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Form 148 - OS Follow-Up Year 8

File NameData as ofPopulationData collectedOne row perRows
f148_av8_os_inv.dat9/12/2005OSMainParticipant50,389
ID - WHI Participant Common ID
Col 1
NMissing
50,3890
F148DAYS - F148 Days since enrollment
Col 2
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,38901,8213,6792,910.84349.989
WTCUR_8 - Current weight lbs
Col 3
What is your current weight?
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
49,59379670425153.05832.776
WTMAX_8 - Highest weight in past year lbs
Col 4
In the past year, what was your highest weight?
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
49,3021,08771440158.67234.924
WTMIN_8 - Lowest weight in past year lbs
Col 5
In the past year, what was your lowest weight?
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
49,2181,17170400149.48632.048
WALKSWK_8 - Walk more than 10 minutes
Col 6
Think about the walking you do outside the home. How often do you walk outside the home for more than 10 minutes without stopping? (Mark only one.)
ValueDescriptionN%
0Rarely or never10,30520.5
11-3 times a month7,55815
21 time each week5,14210.2
32-3 times each week13,20226.2
44-7 times each week10,14720.1
57 or more times each week3,6047.2
Missing4310.9%
MINSWALK_8 - How many minutes walking
Col 7
When you walk outside the home for more than 10 minutes without stopping, for how many minutes do you usually walk?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q4 "Walk more than 10 min".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 20 min11,94923.7
220-39 min18,75237.2
340-59 min6,08312.1
41hour or more2,4504.9
Missing11,15522.1%
WALKSPD_8 - Usual walking speed
Col 8
What is your usual speed?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q4 "Walk more than 10 min".
ValueDescriptionN%
2Casual stroll (less than 2 miles/hour)8,90017.7
3Average or normal (2-3 miles an hour)20,11439.9
4Fairly fast (3-4 miles an hour)8,53816.9
5Very fast (more than 4 miles an hour)3090.6
9Don't know1,4162.8
Missing11,11222.1%
HDEXFREQ_8 - Strenuous exercise
Col 9
Not including walking outside the home, how often each week (7 days) do you usually do STRENUOUS OR VERY HARD EXERCISE (you work up a sweat and your heart beats fast)? For example, aerobics, aerobic dancing, jogging, tennis, swimming laps.
ValueDescriptionN%
0None32,55464.6
11 day/week3,7587.5
22 days/week4,5989.1
33 days/week5,55311
44 days/week1,5963.2
55 or more days/week1,6993.4
Missing6311.3%
HARDMINS_8 - Strenuous exercise how long
Col 10
How long do usually exercise like this at one time?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q5 "Strenuous exercise".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 20 mins2,7335.4
220-39 mins6,26612.4
340-59 mins4,1348.2
41 hour or more3,8847.7
Missing33,37266.2%
MDEXFREQ_8 - Moderate exercise
Col 11
Not including walking outside the home, how often each week (7 days) do you usually do MODERATE EXERCISE (Not exhausting). For example, biking outdoors, use of an exercise machine (like a stationary bike or treadmill), calisthenics, easy swimming, popular and folk dancing.
ValueDescriptionN%
0None24,81349.2
11 day/week5,62311.2
22 days/week6,46412.8
33 days/week7,07214
44 days/week2,3464.7
55 or more days/week3,4366.8
Missing6351.3%
MODMINS_8 - Moderate/ how long
Col 12
How long do usually exercise like this at one time?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q6 "Moderate exercise".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 20 mins6,13412.2
220-39 mins10,53720.9
340-59 mins4,5369
41 hour or more3,4846.9
Missing25,69851%
MLEXFREQ_8 - Mild exercise
Col 13
Not including walking outside the home, how often each week (7 days) do you usually do MILD EXERCISE. For example, slow dancing, bowling, golf.
ValueDescriptionN%
0None32,81465.1
11 day/week6,15712.2
22 days/week4,1898.3
33 days/week2,9975.9
44 days/week1,0442.1
55 or more days/week2,2654.5
Missing9231.8%
MILDMINS_8 - Mild /how long
Col 14
How long do usually exercise like this at one time?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q7 "Mild exercise".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 20 mins4,2798.5
220-39 mins4,7709.5
340-59 mins2,0714.1
41 hour or more5,17810.3
Missing34,09167.7%
SMOKENW_8 - Smoke cigarettes now
Col 15
Do you smoke cigarettes now?
