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Family Demographics

fam_dem

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Family Demographics, defined by Dr. Tilford's group, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

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Element NameData TypeSizeRequiredDescriptionValue RangeNotesAliases
subjectkeyGUIDRequiredThe NDAR Global Unique Identifier (GUID) for research subjectNDAR*GUID
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 fieldcg_interview_date
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 = Femalecg_gender, chi_gen, t_gender
comments_miscString4,000RecommendedMiscellaneous comments on study, interview, methodology relevant to this form datacg_finalcomments_misc
cg1_genderString10RecommendedCaregiver/Parent 1's GenderMale;Femalep_gender, q4
cg1_raceString100RecommendedRace of the Caregiver/Parent 1American Indian/Alaska Native; Asian; Hawaiian or Pacific Islander; Black or African American; White; More than one race; Unknown or not reportedcg_race, dmg_mthrrace, p_ethni, q5
cg_relationshipIntegerRecommendedRelationship with Child1::81 = Biological parent; 2 = Stepparent; 3 = Foster parent; 4 = Adoptive parent; 5 = Guardian; 6 = Other; 8=Grandparentp_relation, q6
cg_relationship_cmtString255RecommendedRelationship with Child CommentIf 6 above, then what is caregiver's relationship?other1
cg_educationIntegerRecommendedLevel of School Completed1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 71 = Less than 9th grade; 2 = Some of high school; 3 = GED or high school graduate; 4 = Some college or trade school; 5 = College graduate; 6 = Some professional or graduate training; 7 = Completed professional or graduate trainingdmg_q60a, q7
cg1_relation_statusString100RecommendedCaregiver/Parent 1's Relationship Status
Married;Never married;Widowed;Divorced and remarried;Separated;Divorced;Widowed and remarried;Other; Living with Partner
cg_rstatus, dmg_q56a, p_marriage, q8
household_number_in_houseIntegerRecommendedNumber of people living in primary residence for subject (proband)household_number, p_fammemb, q9
num_in_house_adultsIntegerRecommendedNumber of Individuals in Household Adultsq10
household_18adlIntegerRecommendedNumber of Residents over 18 who require ADL Assistance0::99 = 9 or morehousehold_18_over, q11
household_0_5IntegerRecommendedResidents between 0 and 50::5q12_a
household_6_17IntegerRecommendedResidents between 6 and 170::7q12_b
household_cadlIntegerRecommendedChildren in household who require ADL Assistance0::99 = 9 or moreq13
household_cneedsIntegerRecommendedChildren in household with special healthcare needs0::99 = 9 or moreq14
cg_sleepIntegerRecommendedCaregiver's Hours of Sleep per Night0::90 = 4 or less hours, 1 = 5 hours; 2 = 6 hours; 3 = 7 hours; 4 = 8 hours; 5 = 9 hours; 6 = 10 or more hoursq15
cg_srbIntegerRecommendedmark on scale how burdensome you feel caring is at the moment0; 5; 10; 15; 20; 25; 30; 35; 40; 45; 50; 55; 60; 65; 70; 75; 80; 85; 90; 95; 100Scale from 0 to 100: 0 = Not at all straining; 100 = Much too strainingself_1
cg_nohelpIntegerRecommendedIdentify those who help you care for children - no help0; 10 = No; 1 = Yesq90_a
cg_spousehelpIntegerRecommendedIdentify those who help you care for children - spouse0; 10 = No; 1 = Yesq90_b
cg_otherfamhelpIntegerRecommendedIdentify those who help you care for children - other fam0; 10 = No; 1 = Yesq90_c
cg_homehealthhelpIntegerRecommendedIdentify those who help you care for children - home health0; 10 = No; 1 = Yesq90_d
cg_friendshelpIntegerRecommendedIdentify those who help you care for children - Friends0; 10 = No; 1 = Yesq90_e
cg_workIntegerRecommendedPart or Full Time work for pay in the last year0; 10 = No; 1 = Yesq91
cg_work_weeksIntegerRecommendedWeeks of work for pay in last year1; 21 = The whole year (52 weeks); 2 = Less than 52 weeksq92
cg_work_weeks_cmtString255Recommendedweeks of work for pay commentIf less than 52 weeks, the number of weeks a cargiver worked in the last yearweeks1
cg_work_hoursString255RecommendedNumber of hours worked per week for Payhours1
cg_occupString255Recommendedq94 - OccupationOccupation of caregiverdmg_q62adesc, occup1
cg_wageString255Recommendedwage/salary amountWage before taxesp_income_1_2_yearly, wage_1
cg_wage_periodIntegerRecommendedactual 1-7 total1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 71 = Per hour; 2 = Per day; 3 = Per week; 4 = Per 2 week period; 5 = Per month; 6 = Per year; 7 = Otherq95
cg_wage_otherString255Recommendedwage/salary other (comment)If paid on other scale, list what it is hereother2, p_income_1_1_monthly
cg_takehomeString255Recommendedtake home pay (after deduction) - if knowntakeh1
cg_totalincomeIntegerRecommendedtotal combined family income1::71 = Less than $20,000; 2 = $20,000 to $35,000; 3 = $35,000 to $60,000; 4 = $60,000 to $100,000; 5 = $100,000 - $130,000; 6 = $130,000-$160,000; 7 = Over $160,000q96
