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Scientific Data Documentation
Youth Risk Behavior Survey, 1990
DSN: CC37.SAS.YRBS90.NATIONAL
Youth Risk Behavior Survey, 1990

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SURVEY

   Survey Coversheet

   This survey is about health. It has been developed so you can tell us what
   you do that may affect your health and what you know about AIDS/HIV.  The
   information you give will be used to develop better health education and
   AIDS/HIV education programs for young people like yourself.

   Do Not write your name on this survey or the answer sheet.  The answers
   you give will be kept private.  No one will know what you write.  Answer
   the questions based on what you really do or really know.

   This survey is conducted under the authority of the Public Health Services
   Act (42 USC 241).  Completing the survey is voluntary.  Whether or not you
   answer the questions will not affect your grade in this class.

   The questions that ask about your background will be used to describe the
   types of students completing this survey.  The information will not be used
   to find out your name.  No names will ever be reported.

   Place all your answers on the answer sheet.  Fill in the ovals completely.
   Make sure to answer every question. When you are finished, follow the
   instructions of the person giving you the survey.  Put your answer sheet in
   the envelope and seal the envelope.

   Public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated
   to average 45 minutes per response, including the time for reviewing
   instructions and for completing and reviewing the collection of
   information.  Send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other
   aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for
   reducing this burden, to:  PHS Reports Clearance Officer, ATTN: PRA,
   Hubert Humphrey Building, Room 721-H, 2000 Independence Avenue, S.W.,
   Washington, D.C. 20201 and to the Office of Management and Budget,
   Paperwork Reduction Project (0920-0258) Washington, D.C. 20503.

                    EXPIRATION DATE:  3/93

 Survey Questions

 Questions 1 - 10

 INSTRUCTIONS:

 Read each question carefully. Fill in the circle on
 Your answer sheet that matches the letter of your
 answer, CHOOSE THE ONE BEST ANSWER FOR
 EACH QUESTION.

 1.  How old were you on your last birthday?

     a.  12  years old or younger
     b.  13  years old
     c.  14  years old
     d.  15  years old
     e.  16  years old
     f.  17  years old
     g.  18  years old or older

 2.  What sex are you?

     a.  Female
     b.  Male

 3.   What grade are you in?

     a.  9th grade
     b.  10th grade
     c.  11th grade
     d.  12th grade
     e.  Ungraded or other

 4.   How do you describe yourself?

     a.  White - not Hispanic
     b.  Black - not Hispanic
     c.  Hispanic
     d.  Asian or Pacific Islander
     e.  Native American or Alaskan Native
     f.  Other

 5.  During the past 30 days, how many times have you
     been in a car or truck or on a motorcycle driven by
     someone who was or had been drinking alcohol or
     using drugs?

     a.  None
     b.  1 time
     c.  2 or 3 times
     d.  4 or 5 times
     e.  6 or more times

 6.    During the past 30 days, how many times did you
       drive a car, truck, or motorcycle, while or after
       drinking alcohol or using drugs?

       a. None
       b. 1 time
       c. 2 or 3 times
       d. 4 or 5 times
       e. 6 or more times

 7.    How often do you wear a seat belt when riding in a
       car or truck driven by someone else?

       a.  Never
       b.  Rarely
       c.  Sometimes
       d.  Most of the time
       e.  Always

 8.    How often do you wear a helmet when riding a
       bicycle?

       a.  I do not ride bicycles
       b.  Never
       c.  Rarely
       d.  Sometimes
       e.  Most of the time
       f.  Always

 9.    How often do you wear a helmet when ridinq a
       motorcycle?

       a.  I do not ride motorcycles
       b.  Never
       c.  Rarely
       d.  Sometimes
       e.  Most of the time
       f.  Always

 10.  Last summer, during June through August, how many
      times did you swim or surf with or without friends
      in an area that was not supervised by an adult or a
      lifeguard?

       a.  None
       b.  1 time
       c.  2 or 3 times
       d.  4 or 5 times
       e.  6 or more times

 Questions 11 - 20

 11.  During the past 30 days, how many times have you
      carried a weapon, such as a gun, knife, or club for
      self-protection or because you thought you might
      need it in a fight?

      a.  None
      b.  1 time
      c.  2 or 3 times
      d.  4 or 5 times
      e.  6 or more times

 12. What kind of weapon did you usually carry?

     a.  I did not carry a weapon
     b.  A handgun
     c.  Other guns such as a rifle or a shotgun
     d.  A knife or a razor
     e.  A club

