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RAS: Type of Alteration/Repair - 1999 Version

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Disaster required repairs 6591.5%
2 Created finished bathroom from unfinished space 1300.3%
3 Created finished bedroom from unfinished space 2330.5%
5 Created finished recreation room from unfinished space 2630.6%
6 Created other finished inside room from unfinished space 4020.9%
7 Added bathroom onto home 760.2%
8 Added kitchen onto home 270.1%
9 Added bedroom onto home 1140.3%
10 Added other inside room onto home 2640.6%
11 Added attached garage onto home 560.1%
12 Added porch onto home 2320.5%
13 Added deck onto home 3890.9%
14 Added carport onto home 570.1%
15 Added other outside structure onto home 1950.4%
35 Bedroom created through structural changes 2010.5%
36 Other room created through structural changes 3480.8%
37 Added/replaced roof over entire home 2,3265.4%
38 Added/replaced siding on home 8231.9%
40 Added/replaced internal water pipes in home 1,0552.4%
42 Added/replaced electrical wiring, fuse boxes, or breaker switches in home 1,7394.0%
45 Added/replaced doors or windows in home 3,1677.3%
47 Added/replaced plumbing fixtures in home 2,8706.6%
49 Added/replaced insulation in home 1,1412.6%
52 Installed wall-to-wall carpeting 2,1545.0%
53 Added other types of flooring such as wood, tile, marble, or vinyl 3,7178.6%
55 Installed paneling or ceiling tiles 1,4423.3%
57 Added/replaced central air conditioning 1,4533.4%
58 Added/replaced built-in heating equipment 1,5793.6%
60 Added/replaced septic tank 1350.3%
61 Added/replaced water heater 2,1545.0%
62 Added/replaced built-in dishwasher 1,7214.0%
63 Added/replaced garbage disposal 1,1412.6%
64 Other major improvements or repairs inside home(up to three could be reported) 8692.0%
65 Added/replaced driveways or walkways 1,4633.4%
66 Added/replaced fencing or walls 1,6553.8%
67 Added/replaced patio, terrace, or detached deck 1,0112.3%
68 Added/replaced swimming pool, tennis court, or other recreational structure 3520.8%
69 Added/replaced shed, detached garage, or other building 8191.9%
70 Other major improvements or repairs to lot or yard (up to three could be reported) 5781.3%
71 Remodeled bathroom 1,9034.4%
72 Remodeled kitchen 1,6343.8%
73 Bathroom created through structural changes 1130.3%
74 Added/replaced security system in home 6741.6%
Total 43,334 100%

Based upon 43,334 valid cases out of 43,334 total cases.

Summary Statistics

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

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: American Housing Survey, 2007: 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.