ValueDescriptionN%
0No48,24395.7
1Yes1,7183.4
Missing4280.8%
CIGSDAY_8 - Cigarettes per day
Col 16
How many cigarettes do you usually smoke each day? (Mark one.)
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q8 "Smoke cigarettes now".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 53780.8
25-146731.3
315-244881
425-341070.2
535-44460.1
645 or more180
Missing48,67996.6%
WTLMERID_8 - Meridia (Sibutramine)
Col 17
ValueDescriptionN%
0No47,94295.1
1Yes480.1
Missing2,3994.8%
WTLXENCL_8 - Xenical (Orlistat)
Col 18
ValueDescriptionN%
0No47,89795.1
1Yes1020.2
Missing2,3904.7%
WTLPHENT_8 - Phentermine (Fastin)
Col 19
ValueDescriptionN%
0No47,70294.7
1Yes1050.2
Missing2,5825.1%
WTLOTHER_8 - Other prescription weight loss meds
Col 20
Other prescription weight loss medication
ValueDescriptionN%
0No47,77094.8
1Yes1570.3
Missing2,4624.9%
CFINDP_8 - Caffeinated coffee/instant or filtered
Col 21
Caffeinated coffee, either instant or paper-filtered drip (cups)
ValueDescriptionN%
1Never or less than 1/month18,50636.7
21-3/month3,2056.4
31/week1,4802.9
42-4/week2,6005.2
55-6/week1,3742.7
61/day7,83615.6
72-3/day11,35322.5
84-5/day1,8303.6
96 or more/day3810.8
Missing1,8243.6%
CFOTHCFE_8 - Other caffeinated coffee
Col 22
Other caffeinated coffee, such as perked, espresso or latte (cups)
ValueDescriptionN%
1Never or less than 1/month38,44176.3
21-3/month3,2006.4
31/week1,1612.3
42-4/week8971.8
55-6/week2440.5
61/day9601.9
72-3/day9051.8
84-5/day1130.2
96 or more/day540.1
Missing4,4148.8%
CFDCINDP_8 - Decaf coffee/instant or filtered
Col 23
Decaf coffee, either instant or paper-filtered drip (cups)
ValueDescriptionN%
1Never or less than 1/month25,51450.6
21-3/month4,7979.5
31/week2,2264.4
42-4/week3,4126.8
55-6/week1,4082.8
61/day4,2938.5
72-3/day4,5719.1
84-5/day7021.4
96 or more/day1520.3
Missing3,3146.6%
CFDCOTH_8 - Other decaf coffee
Col 24
Other decaf coffee, such as perked, espresso or latte (cups)
ValueDescriptionN%
1Never or less than 1/month40,09179.6
21-3/month2,2624.5
31/week8151.6
42-4/week7471.5
55-6/week2010.4
61/day5141
72-3/day4650.9
84-5/day630.1
96 or more/day250
Missing5,20610.3%
CFREGTEA_8 - Regular tea
Col 25
Regular tea (not decaf) (cups)
ValueDescriptionN%
1Never or less than 1/month19,63739
21-3/month7,48814.9
31/week3,5237
42-4/week5,71911.3
55-6/week1,9373.8
61/day3,9857.9
72-3/day3,9857.9
84-5/day7651.5
96 or more/day2350.5
Missing3,1156.2%
CFDCFTEA_8 - Decaf tea
Col 26
Decaf tea (cups)
ValueDescriptionN%
1Never or less than 1/month27,79255.2
21-3/month4,4358.8
31/week2,2814.5
42-4/week3,8317.6
55-6/week1,4412.9
61/day2,4654.9
72-3/day2,2654.5
84-5/day3190.6
96 or more/day1110.2
Missing5,44910.8%
SODACF_8 - Soft drinks with caffeine
Col 27
Soft drinks with caffeine (such as Coke, Diet Pepsi, Dr. Pepper, Mountain Dew) (12 oz. Can)
ValueDescriptionN%
1Never or less than 1/month28,38856.3
21-3/month7,26014.4
31/week3,2596.5
42-4/week4,2348.4
55-6/week1,0642.1
61/day2,1794.3
72-3/day1,1372.3
84-5/day1550.3
96 or more/day590.1
Missing2,6545.3%
SODANOCF_8 - Soft drinks without caffeine
Col 28
Soft drinks without caffeine (such as Sprite, 7-Up, Diet Sprite) (12 oz. can)
ValueDescriptionN%
1Never or less than 1/month27,92155.4
21-3/month8,02615.9
31/week3,4556.9
42-4/week4,2818.5
55-6/week1,0722.1
61/day1,8713.7
72-3/day9081.8
84-5/day960.2
96 or more/day380.1
Missing2,7215.4%
NATHOR_8 - Natural hormones in past year
Col 29
In the past year, did you use any "natural" hormones that you can get without a doctors prescription? These are usually made from plants and often obtained from health food stores or by mail order. They may be in the form of a pill, vaginal cream or suppository, skin cream or soy-enriched foods.