 13. During the past 30 days, how many times have you
     been in a physical fight in which you or the person
     you were fighting were injured and had to be
     treated by a doctor or a nurse?

     a.  None
     b.  1 time
     c.  2 or 3 times
     d.  4 or 5 times
     e.  6 or more times

 14.  Who did you fight with the last time you were in a
      physical fight?

     a.  I have not been in a physical fight
     b.  A stranger
     c.  A friend
     d.  A boyfriend, a girlfriend, or a date
     e.  A family member
     f.  More than one of the above

 Some people sometimes feel so depressed and
 hopeless about the future that they may even
 consider attempting suicide, that is, taking some
 action to end their own life.

 15.  During the past 12 months, have you ever seriously
      thought about attempting suicide?

     a.  Yes
     b.  No

 16.  During the past 12 months, did you make a specific
      plan about how you would attempt suicide?

      a.  Yes
      b.  No

 17.  During the past 12 months, how many times did you
      actually make a suicide attempt?

      a.  None
      b.  1 time
      c.  2 or 3 times
      d.  4 or 5 times
      e.  6 or more times

 18.  If you attempted suicide during the past 12 months,
      did that attempt result in an injury or poisoning
      that had to be treated by a doctor or a nurse?

      a.  I did not attempt suicide
      b.  Yes
      c.  No

 19.  Have you ever tried or experimented with cigarette
      smoking, even a few puffs?

     a.  Yes
     b.  No

 20.  Do you think that you will smoke a cigarette soon?

     a.  Yes
     b.  No

 Questions 21 - 30

 21.  On how many of the past 30 days did you smoke
      cigarettes?

     a.  I have never smoked cigarettes
     b.  None
     c.  Less than 5 days
     d.  5 to 15 days
     e.  16 to 25 days
     f.  More than 25 days

 22.  On the days that you did smoke, how many cigarettes
      did you usually smoke?

      a.  I did not smoke cigarettes
      b.  Less than 1 per day
      c.  1 to 5 cigarettes
      d.  6 to 10 cigarettes
      e.  11 to 20 cigarettes
      f.  More than 20 cigarettes

 23. How old were you when you smoked your first full
     cigarette?

     a.  I have never smoked a full cigarette
     b.  Less than 9 years old
     c.  9 or 10 years old
     d.  11 or 12 years old
     e.  13 or 14 years old
     f.  15 or 16 years old
     g.  17 or more years old

 24. Have you ever tried chewing tobacco or snuff?

     a.  Yes
     b.  No

 25. On how many of the past 30 days did you use
     chewing tobacco or snuff?

     a.  I have never used chewing tobacco or snuff
     b.  None
     c.  Less than 5 days
     d.  5 to 15 days
     e.  16 to 25 days
     f.  More than 25 days

 26. On how many of the past 30 days did you smoke a
     cigarette on the school property?

     a.  I do not smoke cigarettes
     b.  None
     c.  Less than 5 days
     d.  5 to 15 days
     e.  16 to 25 days
     f.  More than 25 days

 27. During your life, on how many occasions did you
     drink alcohol (including wine, wine coolers, beer,
     liquor, or mixed drinks)?

     a.  I have never drunk alcohol
     b.  1 or 2 occasions
     c.  3 to 9 occasions
     d.  10 to 19 occasions
     e.  20 to 39 occasions
     f.  40 to 99 occasions
     g.  100 or more occasions

 28. During the past 30 days, on how many occasions did
     you drink alcohol (including wine, wine coolers,
      beer, liquor, or mixed drinks?)

     a.  I have never drink alcohol
     b.  None
     c.  1 or 2 occasions
     d.  3 to 9 occasions
     e.  10 to 19 occasions
     f.  20 to 39 occasions
     g.  40 or more occasions

 29. During the past 30 days, how many times did you
     have 5 or more drinks on one occasion? (A "drink"
     is a glass of wine, a wine-cooler, a bottle or can of
     beer, a shot glass of liquor, or one mixed drink).

      a.  I have never drunk alcohol
      b.  None
      c.  1 time
      d.  2 times
      e.  3 to 5 times
      f.  6 to 9 times
      g.  10 or more times

 30.  How old were you when you had your first drink of
      alcohol (other than a sip?)

      a.  I have never drunk alcohol
      b.  Less than 9 years old
      c.  9 or 10 years old
      d. 11  or 12 years old
      e. 13  or 14 years old
      f. 15  or 16 years old
      g. 17  or more years old

