M. Modules

M. Modules module of AHEAD 1995

Start of M. Modules
 
D5327

Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS. THEY ARE VERY SIMILAR TO QUESTIONS WE HAVE ALREADY ASKED YOU, BUT RESEARCHERS ARE INTERESTED IN HOW PEOPLE RESPOND WHEN THE QUESTIONS ARE CHANGED JUST A LITTLE.
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D5328

We need to understand difficulties people may have with various activities because of a health or physical problem. Please tell me whether you get help or have any difficulty doing each of the everyday activities that I read to you. If you never do that activity, just tell me so.

WE NEED TO UNDERSTAND DIFFICULTIES PEOPLE MAY HAVE WITH VARIOUS ACTIVITIES BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM. PLEASE TELL ME WHETHER YOU GET HELP OR HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY DOING EACH OF THE EVERYDAY ACTIVITIES THAT I READ TO YOU. IF YOU NEVER DO THAT ACTIVITY, JUST TELL ME SO.
 
D5331

Does anyone ever help you get across a room?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU GET ACROSS A ROOM?
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D5332

Do you get that help most of the time, some of the time, or only occasionally?

DO YOU GET THAT HELP MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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D5333

Do you ever use equipment or devices such as a cane, walker or wheelchair when crossing a room?

DO YOU EVER USE EQUIPMENT OR DEVICES SUCH AS A CANE, WALKER OR WHEELCHAIR WHEN CROSSING A ROOM?
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D5334M4

What equipment is that? CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY

WHAT EQUIPMENT IS THAT? CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY
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D5335

Do you usually use that equipment?

DO YOU USUALLY USE THAT EQUIPMENT?
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D5336

(Even when someone helps you) (Even when using the (equipment mentioned in M133c)) (Without any help or special equipment) Do you have any difficulty walking across the room?

(EVEN WHEN SOMEONE HELPS YOU) (EVEN WHEN USING THE (EQUIPMENT MENTIONED IN M133C)) (WITHOUT ANY HELP OR SPECIAL EQUIPMENT) DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY WALKING ACROSS THE ROOM?
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D5337

(Is that a little or a lot of difficulty?)

(IS THAT A LITTLE OR A LOT OF DIFFICULTY?)
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D5342

Does anyone ever help you dress, including putting on shoes and socks?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU DRESS, INCLUDING PUTTING ON SHOES AND SOCKS?
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D5343

Do you get that help most of the time, some of the time, or only occasionally?

DO YOU GET THAT HELP MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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D5344

Do you have any difficulty dressing

DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY DRESSING
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D5345

(Is that a little or a lot of difficulty?)

(IS THAT A LITTLE OR A LOT OF DIFFICULTY?)
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D5350

Does anyone ever help you bathe or shower?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU BATHE OR SHOWER?
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D5351

Do you get that help most of the time, some of the time, or only occasionally?

DO YOU GET THAT HELP MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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D5352

Do you have any difficulty bathing

DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY BATHING
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D5353

(Is that a little, or a lot of difficulty?)

(IS THAT A LITTLE, OR A LOT OF DIFFICULTY?)
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D5358

Does anyone ever help you eat, such as cutting up your food?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU EAT, SUCH AS CUTTING UP YOUR FOOD?
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D5359

Do you get that help most of the time, some of the time, or only occasionally?

DO YOU GET THAT HELP MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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D5360

Do you have any difficulty eating

DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY EATING
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D5361

(Is that a little or a lot of difficulty?)

(IS THAT A LITTLE OR A LOT OF DIFFICULTY?)
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D5366

Does anyone ever help you get in and out of bed?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU GET IN AND OUT OF BED?
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D5367

Do you have that help most of the time, some of the time, or only occasionally?

DO YOU HAVE THAT HELP MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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D5371

Do you ever use equipment or devices such as a rail, cane, walker, wheelchair or lift to help you get in and out of bed?

