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BU Demographics

bu_demographics

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BU Demographics

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Element NameData TypeSizeRequiredDescriptionValue RangeNotes
subjectkeyGUIDRequiredThe NDAR Global Unique Identifier (GUID) for research subjectNDAR*
src_subject_idString20RequiredSubject ID how it's defined in lab/project
interview_dateDateRequiredDate on which the interview/genetic test/sampling/imaging was completed. MM/DD/YYYYRequired field
interview_ageIntegerRequiredAge in months at the time of the interview/test/sampling/imaging.0 :: 1260Age is rounded to chronological month. If the research participant is 15-days-old at time of interview, the appropriate value would be 0 months. If the participant is 16-days-old, the value would be 1 month.
genderString20RequiredSex of the subjectM;FM = Male; F = Female
relationshipString255RecommendedRelationship of respondent to individual
1;2;3;4;5;6;7;8;9;10;11;12;13;14;15;16;17;18;19;20;21;22;23;24;25;26;27;28;29;30;31;32;33;34;35;36;37;38;39;40;41;42;43;44;45;46;47;48;49;50;51;52;53;54;55;56;57;58;59;60;61;62;63;64;65;66;67;68;69;70;71;72;73;74;75;76;77;78;79;80;81;82;83;84; -999
1 = Biological mom; 2 = Biological dad; 3 = Grandparent; 4 = Special education (sped) teacher; 5 = General education teacher; 6 = Occupational therapist; 7 = Speech and language therapist; 8 = Behavioral therapist; 9 = Paraprofessional; 10 = Aide; 11 = Principal; 12 = Administrator; 13 = Other; 14 = Content teacher; 15 = Parent center director; 16 = Self; 17=Adoptive mother; 18=Adoptive father; 19=Foster mother; 20 = Foster father; 21=Grandmother; 22=Grandfather; 23=Step-mother; 24 = Step-father; 25=Aunt; 26=Uncle; 27=Missing Data; 28=Both parents;31= Grandmother from mother side; 32= Grandfather from mother side; 33= Grandmother from father side; 34= Grandfather from father side; 36= Brother; 37= Sister; 38= Cousin; 39= female caregiver; 40=male caregiver; 41=Female child; 42=Male child; 43=Spouse/Mate; 44=Friend; 45=Parent; 46=Significant other; 47=Sibling; 48=Son/Daughter; 49=Son-in-law/Daughter-in law; 50=Other Relative; 51=Paid caregiver; 52=Friends; 90= Other, specify; -999= Missing; 53=Roommate; 54=Supervisor; 55=mother's boyfriend; 56=other parental figure; 57=Summary; 58=counselor ; 59 = other female relative; 60 = other male relative; 61 = non-relative ;62=Maternal Aunt; 63=Maternal Uncle; 64=Maternal Cousin; 65 = Paternal Aunt; 66=Paternal Uncle; 67=Paternal Cousin ;68=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Grandmother; 69=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Stepmother and Grandmother; 70=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Grandmother and Foster Father; 71=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Stepmother and Foster Mother; 72=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Foster Mother; 73=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Biological/Adoptive Father; 74=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Stepmother and Biological/Adoptive Father; 75=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Other; 76=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Stepmother and Stepfather; 77=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Stepfather; 78=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Grandfather; 79=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Stepmother and Foster Father; 80=Biological/Adoptive Mother and Stepmother; 81=Guardian, female; 82=Other female; 83=Guardian, male; 84=Other male
raceString30RecommendedRace of study subjectAmerican Indian/Alaska Native; Asian; Hawaiian or Pacific Islander; Black or African American; White; More than one race; Unknown or not reported
ethnicityString30RecommendedEthnicity of participant
Hispanic or Latino; Not Hispanic or Latino; Unknown
part_educationString100RecommendedParticipant's Current Education LevelDay care;Nursery;Preschool;Kindergarten;Elementary School;Secondary School;Other
child_edu_otherString50RecommendedSpecify child educational situation if not any of the above
household_number_in_houseIntegerRecommendedNumber of people living in primary residence for subject (proband)
num_in_house_adultsIntegerRecommendedNumber of Individuals in Household Adults
num_in_house_kidsIntegerRecommendedNumber of Individuals in Household Children
demo_siblingscountIntegerRecommendedNumber of siblings888 = not applicable; 999 = missing