 Questions 31 - 40

 31. During your life, on how many occasions have you
     used marijuana?

      a.  I have never used marijuana
      b.  1 or 2 occasions
      c.  3 to 9 occasions
      d.  10 to 19 occasions
      e.  20 to 39 occasions
      f.  40 to 99 occasions
      g.  100 or more occasions

 32. During the past 30 days, on how many occasions
     have you used marijuana?

     a.  I have never used marijuana
     b.  None
     c.  1 or 2 occasions
     d.  3 to 9 occasions
     e.  10 to 19 occasions
     f.  20 to 39 occasions
     g.  40 or more occasions

 33. How old were you when you used marijuana for the
     first time?

     a.  1 have never used marijuana
     b.  Less than 9 years old
     c.  9 or 10 years old
     d.  11 or 12 years old
     e.  13 or 14 years old
     f.  15 or 16 years old
     g.  17 or more years old

 34. During your life, on how many occasions have you
     used cocaine in any form (including powder, crack,
     or freebase)?

     a.  I have never used cocaine in any form
     b.  1 or 2 occasions
     c.  3 to 9 occasions
     d.  10 to 19 occasions
     e.  20 to 39 occasions
     f.  40 to 99 occasions
     g.  100 or more occasions

 35. During the past 30 days, on how many occasions
     have you used cocaine in any form (including
     powder, crack, or freebase)?

     a.  I have never used cocaine in any form
     b.  None
     c.  1 or 2 occasions
     d.  3 to 9 occasions
     e.  10 to 19 occasions
     f.  20 to 39 occasions
     g.  40 or more occasions

 36. How old were you when you used cocaine in any
     form (including powder, crack, or freebase) for the
     first time?

      a.  I have never used cocaine in any form
      b.  Less than 9 years old
      c.  9 or 10 years old
      d.  11 or 12 years old
      e.  13 or 14 years old
      f.  15 or 16 years old
      g.  17 or more years old

 37.  During your life, on how many occasions have you
      used the crack or freebase forms of cocaine?

      a.  I have never used the crack or freebase forms
            of cocaine
      b.  1 or 2 occasions
      c.  3 to 9 occasions
      d.  10 to 19 occasions
      e.  20 to 39 occasions
      f.  40 to 99 occasions
      g.  100 or more occasions

 38.  During your life, on how many occasions have you
      used any other type of illegal drugs such as LSD,
      PCP, MDMA, "Ecstasy", mushrooms, speed, or
      heroin?

     a.  I have never used these illegal drugs
     b.  1 or 2 occasions
     c.  3 to 9 occasions
     d.  10 to 19 occasions
     e.  20 to 39 occasions
     f.  40 to 99 occasions
     g.  100 or more occasions

 39.  During your life, have you ever injected (shot up)
      any drug not prescribed by a doctor such as
      steroids, cocaine, amphetamines, or heroin?

      a.  Yes
      b.  No

 40.  Do you think of yourself as:

      a.  Too thin (underweight)
      b.  About the right weight
      c.  Too fat (overweight)

 Questions 41 - 50
 
 41. Which of the following are you doing about your
     weight?

     a.  I am not trying to do anything about my weight
     b.  Trying to lose weight
     c.  Trying to keep from gaining any more weight
     d.  Trying to gain more weight

 42. Think about all the meals and snacks you ate
     yesterday. How many servings of green or yellow
     vegetables did you eat yesterday? (For example, a
     salad, corn, carrots, or green beans.)

     a.  I did not eat vegetables yesterday
     b.  1 or 2 servings
     c.  3 or 4 servings
     d.  5 or6 servings
     e.  7 or more servings

 43. Think about all the meals and snacks you ate
     yesterday. How many servings of fruits or fruit
     juice did you have yesterday? (For example, a
     glass of fruit juice, an apple, or an orange.)

     a.  I did not eat fruits yesterday
     b.  1 or 2 servings
     c.  3 or 4 servings
     d.  5 or 6 servings
     e.  7 or more servings

 44. Think about all the meals and snacks you ate
     yesterday. How many servings of fried foods did
     you eat yesterday? (For example, french fries,
     fried chicken, or fried fish.)

     a.  I did not eat fried foods yesterday
     b.  1 or 2 servings
     c.  3 or 4 servings
     d.  5 or 6 servings
     e.  7 or more servings

 45. During the past 7 days, how many meals did you skip
     to try to lose weight or to keep from gaining
     weight?

     a.  None
     b.  1 or 2 meals
     c.  3 to 6 meals
     d.  7 to 14 meals
     e.  15 or more meals

