K. Last Job

K. Last Job module of HRS 2010

Start of K. Last Job
 
If MZ076 = NEW INTERVIEW »
 
   
 
If MJ005 != WORKING NOW and WORKING FOR PAY != YES »
 
     
   
MK003

WORK FOR PAY MORE THAN FEW MOS

HAVE YOU EVER WORKED FOR PAY FOR MORE THAN A FEW MONTHS?
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If WORK FOR PAY MORE THAN FEW MOS != 5 No and WORK FOR PAY MORE THAN FEW MOS was answered »
 
       
     
MK004

LAST WRKED WHEN-YR

WHEN DID YOU LAST WORK FOR PAY?
YEAR:
OR
YEARS AGO:
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If LAST WRKED WHEN-YR was not answered »
 
         
       
MK005

LAST WRKED WHEN-YRS AGO

(WHEN DID YOU LAST WORK FOR PAY?)
YEAR:
OR
YEARS AGO:
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If LAST WRKED WHEN-YR < 2 YEARS AGO or LAST WRKED WHEN-YRS AGO < 2 YEARS AGO »
 
         
       
MK006

LAST WRKED-MO

IN WHAT MONTH WAS THAT?
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If (LAST WRKED WHEN-YR was answered and LAST WRKED WHEN-YR = LESS THAN 20 YEARS AGO) or (LAST WRKED WHEN-YRS AGO was answered and LAST WRKED WHEN-YR = LESS THAN 20 YEARS AGO) »
 
         
       
MK007

SELF/OTHER EMPLOYED

THE NEXT QUESTIONS ARE ABOUT THE LAST JOB YOU HAD. WE'RE INTERESTED IN YOUR SITUATION NEAR THE END OF THIS JOB. DID YOU WORK FOR SOMEONE ELSE, WERE YOU SELF-EMPLOYED, OR WHAT?
» IF R SAYS, 'I RAN MY OWN BUSINESS' ENTER 'SELF-EMPLOYED'
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MK008

INDUSTRY - MASKED

^FLK008
         
       
MK010

TYPE WRK DONE - MASKED

WHAT SORT OF WORK DID YOU DO? (TELL ME A LITTLE MORE ABOUT WHAT YOU DID.)
         
       
MK011

HRS WRK PR WK

HOW MANY HOURS A WEEK DID YOU USUALLY WORK ^FLK011?
HOURS PER WEEK:
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If SELF/OTHER EMPLOYED != 2 Self-employed and MZ023 != 1.AHEAD (BORN BEFORE 1924) and MZ023 != 2. CODA (BORN 1924-1930) »
 
           
         
MK012

COULD REDUCE HRS IF WANTED

NOT COUNTING ANY OVERTIME HOURS, COULD YOU HAVE REDUCED THE NUMBER OF HOURS IN YOUR REGULAR WORK SCHEDULE?
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If COULD REDUCE HRS IF WANTED != 5 No and COULD REDUCE HRS IF WANTED was answered »
 
             
           
MK013

COULD REDUCE HRS IF WANTED- AFFECT PAY

COULD YOU HAVE REDUCED YOUR WORK HOURS BY QUITE A LOT, SAY TO HALF WHAT YOU USUALLY WORKED, WITHOUT AFFECTING EITHER YOUR HOURLY PAY RATE OR YOUR FRINGE BENEFITS?
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MK014

WKS WRK PR YR

» READ SLOWLY
COUNTING PAID VACATIONS AS WEEKS OF WORK, HOW MANY WEEKS A YEAR DID YOU USUALLY WORK?
# OF WEEKS:
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If SELF/OTHER EMPLOYED != 2 Self-employed and MZ023 != 1.AHEAD (BORN BEFORE 1924) and MZ023 != 2. CODA (BORN 1924-1930) »
 
           
         
MK039

LAST JOB SALARIED OR HOURLY

WERE YOU SALARIED ON THAT JOB, PAID BY THE HOUR, OR WHAT?
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MK015

EARNINGS WHEN LEFT

HOW MUCH WERE YOU EARNING, BEFORE DEDUCTIONS, WHEN YOU ^FLK015
» IF AMOUNT PER HOUR, ENTER BOTH DOLLARS AND CENTS
AMOUNT:
PER:
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If EARNINGS WHEN LEFT != 0 and EARNINGS WHEN LEFT was answered »
 
           
         
