D. Health Care Services

The goal of this section is to obtain details about the medical attention that individuals of middle and old age have or could have, from the institutional service point of view. This module asks about several types of services they have used during the last 12 months, the expenses incurred in services and medication, how they have paid them, the options of the respondent regarding different service providers, and the criteria for selecting a provider.

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D1_1

Do you have the right to medical attention in...?-Social Security (IMSS)

DO YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO MEDICAL ATTENTION IN...?-SOCIAL SECURITY (IMSS)
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D1_2

Do you have the right to medical attention in...?-ISSSTE

DO YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO MEDICAL ATTENTION IN...?-ISSSTE
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D1_3

Do you have the right to medical attention in...?-Pemex, Defense or Navy

DO YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO MEDICAL ATTENTION IN...?-PEMEX, DEFENSE OR NAVY
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D1_4

Do you have the right to medical attention in...?-Private medical insurance

DO YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO MEDICAL ATTENTION IN...?-PRIVATE MEDICAL INSURANCE
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D1_5

Do you have the right to medical attention in...?-Other

DO YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO MEDICAL ATTENTION IN...?-OTHER
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If Do you have the right to medical attention in...?-Social Security (IMSS) = 1 »
 
   
 
D2_1

Do you have the right to these medical services because you are...?-Social Security (IMSS)

DO YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO THESE MEDICAL SERVICES BECAUSE YOU ARE...?-SOCIAL SECURITY (IMSS)
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D2_2

Do you have the right to these medical services because you are...?-ISSSTE

DO YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO THESE MEDICAL SERVICES BECAUSE YOU ARE...?-ISSSTE
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D2_3

Do you have the right to these medical services because you are...?-Pemex, Defense or Navy

DO YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO THESE MEDICAL SERVICES BECAUSE YOU ARE...?-PEMEX, DEFENSE OR NAVY
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D2_4

Do you have the right to these medical services because you are...?-Private medical insurance

DO YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO THESE MEDICAL SERVICES BECAUSE YOU ARE...?-PRIVATE MEDICAL INSURANCE
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D2_5

Do you have the right to these medical services because you are...?-Other

DO YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO THESE MEDICAL SERVICES BECAUSE YOU ARE...?-OTHER
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D3

Then, you do not have the right to medical services in any institution?

THEN, YOU DO NOT HAVE THE RIGHT TO MEDICAL SERVICES IN ANY INSTITUTION?
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D4

Including all of your hospital stays of the past year, about how many nights did you stay in a hospital overnight?

INCLUDING ALL OF YOUR HOSPITAL STAYS OF THE PAST YEAR, ABOUT HOW MANY NIGHTS DID YOU STAY IN A HOSPITAL OVERNIGHT?
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If Including all of your hospital stays of the past year, about how many nights did you stay in a hospital overnight? = 000 or Including all of your hospital stays of the past year, about how many nights did you stay in a hospital overnight? = 888 or Including all of your hospital stays of the past year, about how many nights did you stay in a hospital overnight? = 999 »
 
   
 
D5A

Where did you receive the service(s)?-IMSS

WHERE DID YOU RECEIVE THE SERVICE(S)?-IMSS
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D5B

Where did you receive the service(s)?-ISSSTE

WHERE DID YOU RECEIVE THE SERVICE(S)?-ISSSTE
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D5C

Where did you receive the service(s)?-Department of Health

WHERE DID YOU RECEIVE THE SERVICE(S)?-DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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D5D

Where did you receive the service(s)?-IMSS Solidarity

WHERE DID YOU RECEIVE THE SERVICE(S)?-IMSS SOLIDARITY
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D5E

Where did you receive the service(s)?-Private clinic or hospital

WHERE DID YOU RECEIVE THE SERVICE(S)?-PRIVATE CLINIC OR HOSPITAL
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D5F

Where did you receive the service(s)?-Red Cross, Green Cross

WHERE DID YOU RECEIVE THE SERVICE(S)?-RED CROSS, GREEN CROSS
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D5G

Where did you receive the service(s)?-Other

WHERE DID YOU RECEIVE THE SERVICE(S)?-OTHER
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D6

Altogether, about how much did you pay for these hospitalizations?

ALTOGETHER, ABOUT HOW MUCH DID YOU PAY FOR THESE HOSPITALIZATIONS?
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If Altogether, about how much did you pay for these hospitalizations? = 888888 or Altogether, about how much did you pay for these hospitalizations? = 999999 »
 
     
   
D7A

Would you say that it was more than $4,000 pesos?

WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $4,000 PESOS?
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If Would you say that it was more than $4,000 pesos? = 1 »
 
       
     
D7C

Would you say that it was more than $16,000 pesos?

WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $16,000 PESOS?
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ElseIf Would you say that it was more than $4,000 pesos? = 2 »
 
       
     
D7B

Would you say that it was more than $2,000 pesos?

WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $2,000 PESOS?
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D8_1

In the last year, about how many times have you seen a folk healer?

IN THE LAST YEAR, ABOUT HOW MANY TIMES HAVE YOU SEEN A FOLK HEALER?
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If In the last year, about how many times have you seen a folk healer? = 000 »
 
   
 
D8_2

In the last year, about how many times have you consulted a homeopath?

IN THE LAST YEAR, ABOUT HOW MANY TIMES HAVE YOU CONSULTED A HOMEOPATH?
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If In the last year, about how many times have you consulted a homeopath? = 000 »
 
     
   
D8_3

In the last year, about how many times have you seen a dentist?

IN THE LAST YEAR, ABOUT HOW MANY TIMES HAVE YOU SEEN A DENTIST?
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If In the last year, about how many times have you seen a dentist? = 000 »
 
       
     
D8_4

In the last year, about how many times have you had outpatient procedures, not counting stays in the hospital?

IN THE LAST YEAR, ABOUT HOW MANY TIMES HAVE YOU HAD OUTPATIENT PROCEDURES, NOT COUNTING STAYS IN THE HOSPITAL?
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D8_5

In the last year, about how many times have you visited or consulted a doctor or medical personnel

IN THE LAST YEAR, ABOUT HOW MANY TIMES HAVE YOU VISITED OR CONSULTED A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL
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If In the last year, about how many times have you visited or consulted a doctor or medical personnel != 000 »
 
   
 
D9_1

Altogether, about how much did you pay for these consultations, or did you pay in-kind?-Folk Healer

ALTOGETHER, ABOUT HOW MUCH DID YOU PAY FOR THESE CONSULTATIONS, OR DID YOU PAY IN-KIND?-FOLK HEALER
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If Altogether, about how much did you pay for these consultations, or did you pay in-kind?-Folk Healer = 0000000 or Altogether, about how much did you pay for these consultations, or did you pay in-kind?-Folk Healer = 7777777 »
 
     
   
D9_2

Altogether, about how much did you pay for these consultations, or did you pay in-kind?-Homeopath

ALTOGETHER, ABOUT HOW MUCH DID YOU PAY FOR THESE CONSULTATIONS, OR DID YOU PAY IN-KIND?-HOMEOPATH
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If Altogether, about how much did you pay for these consultations, or did you pay in-kind?-Homeopath = 0000000 or Altogether, about how much did you pay for these consultations, or did you pay in-kind?-Homeopath = 7777777 »
 
       
     
D9_3

Dentist

DENTIST
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If Dentist = 0000000 or Dentist = 7777777 »
 
         
       
D9_4

Outpatient procedures

OUTPATIENT PROCEDURES
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If Outpatient procedures = 0000000 or Outpatient procedures = 7777777 »
 
           
         
D9_5

Medical visits

MEDICAL VISITS
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If Medical visits != 0000000 and Medical visits != 7777777 »
 
   
 
D10A1

[Folk Healer] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos?

[FOLK HEALER] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $1,000 PESOS?
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If [Folk Healer] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos? = 1 »
 
     
   
D10C1

[Folk Healer] Would you say that it was more than $8,000 pesos?

[FOLK HEALER] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $8,000 PESOS?
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Else If [Folk Healer] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos? = 2 »
 
     
   
D10B1

[Folk Healer] Would you say that it was more than $200 pesos?

[FOLK HEALER] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $200 PESOS?
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D10A2

[Homeopath] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos?

[HOMEOPATH] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $1,000 PESOS?
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If [Homeopath] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos? = 1 »
 
       
     
D10C2

[Homeopath] Would you say that it was more than $8,000 pesos?

[HOMEOPATH] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $8,000 PESOS?
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Else If [Homeopath] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos? = 2 »
 
       
     
D10B2

[Homeopath] Would you say that it was more than $200 pesos?

[HOMEOPATH] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $200 PESOS?
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D10A3

[Dentist] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos?

[DENTIST] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $1,000 PESOS?
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If [Dentist] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos? = 1 »
 
         
       
D10C3

[Dentist] Would you say that it was more than $8,000 pesos?