DO YOU EVER USE EQUIPMENT OR DEVICES SUCH AS A RAIL, CANE, WALKER, WHEELCHAIR OR LIFT TO HELP YOU GET IN AND OUT OF BED?
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D5372M3

What equipment is that? CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY

WHAT EQUIPMENT IS THAT? CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY
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D5373

Do you usually use that equipment?

DO YOU USUALLY USE THAT EQUIPMENT?
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D5374

Do you have any difficulty getting in and out of bed?

DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED?
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D5377

Does anyone ever help you use the toilet, including getting up and down?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU USE THE TOILET, INCLUDING GETTING UP AND DOWN?
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D5378

Do you get that help most of the time, some of the time, or only occasionally?

DO YOU GET THAT HELP MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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D5379

Do you have any difficulty using the toilet

DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY USING THE TOILET
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D5380

(Is that a little or a lot of difficulty?)

(IS THAT A LITTLE OR A LOT OF DIFFICULTY?)
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D5385

I have just a few more questions about how people are getting along financially these days. First, do you have any money in savings accounts? IWER: EXCLUDE CHECKING ACCOUNTS, MONEY MARKETS, MUTUAL FUNDS, ETC.

I HAVE JUST A FEW MORE QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW PEOPLE ARE GETTING ALONG FINANCIALLY THESE DAYS. FIRST, DO YOU HAVE ANY MONEY IN SAVINGS ACCOUNTS? IWER: EXCLUDE CHECKING ACCOUNTS, MONEY MARKETS, MUTUAL FUNDS, ETC.
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D5386

If you added up all such accounts, would the total right now amount to $1,000 or more?

IF YOU ADDED UP ALL SUCH ACCOUNTS, WOULD THE TOTAL RIGHT NOW AMOUNT TO $1,000 OR MORE?
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D5387

Would it amount to $10,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $10,000 OR MORE?
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If 5387 !was answered Don't know or RF »
 
   
 
D5388
   
 
D5389
   
 
D5390

Would it amount to $5,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $5,000 OR MORE?
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If Would it amount to $5,000 or more? !was answered Don't know or RF »
 
     
   
D5391

Would it amount to $2,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $2,000 OR MORE?
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D5392

Would it amount to $50,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $50,000 OR MORE?
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D5393

About how much did you and your household spend on everything in the past month? Please think about all bills such as rent, mortgage loan payments, utility and other bills, as well as all expenses such as food, clothing, transportation, entertainment and any other expenses you and your household may have. DO NOT PROBE DK OR RF AMOUNT:

ABOUT HOW MUCH DID YOU AND YOUR HOUSEHOLD SPEND ON EVERYTHING IN THE PAST MONTH? PLEASE THINK ABOUT ALL BILLS SUCH AS RENT, MORTGAGE LOAN PAYMENTS, UTILITY AND OTHER BILLS, AS WELL AS ALL EXPENSES SUCH AS FOOD, CLOTHING, TRANSPORTATION, ENTERTAINMENT AND ANY OTHER EXPENSES YOU AND YOUR HOUSEHOLD MAY HAVE. DO NOT PROBE DK OR RF AMOUNT:
 
D5394

Would the total amount be $2,000 or more in the past month?

WOULD THE TOTAL AMOUNT BE $2,000 OR MORE IN THE PAST MONTH?
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D5395

Was it $5,000 or more?

WAS IT $5,000 OR MORE?
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D5396

Was it $1,000 or more?

WAS IT $1,000 OR MORE?
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D5397

Was it $500 or more?

WAS IT $500 OR MORE?
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M2-0

Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS. THEY ARE VERY SIMILAR TO QUESTIONS WE HAVE ALREADY ASKED YOU, BUT RESEARCHERS ARE INTERESTED IN HOW PEOPLE RESPOND WHEN THE QUESTIONS ARE CHANGED JUST A LITTLE.
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M2-32

We need to understand difficulties people may have with various activities because of a health or physical problem.