MK016

EARNINGS WHEN LEFT- PER

(HOW MUCH WERE YOU EARNING, BEFORE DEDUCTIONS, WHEN YOU ^FLK015)
AMOUNT: ^K015_
PER:
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If SELF/OTHER EMPLOYED != 2 Self-employed and MZ023 != 1.AHEAD (BORN BEFORE 1924) and MZ023 != 2. CODA (BORN 1924-1930) »
 
           
         
MK018

# OF EMPLOYEES AT LOCATION

ABOUT HOW MANY EMPLOYEES WORKED FOR THAT COMPANY OR ORGANIZATION AT THE LOCATION WHERE YOU WORKED?
» DO NOT PROBE DK/RF
# OF EMPLOYEES:
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If # OF EMPLOYEES AT LOCATION was not answered »
 
             
           
MK019

ESTIMATED # EMPLOYEES AT LOCATION

WAS IT FEWER THAN 5, 5 TO 14, 15 TO 24, 25 TO 99, 100 TO 499, OR 500 OR MORE?
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MK020

TOTAL # OF EMPLOYEES

ABOUT HOW MANY EMPLOYEES WORKED FOR THAT COMPANY OR ORGANIZATION AT ALL LOCATIONS?
» DO NOT PROBE DK/RF
^FLK020
^FLK020_2

# OF EMPLOYEES:
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If TOTAL # OF EMPLOYEES was not answered »
 
             
           
MK021

ESTIMATED TOTAL # EMPLOYEES

WAS IT FEWER THAN 5, 5 TO 14, 15 TO 24, 25 TO 99, 100 TO 499, OR 500 OR MORE?
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MK022

START WRK-YR

WHEN DID YOU START WORKING FOR ^FLTHATEMP?
YEAR:
OR
YEARS AGO:
OR
AT AGE:
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If START WRK-YR was not answered »
 
         
       
MK023

START WRK-YRS AGO

(WHEN DID YOU START WORKING FOR ^FLTHATEMP?)
YEAR:
OR
YEARS AGO:
OR
AT AGE:
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If START WRK-YRS AGO was assigned an EMPTY value »
 
           
         
MK024

START WRK- AT AGE

(WHEN DID YOU START WORKING FOR ^FLTHATEMP?)
YEAR:
OR
YEARS AGO:
OR
AT AGE:
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If (LAST WRKED WHEN-YR was answered and LAST WRKED WHEN-YR = LESS THAN 20 YEARS AGO) or (LAST WRKED WHEN-YRS AGO was answered and LAST WRKED WHEN-YR = LESS THAN 20 YEARS AGO) »
 
         
       
MK025

EARNINGS WHEN STARTED

HOW MUCH WERE YOU EARNING, BEFORE TAXES AND OTHER DEDUCTIONS, WHEN YOU STARTED?
» IF AMOUNT PER HOUR, ENTER BOTH DOLLARS AND CENTS
AMOUNT:
PER:
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If EARNINGS WHEN STARTED was answered and EARNINGS WHEN STARTED != 0 »
 
           
         
MK026

EARNINGS WHEN STARTED- PER

(HOW MUCH WERE YOU EARNING, BEFORE TAXES AND OTHER DEDUCTIONS, WHEN YOU STARTED?)
AMOUNT: ^K025_
PER:
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If SELF/OTHER EMPLOYED != 2 Self-employed and MZ023 != 1.AHEAD (BORN BEFORE 1924) and MZ023 != 2. CODA (BORN 1924-1930) »
 
           
         
MK028

UNION CONTRACT/EMPLOYEE CONTRACT

WERE YOU COVERED ON THAT JOB BY A UNION OR EMPLOYEE-ASSOCIATION CONTRACT?
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MK029

IF R WAS SELF-EMPLOYED: Why did you stop working at this business? IF R DID NOT REPORT THAT WAS SELF-EMPLOYED: Why did you leave that employer?

IF R WAS SELF-EMPLOYED: WHY DID YOU STOP WORKING AT THIS BUSINESS? IF R DID NOT REPORT THAT WAS SELF-EMPLOYED: WHY DID YOU LEAVE THAT EMPLOYER?