 46. During the past 7 days, how many times did you take
     a diet pill to try to lose weight or to keep from
     gaining weight?

      a.  I have never done this
      b.  I have done this but not in the past 7 days
      c.  1 or 2 times
      d.  3 to 6 times
      e.  7 to 14 times
      f.  15 or more times

 47.  During the past 7 days, how many times did you
      vomit on purpose to try to lose weight or to keep
      from gaining weight?

      a.  I have never done this
      b.  I have done this but not in the past 7 days
      c.  1 or 2 times
      d.  3 to 6 times
      e.  7 to 14 times
      f.  15 or more times

 48.  During the past 7 days, how many times did you
      exercise to try to lose weight or to keep from
      gaining weight?

      a.  I have never done this
      b.  I have done this but not in the past 7 days
      c.  1 or 2 times
      d.  3 to 6 times
      e.  7 to 14 times
      f.  15 or more times

 49.  On how many of the past 14 days have you done at
      least 20 minutes of hard exercise that made you
      breathe heavily and made your heart beat fast?
      (For example, playing basketball, jogging, fast
      dancing, or fast bicycling.)

      a.  None
      b.  1 or 2 days
      c.  3 to 5 days
      d.  6 to 8 days
      e.  9 or more days

 50. On how many of the past 14 days have you done at
     least 20 minutes of light exercise that made you
     breathe a little more than usual and made your
     heart beat a little faster than usual? (For example,
     playing baseball, walking, or slow bicycling.)

     a.  None
     b.  1 or 2 days
     c.  3 to 5 days
     d.  6 to 8 days
     e.  9 or more days

 Questions 51 - 60

 51. On how many of the past 14 days did you do any
     kind of exercise in a place such as a "Y", sports
     league, dance class, recreational center, or any
     other community center?

     a.  None
     b.  1 or 2 days
     c.  3 to 5 days
     d.  6 to 8 days
     e.  9 or more days

 52. On how many of the past 14 days did you go to a
     physical education (P.E.) class?

     a. I  do not take P.E.
     b. I  take P.E. but did not go to class
     c. 1  or 2 days
     d. 3  to 5 days
     e. 6  to 8 days
     f. 9  or 10 days

 53. On how many of the past 14 days did you do light or
     hard exercise during physical education (P.E.)
     classes for at least 20 minutes?

     a.  I do not take P.E.
     b.  I take P.E. but did not go to class
     c.  I take P.E. and went to class, but did not get
           20 minutes of exercise
     d.  1 or 2 days
     e.  3 to 5 days
     f.  6 to 8 days
     g.  9 or 10 days

 54. During the past 12 months, on how many varsity or
     junior varsity sports teams did you play at school?

     a.  I did not play on a team at school
     b.  1 team
     c.  2 teams
     d.  3 teams
     e.  4 or more teams

 55. During the past 14 days, on an average school day,
      how many hours a day did you watch television
      and videos or play computer or video games before
      or after school?

      a.  None
      b.  1 hour or less per day
      c.  More than 1 but less than 3 hours per day
      d.  Between 3 and 4 hours per day
      e.  More than 4 but less than 6 hours per day
      f.  6 or more hours per day

 56.  Have you ever been taught about AIDS/HIV
      infection in school?

      a.  Yes
      b.  No
      c.  Not sure

 57.  Do you know where to get good information about
      AIDS,HIV infection?

      a.  Yes
      b.  No
      c.  Not sure

 58.  Have you ever talked about AIDS/HIV infection with
      your parents or other adults in your family?

      a.  Yes
      b.  No
      c.  Not sure

   59. Can a person get AIDS/HIV infection from being
      bitten by mosquitoes or insects?

      a.  Yes
      b.  No
      c.  Not sure

 60.  Can a person get AIDS/HIV infection from donating
      blood?

      a.  Yes
      b.  No
      c.  Not sure

 Questions 61 - 70

 61.  Have you ever had sexual intercourse?

      a.  Yes
      b.  No

 62. With how many persons have you had sexual
     intercourse in your life?

     a.  I have never had sexual intercourse
     b.  1 person
     c.  2 persons
     d.  3 persons
     e.  4 or more persons

 63. During the past 3 months, with how many persons
     have you had sexual intercourse?

     a.  I have never had sexual intercourse
     b.  none
     c.  1 person
     d.  2 persons
     e.  3 persons
     f.  4 or more persons