WE NEED TO UNDERSTAND DIFFICULTIES PEOPLE MAY HAVE WITH VARIOUS ACTIVITIES BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM. PLEASE TELL ME WHETHER YOU GET HELP OR HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY DOING EACH OF THE EVERYDAY ACTIVITIES THAT I READ TO YOU. IF YOU NEVER DO THAT ACTIVITY, JUST TELL ME SO. M2-32A. [FIX]
 
M2-33

Does anyone ever help you get across a room?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU GET ACROSS A ROOM?
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M2-33a
 
M2-33b
 
M2-33c
 
M2-33d
 
M2-33e
 
M2-33f
 
M2-35a
 
M2-35b
 
M2-35c
 
M2-37

Does anyone ever help you bathe or shower?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU BATHE OR SHOWER?
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M2-37a
 
M2-37b
 
M2-37c
 
M2-39

Does anyone ever help you eat, such as cutting up your food?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU EAT, SUCH AS CUTTING UP YOUR FOOD?
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M2-39a
 
M2-39b
 
M2-39c
 
M2-41

Does anyone ever help you get in and out of bed?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU GET IN AND OUT OF BED?
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M2-41a
 
M2-43

Do you ever use equipment or devices such as a rail, cane, walker, wheelchair or lift to help you get in and out of bed?

DO YOU EVER USE EQUIPMENT OR DEVICES SUCH AS A RAIL, CANE, WALKER, WHEELCHAIR OR LIFT TO HELP YOU GET IN AND OUT OF BED?
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M2-43a
 
M2-43b
 
M2-43c
 
M2-43d
 
M2-44

Does anyone ever help you use the toilet, including getting up and down?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU USE THE TOILET, INCLUDING GETTING UP AND DOWN?
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M2-44a
 
M2-44b
 
If Do you have any difficulty using the toilet (WHEN SOMEONE IS HELPING YOU? / WITHOUT ANY HELP?) != (NO or DK or RF) »
 
   
 
M2-44c
   
D5468

If you added up all such accounts, would the total right now amount to $2,000 or more?

IF YOU ADDED UP ALL SUCH ACCOUNTS, WOULD THE TOTAL RIGHT NOW AMOUNT TO $2,000 OR MORE?
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D5469

Would it amount to $10,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $10,000 OR MORE?
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D5470

Would it amount to $5,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $5,000 OR MORE?
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D5471

Would it amount to $50,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $50,000 OR MORE?
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D5472

Would it amount to $20,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $20,000 OR MORE?
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D5473

Would it amount to $200,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $200,000 OR MORE?
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D5474

Would it amount to $1,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $1,000 OR MORE?
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If If you added up all such accounts, would the total right now amount to $2,000 or more? !was answered Don't know or RF »
 
   
 
D5469

Would it amount to $10,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $10,000 OR MORE?
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D5470

Would it amount to $5,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $5,000 OR MORE?
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D5471

Would it amount to $50,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $50,000 OR MORE?
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If Would it amount to $50,000 or more? != (DK or RF) »
 
     
   
D5472

Would it amount to $20,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $20,000 OR MORE?
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D5473

Would it amount to $200,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $200,000 OR MORE?
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D5474

Would it amount to $1,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $1,000 OR MORE?
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D5475
 
D5476

Would the total amount be $500 or more in the past month?

WOULD THE TOTAL AMOUNT BE $500 OR MORE IN THE PAST MONTH?
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D5477

Was it $1,000 or more?

WAS IT $1,000 OR MORE?
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D5478

Was it $2,000 or more?

WAS IT $2,000 OR MORE?
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D5479

Was it $5,000 or more?

WAS IT $5,000 OR MORE?
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D5487

Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS. THEY ARE VERY SIMILAR TO QUESTIONS WE HAVE ALREADY ASKED YOU, BUT RESEARCHERS ARE INTERESTED IN HOW PEOPLE RESPOND WHEN THE QUESTIONS ARE CHANGED JUST A LITTLE.
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D5488

These questions are about how well you are able to do certain activities--by yourself and without using special equipment.