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MK031

INCLUDED IN PENSION PLAN

^FLK031 YOU INCLUDED IN A PENSION OR RETIREMENT PLAN, OR IN ANY TAX DEFERRED SAVINGS PLAN, THROUGH YOUR WORK WHEN YOU WORKED FOR ^FLTHATEMP?
»IF R MENTIONS IRA OR SOCIAL SECURITY, NOTE IN COMMENT BOX AND SAY:
I WILL ASK ABOUT THESE LATER IN THE INTERVIEW. HERE, I JUST WANT TO FIND OUT ABOUT
OTHER PLANS OPERATED THROUGH YOUR PREVIOUS ^FLBUSEMP.
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If INCLUDED IN PENSION PLAN != 5 No and INCLUDED IN PENSION PLAN was answered »
 
             
           
MK032

# PENSION PLANS

IN HOW MANY DIFFERENT PENSION PLANS WERE YOU INCLUDED ON THIS JOB?
1-8 PLANS
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If # PENSION PLANS = 98 »
 
               
             
MK033

ONE PLAN OR MORE

IS THIS JUST ONE PLAN OR MORE THAN ONE?
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MKW001

Was your plan Type A or Type B?

WAS YOUR PLAN TYPE A OR TYPE B?
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If Was your plan Type A or Type B? = 2 or Was your plan Type A or Type B? = 3 or Was your plan Type A or Type B? = 8 »
 
               
             
MKW002

IF TYPE B PLAN: How much money was in your account when you left that [business/employer]? OTHERWISE: For the part of your pension where money is accumulated in an account, how much money was in your account when you left that [business/employer]? [IWER: IF R SAYS 'DOES NOT HAVE AN ACCOUNT', ENTER [-2]] [IWER: DO NOT PROBE DK/RF]

IF TYPE B PLAN: HOW MUCH MONEY WAS IN YOUR ACCOUNT WHEN YOU LEFT THAT [BUSINESS/EMPLOYER]? OTHERWISE: FOR THE PART OF YOUR PENSION WHERE MONEY IS ACCUMULATED IN AN ACCOUNT, HOW MUCH MONEY WAS IN YOUR ACCOUNT WHEN YOU LEFT THAT [BUSINESS/EMPLOYER]? [IWER: IF R SAYS 'DOES NOT HAVE AN ACCOUNT', ENTER [-2]] [IWER: DO NOT PROBE DK/RF]
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If IF TYPE B PLAN: How much money was in your account when you left that [business/employer]? OTHERWISE: For the part of your pension where money is accumulated in an account, how much money was in your account when you left that [business/employer]? [IWER: IF R SAYS 'DOES NOT HAVE AN ACCOUNT', ENTER [-2]] [IWER: DO NOT PROBE DK/RF] was not answered »
 
                 
               
MKW003

Did it amount to a total of less than $____ , more than $____ , or what? PROCEDURES: 2Up1Down, 1Up2Down BREAKPOINTS: $5,000, $20,000, $50,000, $150,000 RANDOM ENTRY POINTS: $20,000, $50,000

DID IT AMOUNT TO A TOTAL OF LESS THAN $____ , MORE THAN $____ , OR WHAT? PROCEDURES: 2UP1DOWN, 1UP2DOWN BREAKPOINTS: $5,000, $20,000, $50,000, $150,000 RANDOM ENTRY POINTS: $20,000, $50,000
                 
             
MKW065

Could you have taken benefits as a cash settlement or a lump-sum payment?

COULD YOU HAVE TAKEN BENEFITS AS A CASH SETTLEMENT OR A LUMP-SUM PAYMENT?
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MKW008

How much money did you leave in the old plan?

HOW MUCH MONEY DID YOU LEAVE IN THE OLD PLAN?
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MKW063

How much money in total did you receive in installments or irregular payments in the last calendar year?

HOW MUCH MONEY IN TOTAL DID YOU RECEIVE IN INSTALLMENTS OR IRREGULAR PAYMENTS IN THE LAST CALENDAR YEAR?
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MKW009

How much is in that account now? [IWER: DO NOT PROBE DK/RF]

HOW MUCH IS IN THAT ACCOUNT NOW? [IWER: DO NOT PROBE DK/RF]
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MKW010

Does it amount to less than $____ , more than $____ , or what? PROCEDURES: 2Up1Down, 1Up2Down BREAKPOINTS: $10,000, $20,000, $50,000, $150,000 RANDOM ENTRY POINTS: $20,000, $50,000

DOES IT AMOUNT TO LESS THAN $____ , MORE THAN $____ , OR WHAT? PROCEDURES: 2UP1DOWN, 1UP2DOWN BREAKPOINTS: $10,000, $20,000, $50,000, $150,000 RANDOM ENTRY POINTS: $20,000, $50,000
               
             
MKW013

How much did you (convert to/purchase as) an annuity?

