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Section EV: Lifestyles
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Age at interview
Place of birth
No of children
No of grandchildren
No of siblings
Family financial transfers
Proximity to children
Contact with family/friends
Informal care received
Informal care provided
Self-reported health status
Other functional limitations
Doctor diagnosed diseases
Physical activity or exercise
Nursing home stay
Other medical care
Public health insurance
Private health insurance
Long-term care insurance
Income from employer or private pension/annuity
Income from public pension or disability
Income from unemployment or other government transfers
Income from private transfers
Investment retirement accounts
Stocks and bonds
Checking and savings
Mortgages and home loans
Total non-housing wealth
Current paid work
Labor force status
Current working hours
Current job characteristics
Current job tenure
When last job ended
Prob of receiving inheritance
Prob of leaving bequest
Prob of working full-time
Prob of work limiting health problem
Public pension receipt
Private pension receipt
Current job pension plan
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Section EV: Lifestyles Module of CRELES Wave 4
Have you ever drank alcoholic drinks on a regular basis?
How long ago did you stop drinking?
During the time that you drank the most, how many drinks, beers or wine cups did you regularly drink per day?
(When you drank) Has it bothered you that someone would be critical of your drinking alcoholic beverages?
(When you drank) Have you ever felt badly or guilty for drinking alcoho lic drinks?
(When you drank) Have you ever drunk an alcoholic drink when you got up in the morning or when you were hung over?
Have you smoked More than 100 cigarettes or cigars in your life?
How old were you when you first started smoking?
Do you smoke now?
How many cigarettes or pipes do you normally smoke every day? (pack o f 20 cigarettes)
How old were you when you stopped smoking.
During the time that you smoked the most, how many cigarettes did you smoke per day?
In the last 12 months, did you exercise regularly or do other physical rigorous activit ies like sports, jogging, dancing, or heavy work, three times per week?
What is your current weight?
From these images, how do you think you look currently? SHOW CARD "A"
What is your current height?
What was your weight at the age of 25?
From these images, how do you think you looked at that time? SHOW CARD "A"
From these images, how do you think you looked at age 40? SHOW CARD "A"
What was or what has been your maximum weight in your life? ( If a wmoman, do not include pregnancies)
Using these images, what do you thinks you looked like at this time. Show Card "A"
How old were you when you reached your highest weight?
In the last 6 months, have you lost More than 5 kilograms of weight without intending to?
In the last 10 years, have you had injuries or a car accident and/or been struck by a car?
Do you use multi-vitamins?
Do you use some kind of sugar substitute, such as Splenda, Cristalosa, Noscar, etc.?
In a typical week, how many dinners and lunches? ...are purchased rather than prepared at home?
...Include fried food (such as fried chicken, French fries, tacos, hamburgers, fried fish)?
Include red meat?
Most of the time, during the first 15 years of your life, did your family have problems or economic hardships that did not allow you to eat regularly, dress adequately or get necessary medical care?
Most of the time during the first 15 years of your life did you or someone of your family sleep in the same room that was used for cooking?
Have you ever lived in a home with a dirt floor?
Most of the time, during the first 15 years of your life did you live in a home with dirt floors?
How was your health for the majority of your childhood and adolescence?
Did you have asthma or chronic bronchitis when you were a child or adolescent?
During the first 15 years of your life, did your home have a bathroom or latrine?
During the first 15 years of your life, did you wear shoes regularly?
During the first 15 years of your life, did your home have electricity?
During the first 15 years of your life, where did you sleep?
During the first 15 years of your life, did your biological father lived with you most of the time?
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