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Identifying problem drinkers in a household health survey

Harold A. Mulford

Identifying problem drinkers in a household health survey

a description of field procedures and analytical techniques developed to measure the prevalence of alcoholism

by Harold A. Mulford

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service; [for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcoholics.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 13.

    Statement[by Harold A. Mulford and Ronald W. Wilson]
    Series[United States] National Center for Health Statistics. Vital and health statistics. Series 2: Data evaluation and methods research, no. 16, Public Health Service publication no. 1000, ser. 2, no. 16, Vital and health statistics., no. 16., Public Health Service publication ;, no 1000, ser. 2, no. 16.
    ContributionsWilson, Ronald W., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA409 .U45 no. 16
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46 p.
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6007792M
    LC Control Number66060033

    For example, if you are interested in general health concerns across a community, you will want your working group to look something like the community demographically. The books first discuss the "big picture" concerning the overall design of surveys, modules to be used, and procedures for combining modules into questionnaires and questionnaires into surveys. Marketing Res. The percentage of adults aged 18 and over who met the federal physical activity guidelines for aerobic activity based on leisure-time activity was highest for non-Hispanic white persons, at The study was conducted according to ethical principles essential in research with vulnerable groups. The survey should be given out to as many local people as possible.

    Prepare your survey There should be two types of questions for every selected issue: how important the issue is to citizens and how much satisfaction citizens have with the community's efforts on the issue. Learn how to use concerns surveys to discover what issues community members feel are most urgent to address in a plan for improvement. However, studies suggest alcohol problems among prisoners are under-detected, under-recorded and under-treated. Harmful drinking including alcohol abuse or dependence means the presence of problems e. Tell them that you'll call to invite them to submit items for the survey.

    It is known that people who start drinking at a younger age are likely to drink more frequently, and in greater quantities, in adulthood. It is part of an attempt to extend the range of policy issues that can be analyzed with LSMS data; to increase the reliability and accuracy of the surveys; and to make it easier to implement LSMS surveys. Preview Unable to display preview. If you decide to include key decision makers in writing your survey questions, you'll need to write a letter of invitation to key decision makers, describing the process, its uses, and the intent of the survey. For example, the mean score for the youngest respondents year-olds is 27, with mean scores gradually increasing with age to 32 for those in the years age band. Page last reviewed: November 9,AM.


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Identifying problem drinkers in a household health survey book

Google Scholar Noble, E. Helping community members start thinking about health and community development problems motivates them to get involved.

We suggest you select 8 to 12 representatives from the community. Hazardous drinking means risks for problems are likely.

It is known that people who start drinking at a younger age are likely to drink more frequently, and in greater quantities, in adulthood.

Drinking in pregnancy Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can affect the development of the baby, with drinking later in pregnancy being associated with increased risk of premature birth. Google Scholar Duffy, J. Google Scholar Rappeport, M. The books first discuss the "big picture" concerning the overall design of surveys, modules to be used, and procedures for combining modules into questionnaires and questionnaires into surveys.

In contrast, when young adults did drink they still remained the most likely group to have binged. Each of the individual questionnaires is focused on particular respondents.

Each of the KIS questionnaires has color-coded comments to guide users and to help them to adapt the questionnaires for their own purposes. The extent of drinking and selected sociocultural categories, Q. Fewer than 1 in 10 pregnant women drank in the week before interview compared with more than 5 in 10 of those who were not pregnant or unsure.

Characteristics in working group members that should line up with the community at large include health concerns, income, sex, age, educational background, employment, living conditions, and community leadership.

Prepare your survey There should be two types of questions for every selected issue: how important the issue is to citizens and how much satisfaction citizens have with the community's efforts on the issue.

The main purpose of the Household Questionnaire is to collect some basic information about the population—like age, sex, and education—and to identify the individuals who are eligible for interview with each of the other five questionnaires. Alcohol Drug Problems —, Alcohol misuse is a leading cause of ill-health in Great Britain.

The figures revealed last week in the annual Scottish Health Survey lay bare the scale of Scotland's drink problem. Google Scholar Roizen, R.

Alcohol Abuse

Google Scholar Harford, T. Other NHIS data from The percentage of persons of all ages with a usual place to go for medical care was highest for non-Hispanic white persons, at Figure 3: Relative change in the proportion of adult teetotallers, by age and sex, Great Britain, Source: Opinions and Lifestyle Survey, General Household Survey - Office for National Statistics Notes: Teetotallers are those who said that they do not drink alcohol at all Download this chart Image.

Alcohol — It is also the screening tool of choice in a current Scottish pilot study exploring the feasibility and potential effectiveness of alcohol brief interventions ABI in the community justice setting an overview of the Alcohol and Offenders CJS Research Programme is available [ 22 ].

Google Scholar Hingson, R. The paper also assesses the value and feasibility of using the AUDIT screening tool in prison settings. The book will help identify define objectives, identify data needed to analyze objectives, and draft The working group will choose items for the survey.mators with data from any household survey.

The International Household Survey Network (IHSN ) houses a cat-alog of 4, household surveys with economic and social variables from most countries in the world, of which are household surveys on income and expenditures. 1 Achieving consistency in the treatment of education vari.

However this level of abstinence is gradually decreasing. The continuous household survey (NISRA – Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency) revealed that the level of abstainers had decreased to 24% in – These drinking patterns are evident in all age groups and all socioeconomic classes of Northern Irish sylvaindez.com: Adele Mc Kinney.

Try to keep the survey as short as possible - the longer and more complicated the survey is, the fewer returns you'll get. The fewer pages, the better. As a rule of thumb, you should have about 30 items, not including demographic information (which should be about 8 to 10 questions).

% households using improved sanitation South Sudan Household Health Survey () % households with improved drinking water sources South Sudan Household Health Survey () Malaria is the leading cause of death and disease responsible for 25% of deaths.

Two in every 10 people seen at health facilities die from. Designing household survey questionnaires for developing countries: lessons from 15 years of the Living Standards Measurement Study: Volume One (English) Abstract. The objective of this book is to provide detailed advice on how to design multi-topic household surveys based on the experience of past household surveys.

Adult Drinking Habits in Great Britain, Adult Drinking Habits in Great Britain, and follows on from the series of releases from the General Household Survey (GHS) and General Lifestyle Survey (GLF).

Health Survey for England (Health and Social Care Information Centre), Welsh Health Survey (Welsh Government) and Scottish Health.