HOW MUCH DID YOU (CONVERT TO/PURCHASE AS) AN ANNUITY?
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MKW014

How old were you when you started receiving benefits?

HOW OLD WERE YOU WHEN YOU STARTED RECEIVING BENEFITS?
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MKW015

How much are the benefits per month or year? [IWER: IF BENEFITS HAVE NOT YET STARTED, RECORD WHAT BENEFITS WILL BE]

HOW MUCH ARE THE BENEFITS PER MONTH OR YEAR? [IWER: IF BENEFITS HAVE NOT YET STARTED, RECORD WHAT BENEFITS WILL BE]
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If How much are the benefits per month or year? [IWER: IF BENEFITS HAVE NOT YET STARTED, RECORD WHAT BENEFITS WILL BE] != 0 and How much are the benefits per month or year? [IWER: IF BENEFITS HAVE NOT YET STARTED, RECORD WHAT BENEFITS WILL BE] != 99999998 and How much are the benefits per month or year? [IWER: IF BENEFITS HAVE NOT YET STARTED, RECORD WHAT BENEFITS WILL BE] != 99999999 »
 
                 
               
MKW016

[IWER: PROBE IF NECESSARY] Is that per month or year? PER:

[IWER: PROBE IF NECESSARY] IS THAT PER MONTH OR YEAR? PER:
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MKW049

IF R IS MARRIED/PARTNERED (X065={1 or 3}): Will this payment continue only as long as you live, as long as either you or your [husband/wife/partner] live, is it for a fixed time period, or what? OTHERWISE: Will this payment continue as long as you live, is it for a fixed time period, or what?

IF R IS MARRIED/PARTNERED (X065={1 OR 3}): WILL THIS PAYMENT CONTINUE ONLY AS LONG AS YOU LIVE, AS LONG AS EITHER YOU OR YOUR [HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER] LIVE, IS IT FOR A FIXED TIME PERIOD, OR WHAT? OTHERWISE: WILL THIS PAYMENT CONTINUE AS LONG AS YOU LIVE, IS IT FOR A FIXED TIME PERIOD, OR WHAT?
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If IF R IS MARRIED/PARTNERED (X065={1 or 3}): Will this payment continue only as long as you live, as long as either you or your [husband/wife/partner] live, is it for a fixed time period, or what? OTHERWISE: Will this payment continue as long as you live, is it for a fixed time period, or what? = 3 »
 
                 
               
MKW051

What is that time period?

WHAT IS THAT TIME PERIOD?
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MKW054

If you or your [husband/wife/partner] should die, will the pension payments change, stay the same, or what?

IF YOU OR YOUR [HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER] SHOULD DIE, WILL THE PENSION PAYMENTS CHANGE, STAY THE SAME, OR WHAT?
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MKW018

How much did the rollover amount to?

HOW MUCH DID THE ROLLOVER AMOUNT TO?
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MKW056

How much money did you withdraw or how much was the lump sum or cash settlement you received?

HOW MUCH MONEY DID YOU WITHDRAW OR HOW MUCH WAS THE LUMP SUM OR CASH SETTLEMENT YOU RECEIVED?
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MKW057

What did you do with the money?

WHAT DID YOU DO WITH THE MONEY?
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If Was your plan Type A or Type B? = 1 TYPE A PLAN 2 TYPE B PLAN 3 BOTH PLAN TYPES 4 DK 5 RF or Was your plan Type A or Type B? = 3 or Was your plan Type A or Type B? = 8 »
 
               
             
MKW028

Are the benefits adjusted for changes in the cost of living?

ARE THE BENEFITS ADJUSTED FOR CHANGES IN THE COST OF LIVING?
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If Are the benefits adjusted for changes in the cost of living? = 1 YES 3 DK  »
 
                 
               
MKW059

Are the benefits adjusted automatically?

ARE THE BENEFITS ADJUSTED AUTOMATICALLY?
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MKW034

How many years altogether were you included in this plan?