ValueDescriptionN%
0No45,36290
1Yes4,0678.1
9Don't Know4510.9
Missing5091%
YAMCRM_8 - Natural/wild yam cream
Col 30
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q11 "Natural hormones in past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No3,7327.4
1Yes2200.4
Missing46,43792.2%
YAMPLS_8 - Natural/wild yam pills
Col 31
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q11 "Natural hormones in past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No3,8807.7
1Yes720.1
Missing46,43792.2%
PRGCRM_8 - Natural/Progesterone cream
Col 32
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q11 "Natural hormones in past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No3,3836.7
1Yes5691.1
Missing46,43792.2%
PRGSUP_8 - Natural/Progest suppositories
Col 33
Progesterone suppositories
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q11 "Natural hormones in past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No3,9277.8
1Yes250
Missing46,43792.2%
DHEAPL_8 - Natural/DHEA pills
Col 34
DHEA (dehydroepiandosterone pills)
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q11 "Natural hormones in past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No3,6317.2
1Yes3210.6
Missing46,43792.2%
PHYPLS_8 - Natural/Phytoest pills/powder
Col 35
Phytoestrogen pills or powder (soy or flax)
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q11 "Natural hormones in past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No3,1226.2
1Yes8301.6
Missing46,43792.2%
PHYCRM_8 - Natural/Phytoestrogen creams
Col 36
Phytoestrogen creams (soy or flax)
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q11 "Natural hormones in past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No3,8527.6
1Yes1000.2
Missing46,43792.2%
PHYFDS_8 - Natural/Phytoestrogen foods
Col 37
Phytoestrogen enriched foods (tofu, soybeans)
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q11 "Natural hormones in past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No2,1504.3
1Yes1,8023.6
Missing46,43792.2%
NTOTHR_8 - Natural/Other
Col 38
Other (Specify)
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q11 "Natural hormones in past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No2,8295.6
1Yes1,1232.2
Missing46,43792.2%
NTDNTK_8 - Natural/Don`t know
Col 39
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q11 "Natural hormones in past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No3,8607.7
1Yes920.2
Missing46,43792.2%
OSTPL_8 - Used prescription osteoporosis medication
Col 40
In the past year, have you used any treaments for osteoporosis or other bone conditions that you get with a doctors prescription? Examples are Fosamax, Miacalcin, and Actonel. (Do not include use of selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs) such as Evista (Raloxifene) which are covered in Question 13.)
ValueDescriptionN%
0No36,85473.1
1Yes12,15024.1
9Don't Know2920.6
Missing1,0932.2%
OSTALND_8 - Alendronate (Fosamax)
Col 41
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q12 "Prescribed osteoporosis meds".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No3,5827.1
1Yes8,39916.7
Missing38,40876.2%
OSTCALC_8 - Calcitonin (Miacalcin)
Col 42
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q12 "Prescribed osteoporosis meds".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No11,05321.9
1Yes9281.8
Missing38,40876.2%
OSTRISED_8 - Risedronate (Actonel)
Col 43
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q12 "Prescribed osteoporosis meds".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No9,60219.1
1Yes2,3794.7
Missing38,40876.2%
OSTPAMID_8 - Pamidronate (Aredia)
Col 44
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q12 "Prescribed osteoporosis meds".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No11,93323.7
1Yes480.1
Missing38,40876.2%
OSTZOLEN_8 - Zolendronate
Col 45
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q12 "Prescribed osteoporosis meds".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No11,96723.7
1Yes140
Missing38,40876.2%
OSTPTH_8 - Parathyroid hormone (PTH) (Forteo)
Col 46
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q12 "Prescribed osteoporosis meds".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No11,90723.6
1Yes740.1
Missing38,40876.2%
OSTOTHER_8 - Other specified prescription osteoporosis medication
Col 47
Other (Specify)
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q12 "Prescribed osteoporosis meds".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No11,18222.2
1Yes7991.6
Missing38,40876.2%
OSTUNTK_8 - Don`t know what kind of osteoporosis medication
Col 48
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q12 "Prescribed osteoporosis meds".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No11,91623.6
1Yes650.1
Missing38,40876.2%
SRM_8 - Use non-estrogen prescription
Col 49
In the past year, did you use any non-estrogen prescription treatments for hormone replacement? These may be prescribed to prevent osteoporosis and breast cancer and are sometimes called "designer estrogens" or selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs). Examples are Evista (Raloxifene) and Nolvadex (Tamoxifen).
ValueDescriptionN%
0No45,97191.2
1Yes3,6077.2
9Don't Know3080.6
Missing5031%
SRMEVST_8 - Non-estrogen rx/Evista (Raloxifene)
Col 50
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q13 "Use non-estrogen prescription?".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No9691.9
1Yes2,5725.1
Missing46,84893%
SRMNOLU_8 - Non-estrogen rx/Nolvadex (Tamoxifen)
Col 51
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q13 "Use non-estrogen prescription?".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No2,8495.7
1Yes6921.4
Missing46,84893%
SRMOTHR_8 - Non-estrogen rx/Other
Col 52
Other (Specify)
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q13 "Use non-estrogen prescription?".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No3,2596.5
1Yes2820.6
Missing46,84893%
SRMDNTK_8 - Non-estrogen rx/Don`t know
Col 53
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q13 "Use non-estrogen prescription?".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No3,4956.9
1Yes460.1
Missing46,84893%
HRPST1YR_8 - Used female hormones/past year
Col 54
In the past year, did you use any female hormones (ESTROGEN or PROGESTERONE [also called PROGESTIN] that were prescribed by a doctor? (This may have been in the form of a pill, skin patch, shots, or vaginal cream or suppository.)
ValueDescriptionN%
0No35,65170.8
1Yes13,94027.7
9Don't know2510.5
Missing5471.1%
EPPLPA_8 - Comb estr/progest pills/patch
Col 55
In the past year, did you use female hormone PILLS or PATCHES prescribed by a doctor which contained both ESTROGEN and progestin (PROGESTERONE) COMBINED in the same pill, patch, or package (for example, Prempro, Premphase)? (Do not include use of two separate estrogen and progestin pills used at the same time.)
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No11,75323.3
1Yes1,8883.7
9Don't know1610.3
Missing36,58772.6%
EPDUR_8 - Months comb estr/progesterone
Col 56
In the past year, how many months did you use COMBINED female hormone PILLS or PATCH which contained both ESTROGEN and PROGESTIN?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q15 "Comb estr/progest pills/patch".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 1 month680.1
21-6 months5911.2
37-10 months3360.7
411-12 months8331.7
Missing48,56196.4%
EPTYPE_8 - Which estr/progest combination
Col 57
Which combination did you use the longest?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q15 "Comb estr/progest pills/patch".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Prempro1,2042.4
2Combipatch820.2
3Premphase220
4Activella1330.3
5FemHRT1540.3
6Ortho-Prefest370.1
8Other1750.3
Missing48,58296.4%
ETPL_8 - Combined estr/testost pills
Col 58
In the past year, did you use female hormone PILLS prescribed by a doctor which contained both ESTROGEN and TESTOSTERONE COMBINED in the same pill (for example, Estratest)?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No12,98225.8
1Yes5881.2
9Don't know2310.5
Missing36,58872.6%
ETDUR_8 - Months used estr/testost pills
Col 59
In the past year, how many months did you use COMBINED female hormone PILLS which contained both ESTROGEN and TESTOSTERONE?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q16 "Combined estr/testost pills".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 1 month200
21-6 months1030.2
37-10 months530.1
411-12 months2950.6
Missing49,91899.1%
ETTYPE_8 - Estr/testost pill used longest
Col 60
In the past year, what type of COMBINED ESTROGEN and TESTOSTERONE pill did you use the longest?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q16 "Combined estr/testost pills".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Estratest1770.4
2Estratest HS1860.4
8Other620.1
9Don't know330.1
Missing49,93199.1%
E_8 - Estrogen pill,patch,cream,shot
Col 61
In the past year, did you use any ESTROGEN pill, patch, cream or shots (other than the combination described in Qxs 15 and 16)?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No2,7315.4
1Yes10,86121.6
9Don't know630.1
Missing36,73472.9%
EPL_8 - Did you use any Estrogen pill
Col 62
Did you use an estrogen pill?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17 "Estrogen pill,patch,cream,shot".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No2,4744.9
1Yes7,68715.3
Missing40,22879.8%
EPLDUR_8 - Months used estrogen pills
Col 63
For how many months did you use the Estrogen pills?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17 "Estrogen pill,patch,cream,shot". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17.1 "Did you use any Estrogen pill".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 1 month990.2
21-6 months1,2312.4
37-10 months8901.8
411-12 months5,24910.4
Missing42,92085.2%
EPLTYPE_8 - Kind of estrogen pills
Col 64
What kind did you take? (Mark the one used the longest if you used more than one kind.)
