Log In/Create Account

RAS: Type of alteration/repair - 1999 version

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Disaster required repairs 1,1162.5%
2 Created finished bathroom from unfinished space 1860.4%
3 Created finished bedroom from unfinished space 2000.4%
5 Created finished recreation room from unfinished space 2960.7%
6 Created other finished inside room from unfinished space 3980.9%
7 Added bathroom onto home 840.2%
8 Added kitchen onto home 440.1%
9 Added bedroom onto home 1060.2%
10 Added other inside room onto home 2140.5%
11 Added attached garage onto home 460.1%
12 Added porch onto home 2280.5%
13 Added deck onto home 4581.0%
14 Added carport onto home 300.1%
15 Added other outside structure onto home 1660.4%
35 Bedroom created through structural changes 1680.4%
36 Other room created through structural changes 3320.7%
37 Added/replaced roof over entire home 2,5605.7%
38 Added/replaced siding on home 9362.1%
40 Added/replaced internal water pipes in home 1,0042.2%
42 Added/replaced electrical wiring, fuse boxes, or breaker switches in home 1,7583.9%
45 Added/replaced doors or windows in home 3,1307.0%
47 Added/replaced plumbing fixtures in home 2,9806.6%
49 Added/replaced insulation in home 1,0762.4%
52 Installed wall-to-wall carpeting 2,0644.6%
53 Added other types of flooring such as wood, tile, marble, or vinyl 3,6988.2%
55 Installed paneling or ceiling tiles 1,4263.2%
57 Added/replaced central air conditioning 1,9424.3%
58 Added/replaced built-in heating equipment 1,5483.5%
60 Added/replaced septic tank 960.2%
61 Added/replaced water heater 2,1164.7%
62 Added/replaced built-in dishwasher 2,1084.7%
63 Added/replaced garbage disposal 1,6323.6%
64 Other major improvements or repairs inside home(up to three could be reported) 7721.7%
65 Added/replaced driveways or walkways 1,4163.2%
66 Added/replaced fencing or walls 1,5343.4%
67 Added/replaced patio, terrace, or detached deck 1,0162.3%
68 Added/replaced swimming pool, tennis court, or other recreational structure 3180.7%
69 Added/replaced shed, detached garage, or other building 6901.5%
70 Other major improvements or repairs to lot or yard (up to three could be reported) 4220.9%
71 Remodeled bathroom 1,8424.1%
72 Remodeled kitchen 1,5643.5%
73 Bathroom created through structural changes 1260.3%
74 Added/replaced security system in home 9862.2%
Total 44,832 100%

Based upon 44,832 valid cases out of 44,832 total cases.

Summary Statistics

Location: 17-18 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

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

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.