sibling1_diagString20Recommendedsibling 1 diagnosisNone; ASD; Other/specify
sibling2_diagString20Recommendedsibling 2 diagnosisNone; ASD; Other/specify
sibling3_diagString20Recommendedsibling 3 diagnosisNone; ASD; Other/specify
sibling4_diagString20Recommendedsibling 4 diagnosisNone; ASD; Other/specify
sibling5_diagString20Recommendedsibling 5 diagnosisNone; ASD; Other/specify
demo_resp_statusIntegerRecommendedrespondent's marital status1 :: 111 = Married; 2 = Remarried; 3 = Live with partner (not married); 4 = Separated; 5 = Divorced; 6 = Single (never married); 7 = Widowed; 8=Married or Living Together;9 = Missing/Not Applicable; 10 = Other; 11=Refused to answer
liveswithString100Recommendedchild lives with
Both biological mother and father;Biological mother only;Biological father only;Biological mother and stepfather;Biological father and stepmother;Adoptive parents;Foster parents;Relatives;Other
bio_mother_ethnicityString50RecommendedBiological Mother Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino;Not Hispanic or Latino; No Answer
bio_mother_raceString150RecommendedBiological Mother Race
American Indian/Alaska Native; Asian; Hawaiian or Pacific Islander; Black or African American; White; More than one race; Unknown or not reported
mother_educationString30RecommendedMother education levelLess Than 6th Grade;Less Than High School;High School;Some College;College;Some Graduate Level;Graduate Level;NANA = Not available
demo_momworkIntegerRecommendedDoes the mother work outside the home?:0;1;20 = No; 1 = Part-time; 2 = Full-time
bio_mother_occupationString100RecommendedBiological Mother Occupation
partner_resp_relationshipString100RecommendedRespondent's partner/spouse relationship to child1 = Biological mom; 2 = Stepmom; 3 = Adoptive mom; 4 = Grandmother; 5 = Foster mother; 6 = Biological dad; 7 = Stepdad; 8 = Adoptive dad; 9 = Grandfather; 10 = Other
bio_father_ethnicityString50RecommendedBiological Father ethnicity (Hispanic or Latino, Not Hispanic or Latino, No Answer)
Hispanic or Latino; Not Hispanic or Latino; No Answer
bio_father_raceString150RecommendedBiological Father RaceAmerican Indian/Alaska Native; Asian; Hawaiian or Pacific Islander; Black or African American; White; More than one race; Unknown or not reported
demo_partner_emp_statusString100RecommendedSpouse/partner employment status
Not employed; Employed part-time; Employed full-time; Full-time student;Part-time student; Other
NYU DEMOGRAPHICS: Full-time working is 35 or more hours a week. Part-time working is less than 35 hours a week. Full-time student is 3 or more classes per semester. Part-time student is 1 or 2 classes per semester.
demo_partner_eduString100RecommendedSpouse/partner highest education level
Less than 8th grade; 9th grade to 11th grade; High School Graduate/GED or equivalent; Some college credit, but less than 1 year; Technical college/vocational school; Associate degree; Bachelor degree; Master degree; Professional degree (MD, PhD, JD)
demo_partner_occupationString100RecommendedSpouse/partner Occupation
partner_involvemIntegerRecommendedHow involved is your partner in caring for your child0 :: 30 = Not at all involved; 1 = Somewhat involved; 2 = Very involved; 3 = Extremely involved
demo_incomeString2RecommendedWhat is the family income per year:a;b;c;d;e;f;g;h;i;j; k; l; m;n;-7a = Less than $10,000; b = $10,000-$20,000; c = $20,000-$30,000; d = $30,000-$40,000; e = $40,000-$50,000; f = $50,000-$60,000; g = $60,000-$80,000; h = $80,000-$100,000; i = Above $100,000; j=$50,000-$74,999; k=$75,000-$99,999; l=$100,000-$149,999; m=$150,000-$199,999; n=$200,000 or more; -7=Refused
child_residenceString55RecommendedChild lives with1. Both biological mother and father;2. Biological mother only;3. Biological father only;4. Biological mother and stepfather;5. Biological father and stepmother;6. Adoptive parents;7. Foster parents;8. Relatives;9. Other please specify; 10. Refused; Both natural parents; Natural father only; Natural father and stepmother; Natural mother only; Natural mother and stepfather; Adoptive or foster parents; Relatives - please specify; Institution - please specify
current_langString10RecommendedCurrent speech/language. Verbal?Yes; No; NKNK = Not known
language_spokenString255RecommendedLanguage Spoken at Home
demo_othlanguageIntegerRecommendedDoes your child hear any other language at home?
0;1
0 = No; 1 = Yes
demo_othlangdescString150RecommendedIf yes, specify the language(s):
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