National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health, Public Use Parent Main Interview, Parents (2015-2017)

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Add Health Respondent Identifier (AID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL98894085192.1686483503
2) Phase 2 Parent Respondent ID (PFMID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL98885866289.12123520093
3) Instrument Version - P2 [Version changed when medications list was updated quarterly.] (VERSION)
4) Special Interview Code - P2 [Field investigators noted any special interview circumstances.] (REVIEW)
TOTAL%
1) Continue, no special interview code88489.5
2) Visual or hearing impaired respondent10.1
4) Spanish-only interview212.1
5) Spouse partner interview expired40.4
7) W1P break-off10.1
8) Phone interview777.8
TOTAL988100.0
5) Interviewer, are you completing this interview in the respondent's home? [The respondent is either the Parent of an Add Health Sample Member who was interviewed at Wave 1 of the Add Health Study ('Wave 1 Parent', or 'W1P') or the current 'cohabiting' Spouse or Partner of the Wave 1 Parent ('Spouse/Partner' or 'S/P').] (P2A1)
TOTAL%
0) No14014.2
1) Yes84885.8
TOTAL988100.0
6) Interviewer: Is this respondent in a nursing home or similar facility? [Although the survey allowed for it, no respondents were interviewed in nursing home facilities.] (P2A2)
TOTAL%
0) No14014.2
7) Legitimate skip84885.8
TOTAL988100.0
7) Interviewer, please record the respondent's sex. (P2OD1)
TOTAL%
1) Male444.5
2) Female94495.5
TOTAL988100.0
8) What is your birth date? [MONTH] (P2OD2)
TOTAL%
1) January828.3
2) February848.5
3) March707.1
4) April697.0
5) May838.4
6) June858.6
7) July787.9
8) August10010.1
9) September686.9
10) October909.1
11) November899.0
12) December899.0
96) Refused10.1
TOTAL988100.0
9) What is your birth date? [YEAR] (P2OD3)
TOTAL%
1937) 1937 and earlier50.5
1938) 193840.4
1939) 193930.3
1940) 194050.5
1941) 1941101.0
1942) 194240.4
1943) 1943131.3
1944) 1944121.2
1945) 1945181.8
1946) 1946333.3
1947) 1947545.5
1948) 1948525.3
1949) 1949495.0
1950) 1950707.1
1951) 1951444.5
1952) 1952676.8
1953) 1953626.3
1954) 1954555.6
1955) 1955575.8
1956) 1956616.2
1957) 1957656.6
1958) 1958535.4
1959) 1959454.6
1960) 1960404.0
1961) 1961323.2
1962) 1962363.6
1963) 1963161.6
1964) 196490.9
1965) 196560.6
1966) 1966 and later50.5
9996) Refused30.3
TOTAL988100.0
10) Are you of Hispanic or Latino origin? [If P20D4 = 0 go to P2OD11.] (P2OD4)
TOTAL%
0) No89991.0
1) Yes899.0
TOTAL988100.0
11) What is your Hispanic or Latino background? You may give more than one answer. [Mexican/Mexican-American] (P2OD5)
TOTAL%
0) No414.1
1) Yes484.9
7) Legitimate skip89991.0
TOTAL988100.0
12) What is your Hispanic or Latino background? You may give more than one answer. [Chicano/Chicana] (P2OD6)
TOTAL%
0) No848.5
1) Yes50.5
7) Legitimate skip89991.0
TOTAL988100.0
13) What is your Hispanic or Latino background? You may give more than one answer. [Cuban/Cuban-American] (P2OD7)
TOTAL%
0) No818.2
1) Yes80.8
7) Legitimate skip89991.0
TOTAL988100.0
14) What is your Hispanic or Latino background? You may give more than one answer. [Puerto Rican] (P2OD8)
TOTAL%
0) No808.1
1) Yes90.9
7) Legitimate skip89991.0
TOTAL988100.0
15) What is your Hispanic or Latino background? You may give more than one answer. [Central/South American] (P2OD9)
TOTAL%
0) No798.0
1) Yes101.0
7) Legitimate skip89991.0
TOTAL988100.0
16) What is your Hispanic or Latino background? You may give more than one answer. [Other Hispanic] (P2OD10)
TOTAL%
0) No787.9
1) Yes111.1
7) Legitimate skip89991.0
TOTAL988100.0
17) What is your race? You may give more than one answer. [White] [If P2OD11 = 1 go to P2OD22.] (P2OD11)
TOTAL%
0) No18218.4
1) Yes80281.2
6) Refused30.3
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
18) What is your race? You may give more than one answer. [Black or African-American] [If P2OD12 = 1 go to P2OD22.] (P2OD12)
TOTAL%
0) No85486.4
1) Yes13013.2
6) Refused30.3
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
19) What is your race? You may give more than one answer. [American Indian or Native American] [If P2OD13 = 1 go to P2OD22.] (P2OD13)
TOTAL%
0) No95596.7
1) Yes292.9
6) Refused30.3
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
20) What is your race? You may give more than one answer. [Asian or Pacific Islander] [If P2OD14 = 1 go to P2OD16.] (P2OD14)
TOTAL%
0) No96697.8
1) Yes181.8
6) Refused30.3
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
21) What is your race? You may give more than one answer. [Other] [If P2OD15 = 1 go to P2OD22.] (P2OD15)
TOTAL%
0) No94996.1
1) Yes353.5
6) Refused30.3
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
22) What is your Asian background? You may give more than one answer. [Chinese] (P2OD16)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip970100.0
Missing18 
TOTAL970100.0
23) What is your Asian background? You may give more than one answer. [Filipino] (P2OD17)
TOTAL%
0) No121.2
1) Yes60.6
7) Legitimate skip97098.2
TOTAL988100.0
24) What is your Asian background? You may give more than one answer. [Japanese] (P2OD18)
TOTAL%
0) No141.4
1) Yes40.4
7) Legitimate skip97098.2
TOTAL988100.0
25) What is your Asian background? You may give more than one answer. [Asian Indian] (P2OD19)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip970100.0
Missing18 
TOTAL970100.0
26) What is your Asian background? You may give more than one answer. [Vietnamese] (P2OD20)
TOTAL%
0) No181.8
7) Legitimate skip97098.2
TOTAL988100.0
27) What is your Asian background? You may give more than one answer. [Other Asian] [If only one answer is given in P2OD11 through P2OD15 go to P2OD23.] (P2OD21)
TOTAL%
0) No141.4
1) Yes40.4
7) Legitimate skip97098.2
TOTAL988100.0
28) Which one category best describes your racial background? (P2OD22)
TOTAL%
1) White151.5
2) Black or African American50.5
3) American Indian or Native American60.6
5) Other30.3
97) Legitimate skip95897.0
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
29) Were you born a U.S. citizen? [If P2OD23 = 1 go to end of Section 1.] (P2OD23)
TOTAL%
0) No616.2
1) Yes92793.8
TOTAL988100.0
30) Have you become a U.S. citizen? [If P2OD24 = 1 go to P2OD25. If P2OD24 = 2 go to P2OD27.] (P2OD24)
TOTAL%
0) No161.6
1) Yes454.6
7) Legitimate skip92793.8
TOTAL988100.0
31) In what month and year did you become a citizen? (P2OD25)
TOTAL%
1) First quarter (January-March)70.7
2) Second quarter (April-June)70.7
3) Third quarter (July-September)151.5
4) Fourth quarter (October-December)50.5
96) Refused10.1
97) Legitimate skip94395.4
98) Don't know101.0
TOTAL988100.0
32) In what month and year did you become a citizen? [Go to end of Section 1.] (P2OD26)
TOTAL%
1960) 1960 and earlier40.4
1965) 196530.3
1970) 197030.3
1980) 198050.5
1985) 198530.3
1990) 199040.4
1995) 199540.4
1996) 199640.4
1997) 1997 and later121.2
9996) Refused10.1
9997) Legitimate skip94395.4
9998) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
33) Are you trying to become a U.S. citizen? (P2OD27)
TOTAL%
0) No60.6
1) Yes101.0
7) Legitimate skip97298.4
TOTAL988100.0
34) What is the highest grade of school or year of college you completed? [If P2ED1 = 0 go to P2ED2. If P2ED1 = 1 go to P2ED2. If P2ED1 = 2 go to P2ED2. If P2ED1 = 3 go to P2ED3. If P2ED1 = 4 go to P2ED3. If P2ED1 = 5 go to P2ED3. If P2ED1 = 6 go to P2ED3.] (P2ED1)
TOTAL%
1) 11th grade or less989.9
2) High school28428.7
3) Some college32532.9
4) College graduate15816.0
5) Post college11111.2
6) Other121.2
TOTAL988100.0
35) Did you get a high school diploma or pass a high school equivalency test? [If P2ED2 = 0 go to end of Section 2.] (P2ED2)
TOTAL%
0) No929.3
1) Yes, diploma25325.6
2) Yes, equivalency373.7
7) Legitimate skip60661.3
TOTAL988100.0
36) Did you get a college degree? [If P2ED3 = 1 go to P2ED4. If P2ED3 = 0 go to end of section.] (P2ED3)
TOTAL%
0) No26426.7
1) Yes34234.6
7) Legitimate skip38238.7
TOTAL988100.0
37) What is the highest degree you have earned? (P2ED4)
TOTAL%
1) Less than bachelor's959.6
2) Bachelor's12512.7
3) Master's/MBA979.8
4) Ph.D.40.4
5) MD30.3
6) Other181.8
97) Legitimate skip64665.4
TOTAL988100.0
38) These next questions are about religious beliefs and spirituality. What is your present religion? [If P2RE1 = 9 go to P2RE2. Else go to P2RE3.] (P2RE1)
TOTAL%
1) None/Atheist/Agnostic858.6
2) Protestant (such as Assemblies of God, Baptist, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, etc.)47648.2
3) Catholic22723.0
4) Other Christian16116.3
5) Jewish121.2
6) Other262.6
96) Refused10.1
TOTAL988100.0
39) Is that a Christian religion? (P2RE2)
TOTAL%
0) No70.7
1) Yes515.2
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip92893.9
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
40) How often have you attended church, synagogue, temple, mosque, or religious services in the past 12 months? (P2RE3)
TOTAL%
1) Never24324.6
2) A few times22022.3
3) Once a month626.3
4) Two or three times a month12112.2
5) Once a week20020.2
6) More than once a week14214.4
TOTAL988100.0
41) [If present religion is none/Atheist/Agnostic]: How important, if at all, is your religious faith to you? [Otherwise]: How important is your religious faith to you? (P2RE4)
TOTAL%
1) Not important535.4
2) Somewhat important18218.4
3) Very important57458.1
4) More important than anything else17818.0
96) Refused10.1
TOTAL988100.0
42) We now have some questions about your family and people with whom you live. Does [Add Health Sample Member 1] currently live with you? (P2HR1)
TOTAL%
0) No89290.3
1) Yes969.7
TOTAL988100.0
43) We now have some questions about your family and people with whom you live. Does [Add Health Sample Member 2] currently live with you? (P2HR2)
TOTAL%
0) No979.8
1) Yes80.8
7) Legitimate skip88389.4
TOTAL988100.0
44) We now have some questions about your family and people with whom you live. Does [Add Health Sample Member 3] currently live with you? (P2HR3)
TOTAL%
0) No141.4
7) Legitimate skip97498.6
TOTAL988100.0
45) We now have some questions about your family and people with whom you live. Does [Add Health Sample Member 4] currently live with you? (P2HR4)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip988100.0
TOTAL988100.0
46) To confirm, are you still living in the same household as [SPOUSE OR PARTNER], whom you reported earlier as living with you? (P2HR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, living in the same household with spouse/partner65366.1
2) No, not living with spouse/partner60.6
97) Legitimate skip32933.3
TOTAL988100.0
47) Calculated simpler version of P2HR5 (P2HR6)
TOTAL%
1) Yes65366.1
2) No60.6
7) Legitimate skip32933.3
TOTAL988100.0
48) Are you currently married, widowed, divorced, legally separated, or have you never been married? [Current legal marital status was clarified when necessary.] (P2HR7)
TOTAL%
1) Married252.5
2) Widowed11511.6
3) Divorced18118.3
4) Legally separated212.1
5) Never been married282.8
97) Legitimate skip61862.6
TOTAL988100.0
49) Where do you live now? That is, where do you stay most often? (P2HR8)
TOTAL%
1) Your own place (apartment, house, trailer, etc.)95396.5
2) Another person's home151.5
3) Your child's home131.3
4) Your parent's home70.7
TOTAL988100.0
50) Do you live alone or with others? [If P2HR9 = 1 go to P2HR11.] (P2HR9)
TOTAL%
1) Alone18018.2
2) With others10210.3
7) Legitimate skip70671.5
TOTAL988100.0
51) How many people live with you? Don't count yourself, but do count all other adults and children. If someone usually lives with but is temporarily away, include him or her. [Includes all persons living in the home where spouse or partner lives. Includes spouse/partner who is living in the nursing home or similar facility. Allow 0-25.] (P2HR10)
TOTAL%
0) 010.1
1) 153353.9
2) 215315.5
3) 3585.9
4) 4323.2
5) 5171.7
6) 6101.0
7) 710.1
9) 920.2
10) 1010.1
97) Legitimate skip18018.2
TOTAL988100.0
52) Now we need to update our records. When we interviewed you in [Survey Month] of 1995, the records show that you were married or living with a partner. Was that person [name of spouse or partner]? [Or if no name, ask, 'Are you with the same person now?'] [If P2HR11 = 1 go to end of Section 4. If P2HR11 = 0 go to P2HR12. If P2HR11 = RF go to end of Section 4.] (P2HR11)
TOTAL%
0) No23623.9
1) Yes53454.0
7) Legitimate skip21822.1
TOTAL988100.0
53) When did that relationship end? [Month] (P2HR12)
TOTAL%
1) January191.9
2) February232.3
3) March191.9
4) April141.4
5) May202.0
6) June323.2
7) July212.1
8) August242.4
9) September202.0
10) October121.2
11) November121.2
12) December111.1
96) Refused10.1
97) Legitimate skip75276.1
98) Don't know80.8
TOTAL988100.0
54) When did that relationship end? [Year] (P2HR13)
TOTAL%
1995) 1995151.5
1996) 1996121.2
1997) 1997101.0
1998) 1998191.9
1999) 199950.5
2000) 2000191.9
2001) 2001171.7
2002) 2002111.1
2003) 2003121.2
2004) 2004111.1
2005) 200580.8
2006) 200640.4
2007) 2007111.1
2008) 200840.4
2009) 200950.5
2010) 2010121.2
2011) 201180.8
2012) 2012151.5
2013) 201340.4
2014) 201490.9
2015) 2015101.0
2016) 201640.4
2017) 201740.4
9996) Refused10.1
9997) Legitimate skip75276.1
9998) Don't know60.6
TOTAL988100.0
55) How many years ago did the relationship end? [Interviewers were instructed to code less than one year as 0.] (P2HR14)
TOTAL%
96) Refused10.1
97) Legitimate skip98199.8
98) Don't know10.1
Missing5 
TOTAL983100.0
56) How did that relationship end? (P2HR15)
TOTAL%
1) Separation (legal or non-legal)383.8
2) Divorce11111.2
4) Spouse/partner deceased767.7
5) Other111.1
97) Legitimate skip75276.1
TOTAL988100.0
57) [Interviewer, allow 90 seconds for respondent to recall the list of 15 words.] Interviewer, did any of the following happen? [Were NO words remembered?] (P2CT1)
TOTAL%
0) No (respondent recalled at least one word)95997.1
1) Yes (respondent recalled no words)272.7
6) Refused20.2
TOTAL988100.0
58) [Interviewer, allow 90 seconds for respondent to recall the list of 15 words.] Interviewer, did any of the following happen? [Did the respondent refuse to participate?] (P2CT2)
TOTAL%
0) No97398.5
1) Yes141.4
6) Refused10.1
TOTAL988100.0
59) [Interviewer, allow 90 seconds for respondent to recall the list of 15 words.] Interviewer, did any of the following happen? [Was there an interruption during this word recall task?] (P2CT3)
TOTAL%
0) No96797.9
1) Yes191.9
6) Refused20.2
TOTAL988100.0
60) Interviewer, how many words on the list did the respondent remember in the 90-second recall? (P2CTA)
TOTAL%
0) 010.1
1) 190.9
2) 2131.3
3) 3707.1
4) 415415.6
5) 521621.9
6) 623323.6
7) 715816.0
8) 8798.0
9) 9303.0
10) 10131.3
11) 1140.4
12) 1220.2
13) 1310.1
96) Refused30.3
98) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
61) Interviewer, how many 'remembered' words in the 90-second recall were not from the list? (P2CTB)
TOTAL%
0) 067268.0
1) 121722.0
2) 2585.9
3) 3232.3
4) 460.6
5) 540.4
6) 620.2
7) 710.1
96) Refused30.3
98) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
62) Interviewer, how many words were repeated during the 90-second recall? (P2CTC)
TOTAL%
0) 070871.7
1) 116216.4
2) 2585.9
3) 3272.7
4) 4171.7
5) 560.6
6) 640.4
7) 710.1
96) Refused30.3
98) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
63) Please try to count backwards as quickly as you can from the number I will give you. I will tell you when to stop. Please start with 20. [First trial: coded correct if respondent counted backwards from 19 to ten or from 20 to 11 without error. Coded as refused if respondent refused to try the task.] (P2CT4)
TOTAL%
1) Correct94795.9
2) Incorrect353.5
6) Refused60.6
TOTAL988100.0
64) Now let's try again. Are you ready? The number to count backward from is 20. [Second trial: coded correct if respondent counted backwards from 19 to ten or from 20 to 11 without error. Coded as refused if respondent refused to try the task.] (P2CT5)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip988100.0
