Dataset: The Health of Houston Survey 2018

Variable ps_6: Sigmoid or colonoscopy as recent exam [S]

Literal Question

PS_6. Was your most recent exam a sigmoidoscopy or a colonoscopy?

Descriptive Text

The universe for this variable includes all adult respondents between ages 50 and 75 who have had a sigmoidoscopy or colonoscopy (Yes to PS_5).

Values Categories N NW
0 Colonoscopy 1511 629,463.7
1 Sigmoidoscopy 47 19,063.4
-8 Not in universe 5652 3,947,514.2

Summary Statistics

Valid cases 1558 648527.096
Missing cases 5652 3947514.223
Standard deviation 0.171 0.169
This variable is numeric


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