Group Child disability

Variable(s)

# Name Label Type Format Valid Invalid Question
1 DA1 Line number Continuous numeric 2.0 9602 0  
2 DA3 Delay in sitting, standing or walking Discrete numeric 1.0 1595 8007 Compared with other children, does or did (name) have any serious delay in sitting, standing, or walking?
3 DA4 Difficulty seeing Discrete numeric 1.0 1595 8007 Compared with other children, does (name) have difficulty seeing, either in the daytime or at night?
4 DA5 Difficulty hearing Discrete numeric 1.0 1595 8007 Does (name) appear to have difficulty hearing? (uses hearing aid, hears with difficulty, completely deaf?)
5 DA6 Understands Discrete numeric 1.0 1595 8007 When you tell (name) to do something, does he/she seem NOT to understand what you are saying?
6 DA7 Difficulty walking Discrete numeric 1.0 1595 8007 Does (name) have difficulty in walking or moving his/her arms or does he/she have weakness and/or stiffness in the arms or legs?
7 DA8 Fits, rigid or lose conciousness Discrete numeric 1.0 1595 8007 Does (name) sometimes have fits, become rigid, or lose consciousness?
8 DA9 Learns like other children Discrete numeric 1.0 1595 8007 Does (name) learn to do things like other children his/her age?
9 DA10 Speaks Discrete numeric 1.0 1595 8007 Does (name) speak at all (can he/she make him or herself understood in words; can say any recognizable words)?
10 DA11 Speech different Discrete numeric 1.0 1379 8223 Is (name)'s speech in any way different from normal (not clear enough to be understood by people other than the immediate family)?
11 DA12 Names objects Discrete numeric 1.0 216 9386 Can (name) name at least one object (for example, an animal, a toy, a cup, a spoon)?
12 DA13 Mentally backward Discrete numeric 1.0 1595 8007 Compared with other children of the same age, does (name) appear in any way mentally backward, dull or slow?
Generated: MAR-07-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit