NLSY79 Young Adults 2004 Round 21

#### Section 15: Income and Assets

 Q15-1A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

*******************SECTION 15 INCOME AND ASSETS****************************

We now have some questions about your and your family's income. We appreciate that our questions are difficult to answer and sometimes seem intrusive; however, we want to reassure you that the information you provide to us is kept confidential.

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Q15-5

 Q15-5 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

During 2003, how much did you receive from wages, salary, commissions, or tips from all (other) jobs [-military or civilian-] before deductions for taxes or anything else?

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 If  Answer  =  -2  Then  GoTo   Q15-5-A

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Q15-5A

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 Q15-5-A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

What is your best estimate of this amount? Please listen to these categories, and stop me on the category that is best.

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 1      \$1-\$5,000 2      \$5,001-\$10,000 3      \$10,001  -  \$25,000 4      \$25,001  -  \$50,000 5      \$50,001  -  \$100,000 6      \$100,001  \$250,000 7      More  than  \$250,000

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Q15-5A

 Q15-5A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[amount of farm sales R earned in 2003] >1
COMMENT: Check if any farm income is greater than 1

 0  -  0 0 1  -  999 1-999 1000  -  1999 1000-1999 2000  -  2999 2000-2999 3000  -  3999 3000-3999 4000  -  4999 4000-4999 5000  -  5999 5000-5999 6000  -  6999 6000-6999 7000  -  7999 7000-7999 8000  -  8999 8000-8999 9000  -  9999 9000-9999 10000  -  14999 10000-14999 15000  -  19999 15000-19999 20000  -  24999 20000-24999 25000  -  49999 25000-49999 50000  -  99999999 50000+

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-6

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Q15-7

 Q15-6 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

(Excluding any income you already have mentioned) During 2003, did you receive any money in income from ...

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 1      Yes 0      No

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Q15-7

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 Q15-7 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

(Excluding any income you already have mentioned) During 2003, did you receive any money in income from ...

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 1      Yes    ...(Go To Q15-9) 0      No

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Q15-8

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 Q15-8 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[flag indicating if R has received income from own farm in 2003]==1
COMMENT: check if received farm income in previous year

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-9

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Q15-9A

 Q15-9 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

How much did you receive AFTER EXPENSES?

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Q15-9A

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 Q15-9A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[flag indicating that R is under 18, living with at least one parent, not married, not living with a partner, and has no children]==1
COMMENT: check if R is unemancipated as defined in Q15-1B

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-133

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Q15-9B

 Q15-9B [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[flag indicating if R has done any work for pay since date of last interview]==0
COMMENT: check if R reported no employers since DLI

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-10

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Q15U-3

 Q15U-3 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Did you receive any money from unemployment compensation in any months in 2003?

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 1      Yes    ...(Go To Q15U-4A) 0      No

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Q15-10

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 Q15U-4A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

For how many months during 2003 did you receive unemployment compensation?

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Q15U-5A

 Q15U-5A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

How much did you receive per week in the last month you received unemployment?

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Q15-10

 Q15-10 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

([marital status code]==1) || ([marital status code]==7) || ([flag indicating presence of spouse/partner in household]==1) || ([flag indicating presence of partner in household]==1)
COMMENT: Is R currently married with a spouse or has a partner

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-18

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Q15-32
 Lead-In: Q15-9B [1:1], Q15U-3 [Default], Q15U-5A [Default]

 Q15-18 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

During 2003, how much did your [R's spouse or partner] receive from wages, salary, commissions, or tips from all jobs -- military or civilian -- before deductions for taxes or anything else?

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Q15-20

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 Q15-20 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

... from [his/her] own farm?

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 1      Yes 0      No

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Q15-22

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 Q15-22 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

... or from [his/her] own non-farm business, partnership, or professional practice?

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 1      Yes 0      No

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Q15-23

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[Q15-20]==1 || [Q15-22]==1
COMMENT: Did R's spouse receive any income from own farm, or non-farm business, partnership or professional practice?

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-24

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Q15S-3

 Q15-24 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

How much did [he/she] receive AFTER EXPENSES?

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Q15S-3

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 Q15S-3 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Did your [R's spouse or partner] receive any money from unemployment compensation in any month in 2003?

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 1      Yes    ...(Go To Q15S-4A) 0      No

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Q15-32

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 Q15S-4A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

For how many months during 2003 did your [R's spouse or partner] receive unemployment compensation?

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Q15S-5A

 Q15S-5A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

How much did your [R's spouse or partner] receive per week in the last month she/he received unemployment compensation in 2003?