TOTAL988100.0
65) Now please try counting backward from a different number. Remember to count as quickly as you can from the number I mention. Are you ready? Please start with 86. [First trial: coded correct if respondent counted backwards from 85 to 76 or from 86 to 77 without error. Coded as refused if respondent refused to try the task. [If P2CT6 = 1 go to P2CT12. If P2CT6 = 2 go to P2CT12. If P2CT6 = 3 go to P2CT10. If P2CT6 = 6 go to P2CT12.] (P2CT6)
TOTAL%
1) Correct88489.5
2) Incorrect979.8
3) Wants to start over10.1
7) Legitimate skip60.6
TOTAL988100.0
66) Now let's try again. Are you ready? The number to count backward from is 86. [Second trial: coded correct if respondent counted backwards from 75 to 76 or from 86 to 77 without error. Coded as refused if respondent refused to try the task.] (P2CT7)
TOTAL%
1) Correct10.1
7) Legitimate skip98799.9
TOTAL988100.0
67) Did any of the following happen? [Interviewer, were NO words remembered?] (P2CT8)
TOTAL%
0) No (respondent recalled at least one word)95696.8
1) Yes (respondent recalled no words)313.1
6) Refused10.1
TOTAL988100.0
68) Did any of the following happen? [Interviewer, did the respondent refuse to participate?] (P2CT9)
TOTAL%
0) No97798.9
1) Yes101.0
6) Refused10.1
TOTAL988100.0
69) Did any of the following happen? [Interviewer, was there an interruption during this word recall task? (P2CT10)
TOTAL%
0) No96697.8
1) Yes212.1
6) Refused10.1
TOTAL988100.0
70) Interviewer, how many words on the list did the respondent remember in the 60-second recall? (P2CTD)
TOTAL%
0) 0212.1
1) 1282.8
2) 2888.9
3) 318919.1
4) 423724.0
5) 521621.9
6) 611011.1
7) 7585.9
8) 8191.9
9) 9111.1
10) 1040.4
11) 1110.1
14) 1410.1
96) Refused30.3
98) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
71) Interviewer, how many 'remembered' words in the 60-second recall were not from the list? (P2CTE)
TOTAL%
0) 063163.9
1) 122923.2
2) 2787.9
3) 3191.9
4) 4111.1
5) 560.6
6) 630.3
7) 740.4
9) 920.2
96) Refused30.3
98) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
72) Interviewer, how many words were repeated during the 60-second recall? (P2CTF)
TOTAL%
0) 083284.2
1) 1909.1
2) 2323.2
3) 3191.9
4) 450.5
5) 540.4
9) 910.1
96) Refused30.3
98) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
73) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I am the life of the party.] (P2PE1)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree363.6
2) Agree20220.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree35636.0
4) Disagree31431.8
5) Strongly disagree808.1
TOTAL988100.0
74) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I sympathize with others' feelings.] (P2PE2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree57558.2
2) Agree38238.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree151.5
4) Disagree60.6
5) Strongly disagree90.9
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
75) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I get chores done right away.] (P2PE3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree19119.3
2) Agree40140.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree19920.1
4) Disagree16516.7
5) Strongly disagree323.2
TOTAL988100.0
76) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I have frequent mood swings.] (P2PE4)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree525.3
2) Agree23123.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree18518.7
4) Disagree43143.6
5) Strongly disagree899.0
TOTAL988100.0
77) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I have a vivid imagination.] (P2PE5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13113.3
2) Agree41141.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree23824.1
4) Disagree18919.1
5) Strongly disagree181.8
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
78) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I don't talk a lot.] (P2PE6)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree424.3
2) Agree33133.5
3) Neither agree nor disagree17217.4
4) Disagree32232.6
5) Strongly disagree12112.2
TOTAL988100.0
79) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I am not interested in other people's problems.] (P2PE7)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree272.7
2) Agree11111.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree15515.7
4) Disagree51151.7
5) Strongly disagree18418.6
TOTAL988100.0
80) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I often forget to put things back in their proper place.] (P2PE8)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree464.7
2) Agree19219.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree13213.4
4) Disagree46547.1
5) Strongly disagree15315.5
TOTAL988100.0
81) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I am relaxed most of the time.] (P2PE9)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree838.4
2) Agree48449.0
3) Neither agree nor disagree15816.0
4) Disagree22923.2
5) Strongly disagree343.4
TOTAL988100.0
82) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I am not interested in abstract ideas.] (P2PE10)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree272.7
2) Agree24825.1
3) Neither agree nor disagree31932.3
4) Disagree32633.0
5) Strongly disagree626.3
96) Refused10.1
98) Don't know50.5
TOTAL988100.0
83) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I talk to a lot of different people at parties.] (P2PE11)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree777.8
2) Agree39840.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree14915.1
4) Disagree29630.0
5) Strongly disagree686.9
TOTAL988100.0
84) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I feel others' emotions.] (P2PE12)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree19019.2
2) Agree67568.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree838.4
4) Disagree333.3
5) Strongly disagree70.7
TOTAL988100.0
85) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I like order.] (P2PE13)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree24624.9
2) Agree58158.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree11211.3
4) Disagree474.8
5) Strongly disagree20.2
TOTAL988100.0
86) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I get upset easily.] (P2PE14)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree454.6
2) Agree23523.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree18718.9
4) Disagree46146.7
5) Strongly disagree606.1
TOTAL988100.0
87) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I have difficulty understanding abstract ideas.] (P2PE15)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree232.3
2) Agree26026.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree25926.2
4) Disagree38539.0
5) Strongly disagree545.5
98) Don't know70.7
TOTAL988100.0
88) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I keep in the background.] (P2PE16)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree353.5
2) Agree36637.0
3) Neither agree nor disagree21722.0
4) Disagree32232.6
5) Strongly disagree484.9
TOTAL988100.0
89) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I am not really interested in others.] (P2PE17)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree50.5
2) Agree505.1
3) Neither agree nor disagree808.1
4) Disagree65065.8
5) Strongly disagree20220.4
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
90) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I make a mess of things.] (P2PE18)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree90.9
2) Agree858.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree15415.6
4) Disagree58058.7
5) Strongly disagree16016.2
TOTAL988100.0
91) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I seldom feel blue.] (P2PE19)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree555.6
2) Agree43343.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree17517.7
4) Disagree28729.0
5) Strongly disagree373.7
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
92) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I do not have a good imagination.] (P2PE20)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree101.0
2) Agree13713.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree15615.8
4) Disagree54655.3
5) Strongly disagree13914.1
TOTAL988100.0
93) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I like to take risks.] (P2PE21)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree252.5
2) Agree23523.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree23824.1
4) Disagree41642.1
5) Strongly disagree747.5
TOTAL988100.0
94) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I finish whatever I begin.] (P2PE22)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13113.3
2) Agree55155.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree17317.5
4) Disagree12512.7
5) Strongly disagree80.8
TOTAL988100.0
95) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I am a hard worker. I keep working when others stop to take a break.] (P2PE23)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree28028.3
2) Agree52052.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree10110.2
4) Disagree818.2
5) Strongly disagree60.6
TOTAL988100.0
96) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I am diligent. I never give up.] (P2PE24)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree19619.8
2) Agree56957.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree14514.7
4) Disagree757.6
5) Strongly disagree30.3
TOTAL988100.0
97) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [Pleasure and fun sometimes keep me from getting work done.] (P2PE25)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree151.5
2) Agree25225.5
3) Neither agree nor disagree13814.0
4) Disagree50851.4
5) Strongly disagree747.5
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
98) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [I have a hard time breaking bad habits.] (P2PE26)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree424.3
2) Agree34835.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree20020.2
4) Disagree35836.2
5) Strongly disagree404.0
TOTAL988100.0
99) How much do you agree with each statement about you as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future? [Sometimes I can't stop myself from doing something, even if I know it is wrong.] (P2PE27)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree171.7
2) Agree13613.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree11311.4
4) Disagree56857.5
5) Strongly disagree15315.5
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
100) On a scale of zero to 10 where zero is 'very impatient' and 10 is 'very patient,' are you generally an impatient person, or someone who always shows great patience? [Interviewers were instructed to enter only a whole number between zero and 10.] (P2PE28)
TOTAL%
0) 0101.0
1) 150.5
2) 2111.1
3) 3252.5
4) 4232.3
5) 515515.7
6) 6757.6
7) 715715.9
8) 826827.1
9) 913713.9
10) 1012112.2
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
101) Let's start with some questions about your biological and adopted brothers and sisters. Please count those born alive but no longer living, as well as those alive now. How many siblings do you have? [Allow 0 - 20. Value 14: 14 or more.] (P2WP1)
TOTAL%
0) 0323.2
1) 111811.9
2) 220120.3
3) 316917.1
4) 413313.5
5) 5939.4
6) 6727.3
7) 7495.0
8) 8383.8
9) 9292.9
10) 10171.7
11) 11181.8
12) 12101.0
13) 1330.3
14) 14 or more60.6
TOTAL988100.0
102) How many of them are still living? [Allow 0 - 20.] (P2WP2)
TOTAL%
0) 0353.5
1) 115315.5
2) 221521.8
3) 317317.5
4) 413914.1
5) 5727.3
6) 6616.2
7) 7444.5
8) 8232.3
9) 9171.7
10) 10141.4
11) 1130.3
12) 1230.3
13) 13 or more30.3
97) Legitimate skip323.2
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
103) How many other living biological, adopted, or step-children do you [and your spouse/partner] have? (P2WP3)
TOTAL%
0) 015515.7
1) 137638.1
2) 222322.6
3) 310410.5
4) 4727.3
5) 5272.7
6) 6161.6
7) 730.3
8) 840.4
9) 9 or more80.8
TOTAL988100.0
104) You told me that your mother lives here. Is your biological or adoptive father still living? [Go to P2WP8.] (P2WP4)
TOTAL%
0) No171.7
7) Legitimate skip97098.3
Missing1 
TOTAL987100.0
105) You told me that your father lives here. Is your biological or adoptive mother still living? [Go to P2WP8.] (P2WP5)
TOTAL%
0) No60.6
7) Legitimate skip98299.4
TOTAL988100.0
106) Is your biological or adoptive mother still living? (P2WP6)
TOTAL%
0) No67968.7
1) Yes28328.6
7) Legitimate skip252.5
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
107) Is your biological or adoptive father still living? (P2WP7)
TOTAL%
0) No84285.2
1) Yes11311.4
7) Legitimate skip252.5
8) Don't know80.8
TOTAL988100.0
108) You told me that [spouse or partner's] mother lives here. Is [spouse or partner's] biological or adoptive father still living? [Go to P2WP11A]. (P2WP8)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip986100.0
Missing2 
TOTAL986100.0
109) You told me that [spouse or partner's] father lives here. Is [spouse or partner's] biological or adoptive mother still living? [Go to P2WP11A.] (P2WP9)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip988100.0
TOTAL988100.0
110) Is [spouse or partner's] biological or adoptive mother still living? (P2WP10)
TOTAL%
0) No49750.3
1) Yes15315.5
7) Legitimate skip33734.1
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
111) Is [spouse or partner's] biological or adoptive father still living? (P2WP11)
TOTAL%
0) No58158.8
1) Yes676.8
7) Legitimate skip33734.1
8) Don't know30.3
TOTAL988100.0
112) Families sometimes help each other with activities such as errands, transportation, chores, babysitting, or hands-on care. In the past 12 months did you [or your spouse/partner] spend time helping your [or your spouse/partner's] parents?]D (P2WP12)
TOTAL%
0) No11711.8
1) Yes33033.4
7) Legitimate skip54154.8
TOTAL988100.0
113) In the past 12 months did your [or your spouse/partner's] parents spend time helping you [or your spouse/partner]? (P2WP13)
TOTAL%
0) No31932.3
1) Yes12813.0
7) Legitimate skip54154.8
TOTAL988100.0
114) In the past 12 months did you [or your spouse/partner] give any money, personal loans or gifts of $100 or more to your [or your spouse/partner's] parents? (P2WP14)
TOTAL%
0) No28628.9
1) Yes15816.0
7) Legitimate skip54154.8
8) Don't know30.3
TOTAL988100.0
115) In the past 12 months did your parents [or your spouse/partner's parents] give you [or your spouse/partner] any money, personal loans, or gifts of $100 or more? (P2WP15)
TOTAL%
0) No31632.0
1) Yes13113.3
7) Legitimate skip54154.8
TOTAL988100.0
116) Next we have some questions about help to and from family. Families sometimes spend time helping each other with activities such as child care, errands, transportation, chores, or hands-on care. These next questions are about help to and from your [and your spouse/partner's] children. In the past 12 months did you [or your spouse/partner] spend time helping one or more of your [or your spouse/partner's] children? [If P2WP16 = 2 go to P2WP17.] (P2WP16)
TOTAL%
0) No12012.1
1) Yes86887.9
TOTAL988100.0
117) In the past 12 months did one or more of your [or your spouse/partner's] children spend time helping you [or your spouse/partner] with activities such as errands, transportation, chores, or hands-on care? [If P2WP17 = 2 go to P2WP18.] (P2WP17)
TOTAL%
0) No30330.7
1) Yes68469.2
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
118) In the past 12 months did you [or your spouse/partner] give you any money, personal loans, or gifts of $100 or more to one or more of your [or your spouse/partner's] children? [If P2WP18 = 2 go to P2WP19.] (P2WP18)
TOTAL%
0) No32933.3
1) Yes65366.1
6) Refused50.5
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