THESE QUESTIONS ARE ABOUT HOW WELL YOU ARE ABLE TO DO CERTAIN ACTIVITIES--BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT.
 
D5489

Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty bathing or showering?

BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY BATHING OR SHOWERING?
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D5490

Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
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D5491

Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty dressing?

BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY DRESSING?
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D5492

Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
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D5493

(Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) eating?

(BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY) EATING?
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D5494

Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
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D5495

(Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) getting in and out of bed or chairs?

(BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY) GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS?
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D5496

Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
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D5497

Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty walking?

BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY WALKING?
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D5498

Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
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D5499

(Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) using the toilet, including getting to the toilet?

(BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM, DO YOU HAVE ANY DIFFICULTY) USING THE TOILET, INCLUDING GETTING TO THE TOILET?
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D5500

Is this because of a health or physical problem?

IS THIS BECAUSE OF A HEALTH OR PHYSICAL PROBLEM?
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If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty bathing or showering? != (5 or DK or RF) and (D5489 != 6 or D5490 != (5 or DK or RF)) »
 
   
 
D5505

By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have bathing or showering--some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE BATHING OR SHOWERING--SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
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D5506

When you do not have help or use special equipment, is bathing or showering by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS BATHING OR SHOWERING BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
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D5507

(When you do not have help or use special equipment,) does bathing or showering take a long time?

(WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT,) DOES BATHING OR SHOWERING TAKE A LONG TIME?
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D5508

Is bathing or showering very painful?

IS BATHING OR SHOWERING VERY PAINFUL?
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D5509

Do you receive help from another person in bathing or showering?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN BATHING OR SHOWERING?
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D5510

By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have dressing--some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE DRESSING--SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
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D5511

When you do not have help or use special equipment, is dressing by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS DRESSING BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
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D5512

Does dressing take a long time?

DOES DRESSING TAKE A LONG TIME?
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D5513

Is dressing very painful?

IS DRESSING VERY PAINFUL?
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D5514

Do you receive help from another person in dressing?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN DRESSING?
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If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) eating? != (5 or DK or RF) and (D5493 != 6 or D5494 != (5 or DK or RF)) »
 
   
 
D5516

By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have eating--some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE EATING--SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
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D5517

When you do not have help or use special equipment, is eating by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS EATING BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
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D5518

Does eating take a long time?

DOES EATING TAKE A LONG TIME?
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D5519

Is eating very painful?

IS EATING VERY PAINFUL?
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D5520

Do you receive help from another person in eating?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN EATING?
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If (Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty) getting in and out of bed or chairs? != (5 or DK or RF) and (D5495 != 6 or D5496 != (5 or DK or RF)) »
 
   
 
D5521

By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have getting in or out of bed or chairs--some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE GETTING IN OR OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS--SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
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D5522

When you do not have help or use special equipment, is getting in and out of bed or chairs by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
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D5523

Does getting in and out of bed or chairs take a long time?

DOES GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS TAKE A LONG TIME?
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D5524

Is getting in and out of bed or chairs very painful?

IS GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS VERY PAINFUL?
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D5525

Do you receive help from another person in getting in and out of bed or chairs?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN GETTING IN AND OUT OF BED OR CHAIRS?
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If Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty walking? != (5 or DK or RF) and (D5497 != 6 or D5498 != (5 or DK or RF)) »
 
   
 
D5526

By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have walking--some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE WALKING--SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
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D5527

When you do not have help or use special equipment, is walking by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS WALKING BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
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D5528

Does walking take a long time?

DOES WALKING TAKE A LONG TIME?
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D5529

Is walking very painful?

IS WALKING VERY PAINFUL?
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D5530

Do you receive help from another person in walking?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN WALKING?
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D5531

By yourself and without using special equipment, how much difficulty do you have using the toilet--some, a lot, or are you unable to do it?

BY YOURSELF AND WITHOUT USING SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, HOW MUCH DIFFICULTY DO YOU HAVE USING THE TOILET--SOME, A LOT, OR ARE YOU UNABLE TO DO IT?
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D5532

When you do not have help or use special equipment, is using the toilet, including getting to the toilet by yourself very tiring?