 64. How old were you the first time you had sexual
     intercourse?

     a.  I have never had sexual intercourse
     b.  Less than 13 years old
     c.  13 years old
     d.  14 years old
     e.  15 years old
     f.  16 years old
     g.  17 or more years old

 65. The last time you had sexual intercourse, did you or
     your partner drink alcohol or use drugs?

     a.  I have never had sexual intercourse
     b.  Yes, alcohol only
     c.  Yes, drugs only
     d.  Yes, both alcohol and drugs
     e.  Neither alcohol or drugs

 66. The last time you had sexual intercourse, what
     method did you or your partner use to prevent
     pregnancy?

     a.  I have never had sexual intercourse
     b.  No method was used
     c.  Birth control pills
     d.  Condoms
     e.  Withdrawal
     f.  Another method not listed above
     g.  Not sure

 67. How many times have you been pregnant or gotten
      someone pregnant?

      a.  I have never been pregnant or gotten someone
           pregnant
      b.  1 time
      c.  2 or more times
      d.  Not sure

 68. The last time you had sexual intercourse, did you or
      your partner use a condom to prevent sexually
      transmitted diseases such as genital herpes, genital
      warts, gonorrhea, syphilis, clap, drip, or AIDS/HIV
      infection?

      a.  I have never had sexual intercourse
      b.  Yes
      c.  No

 69. Have you ever been told by a doctor or nurse that
     you had a sexually transmitted disease such as
     genital herpes, genital warts, gonorrhea, syphilis,
      clap, drip, or AIDS/HIV infection?

      a.  Yes
      b.  No
      c.  Not sure

 70.  Compared to other students in your class, what kind
      of student would you say you are?

      a.  One of the best
      b.  Far above the middle
      c.  A little above the middle
      d.  In the middle
      e.  A little below the middle
      f.  Far below the middle
      g.  Near the bottom
RECORD LAYOUT

 Positions 0 - 11

                                 1990 National
                        Youth Behavioral Risk Factor Survey
                                 Record Layout

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    0-7        WEIGHT      Numeric        --

     8         Q1          Character    $AGE18.     How old were you on your
                                                     last birthday

     9         Q2          Character    $GENDER18.  What sex are you

    10         Q3          Character    $GRADE18.   What grade are you in

    11         Q4          Character    $RACE18.    How do you describe your-
                                                     self
 Positions 12 - 16

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    12         Q5          Character    $HOWMANY18. How many times been with
                                                     drinking driver

    13         Q6          Character    $HOWMANY18. How many times did you
                                                     drive after drink

    14         Q7          Character    $HOWOFTE18. How often wear seat belt
                                                     with someone

    15         Q8          Character    $BIKE20.    How often wear a helmet
                                                     riding bicycle

    16         Q9          Character    $CYCLE23.   How often wear a helmet
                                                     on motorcycle
 Positions 17 - 21

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    17         Q10         Character    $HOWMANY18. How many times swim or
                                                     surf unsupervised

    18         Q11         Character    $HOWMANY18. How many times carried
                                                     a weapon

    19         Q12         Character    $WEAPON18.  What kind of weapon did
                                                     you carry

    20         Q13         Character    $HOWMANY18. How many times in a fight
                                                     with injury

    21         Q14         Character    $FIGHT18.   Who did you fight with
                                                     the last fight
 Positions 22 - 26

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    22         Q15         Character    $YESNO18.   Have you ever thought
                                                     about suicide

    23         Q16         Character    $YESNO18.   Did you make a plan about
                                                     suicide

    24         Q17         Character    $HOWMANY18. How many times made
                                                     suicide attempt

    25         Q18         Character    $SUICIDE23. Did suicide attempt
                                                     result in injury

    26         Q19         Character    $YESNO18.   Have you ever tried
                                                     cigarette smoking
 Positions 27 - 31

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    27         Q20         Character    $YESNO18.   Will you smoke a
                                                     cigarette soon

    28         Q21         Character    $CIG_DAY18. On how many days did
                                                     you smoke cigarette

    29         Q22         Character    $CIG_NUM23. When did smoke, how many
                                                     cigarettes

    30         Q23         Character    $CIG_AGE21. How old when smoked first
                                                     full cigarette

    31         Q24         Character    $YESNO18.   Have you ever tried
                                                     tobacco or snuff
 Positions 32 - 36

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    32         Q25         Character    $CHEW18.    How many days used
                                                     tobacco or snuff

    33         Q26         Character    $CIG_SCH18. How many days smoke
                                                     cigarette at school