119) In the past 12 months did one or more of your children [or your spouse or partner's children] give you [or your spouse/partner] any money, personal loans, or gifts of $100 or more? (P2WP19)
TOTAL%
0) No65366.1
1) Yes33333.7
6) Refused10.1
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
120) How tall are you in feet and inches? [feet] [Six feet, four inches includes 6'4' and taller.] (P2HE1)
TOTAL%
4) 393.9
5) 93794.8
6) 121.2
TOTAL988100.0
121) How tall are you in feet and inches? [INCHES] [Six feet, four inches includes 6'4' and taller.] (P2HE2)
TOTAL%
0) 0535.4
1) 1798.0
2) 214014.2
3) 313713.9
4) 414314.5
5) 510210.3
6) 611711.8
7) 7717.2
8) 8555.6
9) 9252.5
10) 10252.5
11) 11393.9
98) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
122) What is your current weight in pounds? [Interviewers were instructed to round to the nearest pound. Allow 0 to 999.] (P2HE3)
TOTAL%
105) 105 or less141.4
110) 110141.4
115) 11590.9
120) 120212.1
125) 125303.0
130) 130383.8
135) 135292.9
140) 140474.8
145) 145383.8
150) 150737.4
155) 155484.9
160) 160646.5
165) 165404.0
170) 170525.3
175) 175323.2
180) 180575.8
185) 185333.3
190) 190373.7
195) 195282.8
200) 200404.0
205) 205161.6
210) 210282.8
215) 215161.6
220) 220242.4
225) 225101.0
230) 230202.0
235) 23550.5
240) 240191.9
245) 24590.9
250) 250161.6
260) 260121.2
270) 27080.8
280) 28080.8
290) 290101.0
300) 30040.4
320) 320 or more70.7
996) Refused191.9
998) Don't know131.3
TOTAL988100.0
123) Would you say your health is excellent, very good, fair, or poor? (P2HE4)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent899.0
2) Very good27627.9
3) Good33433.8
4) Fair21321.6
5) Poor767.7
TOTAL988100.0
124) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You have no health insurance.] (P2HE5)
TOTAL%
0) No93794.8
1) Yes505.1
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
125) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You get insurance through work or a former employer.] (P2HE6)
TOTAL%
0) No66867.6
1) Yes31932.3
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
126) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You get insurance through a union.] (P2HE7)
TOTAL%
0) No98099.2
1) Yes70.7
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
127) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You are covered by your husband's or wife's insurance.] (P2HE8)
TOTAL%
0) No82783.7
1) Yes16016.2
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
128) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You are covered because you are active duty military.] (P2HE9)
TOTAL%
0) No98799.9
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
129) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You buy private insurance yourself.] (P2HE10)
TOTAL%
0) No82883.8
1) Yes15916.1
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
130) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You buy insurance through a Health Insurance Marketplace or Exchange.] (P2HE11)
TOTAL%
0) No93794.8
1) Yes505.1
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
131) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You are on Medicare.] (P2HE12)
TOTAL%
0) No59960.6
1) Yes38839.3
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
132) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You are on Medicaid.] (P2HE13)
TOTAL%
0) No90291.3
1) Yes858.6
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
133) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You get care through the Department of Veterans Affairs.] (P2HE14)
TOTAL%
0) No97598.7
1) Yes121.2
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
134) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You are covered through the Indian Health Service.] (P2HE15)
TOTAL%
0) No98499.6
1) Yes30.3
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
135) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You are covered through TRI-CARE, CHAMPUS, CHAMP-VA, or any other military health plan.] (P2HE16)
TOTAL%
0) No95696.8
1) Yes313.1
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
136) Which of the following best describes your current health insurance situation? (Respondents were instructed to select all that apply.) [You do not know what your health insurance is.] (P2HE17)
TOTAL%
0) No98199.3
1) Yes60.6
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
137) Where do you usually go when you are sick or need health care? [Respondents were instructed to select one.] (P2HE18)
TOTAL%
1) Never get sick or need health care232.3
2) Hospital-based clinic10110.2
3) Hospital emergency room353.5
4) Community health center or clinic818.2
5) Health maintenance organization (HMO)303.0
6) Private doctor's office69169.9
7) Department of Veterans Affairs hospital or clinic30.3
8) Military hospital or clinic70.7
9) Clinic at work70.7
10) Clinic in a pharmacy, supermarket, or other retail store30.3
11) Some other place70.7
TOTAL988100.0
138) In the past 12 months have you had a dental examination by a dentist or dental hygienist? (P2HF19)
TOTAL%
0) No29930.3
1) Yes68969.7
TOTAL988100.0
139) In the past 12 months have you received psychological or emotional counseling? (P2HF20)
TOTAL%
0) No90591.6
1) Yes838.4
TOTAL988100.0
140) Has there been any time in the past 12 months when you thought you should get medical care, but you did not? (P2HF21)
TOTAL%
0) No79780.7
1) Yes19019.2
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
141) Sometimes people delay taking medication or filling prescriptions because of the cost. In the past 12 months, have you ended up taking less medication than was prescribed for you because of the cost? (P2HE22)
TOTAL%
0) No89090.1
1) Yes989.9
TOTAL988100.0
142) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: cancer or lymphoma or leukemia or a malignant tumor? Don't include skin cancer, except melanoma. [If P2HE23 = 1 go to P2HE24. Else go to P2HE25.] (P2HE23)
TOTAL%
0) No87888.9
1) Yes11011.1
TOTAL988100.0
143) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [Cancer or lymphoma or leukemia or a malignant tumor? Don't include skin cancer, except melanoma.] (P2HE24)
TOTAL%
25) 25 or younger50.5
30) 3080.8
35) 3590.9
40) 4070.7
45) 45111.1
50) 50181.8
55) 55151.5
60) 60171.7
65) 65131.3
70) 70 or older70.7
97) Legitimate skip87888.9
TOTAL988100.0
144) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: high blood cholesterol or triglycerides or lipids? [If P2HE25 = 1 go to P2HE26. Else go to P2HE27.] (P2HE25)
TOTAL%
0) No53454.0
1) Yes45345.9
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
145) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [High blood cholesterol or triglycerides or lipids] (P2HE26)
TOTAL%
25) 25 or younger80.8
30) 30111.1
35) 35131.3
40) 40414.1
45) 45393.9
50) 5010810.9
55) 55939.4
60) 60858.6
65) 65262.6
70) 70 or older151.5
96) Refused10.1
97) Legitimate skip53554.1
98) Don't know131.3
TOTAL988100.0
146) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: high blood pressure or hypertension [If female, add: 'When you were not pregnant?'] [If P2HE27 = 1 go to P2HE28. Else go to P2HE29.] (P2HE27)
TOTAL%
0) No51351.9
1) Yes47548.1
TOTAL988100.0
147) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or health practitioner first told you? [High blood pressure or hyper tension (If female, add: 'When you were not pregnant?')] (P2HE28)
TOTAL%
20) 20111.1
25) 2590.9
30) 30222.2
35) 35242.4
40) 40575.8
45) 45515.2
50) 5010810.9
55) 55767.7
60) 60787.9
65) 65252.5
70) 70 or older50.5
97) Legitimate skip51351.9
98) Don't know90.9
TOTAL988100.0
148) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: high blood sugar or diabetes? [If P2HE29 = 1 go to P2HE30. Else go to P2HE31.] (P2HE29)
TOTAL%
0) No77778.6
1) Yes21121.4
TOTAL988100.0
149) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [High blood sugar or diabetes.] (P2HE30)
TOTAL%
15) 15 or younger40.4
30) 3080.8
35) 35101.0
40) 40171.7
45) 45282.8
50) 50505.1
55) 55333.3
60) 60373.7
65) 65181.8
70) 70 or older50.5
97) Legitimate skip77778.6
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
150) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: a heart attack, coronary heart disease, angina, congestive heart failure, or other heart problems? [P2HE31 = 1 go to P2HE32. Else go to P2HE33.] (P2HE31)
TOTAL%
0) No85986.9
1) Yes12913.1
TOTAL988100.0
151) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [heart attack, coronary heart disease, angina, congestive heart failure, or other heart problems] (P2HE32)
TOTAL%
35) 35 or younger111.1
40) 40141.4
45) 45141.4
50) 50202.0
55) 55212.1
60) 60242.4
65) 65141.4
70) 70 or older90.9
97) Legitimate skip85986.9
98) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
152) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: a chronic sinus infection or sinusitis? [If P2HE33 = 1 go to P2HE34. Else go to P2HE35.] (P2HE33)
TOTAL%
0) No79480.4
1) Yes19419.6
TOTAL988100.0
153) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [chronic sinus infection or sinusitis] (P2HE34)
TOTAL%
5) 550.5
10) 1080.8
15) 15191.9
20) 20161.6
25) 25171.7
30) 30222.2
35) 35 or younger171.7
40) 40202.0
45) 4580.8
50) 50191.9
55) 55151.5
60) 60101.0
65) 65 or older111.1
96) Refused10.1
97) Legitimate skip79480.4
98) Don't know60.6
TOTAL988100.0
154) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: chronic lung disease such as asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema? [If P2HE35 = 1 go to P2HE36. Else go to P2HE37.] (P2HE35)
TOTAL%
0) No80181.1
1) Yes18718.9
TOTAL988100.0
155) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [Chronic lung disease such as asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema.] (P2HE36)
TOTAL%
5) Five or younger90.9
10) 1090.9
15) 1580.8
20) 2080.8
25) 25101.0
30) 30111.1
35) 3590.9
40) 40171.7
45) 45232.3
50) 50222.2
55) 55171.7
60) 60252.5
65) 65 or older121.2
97) Legitimate skip80181.1
98) Don't know70.7
TOTAL988100.0
156) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: chronic or end-stage kidney disease or dialysis? [P2HE37 = 1 go to P2HE38. Else to go P2HE39.] (P2HE37)
TOTAL%
0) No96097.2
1) Yes282.8
TOTAL988100.0
157) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [Chronic or end-stage kidney disease or dialysis.] (P2HE38)
TOTAL%
30) 30 or younger40.4
40) 4040.4
50) 5050.5
60) 6050.5
70) 7090.9
97) Legitimate skip96097.2
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
158) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: a stroke? [If P2HE39 = 1 go to P2HE40. Else go to P2HE41.] (P2HE39)
TOTAL%
0) No95196.3
1) Yes373.7
TOTAL988100.0
159) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [stroke] (P2HE40)
TOTAL%
40) 40 or younger60.6
45) 4520.2
50) 5030.3
55) 5590.9
60) 6060.6
65) 65 or older101.0
97) Legitimate skip95196.3
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
160) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: migraine headaches? [If P2HE41 = 1 go to P2HE42. Else to go P2HE43.] (P2HE41)
TOTAL%
0) No81282.2
1) Yes17617.8
TOTAL988100.0
161) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [migraine headaches] (P2HE42)
TOTAL%
5) [ARDA note: Label missing]20.2
10) 10 or younger17317.5
97) Legitimate skip81282.2
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
162) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: depression? [If P2HE43 = 1 go to P2HE44. Else to go P2HE45.] (P2HE43)
TOTAL%
0) No73774.6
1) Yes25125.4
TOTAL988100.0
163) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or health practitioner first told you? [depression] (P2HE44)
TOTAL%
15) 15 or younger70.7
20) 20101.0
25) 25161.6
30) 30242.4
35) 35313.1
40) 40505.1
45) 45292.9
50) 50303.0
55) 55262.6
60) 60181.8
65) 6560.6
70) 70 or older40.4
97) Legitimate skip73774.6
TOTAL988100.0
164) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: post-traumatic stress disorder or PTSD? [If P2HE45 = 1 go to P2HE46. Else to go P2HE47.] (P2HE45)
TOTAL%
0) No94495.5
1) Yes434.4
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
165) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or health practitioner first told you? [post-traumatic stress disorder or PTSD] [Value 30: 30 or younger.] (P2HE46)
TOTAL%
30) 30 or younger70.7
35) 3550.5
40) 4070.7
45) 4580.8
50) 5060.6
55) 5530.3
60) 6030.3
70) 7040.4
97) Legitimate skip94595.6
TOTAL988100.0
166) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: anxiety or panic disorder? [If P2HE47 = 1 go to P2HE48. Else to go P2HE49.] (P2HE47)
TOTAL%
0) No79880.8
1) Yes19019.2
TOTAL988100.0
167) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or health practitioner first told you? [anxiety or panic disorder] (P2HE48)
TOTAL%
15) 1530.3
20) 2060.6
25) 2590.9
30) 30202.0
35) 35181.8
40) 40303.0
45) 45212.1
50) 50262.6
55) 55252.5
60) 60181.8
65) 6570.7
70) 7040.4
97) Legitimate skip79880.9
98) Don't know20.2
Missing1 
TOTAL987100.0
168) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: epilepsy or another seizure disorder? [If P2HE49 = 1 go to P2HE50. Else to go P2HE51.] (P2HE49)
TOTAL%
0) No97098.2
1) Yes181.8
TOTAL988100.0
169) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or health practitioner first told you? [epilepsy or another seizure disorder] (P2HE50)
TOTAL%
40) 40 or younger80.8
50) 50 or older101.0
97) Legitimate skip97098.2
TOTAL988100.0
170) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: attention problems or ADD or ADHD? [If P2HE51 = 1 go to P2HE52. Else to go P2HE53.] (P2HE51)
TOTAL%
0) No96397.5
1) Yes252.5
TOTAL988100.0
171) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or health practitioner first told you? [attention problems or ADD or ADHD] (P2HE52)
TOTAL%
20) 20 or younger60.6
30) 3040.4
40) 4070.7
50) 5040.4
60) 60 or older40.4
97) Legitimate skip96397.5
TOTAL988100.0
172) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: HIV/AIDS? [If P2HE53 = 1 go to P2HE54. Else go to P2HE55.] (P2HE53)
TOTAL%
0) No987100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL987100.0
173) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [HIV/AIDS] (P2HE54)
TOTAL%
97) Legitimate skip987100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL987100.0
174) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: Hepatitis C? [If P2HE55 = 1 go to P2HE56. Else go to P2HE57.] (P2HE55)
TOTAL%
0) No98399.5
1) Yes50.5
TOTAL988100.0
175) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [Hepatitis C] (P2HE56)
TOTAL%
97) Legitimate skip983100.0
Missing5 
TOTAL983100.0
176) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: arthritis or rheumatism? [If P2HE57 = 1 go to P2HE58. Else go to P2HE59.] (P2HE57)
TOTAL%
0) No57658.3
1) Yes41241.7
TOTAL988100.0
177) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [arthritis or rheumatism] (P2HE58)
TOTAL%
15) 15 or younger60.6
20) 2070.7
25) 2550.5
30) 30161.6
35) 35141.4
40) 40333.3
45) 45434.4
50) 50929.3
55) 55606.1
60) 60808.1
65) 65373.7
70) 70 or older90.9
97) Legitimate skip57658.3
98) Don't know101.0
TOTAL988100.0
178) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: Alzheimer's Disease, dementia, or any other serious memory impairment? [If P2HE59 = 1 go to P2HE60. Else go to P2HE61.] (P2HE59)
TOTAL%
0) No97999.1
1) Yes90.9
TOTAL988100.0
179) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [Alzheimer's Disease, dementia, or any other serious memory impairment] (P2HE60)
TOTAL%
50) 50 or younger40.4
55) 55 or older50.5
97) Legitimate skip97999.1
TOTAL988100.0
180) Has a doctor, nurse, or other health provider ever told you that you have or had: Sickle cell anemia? [If P2HE61 = 1 go to P2HE62. Else go to P2HE63.] (P2HE61)
TOTAL%
0) No986100.0
Missing2 
TOTAL986100.0
181) If YES, how old were you when the doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner first told you? [Sickle cell anemia] [If male go to P2HE65.] (P2HE62)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip986100.0
Missing2 
TOTAL986100.0