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17 "Estrogen pill,patch,cream,shot". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17.1 "Did you use any Estrogen pill".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Premarin or conjugated equine estrogens5,50710.9
2Estrace or estradiol1,2612.5
3Ogen or estropripate3370.7
4Estratab or estrified estrogens450.1
8Other3530.7
9Don't know400.1
Missing42,84685%
EPCH_8 - Did you use an estrogen patch?
Col 65
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17 "Estrogen pill,patch,cream,shot".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No9,37018.6
1Yes9952
Missing40,02479.4%
EPCHDUR_8 - How many months used patch?
Col 66
For how many months did you use the patch?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17 "Estrogen pill,patch,cream,shot". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17.4 "Did you use an estrogen patch?".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 1 month540.1
21-6 months1850.4
37-10 months1200.2
411-12 months6221.2
Missing49,40898.1%
ECRM_8 - Did you use an estrogen cream?
Col 67
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17 "Estrogen pill,patch,cream,shot".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No7,96415.8
1Yes2,4104.8
Missing40,01579.4%
ECRMDUR_8 - How many months used cream?
Col 68
For how many months did you use the cream?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17 "Estrogen pill,patch,cream,shot". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17.6 "Did you use an estrogen cream?".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 1 month4580.9
21-6 months6431.3
37-10 months2510.5
411-12 months1,0362.1
Missing48,00195.3%
ESHT_8 - Estrogen shots
Col 69
Did you have estrogen shots?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17 "Estrogen pill,patch,cream,shot".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No10,27020.4
1Yes430.1
Missing40,07679.5%
ESHTDUR_8 - Months took estrogen shots
Col 70
For how many months did you have the shots?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17 "Estrogen pill,patch,cream,shot". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q17.8 "Did you have estrogen shots?".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 1 month10
21-6 months80
37-10 months20
411-12 months280.1
Missing50,35099.9%
P_8 - Progesterone pill, cream shot
Col 71
In the past year, did you use any PROGESTERONE or PROGESTIN pill, cream, or shots (other than the combinations described in Quextion 15)?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No11,38822.6
1Yes2,1874.3
9Don't know1560.3
Missing36,65872.8%
PPL_8 - Progesterone pill or capsule
Col 72
Did you use a progesterone or progestin pill or capsule?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18 "Progesterone pill, cream shot".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No2870.6
1Yes1,7303.4
Missing48,37296%
PPLDUR_8 - Months progesterone pill/ caps
Col 73
For how many months did you use the pill or capsule?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18 "Progesterone pill, cream shot". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18.1 "Progesterone pill or capsule".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 1 month460.1
21-6 months4941
37-10 months2870.6
411-12 months8451.7
Missing48,71796.7%
PPLTYPE_8 - Kind of progesterone
Col 74
What kind did you take (Mark the one used the longest if you used more than one kind)?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18 "Progesterone pill, cream shot". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18.1 "Progesterone pill or capsule".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Provera, Cycrin, Amen, or MPA1,1862.4
3Prometrium or micronized progesterone3700.7
8Other850.2
9Don't know440.1
Missing48,70496.7%
PPLDAY_8 - Progest pills days per month
Col 75
How many days per month did you use it?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18 "Progesterone pill, cream shot". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18.1 "Progesterone pill or capsule".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 1 day70
21-9 days910.2
310-12 days2580.5
413-18 days1170.2
519-27 days1070.2
628 or more days9511.9
Missing48,85897%
PCRM_8 - Progesterone/Progestin cream
Col 76
Did you use a progesterone or progestin cream?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18 "Progesterone pill, cream shot".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No1,7603.5
1Yes3120.6
Missing48,31795.9%
PCRMDUR_8 - Months used progesterone cream
Col 77
For how many months did you use progesterone or progestin cream?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18 "Progesterone pill, cream shot". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18.5 "Progesterone/progestin cream".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 1 month520.1
21-6 months900.2
37-10 months300.1
411-12 months1330.3
Missing50,08499.4%
PSHT_8 - Have progesterone shots
Col 78
Did you have progesterone or progestin shots?
