going to the toilet, controlling urine.

YOU SAID THAT YOU HAVE A PROBLEM WITH: IF R DID NOT ANSWER YES TO ANY OF M4-2 THROUGH M4-10, -END

IF YES: EATING, GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED, GETTING IN AND OUT OF A CHAIR, WALKING INSIDE, GOING OUTSIDE, DRESSING, BATHING, GOING TO THE TOILET, CONTROLLING URINE.
       
     
If You said that you have a problem with: IF R DID NOT ANSWER YES TO ANY OF M4-2 THROUGH M4-10, -END IF YES: eating, getting in and out of bed, getting in and out of a chair, walking inside, going outside, dressing, bathing, going to the toilet, controlling urine. != 1 »
 
         
       
V2099

Do you expect that (this problem/any of these problems) will last for the next 3 months or longer?

DO YOU EXPECT THAT (THIS PROBLEM/ANY OF THESE PROBLEMS) WILL LAST FOR THE NEXT 3 MONTHS OR LONGER?
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If Do you expect that (this problem/any of these problems) will last for the next 3 months or longer? != 1 YES »
 
           
         
V2100

Altogether, from beginning to end, will (this problem/any of these problems) have lasted 3 months or longer?

ALTOGETHER, FROM BEGINNING TO END, WILL (THIS PROBLEM/ANY OF THESE PROBLEMS) HAVE LASTED 3 MONTHS OR LONGER?
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V2108

Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. Researchers are interested in the way people think. To help with that, could you please tell me how some things are alike?

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS. RESEARCHERS ARE INTERESTED IN THE WAY PEOPLE THINK. TO HELP WITH THAT, COULD YOU PLEASE TELL ME HOW SOME THINGS ARE ALIKE?
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If Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. Researchers are interested in the way people think. To help with that, could you please tell me how some things are alike? != 9 REFUSED »
 
     
   
V2110A1

In what way are an orange and a banana alike? IF R SAYS "FRUIT", REPLY: "Thank you." IF R GIVES A CORRECT ANSWER OTHER THAN "BOTH FRUIT", REPLY: "That's right, (you do eat them both). Also they are both fruit." IF R GIVES AN ANSWER WHICH DOES NOT TELL HOW THEY ARE ALIKE, REPLY: "They are both fruit; you eat them both." [IWER: GIVE NO FURTHER HELP ON SUBSEQUENT ITEMS. RECORD R'S ANSWER VERBATIM.]

IN WHAT WAY ARE AN ORANGE AND A BANANA ALIKE? IF R SAYS "FRUIT", REPLY: "THANK YOU." IF R GIVES A CORRECT ANSWER OTHER THAN "BOTH FRUIT", REPLY: "THAT'S RIGHT, (YOU DO EAT THEM BOTH). ALSO THEY ARE BOTH FRUIT." IF R GIVES AN ANSWER WHICH DOES NOT TELL HOW THEY ARE ALIKE, REPLY: "THEY ARE BOTH FRUIT; YOU EAT THEM BOTH." [IWER: GIVE NO FURTHER HELP ON SUBSEQUENT ITEMS. RECORD R'S ANSWER VERBATIM.]
     
   
M5-3
     
   
V2112

Because of a health condition that has lasted for 6 or more months, do you have any difficulty going outside the home alone, for example to shop or visit a doctor's office?

BECAUSE OF A HEALTH CONDITION THAT HAS LASTED FOR 6 OR MORE MONTHS, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY GOING OUTSIDE THE HOME ALONE, FOR EXAMPLE TO SHOP OR VISIT A DOCTOR'S OFFICE?
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V2113

(Because of a health condition that has lasted for 6 or more months,) do you have any difficulty taking care of your own personal needs, such as bathing, dressing, or getting around inside the home?

(BECAUSE OF A HEALTH CONDITION THAT HAS LASTED FOR 6 OR MORE MONTHS,) DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY TAKING CARE OF YOUR OWN PERSONAL NEEDS, SUCH AS BATHING, DRESSING, OR GETTING AROUND INSIDE THE HOME?
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If Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. != 9 REFUSED »
 
     
   
V2123

How often do you feel hopeful; most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL HOPEFUL; MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER?
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V2124

How often do you feel that you have much to look forward to; most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT YOU HAVE MUCH TO LOOK FORWARD TO; MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER?
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V2125

How often do you feel that you have very few goals; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT YOU HAVE VERY FEW GOALS; (MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER)?
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V2126

How often do you feel that you are just putting in time for the rest of your life; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT YOU ARE JUST PUTTING IN TIME FOR THE REST OF YOUR LIFE; (MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER)?
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V2127

How often do you feel that real enjoyments for your life are in the past; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT REAL ENJOYMENTS FOR YOUR LIFE ARE IN THE PAST; (MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER)?
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V2128

How often do you feel that you would not be bothered if your life ended soon; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT YOU WOULD NOT BE BOTHERED IF YOUR LIFE ENDED SOON; (MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER)?
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V2129

How often do your daily activities seem unimportant to you; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?

