Variable Details

Available Studies

ROS, MAP, MARS, Clinical Core, LATC

Scaled? 

Not Scaled

Variable Type 

Cross-Sectional

Variable Name 

race7

Categories

Demographics

Race
Racial group

As of 10/16/2018, the race variable was updated to reflect the revised NIH categories. Please use this variable in place of the old race variable (race).

Race is based on self-report at baseline using the following question:

What is your race?

Value Coding
1 White
2 Black or African American
3 American Indian or Alaska Native
4 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
5 Asian
6 Other
7 Unknown