V1244: OTHER TYPES OF EXP-1

C30a. What other types of expenditures would you prefer to make in the future? (Anything else?)

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
0 Inap. 20140.1%
1 Car/truck/jeep/utility 20.4%
2 Recreational vehicle: camper-trailer, motorhome 20.4%
3 Snowmobile; other off-road vehicle 10.2%
4 Boat; boating equipment (including boat trailer) 61.2%
5 Motorcycle; moped 00.0%
10 New house/condo; mobile home or modular home (if primary residence); "buy a house" 7314.6%
11 Vacation home/property/cottage 40.8%
12 Home addition or improvement (e.g., addition to the house; garage; driveway; remodel kitchen or bath; new roof; update plumbing or electrical; central air; pool; landscaping; security system 499.8%
13 Home repairs/maintenance/upkeep (e.g., interior or exterior painting; repairs to rrof; new carpeting; window treatments) 163.2%
20 Refrigerator; freezer 10.2%
21 Stove/range; microwave 10.2%
22 Dishwasher 20.4%
23 Washer; dryer 20.4%
24 Furniture; mattresses 112.2%
25 Computers and peripheral equipment; PCs; printers 71.4%
26 Yard and garden equipment; tractor; lawnmower 10.2%
27 Power tools (except 26) 00.0%
28 Air conditioner (except central air) 10.2%
29 China; silver; glass 00.0%
39 Small kitchen appliances or other household goods; vacuum cleaners; lamps; "things for the house" 51.0%
40 Audio: Stereo equipment; amplifier; tuner; CD player; tape deck 00.0%
41 Video: television; VCR; home entertainment center; home theater; laserdisc player 10.2%
42 Camera; camcorder; photographic equipment 00.0%
43 Musical instruments; pianos and organs 00.0%
44 Exercise/weight equipment; membership in health clubs 00.0%
45 Bicycle 00.0%
46 Ski equipment, including water ski 00.0%
47 Other hobby/recreation/entertainment items 10.2%
50 Invest in own business 40.8%
51 Investment in real estate 81.6%
52 Purchase stocks; bonds; mutual funds; certificates of deposit; IRA deposits; "investments" NFS 20.4%
53 Add to savings; put money away for future expenditures or emergencies 40.8%
59 Other savings or investments 30.6%
60 Travel/vacation expenses 204.0%
61 Medical/dental expenses 10.2%
62 Educational/school expenses: tuition, books, etc. 132.6%
63 Weddings or funerals 10.2%
64 Vehicle repair/upkeep 10.2%
70 Pay off credit cards 00.0%
71 Reduce mortgage debt 10.2%
72 Pay off other lonas; bill consolidation (except 70) 20.4%
73 Tax payments; income/real estate taxes 00.0%
74 Insurance costs/bills 00.0%
75 Moving expenses 00.0%
80 Clothing 00.0%
81 Jewelry 00.0%
82 Gifts 00.0%
90 General living expenses; "everyday things" 30.6%
96 Nothing; don't want/need to make major expenditure (V1244 only) 285.6%
Total 501 100%

Please note that only the first 50 response categories are displayed. To view all response categories, please analyze the data file in the statistical package of your choice (SAS, SPSS, Stata, R, online analysis).

Based upon 501 valid cases out of 501 total cases.

Location: 639-640 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: Survey of Consumer Attitudes and Behavior, June 1995 .

Copyright: ICPSR has an FAQ on copyright and survey instruments.

Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.

Found a problem? Use our Report Problem form to let us know.