182) Regarding menopause, do you think you are without a sign, just beginning, in the middle, near the end, or all through? [If P2HE63 = 1 go to P2HE65. If P2HE63 = 2 go to P2HE65. If P2HE63 = 3 go to P2HE65. If P2HE63 = 4 go to P2HE65. If P2HE63 = 5 go to P2HE64. If P2HE63 = 98 go to P2HE65. If P2HE63 = 96 go to P2HE65.] (P2HE63)
TOTAL%
1) Without a sign181.8
2) Just beginning181.8
3) In the middle525.3
4) Near the end11311.4
5) All through73574.4
96) Refused20.2
97) Legitimate skip444.5
98) Don't know60.6
TOTAL988100.0
183) About how old were you when you finished going through menopause, that is, had your last menstrual period? [Interviewers were instructed to enter 97 if respondent is still having menstrual periods.] (P2HE64)
TOTAL%
20) 20 or younger50.5
25) 25111.1
30) 30272.7
35) 35414.1
40) 40737.4
45) 4511811.9
50) 5024124.4
55) 5514714.9
60) 60 or older515.2
96) Refused20.2
97) Legitimate skip25325.6
98) Don't know191.9
TOTAL988100.0
184) In the past 12 months, have you suffered any serious injuries? For example, broken bones, cuts or lacerations, burns, torn muscles, tendons or ligaments, or other injuries that interfered with your ability to perform daily tasks. (P2HE65)
TOTAL%
0) No83084.0
1) Yes15816.0
TOTAL988100.0
185) In the past 12 months, did you spend a night in the hospital? [If P2HE66 = 0 go to P2HE82. If P2HE66 = DK go to P2HE82. If P2HE66 = RF go to P2HE82.] (P2HE66)
TOTAL%
0) No84785.7
1) Yes14114.3
TOTAL988100.0
186) In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of an infection? (P2HE67)
TOTAL%
0) No11411.5
1) Yes272.7
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
TOTAL988100.0
187) In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of cancer? (P2HE68)
TOTAL%
0) No13313.5
1) Yes80.8
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
TOTAL988100.0
188) In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of diabetes or thyroid problems? (P2HE69)
TOTAL%
0) No13013.2
1) Yes111.1
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
TOTAL988100.0
189) IN the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of blood problems? (P2HE70)
TOTAL%
0) No12813.0
1) Yes121.2
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
190) In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of mental or psychiatric problems? (P2HE71)
TOTAL%
0) No13814.0
1) Yes30.3
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
TOTAL988100.0
191) In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of a stroke? (P2HE72)
TOTAL%
0) No13313.5
1) Yes80.8
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
TOTAL988100.0
192) In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of a heart attack? (P2HE73)
TOTAL%
0) No13413.6
1) Yes70.7
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
TOTAL988100.0
193) In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of other heart problems? (P2HE74)
TOTAL%
0) No12112.2
1) Yes202.0
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
TOTAL988100.0
194) In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of breathing problems from your lungs? (P2HE75)
TOTAL%
0) No11311.4
1) Yes282.8
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
TOTAL988100.0
195) In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of stomach or intestinal problems? (P2HE76)
TOTAL%
0) No11311.4
1) Yes272.7
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
196) In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of kidney problems? (P2HE77)
TOTAL%
0) No13013.2
1) Yes101.0
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
197) In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of bone or joint problems? (P2HE78)
TOTAL%
0) No11011.1
1) Yes313.1
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
TOTAL988100.0
198) [If female]: In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of pregnancy? (P2HE79)
TOTAL%
0) No13113.3
7) Legitimate skip85686.7
Missing1 
TOTAL987100.0
199) In the last year, were you ever hospitalized because of some other reason? (P2HE80)
TOTAL%
0) No969.7
1) Yes454.6
7) Legitimate skip84785.7
TOTAL988100.0
200) In the last year, how many times altogether were you hospitalized? [Allow 1-12 times. If more than 12, confirm.] (P2HE81)
TOTAL%
1) 1959.6
2) 2212.1
3) 3101.0
4) 470.7
5) 5 or more times60.6
96) Refused10.1
97) Legitimate skip84785.7
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
201) Because of a health or memory problem do you have any difficulty with bathing or showering? [If P2HE82 = 0 go to P2HE84. If P2HE82 = DK go to P2HE84. If P2HE82 = RF go to P2HE84.] (P2HE82)
TOTAL%
0) No95196.3
1) Yes373.7
TOTAL988100.0
202) How long have you had these difficulties? [Because of a health or memory problem do you have any difficulty with bathing or showering.] (P2HE83)
TOTAL%
1) Zero to six months40.4
2) Seven months to one year70.7
3) More than one year, less than three years90.9
4) Three years to less than five years70.7
5) Five years or more101.0
97) Legitimate skip95196.3
TOTAL988100.0
203) Because of health or memory problems do you have any difficulty with dressing, including putting on shoes and socks? [If P2HE84 = 0 go to P2HE86. If P2HE84 = DK go to P2HE86. If P2HE84 = RF go to P2HE86.] (P2HE84)
TOTAL%
0) No93794.8
1) Yes515.2
TOTAL988100.0
204) How long have you had these difficulties? [Because of a health or memory problem do you have any difficulty with dressing, including putting on shoes and socks?] (P2HE85)
TOTAL%
1) Zero to six months50.5
2) Seven months to one year70.7
3) More than one year, less than three years111.1
4) Three years to less than five years101.0
5) Five years or more181.8
97) Legitimate skip93794.8
TOTAL988100.0
205) Because of a health or memory problem do you have any difficulty with walking across a room? [If P2HE86 = 0 go to P2HE88. If P2HE86 = DK go to P2HE88. If P2HE86 = RF go to P2HE88.] (P2HE86)
TOTAL%
0) No91092.1
1) Yes787.9
TOTAL988100.0
206) How long have you had these difficulties? [Because of a health or memory problem do you have any difficult with walking across a room?] (P2HE87)
TOTAL%
1) Zero to six months111.1
2) Seven months to one year90.9
3) More than one year, less than three years161.6
4) Three years to less than five years131.3
5) Five years or more292.9
97) Legitimate skip91092.1
TOTAL988100.0
207) Because of a health problem do you have any difficulty with getting up from a chair after sitting for long periods? [If P2HE88 = 0 go to P2HE90. If P2HE88 = DK go to P2HE90. If P2HE88 = RF go ot P2HE90. (P2HE88)
TOTAL%
0) No76277.1
1) Yes22622.9
TOTAL988100.0
208) How long have you had these difficulties? [Because of a health problem do you have any difficulty with getting up from a chair after sitting for long periods?] (P2HE89)
TOTAL%
1) Zero to six months232.3
2) Seven months to one year262.6
3) More than one year, less than three years565.7
4) Three years to less than five years323.2
5) Five years or more899.0
97) Legitimate skip76277.1
TOTAL988100.0
209) Do you have total blindness in one or both eyes? [If P2HE90 = 2 go to P2HE93.] (P2HE90)
TOTAL%
0) No92593.6
1) Yes, one eye606.1
2) Yes, both eyes30.3
TOTAL988100.0
210) Do you use eyeglasses, contact lenses, both, or neither for vision correction? [If P2HE91 = 4 go to P2HE93.] (P2HE91)
TOTAL%
1) Eyeglasses81282.2
2) Contact lenses141.4
3) Both686.9
4) Neither919.2
97) Legitimate skip30.3
TOTAL988100.0
211) With eyeglasses or contact lenses, how is your eyesight? (P2HE92)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent28528.8
2) Good47748.3
3) Fair11111.2
4) Poor141.4
5) Very poor70.7
97) Legitimate skip949.5
TOTAL988100.0
212) How many hours of sleep do you typically get each day? [Allow 1-24. IF less than four or greater than 10, confirm. Zero is not allowable.] (P2HE93)
TOTAL%
3) Three or fewer70.7
4) 4363.6
5) 5969.7
6) 623724.0
7) 729930.3
8) 825625.9
9) 9414.1
10) 1090.9
11) 11 or more60.6
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
213) We would like to know the type and amount of physical activity involved in your daily life. How often do you take part in sports or activities that are vigorous, such as running or jogging, swimming, cycling, aerobics or gym workout, tennis, or digging with a spade or shovel? (P2HE94)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week24424.7
2) Once a week616.2
3) One to three times a month949.5
4) Hardly ever or never58959.6
TOTAL988100.0
214) And how often do you take part in sports or activities that are moderately energetic, such as gardening, cleaning the car, walking at a moderate pace, dancing, floor or stretching exercises? (P2HE95)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week50150.7
2) Once a week14614.8
3) One to three times a month16616.8
4) Hardly ever or never17517.7
TOTAL988100.0
215) And how often do you take part in sports or activities that are mildly energetic, such as vacuuming, laundry, or home repairs? (P2HE96)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week70070.9
2) Once a week19119.3
3) One to three times a month495.0
4) Hardly ever or never484.9
TOTAL988100.0
216) How many times in the past seven days did you eat food from a fast food restaurant, such as McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's, Arby's, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, or Kentucky Fried Chicken or a local fast food restaurant? [Allow 0-200.] (P2HE97)
TOTAL%
0) 40641.1
1) 29129.5
2) 15315.5
3) 697.0
4) 313.1
5) 171.7
6) 30.3
7) 131.3
11) 50.5
TOTAL988100.0
217) In the past seven days, how many regular (non-diet) sweetened drinks did you have? Include regular soda, juice drinks, sweetened tea or coffee, energy drinks, flavored water, or other sweetened drinks. [Allow 0-200.] (P2HE98)
TOTAL%
0) 039439.9
1) 1838.4
2) 2757.6
3) 3626.3
4) 4262.6
5) 5262.6
6) 690.9
7) 715215.4
8) 870.7
9) 960.6
10) 10272.7
15) 15565.7
20) 20393.9
25) 2580.8
30) 3090.9
35) 3560.6
40) 40 or more30.3
TOTAL988100.0
218) Have you taken any prescription medicines in the last four weeks? [If P2MD1 = 0 go to end of section. If P2MD1 = DK go to end of section. If P2MD1 = RF go to end of section.] (P2MD1)
TOTAL%
0) No18518.7
1) Yes79980.9
6) Refused40.4
TOTAL988100.0
219) How often was each of the following things true during the past seven days? [You felt that you could not shake off the blues, even with help from your family and your friends.] (P2MH1)
TOTAL%
1) Never or rarely74475.3
2) Sometimes18218.4
3) A lot of the time343.4
4) Most of the time or all of the time282.8
TOTAL988100.0
220) How often was each of the following things true during the past seven days? [You felt depressed.] (P2MH2)
TOTAL%
1) Never or rarely68469.2
2) Sometimes24424.7
3) A lot of the time373.7
4) Most of the time or all of the time222.2
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
221) How often was each of the following things true during the past seven days? [You were happy.] (P2MH3)
TOTAL%
1) Never or rarely171.7
2) Sometimes19820.0
3) A lot of the time29129.5
4) Most of the time or all of the time48248.8
TOTAL988100.0
222) How often was each of the following things true during the past seven days? [You felt sad.] (P2MH4)
TOTAL%
1) Never or rarely43944.4
2) Sometimes47448.0
3) A lot of the time515.2
4) Most of the time or all of the time242.4
TOTAL988100.0
223) How often was each of the following things true during the past seven days? [You felt life was not worth living.] (P2MH5)
TOTAL%
1) Never or rarely91792.8
2) Sometimes545.5
3) A lot of the time121.2
4) Most of the time or all of the time50.5
TOTAL988100.0
224) In the last 30 days, how often have you felt that you were unable to control the important things in your life? (P2MH6)
TOTAL%
1) Never42442.9
2) Almost never26226.5
3) Sometimes23724.0
4) Fairly often313.1
5) Very often313.1
96) Refused10.1
98) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
225) In the last 30 days, how often have you felt confident in your ability to handle your personal problems? (P2MH7)
TOTAL%
1) Never181.8
2) Almost never262.6
3) Sometimes13613.8
4) Fairly often26226.5
5) Very often54555.2
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
226) In the last 30 days, how often have you felt that things were going your way? (P2MH8)
TOTAL%
1) Never232.3
2) Almost never363.6
3) Sometimes23423.7
4) Fairly often39940.4
5) Very often29429.8
96) Refused10.1
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
227) In the last 30 days, how often have you felt that difficulties were piling up so high that you could not overcome them? (P2MH9)
TOTAL%
1) Never47648.2
2) Almost never26927.2
3) Sometimes17217.4
4) Fairly often505.1
5) Very often212.1
TOTAL988100.0
228) How often do you feel that you lack companionship? (P2MH10)
TOTAL%
1) Hardly ever62863.6
2) Some of the time26526.8
3) Often959.6
TOTAL988100.0
229) How often do you feel left out? (P2MH11)
TOTAL%
1) Hardly ever70271.1
2) Some of the time23724.0
3) Often495.0
TOTAL988100.0
230) How often do you feel isolated from others? (P2MH12)
TOTAL%
1) Hardly ever72673.5
2) Some of the time20921.2
3) Often535.4
TOTAL988100.0
231) [In your day-to-day life, how often have any of the following things happened to you?] You are treated with less courtesy or respect than other people. (P2MH13)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day262.6
2) At least once a week697.0
3) A few times a month10810.9
4) A few times a year22723.0
5) Less than one a year24825.1
6) Never30931.3
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
232) [In your day-to-day life, how often have any of the following things happened to you?] You receive poorer service than other people at restaurants or stores. (P2MH14)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day50.5
2) At least once a week101.0
3) A few times a month373.7
4) A few times a year12913.1
5) Less than one a year25025.3
6) Never55656.3
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
233) [In your day-to-day life, how often have any of the following things happened to you?] People act as if they think you are not smart. (P2MH15)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day191.9
2) At least once a week292.9
3) A few times a month626.3
4) A few times a year15115.3
5) Less than one a year22723.0
6) Never49950.5
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
234) [In your day-to-day life, how often have any of the following things happened to you?] People act as if they are afraid of you. (P2MH16)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day111.1
2) At least once a week181.8
3) A few times a month171.7
4) A few times a year979.8
5) Less than one a year12412.6
6) Never72173.0
TOTAL988100.0
235) [In your day-to-day life, how often have any of the following things happened to you?] You are threatened or harassed. (P2MH17)
TOTAL%
1) Almost every day30.3
2) At least once a week70.7
3) A few times a month161.6
4) A few times a year393.9
5) Less than one a year11111.2
6) Never81182.1
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
236) How often do you have a drink containing alcohol? [If P2CS1 = 1 go to P2CS55.] (P2CS1)
TOTAL%
1) Never45446.0
2) Monthly or less25525.8
3) Two to four times a month11111.2
4) Two to three times a week878.8
5) Four or more times a week747.5
96) Refused70.7
TOTAL988100.0
237) How many standard drinks containing alcohol do you have on a typical day when you are drinking? (P2CS2)
TOTAL%
1) One or two42643.1
2) Three or four535.4
3) Five or six151.5
4) Seven to nine30.3
96) Refused202.0
97) Legitimate skip46146.7
98) Don't know101.0
TOTAL988100.0
238) How often do you have six or more drinks on one occasion? (P2CS3)
TOTAL%
1) Never42142.7
2) Less than monthly707.1
3) Monthly222.2
4) Weekly111.1
97) Legitimate skip46146.7
98) Don't know20.2
Missing1 
TOTAL987100.0
239) Has there ever been a period of time when you wanted to quit or cut down on your drinking? (P2CS4)
TOTAL%
0) No40040.5
1) Yes12112.2
6) Refused30.3
7) Legitimate skip46146.7
8) Don't know30.3
TOTAL988100.0