WHEN YOU DO NOT HAVE HELP OR USE SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, IS USING THE TOILET, INCLUDING GETTING TO THE TOILET BY YOURSELF VERY TIRING?
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D5533

Does using the toilet, including getting to the toilet by yourself take a long time?

DOES USING THE TOILET, INCLUDING GETTING TO THE TOILET BY YOURSELF TAKE A LONG TIME?
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D5534

Is it very painful?

IS IT VERY PAINFUL?
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D5535

Do you receive help from another person in using the toilet, including getting to the toilet?

DO YOU RECEIVE HELP FROM ANOTHER PERSON IN USING THE TOILET, INCLUDING GETTING TO THE TOILET?
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D5540

I have just a few more questions about how people are getting along financially these days. First, do you have any money in savings accounts? IWER: EXCLUDE CHECKING ACCOUNTS, MONEY MARKETS, MUTUAL FUNDS, ETC.

I HAVE JUST A FEW MORE QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW PEOPLE ARE GETTING ALONG FINANCIALLY THESE DAYS. FIRST, DO YOU HAVE ANY MONEY IN SAVINGS ACCOUNTS? IWER: EXCLUDE CHECKING ACCOUNTS, MONEY MARKETS, MUTUAL FUNDS, ETC.
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D5541

If you added up all such accounts, would the total right now amount to $5,000 or more?

IF YOU ADDED UP ALL SUCH ACCOUNTS, WOULD THE TOTAL RIGHT NOW AMOUNT TO $5,000 OR MORE?
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If If you added up all such accounts, would the total right now amount to $5,000 or more? != (DK or RF) »
 
   
 
D5542

Would it amount to $1,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $1,000 OR MORE?
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D5543

Would it amount to $2,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $2,000 OR MORE?
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D5544

Would it amount to $50,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $50,000 OR MORE?
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If Would it amount to $50,000 or more? != (DK or RF) »
 
     
   
D5545

Would it amount to $10,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $10,000 OR MORE?
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D5546

Would it amount to $20,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $20,000 OR MORE?
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D5547

Would it amount to $200,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $200,000 OR MORE?
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D5548

Think about how much you and your household spent on everything in the past month. Please think about all bills such as rent, mortgage loan payments, utility and other bills, as well as all expenses such as food, clothing, transportation, entertainment and any other expenses you and your household may have. Would the total amount be $1,000 or more in the past month?

THINK ABOUT HOW MUCH YOU AND YOUR HOUSEHOLD SPENT ON EVERYTHING IN THE PAST MONTH. PLEASE THINK ABOUT ALL BILLS SUCH AS RENT, MORTGAGE LOAN PAYMENTS, UTILITY AND OTHER BILLS, AS WELL AS ALL EXPENSES SUCH AS FOOD, CLOTHING, TRANSPORTATION, ENTERTAINMENT AND ANY OTHER EXPENSES YOU AND YOUR HOUSEHOLD MAY HAVE. WOULD THE TOTAL AMOUNT BE $1,000 OR MORE IN THE PAST MONTH?
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D5549

Would the total amount be $2,000 or more in the past month?

WOULD THE TOTAL AMOUNT BE $2,000 OR MORE IN THE PAST MONTH?
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D5550

Was it $5,000 or more?

WAS IT $5,000 OR MORE?
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D5551

Was it $500 or more?

WAS IT $500 OR MORE?
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D5563

Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. These questions are about how safe you feel in your community. IWER: IF R IS IN NURSING HOME/HEALTH CARE FACILITY, THESE QUESTIONS REFER TO THAT FACILITY.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS. THESE QUESTIONS ARE ABOUT HOW SAFE YOU FEEL IN YOUR COMMUNITY. IWER: IF R IS IN NURSING HOME/HEALTH CARE FACILITY, THESE QUESTIONS REFER TO THAT FACILITY.
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D5564

How safe do you think your neighborhood is from crime and criminals-- would you say, very safe, reasonably safe, somewhat unsafe or very unsafe?

