A. Demographic Data

Module A. Demographic Data of MHAS 2012

Label Type Description
A1 Question asked of interviewer INTERVIEWER: INDICATE IF RESPONDENT IS:
A2a Question During the last interview, you said your birth date was _________. Is this correct?
A2b Question How old are you in full years?
A2c Question During the last interview you stated that you were born in ____________________. Is thiscorrect?
A2d Question In which state/country you were born?
A3 Question Currently are you...
A4 Question Are you still married (or in a civil union) with the same person from the last time we interviewed you?
A5 Question Has your last marriage/union ended since the last time we interviewed you?
A6 Question Did this marriage/union start since the last time we interviewed you?
A7 Question In the last interview, you said you had ________children that were born alive Is this correct?
A7a Question How many children that were born alive have you had?
A8 Question Of the children that were born alive, how many are currently alive?
A10 Question Before you were 10 years old, compared to other children your age, how was your health?
A11_1 Question Before you were 10 years old, did you have any of the following illnesses? Tuberculosis?
A11_2 Question Tuberculosis?
A11_3 Question Rheumatic Fever?
A11_4 Question Polio?
A12 Question VERIFY IF THE ADDRESS OF THE RESIDENCE IS THE SAME AS IN THE LAST INTERVIEW (2001 or 2003)
A13 Question How many years have you lived in this community?
A14 Question Since the last time we interviewed you, not including vacations or short visits, have you worked/lived in the U.S.?
A15 Question Was this the first time you went to work/live in the U.S.?
A16b Question Which would you say was the main reason you left for the US?
A17 Question For that first time in the U.S., when you left Mexico, did you know anybody that would help you settle down in the U.S. when you moved there?
A18 Question Who helped you with the expenses when you moved to the U.S. the first time?
A19 Question When did you come back from the U.S. that time?
A20 Question Did you mainly live in rural (towns, ranches) or urban (cities) areas while in the U.S.?
A21 Question In total, how many years have you worked/lived in the U.S.?
A22 Question During the longest visit in the U.S., what kind of job did you do most of the time OTHER SPECIFY?
A23 Question During that stay in the U.S., did you send money to your family in Mexico?
A24 Question During that stay in the U.S., did you send money to your spouse in Mexico?
A25 Question During that stay in the U.S., did you send money to your children in Mexico?
A26 Question During that stay in the U.S., did you send money to your parents in Mexico?
A27 Question What was the intended use of the money you sent?
A28 Question Now think about the last time you worked or lived in the US. Which would you say was the main reason you left to the US?
A29a Question Now the last time you worked or lived in the US, When did you come back from the U.S. that time?
A29b Question Think about the last stay in the U.S. Why did you come back to Mexico?
A30 Question MORE THAN ONE REASON STATED IN A.29b?
A31 Question What would you say was the main reason for you to come back from the U.S.?
A32 Question The last time you came back from the U.S., your health was...?
A33a Question The last time you came back from the U.S., you ...?
A33b Question Do you have a green card, or are you a permanent resident of the U.S.?
A33c Question Did you ever contribute to the social security system in the U.S.?
A34 Question Do you speak English?
A35a Question Do you attend religious services?
A35b Question How frequently do you participate in events organized by your church?
A36 Question How important is religion in your life?
A37 Question During the last 2 years, did you participate in any volunteer work for a religious, educational or community organization?
A38 Question How many hours of volunteer work have you done during the last 2 years?
A39 Question Would you say that the number of hours you did volunteer work were about...?
A40 Question asked of interviewer INTERVIEWER: HOW FREQUENTLY DID THE RESPONDENT NEED HELP TO ANSWER SECTION A. DEMOGRAPHIC DATA?
A16A Question In which year did you leave the U.S. on this your very first visit?