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Q15-32

 Q15-32 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[number of non-biological children in household]>=1
COMMENT: CHECK IF ANY NONBIO KIDS IN HH

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-33A

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Q15-32A
 Lead-In: Q15S-3 [Default], Q15-10 [Default], Q15S-5A [Default]

 Q15-32A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[current number of bio children on roster]>=1
COMMENT: CHECK IF ANY BIOLOGICAL KIDS

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-33A

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Q15F-3

 Q15-33A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Are [R or R's spouse or partner] currently legally entitled to receive child support payments through a court order or any other type of legal agreement?

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 1      Yes 0      No    ...(Go To Q15A-3) If  Answer  >=  -2  AND  Answer  <=  0  Then  GoTo      ...(Go To Q15A-3)

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Q15-33BA

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 Q15-33BA [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[marital status code]==1 || [marital status code]==7
COMMENT: spouse or partner is in household.

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-33C

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Q15-33FA

 Q15-33C [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Who is legally entitled to receive child support - [R or R's spouse or partner] or both of you?

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 1      Respondent  only 2      Respondent's  spouse/partner  only    ...(Go To Q15-33KC) 3      Respondent  and  spouse/partner

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Q15-33FA

 Q15-33FA [] Section 15: Income and Assets

What amount of child support for your children are you entitled to now?

(INTERVIEWER: ENTER TIME UNIT ON NEXT SCREEN.)

(ENTER AMOUNT:)

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Q15-33FAB

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 Q15-33FAB [] Section 15: Income and Assets

(IF NECESSARY PROBE: (Is/Was) that per month, per year, or what?)

(ENTER TIME UNIT OF AMOUNT:)

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 4      Per  Week 1      Per  month 2      Per  year 3      OTHER  (SPECIFY)

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Q15-33FB

 Q15-33FB [] Section 15: Income and Assets

How did you reach agreement on your most recent child support amount? Did you...(READ CATEGORIES)...?

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 1      Settle  the  amount  without  assistance 2      Settle  the  amount  with  assistance  from  attorneys 3      Settle  the  amount  by  court  order 4      OTHER  (SPECIFY)

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Q15-33FC

 Q15-33FC [] Section 15: Income and Assets

In what state was the court order or agreement filed?

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 1      ALABAMA 2      ALASKA 4      ARIZONA 5      ARKANSAS 6      CALIFORNIA 8      COLORADO 9      CONNECTICUT 10      DELAWARE 11      DISTRICT  OF  COLUMBIA 12      FLORIDA 13      GEORGIA 15      HAWAII 16      IDAHO 17      ILLINOIS 18      INDIANA 19      IOWA 20      KANSAS 21      KENTUCKY 22      LOUISIANA 23      MAINE 24      MARYLAND 25      MASSACHUSETTS 26      MICHIGAN 27      MINNESOTA 28      MISSISSIPPI 29      MISSOURI 30      MONTANA 31      NEBRASKA 32      NEVADA 33      NEW  HAMPSHIRE 34      NEW  JERSEY 35      NEW  MEXICO 36      NEW  YORK 37      NORTH  CAROLINA 38      NORTH  DAKOTA 39      OHIO 40      OKLAHOMA 41      OREGON 42      PENNSYLVANIA 44      RHODE  ISLAND 45      SOUTH  CAROLINA 46      SOUTH  DAKOTA 47      TENNESSEE 48      TEXAS 49      UTAH 50      VERMONT 51      VIRGINIA 53      WASHINGTON 54      WEST  VIRGINIA 55      WISCONSIN 56      WYOMING 0      NONE 999      OTHER    (SPECIFY)

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Q15-33FD

 Q15-33FD [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Were any type of state or county child support guidelines or schedule used to decide on the amount of child support?

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 1      YES 0      NO 2      (IF  VOLUNTEERED):  IN  PART

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Q15-33G

 Q15-33G [] Section 15: Income and Assets

How many of your children are legally entitled to child support under the current court order or agreement?

(ENTER NUMBER:)

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Q15-33H

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 Q15-33H [] Section 15: Income and Assets

In total how much in child support were you supposed to receive during 2003?

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Q15-33I

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 Q15-33I [] Section 15: Income and Assets

In total, how much in child support did you actually receive during 2003?

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Q15-33KC

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 Q15-33KC [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[Who is legally entitled to child support?]
COMMENT: Check to see if R's spouse is also legally entitled to child support ([Q15-33C]=2 or 3)

 1 1 2 2 3 3 4 4 5 5 6 6 7 7 8 8 9 9 10 10 0 0

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Q15A-3

 Q15-33L [] Section 15: Income and Assets

How many of your [R's spouse or partner]'s children are legally entitled to child support under [his/her] current court order or agreement?

(ENTER NUMBER)

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Q15-33LA

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 Q15-33LA [] Section 15: Income and Assets

In total how much in child support was your [R's spouse or partner] supposed to receive during 2003?

