Health

Health   Download

Measure Variables HRS MHAS ELSA SHARE KLoSA JSTAR CRELES TILDA CHARLS
Self reported health Self reported health w1-w12 w1-w3 w1-w8 w1,2,4,5 w1-w4 w1-w3 w1-w5 w1-w2 w1-w2
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor (w1,2,4-8) /
1. very good
2. good
3. fair
4. bad
5. very bad (w1,3)
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor (w1,2,4,5) /
1. very good
2. good
3. fair
4. bad
5. very bad (w1)
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor /
1. very good
2. good
3. fair
4. bad
5. very bad
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor /
1.very good
2. good
3. fair
4. bad
5. very bad
Mental health CES-D w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 - w1 - w2 w1 - w2
8 items 9 items 8 items CES-D 8 items (w1, 2)
& EURO-D
10 items 20 items 20 items 10 items
Doctor diagnosed: ever have condition Hypertension w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w5 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
Diabetes w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w5 w1 w1 - w2
Hypercholesterolemia w1 - w12 - w2 -w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 - w1 - w3 w1 - w5 - w1 - w2
 blood test for cholesterol high cholesterol - Hyperlipimia high cholesterol elevation of low density lipoprotein, triglycerides (TGs), and total cholesterol, or a low high density lipoprotein level
Cancer, excluding minor skin cancer w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w5 w1 w1 - w2
- - - including leukemia or lymphoma - - - including leukemia or lymphoma -
COPD, lung disease w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w5 w1 w1 - w2
- tuberculosis, respiratory illness, such as asthma or emphysema chronic lung disease such as chronic bronchitis or emphysema chronic bronchitis or emphysema bronchitis or emphysema chronic bronchitis,
emphysema
emphysema, tuberculosis, asthma or chronic bronchitis chronic bronchitis or emphysema chronic bronchitis or emphysema
Asthma w9 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2 - w1 - w3 w1 - w5 w1 w1 - w2
- combine with other respiratory illness - - - combine with other respiratory diseases - -
Heart problem, MI, Congestive heart failure w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w5 w1 w1 - w2
heart attack, coronary heart disease, angina, congestive heart failure, or other heart problems heart attack angina, a heart attack (including myocardial infarction or coronary thrombosis), congestive heart failure, a heart murmur, an abnormal heart rhythm, or any other heart trouble. heart attack, including myocardial infarction or coronary thrombosis, or any other heart problem, including congestive heart failure having had a heart attack, coronary heart disease, angina, congestive heart failure angina, heart failure, cardiac
infarction, valve disease, etc.
heart attack or heart disease heart attack, including myocardial infarction or coronary thrombosis, or any other heart problem, including congestive heart failure heart attack, coronary heart
disease, angina, congestive heart failure, or other heart problems
Stroke w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w5 w1 w1 - w2
- - cerebrovascular disease cerebral vascular disease possible ischemic attack cerebral accident, cerebrovascular accident - cerebral vascular
disease
 