240) Have you ever smoked cigarettes? Definition: By smoking we mean more than 100 cigarettes in your lifetime. Do not include pipes or cigars. [If P2CS5 = 0 go to P2CS10. If P2CS5 = DK go to P2CS10. If P2CS5 = RF go to P2CS10.] (P2CS5)
TOTAL%
0) No56256.9
1) Yes41942.4
6) Refused70.7
TOTAL988100.0
241) Do you smoke cigarettes now? (P2CS6)
TOTAL%
0) No28729.0
1) Yes14614.8
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip55456.1
TOTAL988100.0
242) When you were smoking the most, about how many cigarettes or packs did you usually smoke in a day? There are 20 cigarettes in a pack. [If P2CS7 = 1 go to P2CS8. If P2CS7 = 2 go to P2CS9.] (P2CS7)
TOTAL%
1) Cigarettes23623.9
2) Packs18418.6
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip56657.3
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
243) When you were smoking the most, about how many cigarettes did you usually smoke in a day? (P2CS8)
TOTAL%
1) 1161.6
2) 2191.9
3) 3171.7
4) 480.8
5) 5242.4
6) 690.9
7) 7111.1
8) 840.4
10) 10555.6
15) 15232.3
20) 20363.6
25) 2530.3
30) 3070.7
40) 40 or more30.3
97) Legitimate skip75376.2
TOTAL988100.0
244) When you were smoking the most, about how many packs did you usually smoke in a day? (P2CS9)
TOTAL%
.5) 50.5
1) 110911.0
1.5) 1.5171.7
2) 2363.6
3) 3131.3
4) 4 or more30.3
96) Refused10.1
97) Legitimate skip80481.4
TOTAL988100.0
245) In the past decade, have you ever used any of the following substances? (Non-medical use only) cannabis, cocaine, stimulants, inhalants, sedatives/hypnotics, hallucinogens, opioids, and other drugs not prescribed by a physician. (P2CS10)
TOTAL%
0) No89390.4
1) Yes888.9
6) Refused70.7
TOTAL988100.0
246) In general, how happy are you in your relationship with [partner name/your partner]? [Interviewer was instructed to ask if respondent currently has a partner. If respondent is currently married go to P2CS17. Else go to P2CS23. (P2CS11)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy232.3
2) Fairly happy80.8
3) Not too happy40.4
7) Legitimate skip95396.5
TOTAL988100.0
247) How committed are you to your relationship with [partner name/your partner]? (P2CS12)
TOTAL%
1) Completely committed242.4
2) Very committed101.0
3) Somewhat committed10.1
97) Legitimate skip95396.5
TOTAL988100.0
248) How much do you fight or argue with [partner name/your partner]? (P2CS13)
TOTAL%
2) Some121.2
3) A little111.1
4) Not at all121.2
97) Legitimate skip95396.5
TOTAL988100.0
249) In what month and year did you begin living with [partner name/your partner]? [Month] (P2CS14)
TOTAL%
1) First quarter (January-March)111.1
2) Second quarter (April-June)60.6
3) Third quarter (July-September)80.8
4) Fourth quarter (October-December)101.0
97) Legitimate skip95396.5
TOTAL988100.0
250) In what month and year did you begin living with [partner name/your partner]? [Year] (P2CS15)
TOTAL%
1985) 1985 and earlier30.3
1990) 199050.5
2000) 200060.6
2005) 200540.4
2010) 2010111.1
2015) 201560.6
9997) Legitimate skip95396.5
TOTAL988100.0
251) How many years have you been living with [partner name/your partner]? [If respondent is current married go to P2CS17. Else go to P2CS23.] (P2CS16)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip988100.0
TOTAL988100.0
252) In general, how happy are you in your relationship with [spouse name/your spouse]? (P2CS17)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy45045.5
2) Fairly happy15515.7
3) Not too happy292.9
6) Refused90.9
7) Legitimate skip34534.9
TOTAL988100.0
253) How committed are you to your relationship with [spouse name/your spouse]? (P2CS18)
TOTAL%
1) Completely committed53654.3
2) Very committed727.3
3) Somewhat committed202.0
4) Not at all committed70.7
96) Refused70.7
97) Legitimate skip34534.9
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
254) How much do you fight or argue with [spouse partner/your spouse]? (P2CS19)
TOTAL%
1) A lot272.7
2) Some16316.5
3) A little31331.7
4) Not at all13313.5
96) Refused70.7
97) Legitimate skip34534.9
TOTAL988100.0
255) In what month and year did you and [spouse name/your spouse] get married? [Month] (P2CS20)
TOTAL%
1) January363.6
2) February373.7
3) March404.0
4) April545.5
5) May616.2
6) June858.6
7) July596.0
8) August737.4
9) September434.4
10) October535.4
11) November444.5
12) December454.6
96) Refused111.1
97) Legitimate skip34534.9
98) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
256) In what month and year did you and [spouse name/your spouse] get married? [Year] [Allow 1914-current year. Do not allow year earlier than respondent birth year.] (P2CS21)
TOTAL%
1955) 195530.3
1960) 196050.5
1965) 1965272.7
1970) 197012212.3
1975) 197518919.1
1980) 198010911.0
1985) 1985343.4
1990) 1990242.4
1995) 1995313.1
2000) 2000333.3
2005) 2005222.2
2010) 2010181.8
2015) 2015101.0
9996) Refused121.2
9997) Legitimate skip34534.9
9998) Don't know40.4
TOTAL988100.0
257) How many years have you and [spouse name/your spouse] been married? [Interviewers were instructed to enter 0 if less than a year old.] (P2CS22)
TOTAL%
97) Legitimate skip972100.0
Missing16 
TOTAL972100.0
258) As a child, were you ever badly beaten up by your parents or the people who raised you? (P2CS23)
TOTAL%
0) No84685.6
1) Yes13313.5
6) Refused80.8
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
259) Were you ever badly beaten up by a spouse or romantic partner? (P2CS24)
TOTAL%
0) No82983.9
1) Yes15115.3
6) Refused80.8
TOTAL988100.0
260) During the past 12 months, have you ever seriously thought about committing suicide? [If P2CS25 = 0 go to P2CS19. If P2CS25 = don't know go to P2CS19. If P2CS25 = refused go to P2CS19.] (P2CS25)
TOTAL%
0) No94695.7
1) Yes323.2
6) Refused101.0
TOTAL988100.0
261) During the past 12 months, how many times have you actually attempted suicide? [If P2CS26 = 0 go to P2CS19. If P2CS26 = don't know go to P2CS19. If P2CS26 = refused go to P2CS19.] (P2CS26)
TOTAL%
0) None292.9
1) At least once30.3
97) Legitimate skip95696.8
TOTAL988100.0
262) Did any attempt result in injury, poisoning, or overdose that had to be treated by a doctor or nurse? (P2CS27)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip985100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL985100.0
263) Have you ever been incarcerated, that is, spent time in a jail, juvenile detention center or other correctional facility? [If P2CS28 = 0 go to P2CS29. If P2CS28 = 2 go to P2CS19.] (P2CS28)
TOTAL%
0) No94395.4
1) Yes373.7
6) Refused80.8
TOTAL988100.0
264) At what age were you most recently incarcerated? (P2CS29)
TOTAL%
20) 20 or younger111.1
30) 3070.7
40) 4060.6
50) 50 or older90.9
96) Refused10.1
97) Legitimate skip95196.3
98) Don't know30.3
TOTAL988100.0
265) We would like to interview both you and your [husband/wife/partner]. There will be questions about household assets, debts, and retirement planning. Which of you is the most knowledgeable about this, you or your [husband/wife/partner]? [Note: The person who is designated as the most knowledgeable will be the Financial Respondent and will be asked more questions in this section. If W1P has no spouse/partner, then the W1P is automatically the Financial Respondent. Likewise, if the spouse/partner name is refused (that is, not named by the W1P in the Screener), then the W1P is the Financial Respondent.] (P2CS30)
TOTAL%
1) You40340.8
2) Your husband/wife/partner24925.2
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip33533.9
TOTAL988100.0
266) Please select all that apply to your current employment situation: working for pay. (P2EC1)
TOTAL%
0) No61161.8
1) Yes37738.2
TOTAL988100.0
267) Please select all that apply to your current employment situation: self-employed. (P2EC2)
TOTAL%
0) No90191.2
1) Yes878.8
TOTAL988100.0
268) Please select all that apply to your current employment situation: temporarily laid off or on leave. (P2EC3)
TOTAL%
0) No97999.1
1) Yes90.9
TOTAL988100.0
269) Please select all that apply to your current employment situation: disabled and unable to work. (P2EC4)
TOTAL%
0) No86087.0
1) Yes12813.0
TOTAL988100.0
270) Please select all that apply to your current employment situation: retired. (P2EC5)
TOTAL%
0) No60861.5
1) Yes38038.5
TOTAL988100.0
271) Please select all that apply to your current employment situation: not working now. (P2EC6)
TOTAL%
0) No89190.2
1) Yes979.8
TOTAL988100.0
272) Do you expect to come back to the job at which you most recently worked? [If P2EC4 = 1 go to P2EC8. Else go to P2EC11.] (P2EC7)
TOTAL%
0) No40.4
1) Yes40.4
7) Legitimate skip98099.2
TOTAL988100.0
273) When did you become disabled? [Interviewers were instructed to record unit first.] [If P2EC8 = 1 go to P2EC9. If P2EC8 = 2 go to P2EC10. If P2EC8 = 3 go to P2EC11.] (P2EC8)
TOTAL%
1) Calendar year858.6
2) Number of years ago262.6
3) At age171.7
7) Legitimate skip86087.0
TOTAL988100.0
274) In what year did you become disabled? (P2EC9)
TOTAL%
1990) 1990 or earlier50.5
1995) 199560.6
2000) 2000212.1
2005) 2005141.4
2010) 2010161.6
2015) 2015232.3
9997) Legitimate skip90391.4
TOTAL988100.0
275) How many years ago did you become disabled? [Allow 0 to R_AGE.] (P2EC10)
TOTAL%
3) Three or less40.4
5) 570.7
10) 1060.6
15) 1560.6
20) 20 or more30.3
97) Legitimate skip96297.4
TOTAL988100.0
276) At what age did you become disabled? [Allow 0 to R_AGE.] [If P2EC5 = 1 go to P2EC12. Else go to P2EC15.] (P2EC11)
TOTAL%
40) 40 or younger30.3
50) 5050.5
55) 5560.6
60) 60 or older30.3
97) Legitimate skip97198.3
TOTAL988100.0
277) When did you retire? [Interviewers were instructed to record unit first.] [If P2EC12 = 1 go to P2EC94. If P2EC12 = 2 go to P2EC14. If P2EC12 = 3 go to P2EC15.] (P2EC12)
TOTAL%
1) Calendar year24024.3
2) Number of years ago707.1
3) At age727.3
7) Legitimate skip60661.3
TOTAL988100.0
278) In what year did you retire? [Value 1980: 1980 or earlier.] (P2EC13)
TOTAL%
1980) 1980 or earlier70.7
1985) 198530.3
1995) 199540.4
1996) 199650.5
1999) 199970.7
2000) 200070.7
2002) 200230.3
2003) 200380.8
2004) 200470.7
2005) 200590.9
2006) 2006141.4
2007) 200770.7
2008) 200860.6
2009) 2009141.4
2010) 2010161.6
2011) 2011151.5
2012) 2012222.2
2013) 2013171.7
2014) 2014151.5
2015) 2015323.2
2016) 2016111.1
2017) 2017111.1
9997) Legitimate skip74875.7
TOTAL988100.0
279) How many years ago did you retire? [Allow 0-AGE.] (P2EC14)
TOTAL%
1) 130.3
2) 270.7
3) 390.9
4) 460.6
5) 560.6
6) 640.4
7) 750.5
8) 830.3
9) 950.5
10) 1090.9
13) 1350.5
15) 1530.3
20) 20 or more50.5
97) Legitimate skip91892.9
TOTAL988100.0
280) At what age did you retire? [Allow 0-AGE.] [If P2EC1 does not equal 1 and P2EC2 does not equal 1 go to P2EC16. Else go to P2EC17.] (P2EC15)
TOTAL%
45) 45 or younger60.6
50) 5060.6
55) 5550.5
60) 60282.8
65) 65202.0
70) 70 or older70.7
97) Legitimate skip91692.7
TOTAL988100.0
281) Have you been doing anything to find work during the last four weeks? (P2EC16)
TOTAL%
0) No51151.7
1) Yes292.9
7) Legitimate skip44845.3
TOTAL988100.0
282) When did you last work for pay, even for a few days? [Interviewers were instructed to change earlier answer at 14.2 if respondent now reports working for pay.] [If P2EC1 = 1 or P2EC1 = 2 go to P2EC18. Else if P2EC17 = 1 or P2EC17 = don't know or P2EC17 = refused go to P2EC18. Else if P2EC17 = 4 go to P2EC25. Else go to P2EC22.] (P2EC17)
TOTAL%
1) Within the past 12 months767.7
2) One to five years ago14114.3
3) Over five years ago30530.9
4) Never worked181.8
97) Legitimate skip44845.3
TOTAL988100.0
283) How much income in total did you receive in the past 12 months before taxes and deductions from working at any jobs you have or may have had or from self-employment? Please give us your best estimate that includes all wages, salaries, income from self-employment, professional practice and trade, bonuses, commissions, and overtime pay. (P2EC18)
TOTAL%
400) $400 or less121.2
500) 50080.8
1000) 100070.7
2000) 200060.6
3000) 3000131.3
4000) 400030.3
5000) 500070.7
6000) 600030.3
7000) 700080.8
8000) 8000101.0
9000) 900080.8
10000) 10000232.3
11000) 1100030.3
12000) 12000151.5
13000) 1300030.3
15000) 15000181.8
20000) 20000313.1
25000) 25000333.3
30000) 30000343.4
35000) 35000202.0
40000) 40000393.9
45000) 45000161.6
50000) 50000262.6
55000) 55000181.8
60000) 60000191.9
65000) 6500090.9
70000) 70000202.0
75000) 7500090.9
80000) 80000141.4
85000) 8500050.5
90000) 9000070.7
100000) 100000171.7
150000) 15000090.9
200000) $200,000 or more111.1
999996) Refused262.6
999997) Legitimate skip46447.0
999998) Don't know141.4
TOTAL988100.0
284) Bracket estimate code for don't know or refused response. (P2EC18E)
TOTAL%
1) About $10,00030.3
2) More than $10,000 but less than $30,00060.6
3) More than $30,000 but less than $60,00070.7
4) About $60,00050.5
97) Legitimate skip94897.8
Missing19 
TOTAL969100.0
285) During the past 12 months, or 52 weeks, did you work 50 or more weeks? Count paid time off as work. [If P2EC19 = 1 go to P2EC21. Else go to P2EC20.] (P2EC19)
TOTAL%
0) No18718.9
1) Yes33734.1
7) Legitimate skip46447.0
TOTAL988100.0
286) During the past 12 months, or 52 weeks, how many weeks did you work, even for a few hours, including paid vacation and paid sick leave? (P2EC20)
TOTAL%
1) 50 to 52 weeks80.8
2) 48 to 49 weeks80.8
3) 40 to 47 weeks525.3
4) 27 to 39 weeks444.5
5) 14 to 26 weeks292.9
6) 13 weeks or less444.5
97) Legitimate skip80181.1
98) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
287) During the past 12 months, in the weeks worked, how many hours did you usually work each week? [Allow 0-130.] (P2EC21)
TOTAL%
5) Five or fewer292.9
10) 10303.0
15) 15252.5
20) 20393.9
25) 25202.0
30) 30464.7
35) 35505.1
40) 4017918.1
45) 45262.6
50) 50424.3
55) 55101.0
60) 60151.5
70) 7060.6
80) 80 or more60.6
997) Legitimate skip46447.0
998) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
288) Are you currently working at that best paying job about which you just told us? (P2EC23)
TOTAL%
0) No12412.6
1) Yes32532.9
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip53854.5
TOTAL988100.0
289) At what age do you plan to stop working? [Allow 18-100.] (P2EC24)
TOTAL%
55) 5540.4
57) 5730.3
58) 5840.4
60) 60242.4
61) 6140.4
62) 62484.9
63) 63101.0
64) 6470.7
65) 65909.1
66) 66272.7
67) 67161.6
68) 68161.6
69) 6940.4
70) 70555.6
72) 7250.5
75) 75131.3
80) 8050.5
95) Respondent plans to work entire life or as long as she/he can work11111.2
100) 10040.4
996) Refused20.2
997) Legitimate skip52653.2
998) Don't know101.0
TOTAL988100.0
290) We are interested in how many people are getting along financially these days. The next questions are about any money you receive from federal, state, and local programs. In the last month, did you [yourself] receive any SSI payments, that is, Supplemental Security Income? [Interviewers were instructed to read as needed: SSI (Supplemental Security Income) is not Social Security, nor is it Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). SSI are assistance payments to low-income aged, blind, and disabled persons, and come from state of local welfare offices, the federal government, or both.] [If P2EC25 = 1 go to P2EC26. Else go to P2EC29.] (P2EC25)
TOTAL%
0) No93094.1
1) Yes545.5
6) Refused30.3
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
291) How much did you receive from SSI last month? [Allow $0-5,000.] [If P2EC26 = don't know or P2EC26 = refused go to P2EC26E. Else go to P2EC27.] (P2EC26)
TOTAL%
200) $200 or less70.7
300) 30030.3
450) 45060.6
550) 55030.3
700) 70080.8
733) 73390.9
750) 75030.3
800) 80030.3
1000) 100070.7
1200) $1,200 or more40.4
9996) Refused10.1
9997) Legitimate skip93494.5
TOTAL988100.0
292) Bracket estimate code for don't know or refused response. (P2EC26E)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip987100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL987100.0
293) In what year did you start to receive SSI? [If P2EC27 = 1 or P2EC27 = 2 go to P2EC28. Else go to P2EC29.] (P2EC27)
TOTAL%
1) This year30.3
2) Last year60.6
3) More than two years ago454.6
7) Legitimate skip93494.5
TOTAL988100.0
294) What month was that? [Go to P2EC29.] (P2EC28)
