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Title: Kaiser Family Foundation Poll: Seniors and The Internet      
dateReleased:
08-27-2007
downloadURL: http://hdl.handle.net/1902.4/USPSRA2004-ENT031
ID:
hdl:1902.4/USPSRA2004-ENT031
description:
This survey covers the following issues and topics: Condition of respondent's health these days (1); certain health issues have/have not affected self/someone respondent knows in past year or so (12); sources of information about health issues (18); ever used a computer (1); ever gone online (2); how long ago respondent first started going online (1); where does respondent go online most often (1); how often does respondent go online (1); average number of hours per week respondent spends online (1); do/do not have a computer at home (1); do/do not have internet access on home computer (1); have high-speed internet access/dial-up modem on home computer (1); how likely to get a computer at home in next year or two (1); how likely to get internet access at home in next year or two (1); would/would not like to start using internet or e-mail (1); reasons respondent does not use internet (9); certain services would/would not make respondent more likely to go online/go online more often (4); have/have not used internet for certain things (30); Medicare.gov web site (3); WebMd web site (2); how much has information found on internet helped respondent take care of health (1); ever done certain things as a result of looking for health or medical information on internet (6); feelings about looking for health information on internet (5); how often like to see who provides health and medical information found on internet (1); doctor has/has not ever asked if respondent has internet access or goes online (1); doctor has/has not ever recommended particular health or medical web site (1); ever communicated with a doctor or other health care provider through e-mail (1); ever received e-mails advertising certain health/ medical products (5); participation in a chat room/online support group /e-mail list for people concerned about a particular health or medical issue (2); view of going online to use e-mail (1); e-mail does/does not make certain things easier for respondent (2); view of going online to use internet (1); do/do not feel left out because respond ent doesn't use internet or e-mail (1); technical problems with computer or internet access at home (1); ever feel cheated or taken advantage of by anyone trying to sell something over internet (1); certain services would/would not make it easier for respondent to use internet or get more out of it (4); respondent is/is not primary caregiver for anyone in household with a serious or chronic health condition (1); any disability/handicap/chronic disease does/does not keep respondent from participating fully in work/school/housework/other activities (1); respondent's health insurance (3).
description:
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, 2007, "Kaiser Family Foundation Poll: Seniors and The Internet"
name:
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
homePage: http://www.harvard.edu/
name:
Harvard University
ID:
SCR:011273
abbreviation:
DataVerse
homePage: http://thedata.org/
name:
Dataverse Network Project
ID:
SCR:001997