commentsString4,000RecommendedComments about assessmentcg_finalcomment
numchildIntegerRecommendednumber of childrennum_children
current_caregiverIntegerRecommendedFor how many children are you currently the main caregiver?
child1_genderString10RecommendedOther Child in Household 1 GenderMale;Femalegender1
child2_genderString10RecommendedOther Child in Household 2 GenderMale;Femalegender2
child3_genderString10RecommendedOther Child in Household 3 GenderMale;Femalegender3
child4_genderString10RecommendedOther Child in Household 4 GenderMale;Femalegender4
child5_genderString10RecommendedOther Child in Household 5 GenderMale;Femalegender5
child1_ageString100RecommendedOther Child in Household 1 Age0-4 years; 5-8 years; 9-12 years; 13-17 years; 18+ yearsage1
child2_ageString100RecommendedOther Child in Household 2 Age0-4 years; 5-8 years; 9-12 years; 13-17 years; 18+ yearsage2
child3_ageString100RecommendedOther Child in Household 3 Age0-4 years; 5-8 years; 9-12 years; 13-17 years; 18+ yearsage3
child4_ageString100RecommendedOther Child in Household 4 Age0-4 years; 5-8 years; 9-12 years; 13-17 years; 18+ yearsage4
child5_ageString100RecommendedOther Child in Household 5 Age0-4 years; 5-8 years; 9-12 years; 13-17 years; 18+ yearsage5
index1IntegerRecommendedChild index 1
index2IntegerRecommendedChild index 2
index3IntegerRecommendedChild index 3
index4IntegerRecommendedChild index 4
index5IntegerRecommendedChild index 5
chi_healthIntegerRecommendedWould you say your child's health is1::51 = Excellent; 2 = Very good; 3 = Good; 4 = Fair; 5 = Poorhealth1
chi_health2IntegerRecommendedChild health 21::51=Excellent; 2= Very good; 3=Good; 4=Fair; 5=Poorhealth2
chi_health3IntegerRecommendedChild health 31::51=Excellent; 2= Very good; 3=Good; 4=Fair; 5=Poorhealth3
chi_health4IntegerRecommendedChild health 41::51=Excellent; 2= Very good; 3=Good; 4=Fair; 5=Poorhealth4
chi_health5IntegerRecommendedChild health 51::51=Excellent; 2= Very good; 3=Good; 4=Fair; 5=Poorhealth5
dmg_fthbthplIntegerRecommendedPlace of birth1::12;991=USA (mainland) 2=Puerto Rico 3=Dominican Republic 4=Spanish speaking Caribbean (Other than Puerto Rico or Dominican Republic) 5=English speaking Caribbean 6=French speaking Caribbean (Haiti) 7=Mexico, Central/South America 8=Asia, South Pacific 9=Africa 10=Europe 11=Canada 12=Other 99=DKdmg_mthbthpl
dmg_othfthbpString80RecommendedOther place of birthdmg_othmthbp
dmg_q62bIntegerRecommendedOccupation category1::9;77;88;991 = Farm Laborers/Menial Service Workers 2 = Unskilled Workers 3 = Machine Operators and Semiskilled Workers 4 = Skilled Manual Workers, Craftsmen, Owner of Small Business or Farm* 5 = Clerical and Sales Workers, Owner of Small Business or Farm* 6 = Technician, Semiprofessional, Owner of Small Business 7 = Manager, Minor Professional, Owner of Independent Business or Farm* 8 = Administrator, Lesser Professional, Owner of Medium-sized Business 9 = Higher executive, Owner of large Business, Major Professional 77 = Other (never employed for six months, homemaker, student, physically disabled) 88 = NA 99 = DKdmg_q62a
dmg_q63bIntegerRecommendedmother receiving public assistance0;10 = No; 1 = Yes;Between 0 And 1 Or Is Null;Answer must be 0 or 1dmg_q63a
briefscreen_respondent_age_yrsIntegerRecommendedage of Respondent in yearsdmg_mtherage
otherraceString50Recommendedspecify other racedmg_othmrace
dem_13IntegerRecommendedNumber of years married / living togetherdmg_q58a
fh20IntegerRecommended20. Number of marriages0::9dmg_q59a
fi07IntegerRecommended7. Are you currently employed?1::6; 97::991 = Yes - employed full-time; 2 = Yes - employed part-time - or irregular; 3 = Not employed - able but cannot find work; 4 = Not employed - homemaker or caretaker; 5 = Not employed - disabled; 6 = Not employed - retired; 97 = Refused; 98 = Don't know; 99 = NAdmg_q61a
t_lgbtqIntegerRecommended(Child) Do you identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community?0;10=No; 1=Yes
raceString30RecommendedRace of study subjectAmerican Indian/Alaska Native; Asian; Hawaiian or Pacific Islander; Black or African American; White; More than one race; Unknown or not reportedt_ethni
usbornIntegerRecommendedUS born0;10=No; 1=Yest_born_us
liveswithString100Recommendedchild lives withBoth biological mother and father;Biological mother only;Biological father only;Biological mother and stepfather;Biological father and stepmother;Adoptive parents;Foster parents;Relatives;Othert_livewith
liveswithotherString50Recommendedchild lives with other, specify
cg1_usbornIntegerRecommendedCaregiver/Parent 1 US born0;10=No; 1=Yesp_born_us
p_siblings_oldbroIntegerRecommendednumber of older brothers
p_siblings_oldsisIntegerRecommendednumber of older sisters
p_siblings_youngbroIntegerRecommendednumber of younger brothers
p_siblings_youngsisIntegerRecommendednumber of younger sisters
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