HOW OFTEN DO YOUR DAILY ACTIVITIES SEEM UNIMPORTANT TO YOU; (MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER)?
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V2132

How often do you feel as if you have done all there is to do in life; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL AS IF YOU HAVE DONE ALL THERE IS TO DO IN LIFE; (MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER)?
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V2133

How often do you feel that you have little control over the things that happen to you; most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT YOU HAVE LITTLE CONTROL OVER THE THINGS THAT HAPPEN TO YOU; MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER?
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V2134

How often do you feel that there is really no way that you can solve some of the problems you have; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT THERE IS REALLY NO WAY THAT YOU CAN SOLVE SOME OF THE PROBLEMS YOU HAVE; (MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER)?
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V2135

How often do you feel that there is little you can do to change many of the important things in your life; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT THERE IS LITTLE YOU CAN DO TO CHANGE MANY OF THE IMPORTANT THINGS IN YOUR LIFE; (MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER)?
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V2136

How often do you feel that you are being pushed around in life; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT YOU ARE BEING PUSHED AROUND IN LIFE; (MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER)?
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V2137

How often do you feel that what happens to you in the future mostly depends on you; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT WHAT HAPPENS TO YOU IN THE FUTURE MOSTLY DEPENDS ON YOU; (MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER)?
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V2138

How often do you feel that you can do just anything you really set your mind to do; (most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever)?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT YOU CAN DO JUST ANYTHING YOU REALLY SET YOUR MIND TO DO; (MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER)?
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V2148

Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little. These questions are about how you do certain activities of daily living.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS. THEY ARE VERY SIMILAR TO QUESTIONS WE HAVE ALREADY ASKED YOU, BUT RESEARCHERS ARE INTERESTED IN HOW PEOPLE RESPOND WHEN THE QUESTIONS ARE CHANGED JUST A LITTLE. THESE QUESTIONS ARE ABOUT HOW YOU DO CERTAIN ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING.
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If Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little. These questions are about how you do certain activities of daily living. != 9 REFUSED »
 
     
   
V2149

Do you usually take a bath, a shower, or do you wash yourself in another way?

DO YOU USUALLY TAKE A BATH, A SHOWER, OR DO YOU WASH YOURSELF IN ANOTHER WAY?
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If Do you usually take a bath, a shower, or do you wash yourself in another way? != 8 DK or 9 »
 
       
     
If Do you usually take a bath, a shower, or do you wash yourself in another way? != 3 OTHER »
 
         
       
If Do you usually take a bath, a shower, or do you wash yourself in another way? != 1 BATH »
 
           
         
V2150

Is your shower in the bathtub or do you have a walk-in shower (shower stall)?

IS YOUR SHOWER IN THE BATHTUB OR DO YOU HAVE A WALK-IN SHOWER (SHOWER STALL)?
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V2151

Do you ever use a grab bar when you take a bath or shower?

DO YOU EVER USE A GRAB BAR WHEN YOU TAKE A BATH OR SHOWER?
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If Do you ever use a grab bar when you take a bath or shower? != (5 or 8 or 9) »
 
           
         
V2152

How often do you use the grab bar; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU USE THE GRAB BAR; IS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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V2153

Do you ever sit on a seat or stool when you take a bath or shower?

DO YOU EVER SIT ON A SEAT OR STOOL WHEN YOU TAKE A BATH OR SHOWER?
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If Do you ever sit on a seat or stool when you take a bath or shower? != (5 or 8 or 9) »
 
           
         
V2154

How often do you use a seat or stool; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU USE A SEAT OR STOOL; IS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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V2155

Is there anything (else) you use to help you when taking a bath or shower?

IS THERE ANYTHING (ELSE) YOU USE TO HELP YOU WHEN TAKING A BATH OR SHOWER?
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If Is there anything (else) you use to help you when taking a bath or shower? != (5 or 8 or 9) »
 
             
           
V2155A
             
           
V2157

How often do you use that; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU USE THAT; IS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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V2158

Does anyone ever help you get in or out of the bath or shower?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU GET IN OR OUT OF THE BATH OR SHOWER?
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If Does anyone ever help you get in or out of the bath or shower? != (5 or 8 or 9) »
 
             
           
V2159

How often does someone help you; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?

HOW OFTEN DOES SOMEONE HELP YOU; IS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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V2160

Does anyone ever help you to wash or dry off?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU TO WASH OR DRY OFF?
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If Does anyone ever help you to wash or dry off? != (5 or 8 or 9) »
 
         
       
V2161

How often does someone help you; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?

HOW OFTEN DOES SOMEONE HELP YOU; IS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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V2162

Do you try to have someone home with you when you bathe?