HOW MANY YEARS ALTOGETHER WERE YOU INCLUDED IN THIS PLAN?
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If PROXY/SELF INTERVIEW = SELF »
 
                 
               
MKW035

At what age do you expect to start receiving (the rest of your) benefits from this plan?

AT WHAT AGE DO YOU EXPECT TO START RECEIVING (THE REST OF YOUR) BENEFITS FROM THIS PLAN?
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If At what age do you expect to start receiving (the rest of your) benefits from this plan? was answered and At what age do you expect to start receiving (the rest of your) benefits from this plan? != 96 »
 
                   
                 
MKW036

About how much do you expect these benefits to be, either as a percent of your pay when you left that job, or as an amount per month or year when you start receiving them?

ABOUT HOW MUCH DO YOU EXPECT THESE BENEFITS TO BE, EITHER AS A PERCENT OF YOUR PAY WHEN YOU LEFT THAT JOB, OR AS AN AMOUNT PER MONTH OR YEAR WHEN YOU START RECEIVING THEM?
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If About how much do you expect these benefits to be, either as a percent of your pay when you left that job, or as an amount per month or year when you start receiving them? = 1 PERCENT OF PAY 2 AMOUNT PER MONTH/YEAR 3 LUMP SUM 4 DK 5 RF  »
 
                     
                   
MKW037

[IWER: ENTER PERCENT OF FINAL PAY]

[IWER: ENTER PERCENT OF FINAL PAY]
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ElseIf About how much do you expect these benefits to be, either as a percent of your pay when you left that job, or as an amount per month or year when you start receiving them? = 2 »
 
                     
                   
MKW038

[IWER: PROBE IF NECESSARY] How much do you expect to receive?

[IWER: PROBE IF NECESSARY] HOW MUCH DO YOU EXPECT TO RECEIVE?
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If [IWER: PROBE IF NECESSARY] How much do you expect to receive? = 99999998 or [IWER: PROBE IF NECESSARY] How much do you expect to receive? = 99999999 »
 
                       
                     
MK133

Do you expect a total of less than $____ per month, more than $____ per month, or what? PROCEDURES: 2Up1Down, 1Up2Down BREAKPOINTS: $500, $1,000, $2,000, $3,000 RANDOM ENTRY POINTS: $1,000, $2,000

DO YOU EXPECT A TOTAL OF LESS THAN $____ PER MONTH, MORE THAN $____ PER MONTH, OR WHAT? PROCEDURES: 2UP1DOWN, 1UP2DOWN BREAKPOINTS: $500, $1,000, $2,000, $3,000 RANDOM ENTRY POINTS: $1,000, $2,000
                       
                   
If [IWER: PROBE IF NECESSARY] How much do you expect to receive? was answered »
 
                       
                     
MKW039

[IWER: PROBE IF NECESSARY] Is that per month or year? PER:

[IWER: PROBE IF NECESSARY] IS THAT PER MONTH OR YEAR? PER:
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Else
 
                     
                   
MKW041

[IWER: ENTER LUMP SUM AMOUNT]

[IWER: ENTER LUMP SUM AMOUNT]
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If How many years altogether were you included in this plan? !was assigned an EMPTY value »
 
                 
               
MKW042

What is the earliest age at which you could have left that job and begun to receive pension benefits from this plan?

WHAT IS THE EARLIEST AGE AT WHICH YOU COULD HAVE LEFT THAT JOB AND BEGUN TO RECEIVE PENSION BENEFITS FROM THIS PLAN?

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MK035

EVER ON LAYOFF/UNEMPLOYMENT

OVER THE LAST 10 YEARS, SINCE ^FL10YEARSAGO, HAVE YOU EVER BEEN ON TEMPORARY LAYOFF, OR UNEMPLOYED AND LOOKING FOR WORK?
» INCLUDE CURRENT PERIOD IF R IS NOW LOOKING FOR WORK
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If EVER ON LAYOFF/UNEMPLOYMENT was answered and EVER ON LAYOFF/UNEMPLOYMENT != 5 No »
 
             
           
MK036

EVER ON LAYOFF/UNEMPLOYMENT- # OF TIMES

HOW MANY TIMES HAVE YOU BEEN ON TEMPORARY LAYOFF OR UNEMPLOYED AND LOOKING FOR WORK?
# OF TIMES:
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MK038

ASSIST SECTION K

» HOW OFTEN DID R RECEIVE ASSISTANCE WITH ANSWERS IN SECTION K - LAST JOB?
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