Data Briefs

2016

March 2016: Brief 3: Age Patterns in the Causes and Nature of Non-Fatal Injury and Subsequent Care-Seeking Behavior

Suggested citation: Xu, Dongjuan and Julia A. Rivera Drew. 2016. "Age Patterns in the Causes and Nature of Non-Fatal Injury and Subsequent Care-Seeking Behavior." IHIS Data Brief Series 3: 1-12. Minneapolis: Minnesota Population Center.

Description: This brief describes age patterns in the nature and causes of non-fatal injury and care-seeking behavior following injury. The National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) offers many variables suitable for describing and monitoring the epidemiology of non-fatal injury in the U.S. Harmonized versions of these variables are available through the Integrated Health Interview Series (IHIS) at the Minnesota Population Center.

Stata syntax used to generate analyses in IHIS Data Brief No. 3

2015

September 2015: Brief 2: Did the Affordable Care Act affect insurance coverage for young adults?

Suggested citation: Berger, Aaron. 2015. "Did the Affordable Care Act Affect Insurance Coverage for Young Adults?" IHIS Data Brief Series 2: 1-13. Minneapolis: Minnesota Population Center.

Description: This brief describes the changes in insurance coverage and sources of private insurance that have occurred for young adults before and after the implementation of the Dependent Coverage Provision, and changes in healthcare affordability after implementation of the Dependent Coverage Provision and the individual mandate. The National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) offers many variables suitable for monitoring change in healthcare access and utilization related to the ACA. Harmonized versions of these variables are available through the Integrated Health Interview Series (IHIS) at the Minnesota Population Center.

SAS syntax used to generate analyses in IHIS Data Brief No. 2

June 2015: Brief 1: Multigenerational Families and Food Insecurity in the United States, 1998-2013.

Recommended citation: Do, Duy, Renae Rodgers, and Julia A. Rivera Drew. 2015. "Multigenerational Families and Food Insecurity in the United States, 1998-2013." IHIS Data Brief Series 1: 1-12. Minneapolis: Minnesota Population Center.

Description: This brief describes the relationship between family structure and food security, focusing on multigenerational families. The detailed relationship information in the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), along with the food security supplement fielded since 2011, provide the opportunity for such an examination. Harmonized versions of these variables are available through the Integrated Health Interview Survey (IHIS) at the Minnesota Population Center.

Stata syntax used to generate analyses in IHIS Data Brief No. 1