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RAS: Type of alteration/repair

Text: This is a recode indicating which type of alteration/repair was reported

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
01 - 5091.1%
02 - 1500.3%
03 - 2150.5%
04 - 330.1%
05 - 2410.5%
06 - 3170.7%
07 - 650.1%
08 - 190.0%
09 - 950.2%
1 Disaster required repairs 00.0%
10 Added other inside room onto home 2070.4%
11 Added attached garage onto home 670.1%
12 Added porch onto home 2770.6%
13 Added deck onto home 5311.1%
14 Added carport onto home 680.1%
15 Added other outside structure onto home 1890.4%
16 Job type deleted in 1999 1940.4%
17 Job type deleted in 1999 7121.5%
18 Job type deleted in 1999 1,1012.3%
19 Job type deleted in 1999 6741.4%
2 Created finished bathroom from unfinished space 00.0%
20 Job type deleted in 1999 7661.6%
21 Job type deleted in 1999 7541.6%
22 Job type deleted in 1999 8701.8%
23 Job type deleted in 1999 7541.6%
24 Job type deleted in 1999 3380.7%
25 Job type deleted in 1999 1,2962.7%
26 Job type deleted in 1999 1640.3%
27 Job type deleted in 1999 7201.5%
28 Job type deleted in 1999 9011.9%
29 Job type deleted in 1999 8031.7%
3 Created finished bedroom from unfinished space 00.0%
30 Job type deleted in 1999 5321.1%
31 Job type deleted in 1999 6101.3%
32 Job type deleted in 1999 5441.2%
33 Job type deleted in 1999 3210.7%
34 Job type deleted in 1999 9862.1%
35 Bedroom created through structural changes 1370.3%
36 Other room created through structural changes 2820.6%
37 Added/replaced roof over entire home 2,3234.9%
38 Added/replaced siding on home 3700.8%
39 Job type deleted in 1999 5931.3%
4 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
40 Added/replaced internal water pipes in home 1510.3%
41 Job type deleted in 1999 1,0622.2%
42 Added/replaced electrical wiring, fuse boxes, or breaker switches in home 6991.5%
43 Job type deleted in 1999 6321.3%
44 Job type deleted in 1999 1,0632.2%
45 Added/replaced doors or windows in home 3780.8%
46 Job type deleted in 1999 2,8726.1%
Total 47,298 100%

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Based upon 47,298 valid cases out of 47,298 total cases.

Location: 13-14 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: character

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: American Housing Survey, 1997: National Microdata.

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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.