[DENTIST] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $8,000 PESOS?
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Else If [Dentist] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos? = 2 »
 
         
       
D10B3

[Dentist] Would you say that it was more than $200 pesos?

[DENTIST] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $200 PESOS?
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D10A4

[Outpatient procedures] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos?

[OUTPATIENT PROCEDURES] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $1,000 PESOS?
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If [Outpatient procedures] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos? = 1 »
 
           
         
D10C4

[Outpatient procedures] Would you say that it was more than $8,000 pesos?

[OUTPATIENT PROCEDURES] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $8,000 PESOS?
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Else If [Outpatient procedures] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos? = 2 »
 
           
         
D10B4

[Outpatient procedures] Would you say that it was more than $200 pesos?

[OUTPATIENT PROCEDURES] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $200 PESOS?
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D10A5

[Medical visits] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos?

[MEDICAL VISITS] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $1,000 PESOS?
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If [Medical visits] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos? = 1 »
 
             
           
D10C5

[Medical visits] Would you say that it was more than $8,000 pesos?

[MEDICAL VISITS] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $8,000 PESOS?
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Else If [Medical visits] Would you say that it was more than $1,000 pesos? = 2 »
 
             
           
D10B5

[Medical visits] Would you say that it was more than $200 pesos?

[MEDICAL VISITS] WOULD YOU SAY THAT IT WAS MORE THAN $200 PESOS?
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D11

In the last year, have you consulted a pharmacist about your health?

IN THE LAST YEAR, HAVE YOU CONSULTED A PHARMACIST ABOUT YOUR HEALTH?
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D12

In the last year, have you not taken medications because of excessive cost?

IN THE LAST YEAR, HAVE YOU NOT TAKEN MEDICATIONS BECAUSE OF EXCESSIVE COST?
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D13

In the last year, who paid most of your out-of-pocket medical costs?

IN THE LAST YEAR, WHO PAID MOST OF YOUR OUT-OF-POCKET MEDICAL COSTS?
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If In the last year, who paid most of your out-of-pocket medical costs? >= 01 and In the last year, who paid most of your out-of-pocket medical costs? <= 03 »
 
             
           
D14

Which child paid most? [Registration number]

WHICH CHILD PAID MOST? [REGISTRATION NUMBER]
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D15

In the last five years, was there at least one instance when you had a serious health problem but you did not go to the doctor?

IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS, WAS THERE AT LEAST ONE INSTANCE WHEN YOU HAD A SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEM BUT YOU DID NOT GO TO THE DOCTOR?
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If In the last five years, was there at least one instance when you had a serious health problem but you did not go to the doctor? = 1 »
 
             
           
Question Combination

             
           
D15A
             
           
D15B
             
           
D15C
             
           
D15D
             
           
D15E
             
           

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D17_1

To whom or where would you go if you had a minor health problem (such as a cold)?-IMSS

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A MINOR HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS A COLD)?-IMSS
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D17_2

To whom or where would you go if you had a minor health problem (such as a cold)?-ISSSTE

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A MINOR HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS A COLD)?-ISSSTE
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D17_3

To whom or where would you go if you had a minor health problem (such as a cold)?-Other public service

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A MINOR HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS A COLD)?-OTHER PUBLIC SERVICE
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D17_4

To whom or where would you go if you had a minor health problem (such as a cold)?-Private Service

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A MINOR HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS A COLD)?-PRIVATE SERVICE
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D17_5

To whom or where would you go if you had a minor health problem (such as a cold)?-Pharmacy

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A MINOR HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS A COLD)?-PHARMACY
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D17_6

To whom or where would you go if you had a minor health problem (such as a cold)?-Chiropractic

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A MINOR HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS A COLD)?-CHIROPRACTIC
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D17_7

To whom or where would you go if you had a minor health problem (such as a cold)?-Homeopath

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A MINOR HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS A COLD)?-HOMEOPATH
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D17_8

To whom or where would you go if you had a minor health problem (such as a cold)?-Folk doctor/Bonesetter/Herbalist

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A MINOR HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS A COLD)?-FOLK DOCTOR/BONESETTER/HERBALIST
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D17_9

To whom or where would you go if you had a minor health problem (such as a cold)?-No one

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A MINOR HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS A COLD)?-NO ONE
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D17_10

To whom or where would you go if you had a minor health problem (such as a cold)?-Self-medication

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A MINOR HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS A COLD)?-SELF-MEDICATION
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D18_1

