L. Anthropometric Measurements

The goal of this section is to obtain reliable measures of weight, height, and equilibrium for sampled respondents.

item label type description
UNHHID System generated Unique household ID
PS3 Question Individual code of respondent
ENT_TIP System generated Type of individual interview
NUM_FIELD System generated Number of interviews in the household (according to field report)
MURB System generated Community of residence has 100,000 people or more
SEXO System generated Sex of Respondent
EDAD System generated Age of Respondent
ESCOLA System generated Respondent's years of education
L1 Question asked of interviewer Interviewer: indicate whether respondent has been sampled for the anthropometric measurements
L2 Question asked of interviewer Interviewer: indicate whether the interview is with a couple
L3 Question Measured weight (kg)
L4 Question Measured height (cm)
L5 Question Measured waist circumference (cm)
L6 Question Measured hip circumference
L7 Question Measured calf circumference
L8 Question Measurement of knee height from the ground
L9_1 Question Measured mobility-Right foot.

This measurement is taken with the respondent standing up. He/she is timed while he/she tries to balance on one foot without holding onto or grabbing anything.-Right foot
L9_2 Question Measured mobility-Left foot.

This measurement is taken with the respondent standing up. He/she is timed while he/she tries to balance on one foot without holding onto or grabbing anything.-Left foot
L10 Question asked of interviewer Interviewer: indicate whether the respondents are a couple
FAC_PER System generated Individual-level weight
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L1

Interviewer: indicate whether respondent has been sampled for the anthropometric measurements

INTERVIEWER: INDICATE WHETHER RESPONDENT HAS BEEN SAMPLED FOR THE ANTHROPOMETRIC MEASUREMENTS
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L2

Interviewer: indicate whether the interview is with a couple

INTERVIEWER: INDICATE WHETHER THE INTERVIEW IS WITH A COUPLE
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L3

Measured weight (kg)

MEASURED WEIGHT (KG)
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L4

Measured height (cm)

MEASURED HEIGHT (CM)
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L5

Measured waist circumference (cm)

MEASURED WAIST CIRCUMFERENCE (CM)
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L6

Measured hip circumference

MEASURED HIP CIRCUMFERENCE
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L7

Measured calf circumference

MEASURED CALF CIRCUMFERENCE
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L8

Measurement of knee height from the ground

MEASUREMENT OF KNEE HEIGHT FROM THE GROUND
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L9_1

Measured mobility-Right foot.

This measurement is taken with the respondent standing up. He/she is timed while he/she tries to balance on one foot without holding onto or grabbing anything.-Right foot

MEASURED MOBILITY-RIGHT FOOT.

THIS MEASUREMENT IS TAKEN WITH THE RESPONDENT STANDING UP. HE/SHE IS TIMED WHILE HE/SHE TRIES TO BALANCE ON ONE FOOT WITHOUT HOLDING ONTO OR GRABBING ANYTHING.-RIGHT FOOT
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L9_2

Measured mobility-Left foot.

This measurement is taken with the respondent standing up. He/she is timed while he/she tries to balance on one foot without holding onto or grabbing anything.-Left foot

MEASURED MOBILITY-LEFT FOOT.

THIS MEASUREMENT IS TAKEN WITH THE RESPONDENT STANDING UP. HE/SHE IS TIMED WHILE HE/SHE TRIES TO BALANCE ON ONE FOOT WITHOUT HOLDING ONTO OR GRABBING ANYTHING.-LEFT FOOT
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L10

Interviewer: indicate whether the respondents are a couple

INTERVIEWER: INDICATE WHETHER THE RESPONDENTS ARE A COUPLE
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L1
Interviewer: indicate whether respondent has been sampled for the anthropometric measurements

INTERVIEWER: INDICATE WHETHER RESPONDENT HAS BEEN SAMPLED FOR THE ANTHROPOMETRIC MEASUREMENTS
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1. Yes
2. No
3. Sampled but not taken for respondent's safety
4. Sampled but interviewer mistakenly forgot to measure the respondent's spouse
5. Non response L3-L9.

If Interviewer: indicate whether respondent has been sampled for the anthropometric measurements (L1) = 2 »

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L2
Interviewer: indicate whether the interview is with a couple

INTERVIEWER: INDICATE WHETHER THE INTERVIEW IS WITH A COUPLE
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1. Yes
2. No

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L3
Measured weight (kg)

MEASURED WEIGHT (KG)
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995. Tried but couldn't do it
996. Didn't try
997. Can't Stand up
999. RF

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L4
Measured height (cm)

MEASURED HEIGHT (CM)
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995. Tried but couldn't do it
996. Didn't try
997. Can't Stand up
999. RF

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L5
Measured waist circumference (cm)

MEASURED WAIST CIRCUMFERENCE (CM)
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995. Tried but couldn't do it
996. Didn't try
997. Can't Stand up
999. RF

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L6
Measured hip circumference

MEASURED HIP CIRCUMFERENCE
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995. Tried but couldn't do it
996. Didn't try
997. Can't Stand up
999. RF

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L7
Measured calf circumference

MEASURED CALF CIRCUMFERENCE
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88. Invalid code
95. Tried but couldn't do it
96. Didn't try
97. Can't Stand up
99. RF

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L8
Measurement of knee height from the ground

MEASUREMENT OF KNEE HEIGHT FROM THE GROUND
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888. Invalid Code
995. Tried but couldn't do it
996. Didn't try
997. Can't Stand up
999. RF

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L9_1
Measured mobility-Right foot.

This measurement is taken with the respondent standing up. He/she is timed while he/she tries to balance on one foot without holding onto or grabbing anything.-Right foot


MEASURED MOBILITY-RIGHT FOOT.

THIS MEASUREMENT IS TAKEN WITH THE RESPONDENT STANDING UP. HE/SHE IS TIMED WHILE HE/SHE TRIES TO BALANCE ON ONE FOOT WITHOUT HOLDING ONTO OR GRABBING ANYTHING.-RIGHT FOOT
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94. Missing or wounded leg
95. Tried but couldn't do it
96. Didn't try
97. Can't Stand up
98. Measured by mistake
99. RF

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L9_2
Measured mobility-Left foot.

This measurement is taken with the respondent standing up. He/she is timed while he/she tries to balance on one foot without holding onto or grabbing anything.-Left foot


MEASURED MOBILITY-LEFT FOOT.

THIS MEASUREMENT IS TAKEN WITH THE RESPONDENT STANDING UP. HE/SHE IS TIMED WHILE HE/SHE TRIES TO BALANCE ON ONE FOOT WITHOUT HOLDING ONTO OR GRABBING ANYTHING.-LEFT FOOT
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94. Missing or wounded leg
95. Tried but couldn't do it
96. Didn't try
97. Can't Stand up
98. Measured by mistake
99. RF

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L10
Interviewer: indicate whether the respondents are a couple

INTERVIEWER: INDICATE WHETHER THE RESPONDENTS ARE A COUPLE
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1. Yes
2. No

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