HEALTH rates an individual's general health (as self-reported by the person in question) on a five-point Likert scale, ranging from "excellent" to "poor."
HEALTH is one of a set of variables comprising the Veteran's RAND 12-item scale measuring self-rated health, collected on the Adult Self-Administered Questionnaire (SAQ). For related variables and more information, please see ADDAYA.
Codes and Frequencies
ComparabilityThe comparability of this variable over time has not yet been assessed.
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