To whom or where would you go if you had a serious health problem (such as heart attack)?-IMSS

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS HEART ATTACK)?-IMSS
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D18_2

To whom or where would you go if you had a serious health problem (such as heart attack)?-ISSSTE

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS HEART ATTACK)?-ISSSTE
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D18_3

To whom or where would you go if you had a serious health problem (such as heart attack)?-Other public service

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS HEART ATTACK)?-OTHER PUBLIC SERVICE
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D18_4

To whom or where would you go if you had a serious health problem (such as heart attack)?-Private Service

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS HEART ATTACK)?-PRIVATE SERVICE
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D18_5

To whom or where would you go if you had a serious health problem (such as heart attack)?-Pharmacy

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS HEART ATTACK)?-PHARMACY
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D18_6

To whom or where would you go if you had a serious health problem (such as heart attack)?-Chiropractic

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS HEART ATTACK)?-CHIROPRACTIC
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D18_7

To whom or where would you go if you had a serious health problem (such as heart attack)?-Homeopath

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS HEART ATTACK)?-HOMEOPATH
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D18_8

To whom or where would you go if you had a serious health problem (such as heart attack)?-Folk doctor/Bonesetter/Herbalist

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS HEART ATTACK)?-FOLK DOCTOR/BONESETTER/HERBALIST
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D18_9

To whom or where would you go if you had a serious health problem (such as heart attack)?-No one

TO WHOM OR WHERE WOULD YOU GO IF YOU HAD A SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEM (SUCH AS HEART ATTACK)?-NO ONE
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Question Combination

           
         
D19A

There's no sense in planning a lot for the future

THERE'S NO SENSE IN PLANNING A LOT FOR THE FUTURE
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D19B

The really good things that happen to you are mostly luck

THE REALLY GOOD THINGS THAT HAPPEN TO YOU ARE MOSTLY LUCK
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D19C

One is responsible for his/her own successes

ONE IS RESPONSIBLE FOR HIS/HER OWN SUCCESSES
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D19D

One can do just about anything he/she put his/her mind to

ONE CAN DO JUST ABOUT ANYTHING HE/SHE PUT HIS/HER MIND TO
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D19E

Most of one's problems are due to bad luck

MOST OF ONE'S PROBLEMS ARE DUE TO BAD LUCK
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D19F

One has little control on the bad things that happen to him/her

ONE HAS LITTLE CONTROL ON THE BAD THINGS THAT HAPPEN TO HIM/HER
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D19G

One's misfortunes are the result of his/her own mistakes

ONE'S MISFORTUNES ARE THE RESULT OF HIS/HER OWN MISTAKES
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D19H

One is responsible for his/her own failures

ONE IS RESPONSIBLE FOR HIS/HER OWN FAILURES
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D20

Do you think that a person your age can improve his/her health through regular exercise, balanced diet, or by stopping smoking?

DO YOU THINK THAT A PERSON YOUR AGE CAN IMPROVE HIS/HER HEALTH THROUGH REGULAR EXERCISE, BALANCED DIET, OR BY STOPPING SMOKING?
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D21

When it comes to making important family decisions, who has the most say in decision making – you or your spouse?

WHEN IT COMES TO MAKING IMPORTANT FAMILY DECISIONS, WHO HAS THE MOST SAY IN DECISION MAKING – YOU OR YOUR SPOUSE?
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If When it comes to making important family decisions, who has the most say in decision making – you or your spouse? = 1 »
 
             
           
D22

Would you say that you have much more say in decision making than your spouse, somewhat more, or only a little bit more?

WOULD YOU SAY THAT YOU HAVE MUCH MORE SAY IN DECISION MAKING THAN YOUR SPOUSE, SOMEWHAT MORE, OR ONLY A LITTLE BIT MORE?
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Else If When it comes to making important family decisions, who has the most say in decision making – you or your spouse? = 3 »
 
             
           
D23

Would you say that he/she has much more say in decision making than you, somewhat more, or only a little bit more?

WOULD YOU SAY THAT HE/SHE HAS MUCH MORE SAY IN DECISION MAKING THAN YOU, SOMEWHAT MORE, OR ONLY A LITTLE BIT MORE?
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D24

Interviewer: with what frequency did the respondent need help to answer Section D, Health services?

INTERVIEWER: WITH WHAT FREQUENCY DID THE RESPONDENT NEED HELP TO ANSWER SECTION D, HEALTH SERVICES?
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