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18 "Progesterone pill, cream shot".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No2,0444.1
1Yes170
Missing48,32895.9%
PSHTDUR_8 - Months used progesterone shots
Col 79
For how many months did you have progesterone or progestin shots
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q14 "Used female hormones/past year". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18 "Progesterone pill, cream shot". Sub-question of F148 V1 Q18.7 "Progesterone/progestin shots".
ValueDescriptionN%
1Less than 1 month10
21-6 months20
37-10 months10
411-12 months120
Missing50,373100%
CATARACT_8 - Cataract(s)
Col 80
ValueDescriptionN%
0No37,47274.4
1Yes11,96623.7
Missing9511.9%
MACDEGNR_8 - Macular degeneration of retina
Col 81
Macular degeneration of the retina
ValueDescriptionN%
0No46,34792
1Yes2,4474.9
Missing1,5953.2%
ASTHMA_8 - Asthma
Col 82
ValueDescriptionN%
0No45,91991.1
1Yes2,7335.4
Missing1,7373.4%
EMPHYSEM_8 - Emphysema / chronic bronchitis
Col 83
Emphysema or chronic bronchitis
ValueDescriptionN%
0No47,11993.5
1Yes1,5563.1
Missing1,7143.4%
CHF_8 - Heart failure
Col 84
Heart failure or congestive heart failure
ValueDescriptionN%
0No47,68594.6
1Yes9631.9
Missing1,7413.5%
ANGINA_8 - Angina
Col 85
Angina (chest pains from the heart)
ValueDescriptionN%
0No47,31693.9
1Yes1,3702.7
Missing1,7033.4%
ATRIALFB_8 - Atrial fibrillation
Col 86
ValueDescriptionN%
0No46,62992.5
1Yes1,9473.9
Missing1,8133.6%
KIDNEYST_8 - Kidney or bladder stones
Col 87
Kidney or bladder stones (renal or urinary calculi)
ValueDescriptionN%
0No48,13695.5
1Yes5111
Missing1,7423.5%
KIDDIALY_8 - Dialysis for kidney failure
Col 88
Dialysis for kidney or renal failure
ValueDescriptionN%
0No48,46196.2
1Yes1110.2
Missing1,8173.6%
STOMULCR_8 - Stomach or duodenal ulcer
Col 89
ValueDescriptionN%
0No48,04695.4
1Yes6111.2
Missing1,7323.4%
DIVERTIC_8 - Diverticulitis
Col 90
ValueDescriptionN%
0No45,63190.6
1Yes3,0486
Missing1,7103.4%
PANCREAT_8 - Pancreatitis
Col 91
Pancreatitis (inflamed pancreas)
ValueDescriptionN%
0No48,38096
1Yes1830.4
Missing1,8263.6%
LIVRDIS_8 - Liver disease
Col 92
Liver disease (chronic active hepatitis, cirrhosis, or yellow jaundice)
ValueDescriptionN%
0No48,33495.9
1Yes2090.4
Missing1,8463.7%
OVRTHY_8 - Overactive thyroid
Col 93
ValueDescriptionN%
0No47,84795
1Yes6231.2
Missing1,9193.8%
UNDTHY_8 - Underactive thyroid
Col 94
ValueDescriptionN%
0No43,44186.2
1Yes5,20310.3
Missing1,7453.5%
ALZHEIM_8 - Alzheimer`s disease
Col 95
ValueDescriptionN%
0No48,32195.9
1Yes2750.5
Missing1,7933.6%
MS_8 - Multiple sclerosis
Col 96
ValueDescriptionN%
0No48,40496.1
1Yes1180.2
Missing1,8673.7%
PARKINS_8 - Parkinson`s disease
Col 97
ValueDescriptionN%
0No48,31595.9
1Yes2840.6
Missing1,7903.6%
ALS_8 - ALS/Lou Gehrig`s disease
Col 98
Amyotropic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS, motor neuron disease, or Lou Gehrigs disease)
ValueDescriptionN%
0No48,37896
1Yes530.1
Missing1,9583.9%
ALZREL_8 - Family members with Alzheimer`s
Col 99
Has any member of your family (mother, father, full-blooded sister or brother) been dianosed with Alzheimers disease or senile dementia?
