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RAS: Type of alteration/repair - 1999 version

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

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
01 Disaster required repairs 6321.4%
02 Created finished bathroom from unfin 1510.3%
03 Created finished bedroom from unfin 2080.5%
04 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
05 Created finished rec room from unfin 2970.6%
06 Created other finished inside room 4000.9%
07 Added bathroom onto home 1150.3%
08 Added kitchen onto home 410.1%
09 Added bedroom onto home 1450.3%
10 Added other inside room onto home 2840.6%
11 Added attached garage onto home 800.2%
12 Added porch onto home 2870.6%
13 Added deck onto home 4591.0%
14 Added carport onto home 700.2%
15 Added other outside structure 2420.5%
16 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
17 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
18 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
19 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
20 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
21 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
22 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
23 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
24 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
25 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
26 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
27 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
28 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
29 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
30 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
31 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
32 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
33 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
34 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
35 Bedroom created through struct change 2290.5%
36 Other room created through struct chg 3890.8%
37 Added/replaced roof over entire home 2,7406.0%
38 Added/replaced siding on home 9602.1%
39 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
40 Added/replaced internal water pipes 1,2052.6%
41 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
42 Added/replaced electrical wiring, etc 1,7753.9%
43 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
44 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
45 Added/replaced doors or windows 3,3837.4%
46 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
47 Added/replaced plumbing fixtures 2,9186.3%
48 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
49 Added/replaced insulation in home 1,0542.3%
50 Job type deleted in 1999 00.0%
Total 45,990 100%

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 45,990 valid cases out of 45,990 total cases.

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

Variable Type: character

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: American Housing Survey, 2005: 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.