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Hispanic Community Health Study / Study of Latinos

Name Label Folder
age
Age
Age

This is the age of the participant in years at the time of the participant's clinic visit.

Socio-demographic
gendernum
Gender
Gender

This variable describes the participant's gender.

Socio-demographic
agegroup_c2
Age of the participant
Age of the participant

This variable is the grouped age of the participant.

Socio-demographic
agegroup_c2_sueno
2-level Age Sub-groups at SUENO Visit
2-level Age Sub-groups at SUENO Visit Socio-demographic
agegroup_c5_sueno
5-level Age Sub-groups at SUENO Visit
5-level Age Sub-groups at SUENO Visit Socio-demographic
agegroup_c6
6-level Age Sub-groups
6-level Age Sub-groups

This variable is the grouped age of the participant.

Socio-demographic
agegroup_c6_nhanes
6-Level Age Groups (NHANES standardization)
6-Level Age Groups (NHANES standardization)

This variable is the grouped age of the participant. It is determined from the derived variable age for use with analyses requiring NHANES age standardization.

Socio-demographic
age_sueno
Age at Sueno clinic visit
Age at Sueno clinic visit Socio-demographic
age_sueno_scrn
Age at Sueno screening
Age at Sueno screening Socio-demographic
commutehome
Commute time to home
Commute time to home Socio-demographic
commutework
Commute time to work
Commute time to work Socio-demographic
education_c2
Education Status (2 levels)
Education Status (2 levels)

This variable is the educational status derived from variable groups of the attainment of a high school diploma or an equivalent degree, or not having that degree.

Socio-demographic
education_c3
Education Status (3 levels)
Education Status (3 levels)

This variable is the educational status derived from variable groups of the attainment of a high school diploma or an equivalent degree, not having that degree, or attainment of education beyond a high school equivalent (i.e. college or vocational).

Socio-demographic
employed
Employment Status (includes retirees)
Employment Status (includes retirees)

This variable groups the employment status of the participant.

Socio-demographic
gender
Gender (F=Female, M=Male)
Gender (F=Female, M=Male)

This variable describes the participant's gender.

Socio-demographic
income
Yearly Household Income (ECEA3 and ECEA4)
Yearly Household Income (ECEA3 and ECEA4) Socio-demographic
income_c3
3-level grouped yearly household income
3-level grouped yearly household income Socio-demographic
income_c5
Yearly Household Income (collapsed categories)
Yearly Household Income (collapsed categories) Socio-demographic
marital_status
Marital Status (collapsed categories)
Marital Status (collapsed categories)

This derived variable groups each subject's marital status.

Socio-demographic
n_hc
Health Insurance Coverage - Current
Health Insurance Coverage - Current

This variable groups the health insurance coverage status of the participant. The definition also checks whether or not any reason was giving for stopping coverage.

Socio-demographic
occupation_curr
Current Occupation (collapsed categories)
Current Occupation (collapsed categories)

This variable is the type of occupation the participant had at the time of the baseline examination.

Socio-demographic
occupation_long
Longest Held Occupation (collapsed categories)
Longest Held Occupation (collapsed categories)

This variable is the type of occupation the participant has held the longest.

Socio-demographic
shift_length
Shift length
Shift length Socio-demographic
shiftworkeryn
Shift worker
Shift worker Socio-demographic
totcommute_day
Total commute time per workday
Total commute time per workday Socio-demographic
totcommute_week
Total commute time per week
Total commute time per week Socio-demographic
work_hrs_day
Calculated work hours per workday
Calculated work hours per workday Socio-demographic
work_hrs_week
Weekly work hours
Weekly work hours Socio-demographic