V1245: OTHER TYPES OF EXP-2

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

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
0 Inap. 41983.6%
1 Car/truck/jeep/utility 00.0%
2 Recreational vehicle: camper-trailer, motorhome 10.2%
3 Snowmobile; other off-road vehicle 00.0%
4 Boat; boating equipment (including boat trailer) 20.4%
5 Motorcycle; moped 00.0%
10 New house/condo; mobile home or modular home (if primary residence); "buy a house" 40.8%
11 Vacation home/property/cottage 10.2%
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 102.0%
13 Home repairs/maintenance/upkeep (e.g., interior or exterior painting; repairs to rrof; new carpeting; window treatments) 81.6%
20 Refrigerator; freezer 00.0%
21 Stove/range; microwave 00.0%
22 Dishwasher 10.2%
23 Washer; dryer 00.0%
24 Furniture; mattresses 102.0%
25 Computers and peripheral equipment; PCs; printers 10.2%
26 Yard and garden equipment; tractor; lawnmower 00.0%
27 Power tools (except 26) 00.0%
28 Air conditioner (except central air) 00.0%
29 China; silver; glass 00.0%
39 Small kitchen appliances or other household goods; vacuum cleaners; lamps; "things for the house" 71.4%
40 Audio: Stereo equipment; amplifier; tuner; CD player; tape deck 10.2%
41 Video: television; VCR; home entertainment center; home theater; laserdisc player 20.4%
42 Camera; camcorder; photographic equipment 10.2%
43 Musical instruments; pianos and organs 00.0%
44 Exercise/weight equipment; membership in health clubs 10.2%
45 Bicycle 00.0%
46 Ski equipment, including water ski 00.0%
47 Other hobby/recreation/entertainment items 00.0%
50 Invest in own business 30.6%
51 Investment in real estate 51.0%
52 Purchase stocks; bonds; mutual funds; certificates of deposit; IRA deposits; "investments" NFS 00.0%
53 Add to savings; put money away for future expenditures or emergencies 20.4%
59 Other savings or investments 00.0%
60 Travel/vacation expenses 71.4%
61 Medical/dental expenses 00.0%
62 Educational/school expenses: tuition, books, etc. 81.6%
63 Weddings or funerals 00.0%
64 Vehicle repair/upkeep 00.0%
70 Pay off credit cards 00.0%
71 Reduce mortgage debt 10.2%
72 Pay off other lonas; bill consolidation (except 70) 30.6%
73 Tax payments; income/real estate taxes 00.0%
74 Insurance costs/bills 00.0%
75 Moving expenses 00.0%
80 Clothing 20.4%
81 Jewelry 00.0%
82 Gifts 00.0%
90 General living expenses; "everyday things" 00.0%
96 Nothing; don't want/need to make major expenditure (V1244 only) 00.0%
Total 501 100%

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Based upon 501 valid cases out of 501 total cases.

Location: 641-642 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

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

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