TOTAL%
1) First half (January-June)20.2
2) Second half (July-December)60.6
97) Legitimate skip97999.1
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
295) [If respondent has no spouse/partner, ask]: Do you currently receive any income from Social Security, such as disability, retirement, or survivor's benefits? [If respondent has a spouse/partner, ask]: Do you yourself currently receive any income from Social Security, such as disability, retirement, or survivor's benefits? [If P2EC29 = 1 go to P2EC29. Else go to P2EC33. (P2EC29)
TOTAL%
0) No53954.6
1) Yes44745.2
6) Refused20.2
TOTAL988100.0
296) About the Social Security income that you receive, how much was that Social Security check or the amount deposited directly into an account last month? [Allow $0-20,000.] [If P2EC29 = don't know or P2EC29 = refused go to P2EC30E. Else go to P2EC31.] (P2EC30)
TOTAL%
150) $150 or less50.5
200) 20050.5
250) 25060.6
300) 30050.5
310) 31050.5
400) 40080.8
450) 45050.5
500) 50060.6
530) 53060.6
540) 54050.5
550) 55030.3
560) 56030.3
570) 57040.4
600) 600131.3
650) 650161.6
700) 700202.0
750) 750202.0
800) 800222.2
850) 850171.7
900) 900181.8
950) 950131.3
1000) 1000242.4
1050) 1050111.1
1100) 1100171.7
1150) 1150101.0
1200) 1200242.4
1250) 125030.3
1300) 1300101.0
1350) 135090.9
1400) 1400101.0
1450) 145050.5
1500) 1500141.4
1550) 155040.4
1600) 160090.9
1700) 1700121.2
1800) 180060.6
1850) 185030.3
1900) 190050.5
2000) 2000111.1
2500) 250080.8
3000) $3,000 or more40.4
9996) Refused262.6
9997) Legitimate skip54154.8
9998) Don't know171.7
TOTAL988100.0
297) Bracket estimate code for don't know or refused response. (P2EC30E)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $60040.4
2) More than $600 but less than $90040.4
3) About $90050.5
4) More than $900 but less than $1,20080.8
5) About $1,20030.3
6) More than $1,20030.3
97) Legitimate skip94597.2
Missing16 
TOTAL972100.0
298) In what year did you start to receive Social Security benefits? [If P2EC31 = 1 or P2EC31 = 2 go to P2EC32. Else go to P2EC33.] (P2EC31)
TOTAL%
1) This year303.0
2) Last year616.2
3) More than two years ago35335.7
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip54154.8
8) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
299) What month was that? [Go to P2EC33.] (P2EC32)
TOTAL%
1) January80.8
2) February101.0
3) March60.6
4) April50.5
5) May101.0
6) June101.0
7) July40.4
8) August90.9
9) September60.6
10) October60.6
11) November60.6
12) December80.8
97) Legitimate skip89790.8
98) Don't know30.3
TOTAL988100.0
300) In the past 12 months, did you receive any income from Unemployment Compensation, Workers' Compensation, veteran benefits, or cash assistance from a state or county welfare program? Please do not include SNAP benefits, food stamps, or other types of non-cash programs. [If P2EC33 = 1 go to P2EC34. Else go to P2EC34E.] (P2EC33)
TOTAL%
0) No92994.0
1) Yes565.7
6) Refused30.3
TOTAL988100.0
301) Altogether, about how much did you receive from those sources in the past 12 months before taxes and deductions? [Allow $0-20,000.] [If P2EC34 = don't know or P2EC34 = refused go to P2EC34E. Else go to P2EC34E.] (P2EC34)
TOTAL%
200) 20030.3
300) 30030.3
500) 50030.3
1000) 100090.9
2000) 200050.5
3000) 300040.4
4000) 400050.5
6000) 600040.4
7000) 700040.4
8000) 800030.3
10000) $10,000 or more90.9
99996) Refused30.3
99997) Legitimate skip93294.3
99998) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
302) Bracket estimate code for don't know or refused response. (P2EC34E)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip984100.0
Missing4 
TOTAL984100.0
303) Calculated variable: indicator if respondent is a Financial Respondent (P2EC35)
TOTAL%
0) No24624.9
1) Yes74275.1
TOTAL988100.0
304) Do you [or your spouse/partner] currently have any money or assets that are held in retirement accounts? Please include any Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs), Keogh plans and employer-based defined contribution retirement plans, such as 401K, in which the benefits are based on how much money has accumulated in a person's pension or retirement account. Please do not count annuities or defined benefit retirement plans, as we will discuss them later on. The benefits in these latter plans are based on a formula involving age and years of service. [If P2CE36 = 1 go to P2EC37 or P2EC38. Else go to P2EC48.] (P2EC36)
TOTAL%
0) No29730.1
1) Yes42843.3
6) Refused161.6
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
305) [Only if respondent has spouse/partner]: Who has an IRA or a defined contribution retirement plan account? [If P2EC37 = 1 or P2EC37 = 3 go to P2EC38. Else if P2EC37 = don't know or P2EC37 = refused go to P2EC38. Else go to P2EC43.] (P2EC37)
TOTAL%
1) Only you737.4
2) Only your spouse/partner545.5
3) Both you and your spouse/partner15515.7
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip70471.3
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
306) [If respondent has a spouse/partner]: Let's talk first about your accounts, then about your spouse/partner's accounts. [Continue for any respondent]: How many IRA or retirement plan accounts do you [yourself, or your spouse/partner] have? [Go to P2EC39.] (P2EC38)
TOTAL%
1) One20721.0
2) More than one16516.7
6) Refused20.2
7) Legitimate skip61462.1
TOTAL988100.0
307) [If one account]: About how much is in this account at the present time? [If more than one account]: About how much in total is in these accounts at the present time? [Allow $0-50,000,000.] [If P2EC39 = don't know go to P2EC39E. If P2EC39 = refused go to P2EC39E. Else go to P2EC40.] (P2EC39)
TOTAL%
1500) 150060.6
3000) 300070.7
5000) 5000101.0
6000) 600040.4
8000) 800040.4
10000) 10000161.6
15000) 1500080.8
20000) 20000121.2
25000) 2500090.9
30000) 3000090.9
35000) 3500070.7
40000) 40000121.2
45000) 4500040.4
50000) 50000141.4
60000) 6000070.7
70000) 7000080.8
80000) 80000151.5
90000) 9000060.6
100000) 100000141.4
110000) 11000070.7
120000) 12000070.7
140000) 14000030.3
150000) 15000070.7
180000) 18000050.5
200000) 200000181.8
250000) 25000070.7
300000) 300000141.4
350000) 35000090.9
400000) 40000050.5
500000) 50000090.9
550000) 55000030.3
800000) 80000070.7
900000) 90000030.3
1000000) 100000060.6
9999996) Refused343.4
9999997) Legitimate skip61462.1
9999998) Don't know585.9
TOTAL988100.0
308) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response. (P2EC39E)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,00080.8
2) About $20,00060.6
3) More than $20,000 but less than $50,000151.5
4) About $50,00050.5
5) More than $50,00060.6
6) More than $50,000 but less than $160,000121.2
7) About $160,00050.5
8) More than $160,00030.3
9) More than $160,000 but less than $600,00080.8
10) About $600,000 or more60.6
97) Legitimate skip89692.4
Missing18 
TOTAL970100.0
309) In the past 12 months, have you [or your spouse/partner] withdrawn any money from [this/these] account(s)? [If P2EC40 = 1 go to P2EC41. Else if P2EC37 = 3 go to P2EC43. Else go to P2EC48.] (P2EC40)
TOTAL%
0) No29930.3
1) Yes737.4
6) Refused20.2
7) Legitimate skip61462.1
TOTAL988100.0
310) Altogether, about how much money did you [or your spouse] withdraw from this account/these accounts in the past 12 months before taxes and deductions? [Interviewers were instructed to record unit first.] [If P2EC41 = don't know go to P2EC42E. If P2EC41 = refused go to P2EC42E.] (P2EC41)
TOTAL%
1) Total575.8
2) Monthly60.6
3) Quarterly (three months)10.1
4) Biannually (six months)30.3
96) Refused40.4
97) Legitimate skip91592.6
98) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
311) How much did you [or your spouse/partner] withdraw? [Allow $0-1,000,000.] (P2EC42)
TOTAL%
500) $500 or less30.3
1000) 100060.6
2000) 200080.8
3000) 300030.3
4000) 400050.5
5000) 500050.5
6000) 600030.3
8000) 800070.7
10000) 1000070.7
12000) 1200030.3
15000) 1500040.4
20000) 2000050.5
40000) 4000030.3
65000) $65,000 or more40.4
99997) Legitimate skip92193.2
99998) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
312) Bracket estimate code for don't know or refused response. (P2EC42E)
TOTAL%
97) Legitimate skip981100.0
Missing7 
TOTAL981100.0
313) Let's talk about your spouse's accounts. How many IRA or retirement accounts does he/she have? (P2EC43)
TOTAL%
1) One11711.8
2) More than one868.7
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip77978.8
8) Don't know50.5
TOTAL988100.0
314) About how much is in [this/these] account(s) at the present time? [Allow $0-50,000,000.] [If P2EC44 = don't know go to P2EC44E. If P2EC44 = refused go to P2EC44E. Else go to P2EC45.] (P2EC44)
TOTAL%
1000) $1,000 or less40.4
5000) 500040.4
10000) 1000050.5
20000) 2000060.6
30000) 3000070.7
40000) 40000101.0
50000) 50000111.1
60000) 6000060.6
80000) 80000121.2
100000) 100000101.0
150000) 150000121.2
200000) 20000030.3
250000) 25000070.7
300000) 30000060.6
350000) 35000040.4
400000) 40000050.5
500000) 500000111.1
700000) 70000050.5
800000) 80000030.3
1000000) $1,000,000 or more40.4
9999996) Refused232.3
9999997) Legitimate skip77978.8
9999998) Don't know515.2
TOTAL988100.0
315) Bracket estimate code for don't know or refused response. (P2EC44E)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,00060.6
2) About $20,00040.4
3) More than $4,00030.3
4) More than $4,000 but less than $10,00030.3
5) More than $50,00090.9
6) About $160,00040.4
7) More than $160,00050.5
8) More than $160,00060.6
97) Legitimate skip91495.8
Missing34 
TOTAL954100.0
316) In the past 12 months, has your [spouse/partner] withdrawn any money from this/these account(s)? [If P2EC45 = 1 go to P2EC46. If P2EC45 = 0 go to P2EC48. If P2EC45 = don't know go to P2EC48. If P2EC45 = refused go to P2EC48. (P2EC45)
TOTAL%
0) No16316.5
1) Yes434.4
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip77978.8
8) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
317) Altogether, about how much money did your [spouse/partner] withdraw from this/these account(s) in the past 12 months before taxes and deductions? [Interviewers were instructed to record unit first.] [If P2EC46 = don't know go to P2EC47E. If P2EC46 = refused go to P2EC47E.] (P2EC46)
TOTAL%
1) Total191.9
2) Monthly101.0
4) Biannually (six months)30.3
96) Refused40.4
97) Legitimate skip94595.6
98) Don't know70.7
TOTAL988100.0
318) How much did he/she withdraw? [Allow $0-1,000,000.] [If P2EC47 does not equal doesn't know or refused go to P2EC48. If P2EC47 = don't know go to P2EC47E. If P2EC47 = refused go to P2EC47E.] (P2EC47)
TOTAL%
500) $500 or less40.4
1000) 100040.4
2000) 200030.3
3000) 300040.4
10000) 1000050.5
15000) 1500030.3
20000) $20,000 or more70.7
99997) Legitimate skip95696.8
99998) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
319) Bracket estimate code for don't know or refused response. (P2EC47E)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip977100.0
Missing11 
TOTAL977100.0
320) Are you [or your spouse/partner] currently receiving any payments from annuities? [Interview: read as needed]: Annuity is a regular payment per year or other specified period that is made by a financial institution to a policyholder.] [If P2EC48 = 1 go to P2EC49. Else if P2EC48 = 1 and respondent does not have a spouse/partner go to P2EC50. Else go to P2EC63.] (P2EC48)
TOTAL%
0) No67968.7
1) Yes505.1
6) Refused101.0
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
8) Don't know30.3
TOTAL988100.0
321) Who receives that? [If P2EC49 = 2 go to P2EC55. If P2EC49 = don't know go to P2EC60. If P2EC49 = refused go to P2EC60.] (P2EC49)
TOTAL%
1) Only you151.5
2) Only your spouse/partner131.3
3) Both you and your spouse/partner90.9
7) Legitimate skip95196.3
TOTAL988100.0
322) How many annuity payments do you [yourself] receive? [Allow 1-15. Pensions or retirement plans after the second one are not described separately.] (P2EC50)
TOTAL%
1) 1252.5
3) Two to four50.5
12) 1240.4
96) Refused20.2
97) Legitimate skip95196.3
98) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
323) In the past 12 months, how much income in total did you receive from annuity payments, before taxes and deductions? [Interviewers were instructed to record unit first.] [If P2EC51 = don't know or P2EC51 = refused go to P2EC52E. Else go to P2EC52.] (P2EC51)
TOTAL%
1) Total151.5
2) Monthly101.0
3) Quarterly (three months)50.5
4) Biannually (six months)10.1
96) Refused30.3
97) Legitimate skip95196.3
98) Don't know30.3
TOTAL988100.0
324) How much did you receive? [Allow $0-5,000,000.] [If P2EC52 = don't know or P2EC52 = refused go to P2EC52E. Else go to P2EC53.] (P2EC52)
TOTAL%
600) $600 or less90.9
1000) 100060.6
2000) 200040.4
3000) 300030.3
5000) 500030.3
8000) $8,000 or more50.5
99996) Refused10.1
99997) Legitimate skip95796.9
TOTAL988100.0
325) Bracket estimate code for don't know or refused response. (P2EC52E)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip981100.0
Missing7 
TOTAL981100.0
326) In what year did you start to receive that income from annuity payments? [If P2EC53 = 1 or P2EC53 = 2 go to P2EC54.] (P2EC53)
TOTAL%
1) This year or last year20.2
2) More than two years ago191.9
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip96697.8
TOTAL988100.0
327) What month was that? (P2EC54)
TOTAL%
97) Legitimate skip986100.0
Missing2 
TOTAL986100.0
328) Now we'd like to ask you about the annuity payments received by your spouse/partner. How many such annuities payments does [he/she] receive? [Allow 1-15.] (P2EC55)
TOTAL%
1) 1151.5
97) Legitimate skip96698.0
98) Don't know50.5
Missing2 
TOTAL986100.0
329) In the past 12 months, how much income did he/she receive from annuity payments, before taxes and deductions? [Interviewers were instructed to record unit first.] [If P2EC56 = don't know or P2EC56 = refused go to P2EC57E. Else go to P2EC57.] (P2EC56)
TOTAL%
1) Total60.6
2) Monthly60.6
4) Biannually (six months)30.3
96) Refused10.1
97) Legitimate skip96697.8
98) Don't know60.6
TOTAL988100.0
330) How much did [he/she] receive? [Allow $0-5,000,000.] [If P2EC57 = don't know or P2EC57 = refused go to P2EC57E. Else go to P2EC58.] (P2EC57)
TOTAL%
500) $500 or less50.5
1000) 100060.6
2000) $2,000 or more40.4
99997) 9999797398.5
TOTAL988100.0
331) Bracket estimate code for don't know or refused response. (P2EC57E)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip981100.0
Missing7 
TOTAL981100.0
332) In what year did he/she start to receive that income from annuity payments? [If P2EC58 = 1 or P2EC58 = 2 go to P2EC59. Else go to P2EC63.] (P2EC58)
TOTAL%
2) This year or last year40.4
3) More than two years ago121.2
7) Legitimate skip97298.4
TOTAL988100.0
333) What month was that? [Go to P2EC63.] (P2EC59)
TOTAL%
97) Legitimate skip98499.9
98) Don't know10.1
Missing3 
TOTAL985100.0
334) Overall, about how much income in total did you and your spouse/partner receive last month from annuity payments before taxes and deductions, not including Social Security and pensions? (P2EC60)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip988100.0
TOTAL988100.0
335) Now let's talk about defined benefit retirement plans in which benefits are based on a formula involving age and years of service. Not including Social Security, IRAs, defined contribution retirement plans, any lump-sum pension payout or any retirement income you've already told us about, are you [or your spouse/partner] currently receiving any income from such pension or retirement plans? [If P2EC63 = 1 and respondent has a spouse/partner go to P2EC64. Else if P2EC63 = 1 and respondent does not have a spouse/partner go to P2EC65. Else go to P2EC82.] (P2EC63)
TOTAL%
0) No53353.9
1) Yes19519.7
6) Refused101.0
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
8) Don't know40.4
TOTAL988100.0
336) Who receives that? [If P2EC64 = 1 or P2EC64 = 3 go to P2EC65. Else if P2EC64 = 2 go to P2EC73. Else go to P2EC74.] (P2EC64)
TOTAL%
1) Only you333.3
2) Only your spouse/partner717.2