ValueDescriptionN%
0No39,51178.4
1Yes9,19118.2
9Don't know1,2882.6
Missing3990.8%
ALZMOM_8 - Alzhemiers Mother
Col 100
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q20 "Family with Alzheimers".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No3,3506.6
1Yes5,81111.5
Missing41,22881.8%
ALZDAD_8 - Alzhemiers Father
Col 101
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q20 "Family with Alzheimers".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No7,00813.9
1Yes2,1534.3
Missing41,22881.8%
ALZBRO_8 - Alzhemiers brother
Col 102
Any brother
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q20 "Family with Alzheimers".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No8,50316.9
1Yes6581.3
Missing41,22881.8%
ALZSIS_8 - Alzhemiers sister
Col 103
Any sister
Usage Notes: Sub-question of F148 V1 Q20 "Family with Alzheimers".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No7,95715.8
1Yes1,2042.4
Missing41,22881.8%
MARITAL_8 - Current marital status
Col 104
What is your current marital status? (Mark the one that best describes you.)
ValueDescriptionN%
1Never married2,2524.5
2Divorced or separated7,08714.1
3Widowed12,17224.2
4Presently married27,36854.3
5Living in a marriage-like relationship1,2102.4
Missing3000.6%
ADMIN_8 - Form Administration
Col 105
ValueDescriptionN%
1Self49,54198.3
2Group10
3Interview7861.6
4Assistance470.1
Missing140%
F146LANG - Language
Col 106
ValueDescriptionN%
1English50,14099.5
2Spanish2330.5
Missing160%
TEPIWK_8 - Episodes recreational phys activity per week
Col 107
Computed from Form 148, questions 4, 5, 6, and 7. Total number of episodes per week of recreational physical activity (includes walking, mild, moderate and strenuous physical activity).
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,319700255.3934.281
LEPITOT_8 - Episodes recreational phys activity per week >= 20 Min
Col 108
Computed from Form 148, questions 4,4.1, 5,5.1, 6.6.1, 7,7.1. Episodes per week of recreational physical activity of >=20 minutes duration (includes walking, mild, moderate and strenuous physical activity).
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,319700254.2954.084
MSEPIWK_8 - Episodes moderate to strenuous phys activity per week
Col 109
Computed from Form 148, questions 4.2, 5, and 6. Episodes per week of moderate and strenuous recreational physical activity (includes walking fairly fast or very fast, moderate physical activity and strenuous physical activity.
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,319700192.9573.243
XLMSEPI_8 - Episodes moderate to strenuous activity >= 20 min/week
Col 110
Computed from Form 148, questions 4, 4.1, 4.2, 5, 5.1, 6 and 6.1. Episodes per week of moderate and strenuous recreational physical activity of >=20 minutes duration (includes walking fairly fast or very fast, moderate physical activity and strenuous physical activity).
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,319700192.483.103
LMSEPI_8 - Episodes moderate to strenuous activity >=20 min/week (categorical)
Col 111
Computed from Form 148, questions 4, 4.1, 4.2, 5, 5.1, 6, and 6.1. Categorical variable of episodes per week of moderate and strenuous recreational physical activity of >= 20 minutes duration (includes walking fairly fast or very fast, moderate physical activity and strenuous physical activity). Computed from XLMSEPI and TEPIWK.
ValueDescriptionN%
1No activity7,95915.8
2Some activity of limited duration17,40334.5
32 to <4 episodes per week10,33720.5
4>= 4 episodes per week14,62029
Missing700.1%
SEPIWK_8 - Strenuous activity episodes per week
Col 112
Computed from Form 148, question 5. Episodes per week of strenuous recreational physical activity.