HOW SAFE DO YOU THINK YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD IS FROM CRIME AND CRIMINALS-- WOULD YOU SAY, VERY SAFE, REASONABLY SAFE, SOMEWHAT UNSAFE OR VERY UNSAFE?
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D5565

How safe would you feel if you were out alone in your neighborhood during the day -- very safe, reasonably safe, somewhat unsafe, or very unsafe?

HOW SAFE WOULD YOU FEEL IF YOU WERE OUT ALONE IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD DURING THE DAY -- VERY SAFE, REASONABLY SAFE, SOMEWHAT UNSAFE, OR VERY UNSAFE?
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D5567

How about in (your home/the nursing home/the health care facility) at night - do you feel safe and secure or not?

HOW ABOUT IN (YOUR HOME/THE NURSING HOME/THE HEALTH CARE FACILITY) AT NIGHT - DO YOU FEEL SAFE AND SECURE OR NOT?
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D5568

In general, have you changed where you go or what you do outside (your home/the nursing home/the health care facility) in the last two years because of concern about crime?

IN GENERAL, HAVE YOU CHANGED WHERE YOU GO OR WHAT YOU DO OUTSIDE (YOUR HOME/THE NURSING HOME/THE HEALTH CARE FACILITY) IN THE LAST TWO YEARS BECAUSE OF CONCERN ABOUT CRIME?
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D5569

Next I have some questions about how likely you think various events might be. When I ask a question I'd like for you to give me a number from 0 to 100, where "0" means that there is absolutely no chance, and "100" means that you think the event is absolutely sure to happen.

NEXT I HAVE SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW LIKELY YOU THINK VARIOUS EVENTS MIGHT BE. WHEN I ASK A QUESTION I'D LIKE FOR YOU TO GIVE ME A NUMBER FROM 0 TO 100, WHERE "0" MEANS THAT THERE IS ABSOLUTELY NO CHANCE, AND "100" MEANS THAT YOU THINK THE EVENT IS ABSOLUTELY SURE TO HAPPEN.
 
D5570

What do you think are the chances that someone will physically attack you or threaten and try to hurt you during the next year? absolutely no chance 0----10----20----30----40----50----60----70----80----90----100 absolutely certain

WHAT DO YOU THINK ARE THE CHANCES THAT SOMEONE WILL PHYSICALLY ATTACK YOU OR THREATEN AND TRY TO HURT YOU DURING THE NEXT YEAR?

ABSOLUTELY NO CHANCE 0----10----20----30----40----50----60----70----80----90----100 ABSOLUTELY CERTAIN
 
D5571

What do you think are the chances that someone will break in or somehow illegally enter and steal something of yours during the next year? absolutely no chance 0----10----20----30----40----50----60----70----80----90----100 absolutely certain

WHAT DO YOU THINK ARE THE CHANCES THAT SOMEONE WILL BREAK IN OR SOMEHOW ILLEGALLY ENTER AND STEAL SOMETHING OF YOURS DURING THE NEXT YEAR?

ABSOLUTELY NO CHANCE 0----10----20----30----40----50----60----70----80----90----100 ABSOLUTELY CERTAIN
 
D5572

What are the chances that you might move out of this (neighborhood/nursing home/health care facility) within the next 2 years because of concern about crime? absolutely no chance 0----10----20----30----40----50----60----70----80----90----100 absolutely certain

WHAT ARE THE CHANCES THAT YOU MIGHT MOVE OUT OF THIS (NEIGHBORHOOD/NURSING HOME/HEALTH CARE FACILITY) WITHIN THE NEXT 2 YEARS BECAUSE OF CONCERN ABOUT CRIME?

ABSOLUTELY NO CHANCE 0----10----20----30----40----50----60----70----80----90----100 ABSOLUTELY CERTAIN
 
If NOT includes NURSING HOME
 
   
 
D5573

We're interested in learning how many people do something in particular to keep out thieves or intruders. Have you added to your home any special devices such as dead bolt locks, electronic timers for lights, or an alarm system?