DO YOU TRY TO HAVE SOMEONE HOME WITH YOU WHEN YOU BATHE?
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If Do you try to have someone home with you when you bathe? != (5 or 8 or 9) »
 
         
       
V2163

How often do you have someone home; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU HAVE SOMEONE HOME; IS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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V2164

How often do you bathe or shower; once or more each day, almost every day, 1-2 times a week, or less than once a week?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU BATHE OR SHOWER; ONCE OR MORE EACH DAY, ALMOST EVERY DAY, 1-2 TIMES A WEEK, OR LESS THAN ONCE A WEEK?
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V2165

About how much time does it usually take you for a bath or shower? Think of the time from when you start to bathe or shower until you are finished and dried off. Is it 5 minutes or less, 6-10 minutes, 11-15 minutes, 16-30 minutes, or more than a half hour?

ABOUT HOW MUCH TIME DOES IT USUALLY TAKE YOU FOR A BATH OR SHOWER? THINK OF THE TIME FROM WHEN YOU START TO BATHE OR SHOWER UNTIL YOU ARE FINISHED AND DRIED OFF. IS IT 5 MINUTES OR LESS, 6-10 MINUTES, 11-15 MINUTES, 16-30 MINUTES, OR MORE THAN A HALF HOUR?
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V2193

Do you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) take care of your day-to-day financial affairs like paying bills, or does someone help you do that?

DO YOU (AND YOUR (HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER)) TAKE CARE OF YOUR DAY-TO-DAY FINANCIAL AFFAIRS LIKE PAYING BILLS, OR DOES SOMEONE HELP YOU DO THAT?
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If Do you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) take care of your day-to-day financial affairs like paying bills, or does someone help you do that? != (1 or 8 or 9) »
 
       
     
V2194

Who helps you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) with that?

WHO HELPS YOU (AND YOUR (HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER)) WITH THAT?
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If Who helps you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) with that? = (2 or 3 or 8 or 9) »
 
         
       
V2195

Which child is that? IF GRANDCHILD: Which child of yours is the parent of that grandchild? CHILD NAME(S) [DISPLAYED BY CATI FROM PREVIOUS RESPONSES]

WHICH CHILD IS THAT? IF GRANDCHILD: WHICH CHILD OF YOURS IS THE PARENT OF THAT GRANDCHILD? CHILD NAME(S) [DISPLAYED BY CATI FROM PREVIOUS RESPONSES]
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V2196

Do you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) manage your savings and investments (yourself/yourselves), or does someone help you with that?

DO YOU (AND YOUR (HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER)) MANAGE YOUR SAVINGS AND INVESTMENTS (YOURSELF/YOURSELVES), OR DOES SOMEONE HELP YOU WITH THAT?
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If Do you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) manage your savings and investments (yourself/yourselves), or does someone help you with that? != (1 or 4 or 8 or 9) »
 
       
     
V2197

Who helps you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) with that?

WHO HELPS YOU (AND YOUR (HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER)) WITH THAT?
expand
       
     
If Who helps you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) with that? = (2 or 3 or 8 or 9) »
 
         
       
V2198
         
   
V2199

Suppose you were trying to decide whether to take out additional health insurance, or whether to move, or to make some large purchase like a car or vacation trip: Would you(and your (husband/wife/partner)) decide (yourself/yourselves), ask someone else for advice, or what?

SUPPOSE YOU WERE TRYING TO DECIDE WHETHER TO TAKE OUT ADDITIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE, OR WHETHER TO MOVE, OR TO MAKE SOME LARGE PURCHASE LIKE A CAR OR VACATION TRIP: WOULD YOU(AND YOUR (HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER)) DECIDE (YOURSELF/YOURSELVES), ASK SOMEONE ELSE FOR ADVICE, OR WHAT?
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If Suppose you were trying to decide whether to take out additional health insurance, or whether to move, or to make some large purchase like a car or vacation trip: Would you(and your (husband/wife/partner)) decide (yourself/yourselves), ask someone else for advice, or what? = (1 or 8 or 9) »
 
       
     
V2200

Who would you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) ask for advice?

WHO WOULD YOU (AND YOUR (HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER)) ASK FOR ADVICE?
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If Who helps you (and your (husband/wife/partner)) with that? = (2 or 3 or 8 or 9) »
 
         
       
V2201

Which child is that? IF GRANDCHILD: Which child of yours is the parent of that grandchild? CHILD NAME(S) [DISPLAYED BY CATI FROM PREVIOUS RESPONSES]

WHICH CHILD IS THAT? IF GRANDCHILD: WHICH CHILD OF YOURS IS THE PARENT OF THAT GRANDCHILD? CHILD NAME(S) [DISPLAYED BY CATI FROM PREVIOUS RESPONSES]
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V2212

Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS.
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If Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. != 9 REFUSED »
 
     
   
V2213

During the last 12 months did any of the following happen to you (or your (husband/wife/partner)) because you ran short of money? you weren't able to pay utilities bills or the rent on time?

DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS DID ANY OF THE FOLLOWING HAPPEN TO YOU (OR YOUR (HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER)) BECAUSE YOU RAN SHORT OF MONEY? YOU WEREN'T ABLE TO PAY UTILITIES BILLS OR THE RENT ON TIME?
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V2214

you had to buy less expensive kinds of foods (in last 12 months)?

YOU HAD TO BUY LESS EXPENSIVE KINDS OF FOODS (IN LAST 12 MONTHS)?
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V2215

you couldn't purchase medications that had been prescribed by a doctor (because you ran short of money)?

YOU COULDN'T PURCHASE MEDICATIONS THAT HAD BEEN PRESCRIBED BY A DOCTOR (BECAUSE YOU RAN SHORT OF MONEY)?
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V2216

you weren't able to eat out as much as usual?

YOU WEREN'T ABLE TO EAT OUT AS MUCH AS USUAL?
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V2217

you had to put off seeing a doctor even though you weren't feeling well?

YOU HAD TO PUT OFF SEEING A DOCTOR EVEN THOUGH YOU WEREN'T FEELING WELL?
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V2218

(Because you ran short of money) you didn't take as much vacation as usual?

(BECAUSE YOU RAN SHORT OF MONEY) YOU DIDN'T TAKE AS MUCH VACATION AS USUAL?
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V2219

(In the last 12 months) you put off buying a car (because you ran short of money)?

(IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS) YOU PUT OFF BUYING A CAR (BECAUSE YOU RAN SHORT OF MONEY)?
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V2220

you skipped making needed repairs on your home?

YOU SKIPPED MAKING NEEDED REPAIRS ON YOUR HOME?
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V2221

(In the last 12 months) you cut down on the amount of travel you do (because you ran short of money)?

(IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS) YOU CUT DOWN ON THE AMOUNT OF TRAVEL YOU DO (BECAUSE YOU RAN SHORT OF MONEY)?
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M9-11

There has been a good deal of discussion about making long-term care in a nursing home more accessible to older people. Do you think the following ideas are fair or unfair?

THERE HAS BEEN A GOOD DEAL OF DISCUSSION ABOUT MAKING LONG-TERM CARE IN A NURSING HOME MORE ACCESSIBLE TO OLDER PEOPLE. DO YOU THINK THE FOLLOWING IDEAS ARE FAIR OR UNFAIR?
     
   
V2226

Do you think it is fair or unfair to require that long-term care in a nursing home be available to everyone who is eligible for medicare, and pay for the cost by reducing Social Security benefits?

DO YOU THINK IT IS FAIR OR UNFAIR TO REQUIRE THAT LONG-TERM CARE IN A NURSING HOME BE AVAILABLE TO EVERYONE WHO IS ELIGIBLE FOR MEDICARE, AND PAY FOR THE COST BY REDUCING SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS?
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V2227

(Do you think it is fair or unfair) to make long-term care in a nursing home available on a volunteer basis to those willing to have their Social Security benefits reduced to pay for this protection?

(DO YOU THINK IT IS FAIR OR UNFAIR) TO MAKE LONG-TERM CARE IN A NURSING HOME AVAILABLE ON A VOLUNTEER BASIS TO THOSE WILLING TO HAVE THEIR SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS REDUCED TO PAY FOR THIS PROTECTION?
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V2228

(Is it fair or unfair) to make long-term care in a nursing home available to everyone, and pay for the cost with a tax increase on the general population?

(IS IT FAIR OR UNFAIR) TO MAKE LONG-TERM CARE IN A NURSING HOME AVAILABLE TO EVERYONE, AND PAY FOR THE COST WITH A TAX INCREASE ON THE GENERAL POPULATION?
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V2229

(Is it fair or unfair) to leave things as they are, so that people pay for their own nursing home care until their assets are used up?

(IS IT FAIR OR UNFAIR) TO LEAVE THINGS AS THEY ARE, SO THAT PEOPLE PAY FOR THEIR OWN NURSING HOME CARE UNTIL THEIR ASSETS ARE USED UP?
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Start of M. Modules

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V4002
the past five years have you moved to a new residence or changed your living arrangements in some other way?

THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAVE YOU MOVED TO A NEW RESIDENCE OR CHANGED YOUR LIVING ARRANGEMENTS IN SOME OTHER WAY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V4003
the past five years have you experienced something that caused serious financial problems or difficulties?

THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAVE YOU EXPERIENCED SOMETHING THAT CAUSED SERIOUS FINANCIAL PROBLEMS OR DIFFICULTIES?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V4004
the past five years have you been robbed, mugged, or had your home broken into while you were there?

THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAVE YOU BEEN ROBBED, MUGGED, OR HAD YOUR HOME BROKEN INTO WHILE YOU WERE THERE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V4005
a relative or friend who was very close to you had a serious injury or illness that started in the last five years? [IWER: DO NOT COUNT SPOUSE]

A RELATIVE OR FRIEND WHO WAS VERY CLOSE TO YOU HAD A SERIOUS INJURY OR ILLNESS THAT STARTED IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS? [IWER: DO NOT COUNT SPOUSE]
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V4006
the past five years has a relative or friend who was very close to you died? [IWER: DO NOT COUNT SPOUSE]

THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAS A RELATIVE OR FRIEND WHO WAS VERY CLOSE TO YOU DIED? [IWER: DO NOT COUNT SPOUSE]
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V4007
you, yourself, had a serious injury or illness that started in the last five years?

YOU, YOURSELF, HAD A SERIOUS INJURY OR ILLNESS THAT STARTED IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V4008
MARRIED: Did your (spouse/partner) have a serious injury or illness that started in the last five years?

MARRIED: DID YOUR (SPOUSE/PARTNER) HAVE A SERIOUS INJURY OR ILLNESS THAT STARTED IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V4009
the past five years has your spouse died?

THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAS YOUR SPOUSE DIED?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If ANY OF ANSWERS TO V4002 - M1-28 IS YES

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V4011
INTERVIEWER: CHECK M1-21 TO M1-28 AND CIRCLE THE LAST QUESTION WHICH IS ANSWERED "YES" (CLOSEST TO THIS BRANCHPOINT/CHECKPOINT). THEN CIRCLE THE NUMBER OF THE ONE EVENT BELOW WHICH CORRESPONDS TO THAT QUESTION EVENT TO BE ASKED DETAILED QUESTIONS: M1-28. the death of your (husband/wife/partner) M1-27. the serious injury or illness suffered by your spouse M1-26. your own serious injury or illness M1-25. the death of your close friend or relative M1-24. the serious illness or injury suffered by your close friend or relative M1-23. the time that you were robbed or mugged M1-22. the serious financial problems or difficulties that you experienced M1-21. your move to a new residence (or other change in your living arrangements)

INTERVIEWER: CHECK M1-21 TO M1-28 AND CIRCLE THE LAST QUESTION WHICH IS ANSWERED "YES" (CLOSEST TO THIS BRANCHPOINT/CHECKPOINT). THEN CIRCLE THE NUMBER OF THE ONE EVENT BELOW WHICH CORRESPONDS TO THAT QUESTION EVENT TO BE ASKED DETAILED QUESTIONS: M1-28. THE DEATH OF YOUR (HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER) M1-27. THE SERIOUS INJURY OR ILLNESS SUFFERED BY YOUR SPOUSE M1-26. YOUR OWN SERIOUS INJURY OR ILLNESS M1-25. THE DEATH OF YOUR CLOSE FRIEND OR RELATIVE M1-24. THE SERIOUS ILLNESS OR INJURY SUFFERED BY YOUR CLOSE FRIEND OR RELATIVE M1-23. THE TIME THAT YOU WERE ROBBED OR MUGGED M1-22. THE SERIOUS FINANCIAL PROBLEMS OR DIFFICULTIES THAT YOU EXPERIENCED M1-21. YOUR MOVE TO A NEW RESIDENCE (OR OTHER CHANGE IN YOUR LIVING ARRANGEMENTS)

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V4020
I have a few questions about... [IWER: READ WORDS FROM EVENT CIRCLED IN M1-29a] About how long ago did this happen (most recently)? NUMBER:

I HAVE A FEW QUESTIONS ABOUT... [IWER: READ WORDS FROM EVENT CIRCLED IN M1-29A] ABOUT HOW LONG AGO DID THIS HAPPEN (MOST RECENTLY)? NUMBER:
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 DAYS
2 WEEKS
3 MONTHS
4 YEARS
98 DK
99 RF


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V4022
Did you have any idea that this was about to happen?

DID YOU HAVE ANY IDEA THAT THIS WAS ABOUT TO HAPPEN?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V4023
After (EVENT FROM M1-29a), how much worse did you feel than before it happened: a great deal, quite a bit, a little, or not at all?

AFTER (EVENT FROM M1-29A), HOW MUCH WORSE DID YOU FEEL THAN BEFORE IT HAPPENED: A GREAT DEAL, QUITE A BIT, A LITTLE, OR NOT AT ALL?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 A GREAT DEAL
2 QUITE A BIT
3 A LITTLE
8 DK
9 RF
4 NOT AT ALL


If After (EVENT FROM M1-29a), how much worse did you feel than before it happened: a great deal, quite a bit, a little, or not at all? (V4023) != 4 NOT AT ALL »

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V4024
How much more discouraged have you been; a great deal, quite a bit, a little, or not at all?