Liver disease - w1 - w3 - - w1 - w4 w1 - w3 - w1 w1 - w2
liver or kidney infection  except fatty liver hepatitis B or C, hepatic
cirrhosis, etc. Not including liver cancer
cirrhosis, or serious liver damage except
fatty liver, tumors, or cancer
Stomach or other digestive disease - w1 - w3 - w1, 2, 4, 5 - w1 - w3 - - w1 - w2
stomach pain, indigestion, diarrhea combine with duodenal ulcer, peptic ulcer combine with ulcer except tumor or cancer
Peptic ulcer disease w1 - w2 - - w1,w2,w4,w5 - w1 - w3 - w1 -
stomach or intestinal ulcers combine with stomach combine with stomach disorder stomach ulcer
Kidney disease - w1 - w3 - - - - - - w1 - w2
liver or kidney infection except tumor or cancer
Emotional, nervous, or psychiatric problems w1 - w12 - w1 - w8 w2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w5 w1 w1 - w2
- - anxiety, nervous or psychiatric problems - depression, emotional disorder depression and nervous problems psychological disorder -
Memory-related disease w4 - w12 - w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 - w1 w1 - w2
Alzheimer(w10-w12), dementia(w10-w12), memory problem (w4-w9) Alzheimer's or dementia/organic brain syndrom/senility/any other serious memory impairment (w1) or dementia/senility/another serious memory impairment (w2-8) Alzheimer's/dementia - dementia Alzheimer, dementia, organic brain syndrome, senility serious memory impairment memory related condition
Parkinson's disease - - w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 - w1 - w3 - w1 -
Arthritis or rheumatism w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w5 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
- - arthritis, osteoarthritis, rheumatism w5 rheumatoid arthritis or osteoarthritis/other rheumatism are separate questions - joints disorder - - arthritis only
Osteoporosis w11 - w12 - w1-w8 w1, w2 - w1 - w3 w1 - w5 w1 -
- sometimes called thin or brittle bones - - frail bones, bone fragility -
Cataracts w3 - w12 - w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w5 w1 w1 - w2
- - -  cataract surgery eye disease -   cataract surgery
Vision Self rated eye sight w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w5 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. very good
2. good
3. fair
4. poor
5. very poor
1. Can see very well
2. Can see well
3. Can see at an average level
4. Can see only so-so
5. Can’t see well
6. Can’t see at all, or am visually impaired
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
Usually wear glasses w2 w1 - w3 - w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w3, w5 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
ahd1 - - - - - - -
Hearing Self rated hearing w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 - w1 - w2 w1 - w2
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. very good
2. good
3. fair
4. poor
5. very poor
1. Can hear very well
2. Can hear well
3. Can hear at an average level
4. Hear only so-so
5. Don't hear well
6. Cannot hear at all, or am hearing-impaired.
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
1. excellent
2. very good
3. good
4. fair
5. poor
Usually wear hearing device w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w7 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w3, w5 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
Dental Tooth loss w8 - w12 - w7 w5 - - w1, w4, w5 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
All teeth amount left amount loss amount loss 1. None missing
2. Some missing
3. Have denture as week as some teeth
4. Full denture
5. No teeth or no denture
All teeth

Functional Limitation   Download

Measure Question HRS MHAS ELSA SHARE KLoSA JSTAR CRELES TILDA CHARLS
Wave w1 w2 w3 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w5 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
ADL Diff-walk across room   w1
Diff-dressing   w1
Diff-bathing w1
Diff-eating w1
Diff-get in/out of bed w1
Diff-using toilet   w1
IADL Diff-use a map          
Diff-use a calculator                  
Diff-use a computer                    
Diff-use telephone       w1
Diff-managing money   3 separate questions: paying bills, withdraw money from bank, filling out a pension document w1
Diff-take medications   take medicine by yourself w1
Diff-shop for groceries   w1
Diff-doing work around house     -   house or garden     w1 cleaning house
Diff- preparing hot meals   w1
Functional ability Diff- walk sev blocks 100 yards 100 m   100m few blocks 100m 100m, 1 km
Diff-jog one mile 1 km           1 mile 1 km
Diff sit for 2 hours      
Diff get up fr chair    
Diff-climb sev flights stair   climbing stairs up a few floors without resting
Diff-climb one fit stair      
Diff-stoop/kneel/crouch    
Diff-lift/carry 5 kgs 10 lbs 10lbs   5kg   10 lbs 10 jin
Diff-pick up a dime a coin 5 pound coin small coin   1 yen coin   small coin a coin
Diff-reach/extend arms up  
Diff-push/pull large obj    
Response scale 1.Not at all diff
2.A little diff
3.Somewhat diff
4.very diff/can't do
                   
1.Yes,a little
2.Yes,a lot
3.Yes,DK/NA how much
4.Yes,RF how much
5.Can't do
                   
1.No
2.Yes
         
1.No
2.Yes
3.Can't Do
4.Don't Do
                   
1.No, I don't need any help
2.Yes, I need help to some extent
3.Yes, I need help in every respect
                   