WE'RE INTERESTED IN LEARNING HOW MANY PEOPLE DO SOMETHING IN PARTICULAR TO KEEP OUT THIEVES OR INTRUDERS. HAVE YOU ADDED TO YOUR HOME ANY SPECIAL DEVICES SUCH AS DEAD BOLT LOCKS, ELECTRONIC TIMERS FOR LIGHTS, OR AN ALARM SYSTEM?
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D5574

During the past two years, have you (or anyone in your family living here) been the victim of a crime against you or your property?

DURING THE PAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU (OR ANYONE IN YOUR FAMILY LIVING HERE) BEEN THE VICTIM OF A CRIME AGAINST YOU OR YOUR PROPERTY?
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D5575

I have just a few more questions about how people are getting along financially these days. First, do you have any money in savings accounts? IWER: EXCLUDE CHECKING ACCOUNTS, MONEY MARKETS, MUTUAL FUNDS, ETC.

I HAVE JUST A FEW MORE QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW PEOPLE ARE GETTING ALONG FINANCIALLY THESE DAYS. FIRST, DO YOU HAVE ANY MONEY IN SAVINGS ACCOUNTS? IWER: EXCLUDE CHECKING ACCOUNTS, MONEY MARKETS, MUTUAL FUNDS, ETC.
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D5576

If you added up all such accounts, would the total right now amount to $10,000 or more?

IF YOU ADDED UP ALL SUCH ACCOUNTS, WOULD THE TOTAL RIGHT NOW AMOUNT TO $10,000 OR MORE?
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If If you added up all such accounts, would the total right now amount to $10,000 or more? != (DK or RF) »
 
   
 
D5577

Would it amount to $2,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $2,000 OR MORE?
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If Would it amount to $2,000 or more? != (DK RF) »
 
     
   
D5578

Would it amount to $1,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $1,000 OR MORE?
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D5579

Would it amount to $5,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $5,000 OR MORE?
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D5580

Would it amount to $50,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $50,000 OR MORE?
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If Would it amount to $50,000 or more? != (DK or RF) »
 
       
     
D5581

Would it amount to $20,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $20,000 OR MORE?
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D5582

Would it amount to $200,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $200,000 OR MORE?
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D5583

Think about how much you and your household spent on everything in the past month. Please think about all bills such as rent, mortgage loan payments, utility and other bills, as well as all expenses such as food, clothing, transportation, entertainment and any other expenses you and your household may have. Would the total amount be $5,000 or more in the past month?

THINK ABOUT HOW MUCH YOU AND YOUR HOUSEHOLD SPENT ON EVERYTHING IN THE PAST MONTH. PLEASE THINK ABOUT ALL BILLS SUCH AS RENT, MORTGAGE LOAN PAYMENTS, UTILITY AND OTHER BILLS, AS WELL AS ALL EXPENSES SUCH AS FOOD, CLOTHING, TRANSPORTATION, ENTERTAINMENT AND ANY OTHER EXPENSES YOU AND YOUR HOUSEHOLD MAY HAVE. WOULD THE TOTAL AMOUNT BE $5,000 OR MORE IN THE PAST MONTH?
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D5584

Would the total amount be $2,000 or more in the past month?

WOULD THE TOTAL AMOUNT BE $2,000 OR MORE IN THE PAST MONTH?
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D5585

Was it $1,000 or more?

WAS IT $1,000 OR MORE?
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D5586

Was it $500 or more?

WAS IT $500 OR MORE?
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D5598

Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS.
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D5599

I have just a few more questions about how people are getting along financially these days. First, do you have any money in savings accounts? IWER: EXCLUDE CHECKING ACCOUNTS, MONEY MARKETS, MUTUAL FUNDS, ETC.