    34         Q27         Character    $DRK_LIF21. During life, how many
                                                     times drink alcohol

    35         Q28         Character    $DRK_MON20. During past 30 days,
                                                     how much alcohol

    36         Q29         Character    $DRK_MON20. During past 30 days how
                                                     much alcohol
 Positions 37 - 41

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    37         Q30         Character    $DRINK_V19. How many times 5 or more
                                                     drinks

    38         Q31         Character    $MAR_LIF21. During life how many times
                                                     use marijuana

    39         Q32         Character    $MAR_MON20. During past 30 days how
                                                     much marijuana

    40         Q33         Character    $MAR_AGE21. How old used marijuana
                                                     for first time

    41         Q34         Character    $COK_LIF21. During life how many times
                                                     cocaine
 Positions 42 - 46

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    42         Q35         Character    $COK_MON20. During past 30 days how
                                                     much cocaine

    43         Q36         Character    $COK_AGE21. How old when used cocaine
                                                     for the first time

    44         Q37         Character    $CRK_LIF21. During life how much crack
                                                     or freebase

    45         Q38         Character    $DRG_LIF21. During life how much other
                                                     illegal drugs

    46         Q39         Character    $YESNO18.   During life ever injected
                                                     drugs
 Positions 47 - 51

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    47         Q40         Character    $FATTHIN18. Do  you think of yourself
                                                     as:

    48         Q41         Character    $GETTHIN18. What are you doing about
                                                     your weight

    49         Q42         Character    $ATE_VEG18. How many servings of
                                                     vegetables yesterday

    50         Q43         Character    $ATE_FRT20. How many servings of fruit
                                                     yesterday

    51         Q44         Character    $ATE_JNK18. How many servings of fried
                                                     food yesterday
 Positions 52 - 56

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    52         Q45         Character    $NO_FOOD18. During past 7 days how
                                                     many meals skipped

    53         Q46         Character    $DIETPIL18. During past 7 days how
                                                     many diet pills

    54         Q47         Character    $VOMIT18.   During past 7 days how
                                                     many times vomit

    55         Q48         Character    $EXRCISE18. During past 7 days how
                                                     much exercise

    56         Q49         Character    $WORKOUT18. How many days of hard
                                                     exercise
 Positions 57 - 61

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    57         Q50         Character    $WORKOUT18. How many days of light
                                                     exercise

    58         Q51         Character    $WORKOUT18. How many days exercise in
                                                     public place

    59         Q52         Character    $PE18.      How many days physical
                                                     education class

    60         Q53         Character    $PE18.      How many days exercise
                                                     during P.E.

    61         Q54         Character    $TEAM18.    How many sports teams
                                                     played at school
 Positions 62 - 66

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    62         Q55         Character    $TV23.      How many hours TV or video
                                                     or games

    63         Q56         Character    $YESNONT18. Ever been taught about
                                                     AIDS in school

    64         Q57         Character    $YESNONT18. Know where to get info
                                                     about AIDS

    65         Q58         Character    $YESNONT18. Ever talked about AIDS
                                                     with parents

    66         Q59         Character    $YESNONT18. Get AIDS from mosquitoes
                                                     or insects
 Positions 67 - 71

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    67         Q60         Character    $YESNONT18. Get AIDS from donating
                                                     blood

    68         Q61         Character    $YESNO18.   Ever had sexual inter-
                                                     course before

    69         Q62         Character    $SEX_LIF28. How much sexual inter-
                                                     course in life

    70         Q63         Character    $SEX_QTR28. During past 3 months how
                                                     much sex

    71         Q64         Character    $SEX_AGE28. How old first time had
                                                     sex
 Positions 72 - 93

               Variable      Data
  Positions      Name        Type       Format     Label
  ---------    --------    ---------    ------     --------------------------

    72         Q65         Character    $SEXDRUG28. Last time had sex use
                                                     alcohol or drugs

    73         Q66         Character    $METHOD28.  Last time had sex what
                                                     birth control used

    74         Q67         Character    $GOTPREG18. How many times pregnant
                                                     or caused it

    75         Q68         Character    $NO_STD28.  Last time had sex use a
                                                     condom

    76         Q69         Character    $YESNONT18. Told by doctor or nurse
                                                     had STD

    77         Q70         Character    $RANK19.    What kind of student
                                                     are you

   78-85      STRATUM      Numeric        ---       Stratum number

   86-93      PSU          Numeric        ---       PSU number





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