Dataset: The Health of Houston Survey 2018

Variable care_typ: Type of health care place, adult

Literal Question

HCU_1. What kind of place do you go to most often when you are sick or need advice about your health - a medical doctor's office, a clinic or hospital clinic, an emergency room, or some other place?

Descriptive Text

The universe for this variable includes all adult respondents age 18 and older.

Values Categories N NW
1 Doctor's Office 3375 1,713,908.1
 51.5%
2 HMO 25 15,932.6
 0.5%
3 Clinic/Healthcare Center/Hospital Clinic 1768 1,202,108.1
 36.1%
4 Emergency Room 275 203,643.3
 6.1%
5 No one place 152 120,986.8
 3.6%
6 Some other place 51 37,163.7
 1.1%
7 Internet/Family/Friends 48 33,729.1
 1.0%
-8 Not in universe 1516 1,268,569.6

Summary Statistics

Valid cases 5694 3327471.745
Missing cases 1516 1268569.574
Standard deviation 1.3 1.36
This variable is numeric

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