ValueDescriptionN%
0033,11565.7
113,7587.5
224,5989.1
335,55311
441,5963.2
65 or more1,6993.4
Missing700.1%
TMINWK_8 - Minutes of recreational phys activity per week
Col 113
Computed from Form 148, questions 4,4.1,5,5.1,6, 6.1, 7 and 7.1. Total minutes per week of recreational physical activity (includes walking, mild, moderate and strenuous physical activity).
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,3197001,750196.98191.193
MSMINWK_8 - Minutes of moderate to strenuous activity per week
Col 114
Computed from Form 148, questions 4, 4.2, 5, and 6. Minutes per week of moderate and strenuous recreational physical activity (includes walking fairly fast or very fast, moderate physical activity and strenuous physical activity).
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,3197001,330113.416147.628
SMINWK_8 - Minutes of strenuous phys activity per week
Col 115
Computed from Form 148, questions 5 and 5.1. Minutes per week of strenuous recreational physical activity).
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,31970042038.92974.847
TEXPWK_8 - Total energy expend from recreational phys activity (MET-hours/week)
Col 116
Computed from Form 148, questions 4, 4.1, 4.2, 5, 5.1, 6, 6.1,7 and 7.1. Total MET-hours per week. Expenditure of energy from recreational physical activity (includes walking, mild, moderate and strenuous physical activity in kcal/week/kg).
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,319700134.16713.94814.723
WALKEXP_8 - MET-hours per week from walking
Col 117
Computed from Form 148, questions 4, 4.1, and 4.2. Expenditure of energy from physical activity from walking in kcal/week/kg (MET-hours per week).
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,31970040.8334.1775.598
AVWKEXP_8 - Energy expend from average walking (MET-hours/week)
Col 118
Computed from Form 148, questions 4, 4.1 and 4.2. Energy expenditure from average walking (2-3 mph) in MET-hours per week.
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,31970024.52.0993.912
FFWKEXP_8 - Energy expend from walking fairly fast (MET-hours/week)
Col 119
Computed from Form 148, questions 4, 4.1 and 4.2. Energy expenditure form walking fairly fast (3-4 mph) in MET-hours per week.
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,31970032.6671.6534.728
VFWKEXP_8 - Energy expend fr walking very fast (MET-hours/week)
Col 120
Computed from Form 148, questions 4, 4.1, and 4.2. Energy expenditure from walking very fast (> 4 mph) in MET-hours per week.
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,31970040.8330.1011.541
HARDEXP_8 - Energy expenditure from hard exercise (MET-hours/week)
Col 121
Computed from Form 148, questions 5 and 5.1. Energy expenditure from strenuous or very hard exercise (for example, aerobics, aerobic dancing, jogging, tennis, swimming laps) in MET-hours per week.
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,319700494.5428.732
MODEXP_8 - Energy expend from moderate exercise (MET-hours/week)
Col 122
Computed from Form 148, questions 6 and 6.1. Energy expenditure from moderate exercise (for example, biking outdoors, using an exercise machine, calisthenics, easy swimming, popular or folk dancing) in MET-hours per week.
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,31970031.53.6355.688
MILDEXP_8 - Energy expenditure from mild exercise (MET-hours/week)
Col 123
Computed from Form 148, questions 7 and 7.1. Energy expenditure from mild exercise (for example, slow dancing, bowling, golf) in MET-hours per week.
NMissingMinMaxMeanStdDev
50,319700211.5943.411
EST_8 - Estrogen use last year
Col 124
Computed from form 148, questions 14, 15, 16, 17, 17.1 and 17.4.
ValueDescriptionN%
0No37,93175.3
1Yes10,63921.1
Missing1,8193.6%
PRG_8 - Progesterone use last year
Col 125
Computed from form 148, questions 14, 15, 18 and 18.1.
ValueDescriptionN%
0No45,40690.1
1Yes3,5167
Missing1,4672.9%
HRT_8 - Hormone use last year (estrogen or progesterone)
Col 126
Computed from variables "Progesterone use last year" and "Estrogen use last year".
ValueDescriptionN%
0No37,74474.9
1Yes10,83621.5
Missing1,8093.6%