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Q15-33M

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 Q15-33M [] Section 15: Income and Assets

In total, how much in child support did your [R's spouse or partner] actually receive during 2003?

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Q15A-3

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 Q15A-3 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Did [R or R's spouse or partner] receive any general cash assistance to needy families, such as TANF or AFDC, in any months in 2003?

(INTERVIEWER : TANF, AFDC OR OTHER GENERAL CASH ASSISTANCE TO NEEDY FAMILIES DOES NOT INCLUDE FOOD STAMPS, SSI OR OTHER PAYMENTS BASED ON DISABILITY, OR TARGETED CASH PAYMENTS OR IN-KIND/NON-CASH RELIEF. INFORMATION ON FOOD STAMPS AND SSI WILL BE COLLECTED LATER.)

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 1      Yes    ...(Go To Q15A-4A) 0      No

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Q15F-3
 Lead-In: Q15-33A [-2:0], Q15-33KC [Default], Q15-33M [Default]

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 Q15A-4A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

For how many months during 2003 did [R or R's spouse or partner] receive TANF, AFDC, or any other general cash assistance to needy families?

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Q15A-5A

 Q15A-5A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

How much did [R or R's spouse or partner] receive per month in the last month [R or R's spouse or partner] received TANF, AFDC, or any other general cash assistance in 2003?

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Q15F-3

 Q15F-3 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Did [R or R's spouse or partner] receive government food stamps in any month in 2003?

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 1      Yes    ...(Go To Q15F-4A) 0      No

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Q15W-3
 Lead-In: Q15-32A [Default], Q15A-3 [Default], Q15A-5A [Default]

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 Q15F-4A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

For how many months did [R or R's spouse or partner] receive government food stamps in 2003?

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Q15F-5A

 Q15F-5A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

How much did [R or R's spouse or partner] receive per month in the last month [R or R's spouse or partner] received government food stamps in 2003?

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Q15W-3

 Q15W-3 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Did [R or R's spouse or partner] receive supplemental security income or public assistance, or welfare payments from local, state or federal government in 2003?

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 1      Yes    ...(Go To Q15W-4A) 0      No

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Q15-57A

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 Q15W-4A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

For how many months during 2003 did [R or R's spouse or partner] receive supplemental security income, public assistance, or welfare payments from local, state or federal government?

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Q15W-5A

 Q15W-5A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

How much did [R or R's spouse or partner] receive per month in the last month [R or R's spouse or partner] received supplemental security income, public assistance, or welfare payments from local, state or federal government in 2003?

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Q15-57A

 Q15-57A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[number of non-biological children in household]>=1
COMMENT: CHECK IF ANY NONBIO KIDS IN HH

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-58

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Q15-57B

 Q15-57B [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[current number of bio children on roster]>=1
COMMENT: CHECK IF ANY BIOLOGICAL KIDS

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-58

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Q15-58A

 Q15-58 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Did [R or R's spouse or partner] (or your children) receive any WIC benefits in 2003?

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 1      Yes 0      No

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Q15-58A

 Q15-58A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[flag indicating if R has been enrolled in school since the date of last interview]<1 || [flag indicating if R was ever enrolled in school]==0
COMMENT: Machine check: Did R report no school since DLI?

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-69

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Q15-58B

 Q15-58B [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[is R currently enrolled]==1 && [grade of school R currently enrolled in (code)]<13
COMMENT: Machine check: R is enrolled in 12th grade or less

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-69

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Q15-58C

 Q15-58C [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[is R currently enrolled]==1 && [grade of school R currently enrolled in (code)]>=13
COMMENT: Machine check: R is enrolled in college

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-58F

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Q15-58D

 Q15-58D [] Section 15: Income and Assets

COMMENT: Machine check: Has R had at least one year of college?

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-58F

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Q15-69

 Q15-58F [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[Has R ever enlisted in military?]==1
COMMENT: Machine check: R has been in military

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-59

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Q15-60

 Q15-59 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

During 2003, did [R or R's spouse or partner] receive any educational benefits for veterans under the G.I. Bill or V.E.A.P.?

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 1      Yes 0      No

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Q15-60

 Q15-60 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

During 2003, did [R or R's spouse or partner] receive any (other kinds of) scholarships, fellowships, or grants?

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 1      Yes 0      No

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Q15-69

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 Q15-69 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

During 2003, did [R or R's spouse or partner] receive any (other) veterans benefits, worker's compensation, disability payments, or payments from Social Security?

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 1      Yes    ...(Go To Q15-70) 0      No

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Q15-73
 Lead-In: Q15-58A [1:1], Q15-58B [1:1], Q15-58D [Default], Q15-60 [Default]

 Q15-70 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

What was the total amount of these (other) veterans benefits, worker's compensation, disability payments, or payments from Social Security [R or R's spouse or partner] received during 2003?