3) Both you and your spouse/partner242.4
7) Legitimate skip86087.0
TOTAL988100.0
337) How many retirement pensions do you [yourself] receive? [Allow 1-15. Pensions or retirement plans after the second one are not described separately. Value 2: two or three.] [If P2EC65 = don't know or P2EC65 = refused go to P2EC72.] (P2EC65)
TOTAL%
1) 110410.5
2) Two or three202.0
7) Legitimate skip86487.4
TOTAL988100.0
338) [If this is the first time though the loop and respondent has multiple pensions]: Tell us about the largest pension you currently receive. How much did you receive last month from that pension, before taxes and deductions? [If this is the first time through the loop and respondent has one pension]: How much did you receive last month from that pension, before taxes and deductions? [Value 100: $100 or less. $Value 6,000: 6,000 or more.] [If P2EC66 = don't know or P2EC66 = refused go to P2EC66E. Else go to P2EC67.] (P2EC66)
TOTAL%
100) $100 or less40.4
150) 15060.6
200) 20050.5
300) 30070.7
500) 50030.3
600) 60080.8
700) 70050.5
800) 80030.3
1000) 100080.8
1100) 110080.8
1200) 120050.5
1400) 140030.3
1500) 1500101.0
2000) 200060.6
2500) 250070.7
3000) 3000121.2
4000) 400050.5
5000) 500050.5
6000) $6,000 or more40.4
9996) Refused70.7
9997) Legitimate skip86487.4
9998) Don't know30.3
TOTAL988100.0
339) Bracket estimate code for don't know or refused. (P2EC66E)
TOTAL%
1) More than $700 but less than $1,50040.4
97) Legitimate skip97899.6
Missing6 
TOTAL982100.0
340) In what year did you start to receive that pension? [If P2EC67 = 1 or P2EC67 = 2 go to P2EC68.] (P2EC67)
TOTAL%
1) This year60.6
2) Last year232.3
3) More than two years ago959.6
7) Legitimate skip86487.4
TOTAL988100.0
341) What month was that? (P2EC68)
TOTAL%
1) First quarter (January-March)101.0
2) Second quarter (April-June)50.5
3) Third quarter (July-September)101.0
4) Fourh quarter (October-December)40.4
97) Legitimate skip95997.1
TOTAL988100.0
342) [If this is the second time through the loop]: How much did you receive last month from the second (largest) pension, before taxes and deductions? [If P2EC69 = don't know or P2EC69 = refused go to P2EC69E. Else go to P2EC70.] (P2EC69)
TOTAL%
100) $100 or less40.4
250) 25030.3
500) 50060.6
800) $800 or more70.7
9997) Legitimate skip96898.0
TOTAL988100.0
343) In what year did you start to receive that pension? [If P2EC70 = 1 or P2EC70 = 2 go to P2EC71.] (P2EC70)
TOTAL%
1) This year or last year40.4
2) More than two years ago161.6
7) Legitimate skip96898.0
TOTAL988100.0
344) What month was that? [Else go to P2EC82.] (P2EC71)
TOTAL%
97) Legitimate skip984100.0
Missing4 
TOTAL984100.0
345) [If respondent has more than two pensions]: About the other retirement pensions that you [yourself] receive, about how much in total did you receive last month, before taxes and deductions? [If respondent answers refused or don't know for number of pensions]: About all retirement pensions that you [yourself] receive about how much in total did you receive last month, before taxes and deductions? [If P2EC72 = don't know or P2EC72 = refused go to P2EC72E. Else if P2EC64 = 3 go to P2EC73. Else go to P2EC82.] (P2EC72)
TOTAL%
997) Legitimate skip987100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL987100.0
346) Now let's talk about the retirement pensions received by your spouse/partner. How many such pensions does he/she receive? [Allow 1-15. Pensions or retirement plans after the second one are not described separately.] (P2EC73)
TOTAL%
1) 1737.4
2) Two or more202.0
6) Refused20.2
7) Legitimate skip89390.4
TOTAL988100.0
347) Tell us about the largest pension your [spouse/partner] currently receives. How much did he/she receive last month from that pension, before taxes and deductions? [If this is the first time through the loop and respondent has one pension: How much did [he/she] receive last month from that pension, before taxes and deductions?] [If P2EC74 = don't know or P2EC74 = refused go to P2EC74E. Else go to P2EC75.] (P2EC74)
TOTAL%
200) $200 or less60.6
300) 30040.4
550) 55040.4
700) 70040.4
900) 90060.6
1000) 100040.4
1500) 1500121.2
2000) 2000111.1
2500) 250060.6
3000) 300060.6
3500) 350040.4
4000) 400060.6
5000) $5,000 or more70.7
9996) Refused70.7
9997) Legitimate skip89590.6
9998) Don't know60.6
TOTAL988100.0
348) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response. (P2EC74E)
TOTAL%
1) $1,500 or less30.3
2) More than $1,50040.4
97) Legitimate skip97599.3
Missing6 
TOTAL982100.0
349) In what year did he/she start to receive that pension? [If P2EC75 = 1 or P2EC75 = 2 go to P2EC76.] (P2EC75)
TOTAL%
1) This year or last year80.8
2) More than two years ago838.4
7) Legitimate skip89590.6
8) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
350) What month was that? (P2EC76)
TOTAL%
1) First half (January-June)70.7
2) Second half (July-December)10.1
97) Legitimate skip98099.2
TOTAL988100.0
351) Tell us about the largest pension your [spouse/partner] currently receives. How much did he/she receive last month from that pension, before taxes and deductions? [If this is the second time through the loop]: How much did [he/she] receive last month from the second (largest) pension, before taxes and deductions? [If P2EC77 = don't know or P2EC77 = refused go to P2EC77E. Else go to P2EC78.] (P2EC77)
TOTAL%
100) $100 or less40.4
200) 20040.4
500) 50040.4
1000) 100030.3
1500) 150040.4
9997) Legitimate skip96898.0
9998) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
352) In what year did he/she start to receive that pension? [If P2EC78 = 1 or P2EC78 = 2 go to P2EC79.] (P2EC78)
TOTAL%
1) This year or last year40.4
2) More than two years ago161.6
7) Legitimate skip96898.0
TOTAL988100.0
353) What month was that? (P2EC79)
TOTAL%
97) Legitimate skip984100.0
Missing4 
TOTAL984100.0
354) About the other/all retirement pensions that your [spouse/partner] receives, about how much in total did [he/she] receive last month, before taxes and deductions?] (P2EC79A)
TOTAL%
9996) Refused20.2
9997) Legitimate skip98399.8
Missing3 
TOTAL985100.0
355) Not including Social Security, any lump-sum pension payout or anything you already told us about, have you, yourself, received any other income from retirement pensions or annuities, or withdrawn any money from Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) or Keogh plans in the past 12 months? [If P2EC80 = 1 go to P2EC81. Else go to P2EC113/] (P2EC80)
TOTAL%
0) No20120.3
1) Yes444.5
7) Legitimate skip74275.1
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
356) Overall, how much money did you get from such pensions, annuities and IRA or Keogh withdrawals before taxes and deductions in the past 12 months? [If P2EC81 = don't know or P2EC81 = refused go to P2EC81E. Else go to P2EC113.] (P2EC81)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $1,00060.6
2) More than $1,000 but less than $5,000101.0
3) More than $5,000 but less than $10,00050.5
4) More than $10,000 but less than $35,00030.3
5) More than $35,00070.7
999996) Refused20.2
999997) Legitimate skip94495.5
999998) Don't know111.1
TOTAL988100.0
357) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response. (P2EC81E)
TOTAL%
1) $10,000 or less60.6
2) More than $10,00040.4
97) Legitimate skip97599.0
Missing3 
TOTAL985100.0
358) Do you [or your spouse/partner] have defined benefit pension plans through current and former employers and trade unions where you [or your spouse/partner] are NOT currently receiving any income but expect to be eligible for benefits in the future? Please do not include Social Security, IRAS, [If P2EC82 = 1: and pensions or retirement plans and accounts you already told us about, or benefit plans that provide medical, disability or 'flexible spending' benefits.] [If P2EC1 = 1 or P2EC3 = 1: or plans on jobs where you don't think you will stay long enough to be eligible for benefits.] [If P2EC82 = 1 and respondent has a spouse/partner go to P2EC83. Else if P2HR8 = 5 go to P2EC84. Else go to P2EC85.] (P2EC82)
TOTAL%
0) No57758.4
1) Yes15315.5
6) Refused70.7
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
8) Don't know50.5
TOTAL988100.0
359) Who will receive benefits from such plans? [If P2HR8 = 5 go to P2EC84. Else go to P2EC85.] (P2EC83)
TOTAL%
1) Only you333.3
2) Only your spouse/partner353.5
3) Both you and your spouse/partner303.0
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip88990.0
TOTAL988100.0
360) Do you [or your spouse/partner] still own or rent a residence outside of the facility where you are living? [If P2EC84 = 1 go to P2EC85. Else go to P2EC95.] (P2EC84)
TOTAL%
7) Legitimate skip988100.0
TOTAL988100.0
361) Now we have questions about your main residence, that is, where you stay most often. Is that a house, an apartment, or some other type of residence? [Interviewers were instructed to ask the following if the respondent said condo: as a type of dwelling, is it more like an apartment or a town house?] [If P2EC85 = 6 go to P2EC85_OTH. Else go to P2EC86.] (P2EC85)
TOTAL%
1) Mobile home or trailer525.3
2) One-family house58058.7
3) Two-family house or duplex181.8
4) Apartment or apartment project717.2
5) Row house or town house191.9
96) Refused20.2
97) Legitimate skip24624.9
TOTAL988100.0
362) Do you [or your spouse/partner] own your [mobile home/apartment/home], rent it, or have some other living arrangement? [If P2EC86 = 1 go to P2EC87. Else go to P2EC95.] (P2EC86)
TOTAL%
1) Own (or buying)57358.1
2) Rent13413.6
3) Lives rent-free in a home owned by a relative, employer, or friend313.1
96) Refused30.3
97) Legitimate skip24624.9
Missing1 
TOTAL987100.0
363) How much do you think your [mobile home/apartment/home] [including the value of the lot if you own it] would sell for on today's market? That is, what is its present value? [If P2EC87 = don't know or P2EC87 = refused go to P2EC87E. Else go to P2EC129.] (P2EC87)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9884800977.3714887213
364) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response. (P2EC87E)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $50,00080.8
2) About $50,00040.4
3) More than $50,000 but less than $120,00080.8
4) Less than $120,00030.3
5) About $120,00040.4
6) More than $120,00080.8
97) Legitimate skip94096.4
Missing13 
TOTAL975100.0
365) [Do you have a mortgage or any other loan that uses the property as collateral?] Yes, mortgage or land contract. [Respondents were instructed to choose all that apply.] (P2EC88)
TOTAL%
0) No33934.3
1) Yes22823.1
6) Refused50.5
7) Legitimate skip41542.0
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
366) [Do you have a mortgage or any other loan that uses the property as collateral?] Second mortgage. (P2EC89)
TOTAL%
0) No54855.5
1) Yes191.9
6) Refused50.5
7) Legitimate skip41542.0
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
367) [Do you have a mortgage or any other loan that uses the property as collateral?] Loan against home equity line of credit. (P2EC90)
TOTAL%
0) No53153.7
1) Yes363.6
6) Refused50.5
7) Legitimate skip41542.0
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
368) [Do you have a mortgage or any other loan that uses the property as collateral?] Other loans. (P2EC91)
TOTAL%
0) No56457.1
1) Yes30.3
6) Refused50.5
7) Legitimate skip41542.0
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
369) [Do you have a mortgage or any other loan that uses the property as collateral?] Reverse mortgage. (P2EC92)
TOTAL%
0) No56457.1
1) Yes30.3
6) Refused50.5
7) Legitimate skip41542.0
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
370) [Do you have a mortgage or any other loan that uses the property as collateral?] No other mortgage or loan. (P2EC93)
TOTAL%
0) No27227.5
1) Yes29529.9
6) Refused50.5
7) Legitimate skip41542.0
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
371) Adding all mortgages and loans together, about how much do you owe on this property? [If P2EC94 = don't know or P2EC94 = refused go to P2EC94E. Else go to P2EC95.] (P2EC94)
TOTAL%
2000) $2,000 or less101.0
5000) 5000111.1
10000) 1000090.9
15000) 1500030.3
20000) 2000060.6
25000) 25000101.0
30000) 30000141.4
35000) 3500070.7
40000) 40000131.3
45000) 4500080.8
50000) 5000080.8
55000) 5500030.3
60000) 6000090.9
65000) 6500090.9
70000) 7000070.7
75000) 7500050.5
80000) 80000121.2
85000) 8500050.5
90000) 9000080.8
100000) 10000090.9
110000) 11000040.4
120000) 12000080.8
130000) 13000070.7
140000) 14000060.6
150000) 15000090.9
170000) 17000050.5
180000) 18000090.9
200000) 200000121.2
250000) 25000070.7
300000) 30000060.6
350000) 35000040.4
400000) $400,000 or more70.7
999996) Refused80.8
999997) Legitimate skip71972.8
999998) Don't know111.1
TOTAL988100.0
372) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response. (P2EC94E)
TOTAL%
1) More than $40,000 but less than $100,00040.4
2) About $100,000 or more than $100,00030.3
3) More than $100,000 but less than $250,00030.3
97) Legitimate skip96999.0
Missing9 
TOTAL979100.0
373) In what year did you acquire this property? (P2EC95)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9884070.0743507
374) Do you [or your spouse/partner] own any part of a business or a farm, or any real estate other than your main residence that we already talked about? For real estate please include any second home, land, rental property, or money owed to you on a land contract or mortgage. [If P2EC96 = 1 go to P2EC97. Else go to P2EC98.] (P2EC96)
TOTAL%
0) No56056.7
1) Yes18018.2
6) Refused20.2
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
TOTAL988100.0
375) If you [or your spouse/partner] sold these assets and paid off any debts on them, about how much would you get? [If P2EC97 = don't know or P2EC97 = refused go to P2EC97E.] (P2EC97)
TOTAL%
2000) 2,000 or less70.7
5000) 500080.8
10000) 1000040.4
20000) 2000090.9
30000) 30000101.0
40000) 4000060.6
50000) 5000080.8
60000) 6000030.3
70000) 7000040.4
80000) 8000050.5
100000) 10000070.7
150000) 15000090.9
180000) 18000030.3
200000) 20000070.7
250000) 25000080.8
300000) 30000060.6
350000) 35000040.4
400000) 40000060.6
500000) 50000090.9
600000) 60000060.6
1000000) 100000050.5
2000000) 200000040.4
4000000) 400000060.6
10000000) 10,000,000 or more40.4
99999996) Refused90.9
99999997) Legitimate skip80881.8
99999998) Don't know232.3
TOTAL988100.0
376) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response (P2EC97E)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $100,00030.3
2) About $100,000 or more than $100,00050.5
3) More than $100,000 but less than $300,00030.3
4) About $300,000 or more than $300,00020.2
5) More than $300,000 but less than $1,000,00060.6
6) About $1,000,000 or more than $1,000,00030.3
97) Legitimate skip95697.8
Missing10 
TOTAL978100.0
377) Do you [or your spouse/partner] have any shares of stocks or bonds? Please include stock mutual funds, corporate bonds, municipal bonds, government bonds, foreign bonds, and bond funds. [If P2EC98 = 1 go to P2EC99. Else go to P2EC100.] (P2EC98)
TOTAL%
0) No57358.0
1) Yes15615.8
6) Refused80.8
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
8) Don't know50.5
TOTAL988100.0
378) If you [or your spouse/partner] sold these and paid off any debts on them, about how much would you get? [If P2EC99 = don't know or P2EC99 = refused go to P2EC99E. Else go to P2EC100.] (P2EC99)
TOTAL%
2000) $2,000 or less80.8
5000) 5000101.0
10000) 10000101.0
20000) 2000080.8
30000) 3000040.4
40000) 4000040.4
50000) 5000090.9
70000) 7000030.3
80000) 8000040.4
100000) 10000060.6
200000) 200000131.3
300000) 30000060.6
400000) 40000040.4
500000) 50000070.7
800000) $800,000 or more50.5
9999996) Refused131.3
9999997) Legitimate skip83284.2
9999998) Don't know424.3
TOTAL988100.0
379) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response (P2EC99E)
TOTAL%
1) About $15,000 or less than $15,00060.6
2) More than $15,000 but less than $80,00030.3
3) More than $80,000 but less than $250,00040.4
