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Data Table — Gastrointestinal problems
|Had diarrhea for more than three consecutive days1||197||3%||166||5%|
|Went to doctor or medical clinic2||21||14%||-||-|
|Continued to do farm work with diarrhea1||153||84%||123||74%|
1 Question was asked in 1999 through 2001; the 01-02 column contains data for 2001 only.
2 Question was asked in 1999 and 2000. A dash (“-“) indicates that the question was not asked during the corresponding time period.
a Estimates with relative standard errors (RSEs) greater than 30 percent but no more than 50 percent are published but should be used with caution.
b Estimates based on fewer than four responses or with RSEs greater than 50 percent are considered statistically unreliable and are suppressed.