HOW MUCH MORE DISCOURAGED HAVE YOU BEEN; A GREAT DEAL, QUITE A BIT, A LITTLE, OR NOT AT ALL?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 A GREAT DEAL
2 QUITE A BIT
3 A LITTLE
4 NOT AT ALL
8 DK
9 RF


| |  ========================================================================
| | 
V4025
(After this happened), how much harder was it to get everyday things done; a great deal, quite a bit, a little, or not at all?

(AFTER THIS HAPPENED), HOW MUCH HARDER WAS IT TO GET EVERYDAY THINGS DONE; A GREAT DEAL, QUITE A BIT, A LITTLE, OR NOT AT ALL?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 A GREAT DEAL
2 QUITE A BIT
3 A LITTLE
4 NOT AT ALL
8 DK
9 RF


| |  If NOT EVENT OCCURED LESS THAN A MONTH AGO »

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V4027
About how long did it take until you started to feel better again --(was it a few days, a few weeks, a few months, about a year, more than a year), or haven't you started to feel better?

ABOUT HOW LONG DID IT TAKE UNTIL YOU STARTED TO FEEL BETTER AGAIN --(WAS IT A FEW DAYS, A FEW WEEKS, A FEW MONTHS, ABOUT A YEAR, MORE THAN A YEAR), OR HAVEN'T YOU STARTED TO FEEL BETTER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 FEW DAYS
2 FEW WEEKS
3 FEW MONTHS
4 A YEAR
5 MORE THAN A YEAR
6 NOT BETTER YET
8 DK
9 RF


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V4028
As a result of the event, have you stopped doing some activities that were important to you?

AS A RESULT OF THE EVENT, HAVE YOU STOPPED DOING SOME ACTIVITIES THAT WERE IMPORTANT TO YOU?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V4029
As a result of the event, have you started doing some activities that have become important to you?

AS A RESULT OF THE EVENT, HAVE YOU STARTED DOING SOME ACTIVITIES THAT HAVE BECOME IMPORTANT TO YOU?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V4030
Has this event made a permanent change in how you feel about your life?

HAS THIS EVENT MADE A PERMANENT CHANGE IN HOW YOU FEEL ABOUT YOUR LIFE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If M1 != (5 or 8 or 9) »

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V4031
Is that change for the better, or for the worse?

IS THAT CHANGE FOR THE BETTER, OR FOR THE WORSE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 BETTER
2 WORSE
8 DK
9 RF


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V4032
Now thinking about life in general and not this particular event anymore, how often do you feel that you have little control over the things that happen to you: most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?

NOW THINKING ABOUT LIFE IN GENERAL AND NOT THIS PARTICULAR EVENT ANYMORE, HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT YOU HAVE LITTLE CONTROL OVER THE THINGS THAT HAPPEN TO YOU: MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 MOST (ALL) OF THE TIME
2 SOME OF THE TIME
3 HARDLY EVER
8 DK
9 RF


|  ========================================================================
V4033
In general, how often do you feel that there is little you can do to change many of the important things in your life: most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?

IN GENERAL, HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL THAT THERE IS LITTLE YOU CAN DO TO CHANGE MANY OF THE IMPORTANT THINGS IN YOUR LIFE: MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 MOST (ALL) OF THE TIME
2 SOME OF THE TIME
3 HARDLY EVER
8 DK
9 RF


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V1984
Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 DO MODULE
9 REFUSED


If NOT V1984 = 9 »

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V1985
I have some questions about work you do to maintain or improve your home, yard, or automobile. During the last 12 months did you yourself do any painting, redecorating or repairs on your home?

I HAVE SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT WORK YOU DO TO MAINTAIN OR IMPROVE YOUR HOME, YARD, OR AUTOMOBILE. DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS DID YOU YOURSELF DO ANY PAINTING, REDECORATING OR REPAIRS ON YOUR HOME?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


|  ========================================================================
V1986
Did you yourself do any work in your yard or other areas outside your home? Please include things like mowing the lawn, weeding plants, or removing snow.

DID YOU YOURSELF DO ANY WORK IN YOUR YARD OR OTHER AREAS OUTSIDE YOUR HOME? PLEASE INCLUDE THINGS LIKE MOWING THE LAWN, WEEDING PLANTS, OR REMOVING SNOW.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V1987
Did you yourself grow, freeze or can any of your own food during the last 12 months?

DID YOU YOURSELF GROW, FREEZE OR CAN ANY OF YOUR OWN FOOD DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V1988
Did you yourself do any repairs on a car or truck that you own?

DID YOU YOURSELF DO ANY REPAIRS ON A CAR OR TRUCK THAT YOU OWN?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If NOT R ANSWERED YES TO ANY OF THE V1985 THROUGH M2-5 »

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V1989
Altogether, about how many hours did you spend doing these things during the last 12 months? Would you say less than 20 hours, up to 40 hours, up to 80 hours, up to 160 hours, or more than 160 hours in the year?