4) About $250,00030.3
5) More than $250,000 but less than $1,000,00030.3
6) About $1,000,000 or more than $1,000,00030.3
97) Legitimate skip93397.7
Missing33 
TOTAL955100.0
380) Do you [or your spouse/partner] have any money in any of the following: checking or savings accounts, money market funds, certificates of deposit, CDs, government bonds, or treasury bills? [If P2EC100 = 1 go to P2EC101. Else go to P2EC101E.] (P2EC100)
TOTAL%
0) No13713.9
1) Yes59059.7
6) Refused141.4
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
381) If you added up all such accounts, about how much would they amount to right now? [If P2EC101 = don't know or refused then go to P2EC101E. Else go to P2EC102.] (P2EC101)
TOTAL%
25) $25 or less141.4
50) 5080.8
100) 100121.2
150) 15030.3
200) 200111.1
300) 300101.0
400) 40080.8
500) 500222.2
600) 60040.4
1000) 1000353.5
1500) 150050.5
2000) 2000212.1
2500) 250080.8
3000) 3000232.3
3500) 350040.4
4000) 4000111.1
5000) 5000191.9
6000) 6000131.3
6500) 650030.3
8000) 8000101.0
9000) 900060.6
10000) 10000161.6
11000) 1100050.5
12000) 1200070.7
15000) 15000202.0
20000) 20000303.0
25000) 25000202.0
30000) 30000161.6
35000) 3500080.8
40000) 40000121.2
45000) 4500030.3
50000) 50000262.6
55000) 5500040.4
60000) 6000030.3
65000) 6500030.3
75000) 7500040.4
80000) 8000040.4
90000) 9000040.4
100000) 100000181.8
150000) 15000090.9
200000) 200000101.0
300000) 30000090.9
700000) $700,000 or more40.4
9999996) Refused575.8
9999997) Legitimate skip39840.3
9999998) Don't know484.9
TOTAL988100.0
382) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response (P2EC101E)
TOTAL%
1) About $2,000 or less than $2,000121.3
2) More than $2,000 but less than $10,00050.5
3) Less than $10,00030.3
4) About $10,00060.6
5) About $10,00060.6
6) More than $10,000 but less than $40,000111.2
7) About $40,000 or more than $40,00070.7
8) More than $40,000 but less than $200,00070.7
9) About $200,000 or more than $200,00040.4
97) Legitimate skip88393.5
Missing44 
TOTAL944100.0
383) Do you [or your spouse/partner] own anything for transportation like cars, trucks, a trailer, a motor home, a boat, or an airplane? Please do not include leased vehicles. [If P2EC102 = 1 go to P2EC103. Else go to P2EC104.] (P2EC102)
TOTAL%
0) No979.8
1) Yes63964.7
6) Refused50.5
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
384) What are they worth altogether, minus anything you still owe on them? [If P2EC103 = don't know or refused then go to P2EC103E. Else go to P2EC104.] (P2EC103)
TOTAL%
5) $5 or less171.7
200) 20040.4
500) 500151.5
1000) 100080.8
1500) 150030.3
2000) 2000292.9
2500) 250040.4
3000) 3000323.2
3500) 350050.5
4000) 4000232.3
5000) 5000272.7
6000) 6000212.1
7000) 7000151.5
8000) 8000212.1
9000) 9000111.1
10000) 10000606.1
15000) 15000363.6
20000) 20000525.3
25000) 25000313.1
30000) 30000292.9
35000) 35000171.7
40000) 40000212.1
45000) 4500050.5
50000) 50000141.4
60000) 6000040.4
65000) 6500030.3
70000) 7000050.5
75000) 7500040.4
80000) 8000050.5
90000) 9000030.3
100000) 10000090.9
150000) 15000040.4
200000) $200,000 or more40.4
999996) Refused141.4
999997) Legitimate skip34935.3
999998) Don't know848.5
TOTAL988100.0
385) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response (P2EC103E)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $5,00090.9
2) About $5,00070.7
3) More than $5,000 but less than $10,00080.8
4) About $10,000 or less than $10,000101.0
5) More than $10,000 but less than $25,000202.1
6) About $25,00070.7
7) More than $25,000141.5
97) Legitimate skip89092.2
Missing23 
TOTAL965100.0
386) Do you [or your spouse/partner] have any other savings or assets, such as jewelry, money owed to you by others, a collection for investment purposes, or rights in a trust or estate where you are the beneficiary, or cash value in a life insurance policy? [If P2EC104 = 1 go to P2EC105. Else if P2EC96 = 1 or P2EC98 = 1 go to P2EC106. Else go to P2EC107.] (P2EC104)
TOTAL%
0) No51351.9
1) Yes21421.7
6) Refused151.5
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
TOTAL988100.0
387) If you [or your spouse/partner] sold all that and then paid off any debts on it, about how much would you have? [P2EC105 = don't know or refused then go to P2EC105E. Else go to P2EC106.] (P2EC105)
TOTAL%
500) 50080.8
1000) 100030.3
2000) 200050.5
3000) 300040.4
5000) 5000101.0
6000) 600060.6
10000) 10000191.9
15000) 1500030.3
20000) 20000111.1
25000) 2500090.9
30000) 30000111.1
35000) 3500030.3
40000) 4000050.5
45000) 4500030.3
50000) 5000090.9
60000) 6000040.4
70000) 7000030.3
80000) 8000060.6
100000) 100000171.7
150000) 15000030.3
200000) 20000070.7
300000) 30000030.3
500000) 50000060.6
1000000) 100000030.3
9999996) Refused151.5
9999997) Legitimate skip77478.3
9999998) Don't know383.8
TOTAL988100.0
388) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response (P2EC105E)
TOTAL%
1) [ARDA note: label missing]50.5
2) [ARDA note: label missing]30.3
3) [ARDA note: label missing]70.7
4) [ARDA note: label missing]30.3
5) [ARDA note: label missing]30.3
6) [ARDA note: label missing]30.3
7) [ARDA note: label missing]141.4
97) Legitimate skip93596.1
Missing15 
TOTAL973100.0
389) About how much in total did you [or your spouse] take as income from these assets in the past 12 months before taxes and deductions? [Interviewers were instructed to record '0' if respondent says he/she did not receive any income from those sources.] [If P2EC106 = don't know or refused go to P2EC106E. Else go to P2EC107.] (P2EC106)
TOTAL%
100) $100 or less25125.4
1000) 100040.4
1500) 150040.4
2500) 250030.3
5000) 5000121.2
10000) 1000090.9
20000) 2000050.5
25000) 2500030.3
30000) 3000050.5
35000) 3500030.3
50000) 5000080.8
100000) 10000050.5
150000) 15000050.5
200000) $200,000 or more50.5
9999996) Refused131.3
9999997) Legitimate skip64064.8
9999998) Don't know131.3
TOTAL988100.0
390) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response (P2EC106E)
TOTAL%
1) About $8,000 or less than $8,00030.3
2) About $15,000 or more than $15,00080.8
97) Legitimate skip96298.9
Missing15 
TOTAL973100.0
391) Excluding anything you have reported so far [and excluding your spouse/partner's personal income from work, pensions, retirement accounts, Social Security, or assistance from federal or state programs] did you [or your spouse/partner] receive any other income in the past 12 months? Examples of such sources of income are private disability insurance payments, consulting fees, rent from your main residence, odd jobs, structured settlements, alimony, and child support. Please do not include financial support from your parents or your children or any income you have already told us about. [If P2EC107 = 1 go to P2EC108. Else go to P2EC109.] (P2EC107)
TOTAL%
0) No65266.0
1) Yes777.8
6) Refused131.3
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
TOTAL988100.0
392) How much did you [or your spouse/partner] receive altogether from these other sources in the past 12 months before taxes and deductions? [If P2EC108 = don't know or refused go to P2EC108E. Else go to P2EC109.] (P2EC108)
TOTAL%
500) $500 or less101.0
1500) 150070.7
2500) 250050.5
3000) 300040.4
3500) 350040.4
4000) 400040.4
5000) 500070.7
8000) 800030.3
10000) 1000060.6
15000) 1500050.5
20000) 2000040.4
25000) 2500070.7
60000) $60,000 or more40.4
999996) Refused50.5
999997) Legitimate skip91192.2
999998) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
393) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response (P2EC108E)
TOTAL%
97) Legitimate skip981100.0
Missing7 
TOTAL981100.0
394) Do you [or your spouse/partner] have any debts that we haven't asked about so far, such as credit card balances, medical debts, life insurance policy loans, loans from relatives, student loans, and so forth? Please do not include mortgages, loans for cars or other vehicles, or money owed on other assets you told us about. [If P2EC109 = 1 go to P2EC110. Else go to P2EC111.] (P2EC109)
TOTAL%
0) No39640.1
1) Yes32933.3
6) Refused161.6
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
395) Altogether, about how much would that amount to? [If P2EC110 = don't know or refused go to P2EC110E. Else go to P2EC111.] (P2EC110)
TOTAL%
200) $200 or less50.5
300) 30040.4
500) 50060.6
700) 70040.4
800) 80050.5
1000) 1000161.6
1500) 150070.7
2000) 2000101.0
2500) 250040.4
3000) 3000252.5
4000) 4000131.3
5000) 5000222.2
6000) 600090.9
7000) 7000131.3
8000) 8000191.9
10000) 10000363.6
15000) 15000222.2
20000) 20000313.1
25000) 2500090.9
30000) 30000171.7
35000) 3500030.3
40000) 4000080.8
50000) 5000070.7
75000) 7500040.4
90000) $90,000 or more60.6
999996) Refused131.3
999997) Legitimate skip65966.7
999998) Don't know111.1
TOTAL988100.0
396) Bracket estimate code for don't know, refused response (P2EC110E)
TOTAL%
1) More than $1,500 but less than $5,00040.4
2) More than $5,000 but less than $15,00050.5
3) About $15,000 or more than $15,00070.7
97) Legitimate skip96498.4
Missing8 
TOTAL980100.0
397) In recent years, many people have experienced financial difficulties and even trouble paying their bills, especially since the 2008 economic recession in the U.S. In the last [this year minus 2008] years, that is, since 2008, did you [or your spouse/partner] fall behind on paying your bills? (P2EC111)
TOTAL%
0) No51952.5
1) Yes21722.0
6) Refused60.6
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
TOTAL988100.0
398) Did you or other family members who may have been living with you receive government SNAP benefits or food stamps at any time in the past 12 months? (P2EC112)
TOTAL%
0) No61662.3
1) Yes12212.3
6) Refused20.2
7) Legitimate skip24624.9
8) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
399) Now think about all your assets and the assets owned by you [and your spouse/partner either jointly or individually], such as equity in your home, other real estate, businesses, bank accounts, retirement plans, and stocks. What is your best estimate of their total value minus everything you owe, including any mortgages, loans, and debt? (P2EC113)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $5,00013914.1
2) $5,000 to $9,999282.8
3) $10,000 to $24,999454.6
4) $25,000 to $49,999626.3
5) $50,000 to $99,999929.3
6) $100,000 to $249,99915715.9
7) $250,000 to $499,99913013.2
8) $500,000 to $999,99911011.1
9) $1,000,000 or more989.9
96) Refused656.6
98) Don't know626.3
TOTAL988100.0
400) Thinking about your income [and the income of your spouse/partner], what was the total household income before taxes and deductions in the past 12 months? Please include all sources of income such as your [and your spouse/partner's] labor earnings, income from pensions, retirement accounts, annuities and government programs such as Social Security, as well as rent, interest, and dividends. (P2EC114)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $5,000343.4
2) $5,000 to $9,999454.6
3) $10,000 to $14,999484.9
4) $15,000 to $19,999515.2
5) $20,000 to $24,999515.2
6) $25,000 to $29,999484.9
7) $30,000 to $39,999737.4
8) $40,000 to $49,999676.8
9) $50,000 to $74,99916516.7
10) $75,000 to $99,99911211.3
11) $100,000 to $1,000,000949.5
12) [ARDA note: label missing]717.2
96) Refused656.6
98) Don't know646.5
TOTAL988100.0
401) In the past 12 months, how often did you do volunteer work or attend meetings for religious, charitable, political, health-related, or other organizations? Examples include: a choir, a committee or board, a support group, a sports or exercise group, a hobby group, or a professional society... (P2SS1)
TOTAL%
0) Never37638.1
1) Less than once a year626.3
2) About once or twice a year899.0
3) Several times a year11611.7
4) About once a month10810.9
5) Every week16416.6
6) Several times a week737.4
TOTAL988100.0
402) In the past 12 months, how often did you get together socially with friends or relatives? (P2SS2)
TOTAL%
0) Never151.5
1) Less than once a year151.5
2) About once or twice a year505.1
3) Several times a year18418.6
4) About once a month24424.7
5) Every week35235.6
6) Several times a week12813.0
TOTAL988100.0
403) In the past 12 months, how often did you get together with any of your neighbors just to chat or for a special visit? (P2SS3)
TOTAL%
1) Hardly ever35936.3
2) Several times a year13814.0
3) Several times a month25425.7
4) Several times a week16616.8
5) Daily or almost every day717.2
TOTAL988100.0
404) For each of the following individuals or groups of people, indicate whether you can open up to them if you need to talk about your worries. [Your spouse or partner] (P2SS4)
TOTAL%
0) No272.7
1) Yes62563.3
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip33533.9
TOTAL988100.0
405) For each of the following individuals or groups of people, indicate whether you can open up to them if you need to talk about your worries. [Your children] (P2SS5)
TOTAL%
0) No747.5
1) Yes91392.4
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
406) For each of the following individuals or groups of people, indicate whether you can open up to them if you need to talk about your worries. [Other family members] (P2SS6)
TOTAL%
0) No22723.0
1) Yes75776.6
6) Refused10.1
8) Don't know30.3
TOTAL988100.0
407) For each of the following individuals or groups of people, indicate whether you can open up to them if you need to talk about your worries. [Your friends] (P2SS7)
TOTAL%
0) No19319.5
1) Yes79380.3
6) Refused10.1
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
408) For each of the following individuals or groups of people, indicate whether you can rely on them for help if you have a problem. [Your spouse or partner] (P2SS8)
TOTAL%
0) No171.7
1) Yes63664.4
7) Legitimate skip33533.9
TOTAL988100.0
409) For each of the following individuals or groups of people, indicate whether you can rely on them for help if you have a problem. [Your children] (P2SS9)
TOTAL%
0) No464.7
1) Yes94295.3
TOTAL988100.0
410) For each of the following individuals or groups of people, indicate whether you can rely on them for help if you have a problem. [Other family members] (P2SS10)
TOTAL%
0) No18118.3
1) Yes80481.4
6) Refused10.1
8) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
411) For each of the following individuals or groups of people, indicate whether you can rely on them for help if you have a problem. [Your friends] (P2SS11)
TOTAL%
0) No17517.7
1) Yes81082.0
8) Don't know30.3
TOTAL988100.0
412) For each of the following individuals or groups of people, indicate whether they ever make too many demands or criticize you. [Your spouse or partner] (P2SS12)
TOTAL%
0) No50751.3
1) Yes14514.7
6) Refused10.1
7) Legitimate skip33533.9
TOTAL988100.0
413) For each of the following individuals or groups of people, indicate whether they ever make too many demands or criticize you. [Your children] (P2SS13)
TOTAL%
0) No78279.1
1) Yes20620.9
TOTAL988100.0
414) For each of the following individuals or groups of people, indicate whether they ever make too many demands or criticize you. [Other family members] (P2SS14)
TOTAL%
0) No80081.0
1) Yes18618.8
6) Refused10.1
8) Don't know10.1
TOTAL988100.0
415) For each of the following individuals or groups of people, indicate whether they ever make too many demands or criticize you. [Your friends] (P2SS15)
TOTAL%
0) No91892.9
1) Yes686.9
8) Don't know20.2
TOTAL988100.0
416) Calculated respondent age (P2CN1)
TOTAL%
49) 49 or younger40.4
50) 5050.5
51) 5160.6
52) 5280.8
53) 53212.1
54) 54353.5
55) 55444.5
56) 56363.6
57) 57495.0
58) 58585.9
59) 59525.3
60) 60636.4
61) 61585.9
62) 62697.0
63) 63616.2
64) 64515.2
65) 65616.2
66) 66646.5
67) 67414.1
68) 68697.0
69) 69363.6
70) 70323.2
71) 71141.4
72) 72131.3
73) 7380.8
74) 7490.9
75) 75111.1
77) 7730.3
78) 7840.4
79) 79 or older30.3
TOTAL988100.0
417) Calculated - year of survey (P2CN2)
TOTAL%
2015) 25525.8
2016) 38639.1
2017) 34735.1
TOTAL988100.0
418) Calculated - year before survey (P2CN3)
TOTAL%
2014) 25525.8
2015) 38639.1
2016) 34735.1
TOTAL988100.0