1.No, I don't have any difficulty
2.I have difficulty but can still do it
3.Yes, I have difficulty and need help
4.I can not do it
                   

Health Behavior   Download

Measure Question HRS MHAS ELSA SHARE KLoSA JSTAR TILDA CHARLS
Smoking Ever smoke w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 w1 - w2
Smoke now w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
Smoke frequency w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 w1 - w2
number of cigarettes/day number of cigarettes/day number of cigarettes/day on weekdays and weekends average amount of cigarettes, pipes or cigars per day number of cigarettes/day number of cigarettes/day average amount of cigarettes, pipes or cigars per day number of cigarettes/day
Smoking history w1 - w12 w1 - w3 life history w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
1.Age/year start,
2.# years
Age start year first smoked daily # years year & month start Age start # years Age/year start
Amount of cigarettes w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w2 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
cigarettes or packs cigarettes or packs cigarettes cigarettes, pipes or cigars cigarettes or packs cigarettes cigarettes cigarettes
Drinking Ever drink w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
Drinking frequency w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w2 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
# days per week # days per week / # of drinks per day w2-w7 : # days per week,
w2-w3 : # drinks per day,
w4-w7 : # drinks per week
w1, 2, 4, 5 :
1. none or less than a month,
2. one to several times a month,
3. one to several times a week,
4. most days of the week,
5. everyday of the week.

w2, 4, 5 : # drinks per day
1. None or less
once a month,
2. Once a month,
3. 2-3 times a
month
4. Once a week,
5. 2-3 times a
week,
6. 4-5 times a
week,
7. Once a day
8. more than twice a
day
1. Every day,
2. 5-6 days per
week,
3. 3-4 days per
week,
4. 1-2 days per
week,
5. several times
per month,
6. not at all/ # of drinks per day
w1: "1. Almost every day;
2. Five or six days a week;
3. Three or four days a week;
4. Once or twice a week;
5. Once or twice a month;
6. Less than once a month;
7. Not at all in the last 6 months"

w2: "1. Daily;
2. 4-6 days a week;
3. 2-3 days a week;
4. Once a week;
5. 2-3 days a month;
6. Once a month;
7. One or a couple of days per year 8. none or doesn't drink"
1. None or doesn't drink,
2. Once a month
3. 2-3 times a
month
4. Once a week,
5. 2-3 days a
week,
6. 4-6 days a
week,
7. daily,
8. twice a day
9. More than twice
a day
Type of drink w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 - w3 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
Any alcoholic Any alcoholic Any alcoholic Any alcoholic 1. So-ju(Korean
liquor),
2. Beer,
3.Makgeolli(rice
wine),
4. Whisky and
other liquors,
5. Wine
1.Beer,
2.Shochu,
3.Sake,
4.Whiskey,
5.Wine (not
ask in w2
5cities)
w1: any alcohol w2 an alcoholic drink, glass of wine, glass of beer etc. 1.Liquor,
2.Beer,
3.Wine or rice
wine
Physical Exercise Vigorous w1 - w12 w1 - w3 w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 w1 - w4 w1 -w3 w1 - w2 w1 - w2
aerobics, running, swimming, bicycling - - sports, heavy housework, job involves physical labor work out or exercises minutes of exercise on weekday or weekend heavy lifting, digging, aerobics, fast bicycling heavy lifting,
digging, plowing, aerobics, fast bicycling,
and cycling with a heavy load
Moderate w7-w12 - w1 - w8 w1, 2, 4, 5 - - w1-w2 w1-w2
gardening, cleaning the car, walking - gardening, cleaning the car, walking carrying light loads, bicycling at a regular pace, or doubles tennis carrying light loads,
bicycling at a regular pace, or mopping the
floor
Mild w7-w12 - w1 - w8 - - - w1 w1-w2
laundry, home repairs - walking walking