ALTOGETHER, ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS DID YOU SPEND DOING THESE THINGS DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS? WOULD YOU SAY LESS THAN 20 HOURS, UP TO 40 HOURS, UP TO 80 HOURS, UP TO 160 HOURS, OR MORE THAN 160 HOURS IN THE YEAR?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 LESS THAN 20
2 UP TO 40
3 UP TO 80
4 UP TO 160
5 160+
8 DK
9 RF


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V1990
Now let's talk about volunteer work you many have done during the last 12 months. Did you do volunteer work in the last year for a church, synagogue or other religious organization?

NOW LET'S TALK ABOUT VOLUNTEER WORK YOU MANY HAVE DONE DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS. DID YOU DO VOLUNTEER WORK IN THE LAST YEAR FOR A CHURCH, SYNAGOGUE OR OTHER RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATION?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V1991
Did you do volunteer work for a school or educational organization?

DID YOU DO VOLUNTEER WORK FOR A SCHOOL OR EDUCATIONAL ORGANIZATION?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V1992
Did you do work last year for a senior citizen group or related organization?

DID YOU DO WORK LAST YEAR FOR A SENIOR CITIZEN GROUP OR RELATED ORGANIZATION?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V1993
In the last 12 months, did you do volunteer work for any other national or local organization, including United Fund, hospitals, and such?

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, DID YOU DO VOLUNTEER WORK FOR ANY OTHER NATIONAL OR LOCAL ORGANIZATION, INCLUDING UNITED FUND, HOSPITALS, AND SUCH?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If R ANSWERED YES TO ANY OF THE QUESTIONS »

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V1994
Altogether, about how many hours did you spend on volunteer work during the last 12 months? (Would you say less than 20 hours, up to 40 hours, up to 80 hours, up to 160 hours, or more than 160 hours in the year?)

ALTOGETHER, ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS DID YOU SPEND ON VOLUNTEER WORK DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS? (WOULD YOU SAY LESS THAN 20 HOURS, UP TO 40 HOURS, UP TO 80 HOURS, UP TO 160 HOURS, OR MORE THAN 160 HOURS IN THE YEAR?)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 LESS THAN 20
2 UP TO 40
3 UP TO 80
4 UP TO 160
5 160+
8 DK
9 RF


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V1995
Now let's talk about help you may have given in the last year to friends, neighbors, or relatives who did not live with you. We are interested in help you provided for which you did not receive pay. During the last 12 months, did you provide transportation, shop or run errands for friends, neighbors or relatives who did not live with you?

NOW LET'S TALK ABOUT HELP YOU MAY HAVE GIVEN IN THE LAST YEAR TO FRIENDS, NEIGHBORS, OR RELATIVES WHO DID NOT LIVE WITH YOU. WE ARE INTERESTED IN HELP YOU PROVIDED FOR WHICH YOU DID NOT RECEIVE PAY. DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS, DID YOU PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION, SHOP OR RUN ERRANDS FOR FRIENDS, NEIGHBORS OR RELATIVES WHO DID NOT LIVE WITH YOU?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V1996
Did you help others with their housework or with the upkeep of their home, car or other things?

DID YOU HELP OTHERS WITH THEIR HOUSEWORK OR WITH THE UPKEEP OF THEIR HOME, CAR OR OTHER THINGS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V1997
In the last 12 months, did you do childcare without pay for persons not living in your household?

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, DID YOU DO CHILDCARE WITHOUT PAY FOR PERSONS NOT LIVING IN YOUR HOUSEHOLD?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V1998
Did you do any other things in the last 12 months to help neighbors, friends or relatives who did not live with you?

DID YOU DO ANY OTHER THINGS IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS TO HELP NEIGHBORS, FRIENDS OR RELATIVES WHO DID NOT LIVE WITH YOU?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If R ANSWERED YES TO ANY OF V1995 THROUGH M2-15 »

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V1999
Altogether, about how many hours did you spend doing these things during the last 12 months? (Would you say less than 20 hours, up to 40 hours, up to 80 hours, up to 160 hours, or more than 160 hours in the year?)

ALTOGETHER, ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS DID YOU SPEND DOING THESE THINGS DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS? (WOULD YOU SAY LESS THAN 20 HOURS, UP TO 40 HOURS, UP TO 80 HOURS, UP TO 160 HOURS, OR MORE THAN 160 HOURS IN THE YEAR?)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 LESS THAN 20
2 UP TO 40
3 UP TO 80
4 UP TO 160
5 160+
8 DK
9 RF


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V2013
Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS. THEY ARE VERY SIMILAR TO QUESTIONS WE HAVE ALREADY ASKED YOU, BUT RESEARCHERS ARE INTERESTED IN HOW PEOPLE RESPOND WHEN THE QUESTIONS ARE CHANGED JUST A LITTLE.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 DO MODULE
9 REFUSED


If Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little. (V2013) != 9 REFUSED »

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M3-1
These questions are about how well you are able to do certain activities-by yourself and without using special equipment.