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Q15-73

 Q15-73 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[Residence of Respondent]==11 && [flag indicating if R's mother lives in R's household]==0 && [flag indicating if R's father resides in R's household]==0
COMMENT: R LIVING IN OWN DWELLING UNIT?

 1 YOUNG ADULT LIVES IN OWN DWELLING UNIT 0 YOUNG ADULT DOES NOT LIVE IN OWN DWELLING UNIT

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-116

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Q15-133

 Q15-116 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

During any part of 2003, did you live in public housing or did you (IF R LIVES WITH RELATIVES: and your family) receive a rent subsidy or pay a lower rent because the federal, state, or local government was paying part of the cost?

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 1      Yes 0      No

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Q15-117

 Q15-117 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Is this (house/apartment) owned or being bought by [R or R's spouse or partner]?

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 1      Yes 0      No

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Q15-133

 Q15-133 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Do [R or R's spouse or partner] own any motor vehicles that are primarily for personal use, including cars, motorcycles, trucks, a motor home or trailer?

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 1      Yes    ...(Go To Q15-134) 0      No

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Q15-134A
 Lead-In: Q15-9A [1:1], Q15-73 [Default], Q15-117 [Default]

 Q15-134 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Do [R or R's spouse or partner] owe any money on (this/these) motor vehicles?

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 1      Yes 0      No

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Q15-134A

 Q15-134A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[flag indicating that R is under 18, living with at least one parent, not married, not living with a partner, and has no children]==1
COMMENT: check if R is unemancipated as defined in Q15-1B

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-141

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Q15-138A

 Q15-138A [] Section 15: Income and Assets

(Aside from any debts you have already mentioned), Do [R or R's spouse or partner] owe any money on credit cards?

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 1      Yes    ...(Go To Q15-138B) 0      No

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Q15-140J

 Q15-138B [] Section 15: Income and Assets

Rounding to the nearest hundred dollars, how much do you owe altogether on your credit cards?

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Q15-140J

 Q15-140J [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[flag indicating if R's mother lives in R's household]==0 && [flag indicating if R's father resides in R's household]==0 && [flag indicating presence/absence of household members related to the R, other than spouse or children]==0
COMMENT: Machine check: Is R in HH with no adult family members (except possibly spouse/partner)?

 1 CONDITION APPLIES 0 CONDITION DOES NOT APPLY

 If  Answer  =  1  Then  GoTo   Q15-143

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Q15-140K

 Q15-140K [] Section 15: Income and Assets

[Residence of Respondent]
COMMENT: Machine Check: Branch on dwelling

 1 OPEN BAY OR TROOP BARRACKS 2 BACHELOR ENLISTED OR OFFICERS QUARTERS 3 DORMITORY, FRATERNITY OR SORORITY 4 HOSPITAL 5 JAIL 6 OTHER TEMPORARY QUARTERS 11 OWN DWELLING UNIT 12 ON-BASE MILITARY FAMILY HOUSING 13 OFF-BASE MILITARY FAMILY HOUSING 15 CONVENT, MONASTERY OR OTHER RELIGIOUS INSTITUTION 16 OTHER INDIVIDUAL QUARTERS 19 RESPONDENT IN PARENT'S HH (BOTH PARENTS PRESENT) 20 RESPONDENT IN MOTHER'S HH 21 RESPONDENT IN FATHER'S HH 22 RESPOPNDENT IN OTHER RELATIVE'S HH

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Q15-141

 Q15-141 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

During 2003, how much income did your family have from all sources? Please indicate income from any full or part-time jobs, temporary or seasonal work and services in the military, the military reserves or the National Guard, a farm, a business or professional partnership, Social Security, pensions, welfare, interest, gifts of anything else.

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 If  Answer  =  -2  Then  GoTo   Q15-142

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Q15-143

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 Q15-142 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

What is your best estimate of this amount? Please listen to these categories, and stop me on the category that is best.

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 1      \$1-\$5,000 2      \$5,001-\$10,000 3      \$10,001  -  \$25,000 4      \$25,001  -  \$50,000 5      \$50,001  -  \$100,000 6      \$100,001  \$250,000 7      More  than  \$250,000

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Q15-143

 Q15-143 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

How often [do you/does hour household] put off buying something you need - such as food, clothing, medical care, or housing - because you don't have money? Would you say...

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 1      Never 2      Rarely 3      Occasionally 4      Frequently 5      All  the  time

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Q15-144
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 Q15-144 [] Section 15: Income and Assets

During the past 12 months, how much difficulty [did you/did your household] have paying bills? Would you say...

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 1      no  difficulty  at  all 2      a  little  difficulty 3      some  difficulty 4      quite  a  bit  of  difficulty 5      a  great  deal  of  difficulty

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Q15-145