THESE QUESTIONS ARE ABOUT HOW WELL YOU ARE ABLE TO DO CERTAIN ACTIVITIES-BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT.

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V2015
Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty bathing or showering?

BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY BATHING OR SHOWERING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
6 DON'T DO
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty bathing or showering? (V2015) != (1 or 5 or 8 or 9) »

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V2016
Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2017
Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty dressing?

BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY DRESSING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
6 DON'T DO
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty dressing? (V2017) != (1 or 5 or 8 or 9) »

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V2018
Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2019
(Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) eating?

(BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY) EATING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
6 DON'T DO
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) eating? (V2019) != (1 or 5 or 8 or 9) »

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V2020
Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2021
(Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) getting in and out of bed or chairs?

(BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY) GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
6 DON'T DO
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) getting in and out of bed or chairs? (V2021) != (1 or 5 or 8 or 9) »

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V2022
Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2023
Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty walking?

BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY WALKING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
6 DON'T DO
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty walking? (V2023) != (1 or 5 or 8 or 9) »

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V2024
Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2025
(Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) using the toilet, including getting to the toilet?

(BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY) USING THE TOILET, INCLUDING GETTING TO THE TOILET?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
6 DON'T DO
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) using the toilet, including getting to the toilet? (V2025) != (1 or 5 or 8 or 9) »

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V2026
Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty bathing or showering? (V2015) != 1 YES and {V2015 != 6 or Is this because of a health or physical problem? (V2016) != 1 YES} »

| |  If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have bathing or showering --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it? (V2031)

| | |  If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have bathing or showering --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it? (V2031) != 3 UNABLE TO DO »

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V2032
When you do not have help or use special equipment, is bathing or showering by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS BATHING OR SHOWERING BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2033
(When you do not have help or use special equipment,) does bathing or showering take a long time?

(WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT,) DOES BATHING OR SHOWERING TAKE A LONG TIME?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2034
Is bathing or showering very painful?

IS BATHING OR SHOWERING VERY PAINFUL?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2035
Do you receive help from another person in bathing or showering?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN BATHING OR SHOWERING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


| |  If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty dressing? (V2017) != 1 YES and {V2017 != 6 or Is this because of a health or physical problem? (V2018) != 1 YES} »

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V2036
By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have dressing --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE DRESSING --SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
3 UNABLE TO DO
1 SOME
2 A LOT
8 DK
9 RF


| | |  If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have dressing --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it? (V2036) != 3 UNABLE TO DO »

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V2037
When you do not have help or use special equipment, is dressing by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS DRESSING BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2038
Does dressing take a long time?

DOES DRESSING TAKE A LONG TIME?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2039
Is dressing very painful?

IS DRESSING VERY PAINFUL?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2040
Do you receive help from another person in dressing?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN DRESSING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


| |  If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) eating? (V2019) != 1 YES and { V2019 != 6 or Is this because of a health or physical problem? (V2020) != 1 YES} »

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V2042
By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have eating --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE EATING --SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
3 UNABLE TO DO
1 SOME
2 A LOT
8 DK
9 RF


| | |  If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have eating --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it? (V2042) != 3 UNABLE TO DO »

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V2043
When you do not have help or use special equipment, is eating by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS EATING BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2044
Does eating take a long time?

DOES EATING TAKE A LONG TIME?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2045
Is eating very painful?

IS EATING VERY PAINFUL?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2046
Do you receive help from another person in eating?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN EATING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


| |  If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) getting in and out of bed or chairs? (V2021) != 1 YES and { V2021 != 6 or Is this because of a health or physical problem? (V2022) != 1 YES} »

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V2047
By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have getting in or out of bed or chairs --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE GETTING IN OR OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS --SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
3 UNABLE TO DO
1 SOME
2 A LOT
8 DK
9 RF


| | |  If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have getting in or out of bed or chairs --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it? (V2047) != 3 UNABLE TO DO »

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V2048
When you do not have help or use special equipment, is getting in and out of bed or chairs by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2049
Does getting in and out of bed or chairs take a long time?

DOES GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS TAKE A LONG TIME?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2050
Is getting in and out of bed or chairs very painful?

IS GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS VERY PAINFUL?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V2051
Do you receive help from another person in getting in and out of bed or chairs?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


| |  If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty walking? (V2023) != 1 YES and { V2023 != 6 or Is this because of a health or physical problem? (V2024) != 1 YES} »

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V2052
By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have walking --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE WALKING --SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
3 UNABLE TO DO
1 SOME
2 A LOT
8 DK
9 RF


| | |  If By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have walking --some, a lot, or are you unable to do it? (V2052) != 3 UNABLE TO DO »

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V2053
When you do not have help or use special equipment, is walking by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS WALKING BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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