I HAVE JUST A FEW MORE QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW PEOPLE ARE GETTING ALONG FINANCIALLY THESE DAYS. FIRST, DO YOU HAVE ANY MONEY IN SAVINGS ACCOUNTS? IWER: EXCLUDE CHECKING ACCOUNTS, MONEY MARKETS, MUTUAL FUNDS, ETC.
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D5600M1
 
D5601

How often do you have trouble with waking up during the night? Would you say most of the time, sometimes, or rarely or never?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU HAVE TROUBLE WITH WAKING UP DURING THE NIGHT? WOULD YOU SAY MOST OF THE TIME, SOMETIMES, OR RARELY OR NEVER?
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D5602M1
 
D5603

How often do you feel really rested when you wake up in the morning? Would you say most of the time, sometimes, or rarely or never?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL REALLY RESTED WHEN YOU WAKE UP IN THE MORNING? WOULD YOU SAY MOST OF THE TIME, SOMETIMES, OR RARELY OR NEVER?
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D5604

How often do you have trouble with waking up too early and not being able to fall asleep again? Would you say most of the time, sometimes, or rarely or never?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU HAVE TROUBLE WITH WAKING UP TOO EARLY AND NOT BEING ABLE TO FALL ASLEEP AGAIN? WOULD YOU SAY MOST OF THE TIME, SOMETIMES, OR RARELY OR NEVER?
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D5605

How often are you so sleepy during the day that you fall asleep unintentionally? Would you say most of the time, sometimes, or rarely or never?

HOW OFTEN ARE YOU SO SLEEPY DURING THE DAY THAT YOU FALL ASLEEP UNINTENTIONALLY? WOULD YOU SAY MOST OF THE TIME, SOMETIMES, OR RARELY OR NEVER?
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D5606

When you are sleeping, how often do you snore loudly or has someone told you that you snore loudly? Would you say most of the time, sometimes, or rarely or never?

WHEN YOU ARE SLEEPING, HOW OFTEN DO YOU SNORE LOUDLY OR HAS SOMEONE TOLD YOU THAT YOU SNORE LOUDLY? WOULD YOU SAY MOST OF THE TIME, SOMETIMES, OR RARELY OR NEVER?
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D5607

How frequently do you take any medication to help you sleep? Would you say most of the time, sometimes, or rarely or never?

HOW FREQUENTLY DO YOU TAKE ANY MEDICATION TO HELP YOU SLEEP? WOULD YOU SAY MOST OF THE TIME, SOMETIMES, OR RARELY OR NEVER?
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D5610
 
D5611
 
D5612
 
D5613
 
D5614

If you added up all such accounts, would the total right now amount to $20,000 or more?

IF YOU ADDED UP ALL SUCH ACCOUNTS, WOULD THE TOTAL RIGHT NOW AMOUNT TO $20,000 OR MORE?
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If If you added up all such accounts, would the total right now amount to $20,000 or more? != (DK or RF) »
 
   
 
D5615

Would it amount to $5,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $5,000 OR MORE?
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D5616

Would it amount to $1,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $1,000 OR MORE?
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D5617

Would it amount to $2,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $2,000 OR MORE?
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D5618

Would it amount to $10,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $10,000 OR MORE?
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D5619

Would it amount to $50,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $50,000 OR MORE?
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D5620

Would it amount to $200,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $200,000 OR MORE?
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D5621

Think about how much you and your household spent on everything in the past month. Please think about all bills such as rent, mortgage loan payments, utility and other bills, as well as all expenses such as food, clothing, transportation, entertainment and any other expenses you and your household may have. Would the total amount be $500 or more in the past month?

THINK ABOUT HOW MUCH YOU AND YOUR HOUSEHOLD SPENT ON EVERYTHING IN THE PAST MONTH. PLEASE THINK ABOUT ALL BILLS SUCH AS RENT, MORTGAGE LOAN PAYMENTS, UTILITY AND OTHER BILLS, AS WELL AS ALL EXPENSES SUCH AS FOOD, CLOTHING, TRANSPORTATION, ENTERTAINMENT AND ANY OTHER EXPENSES YOU AND YOUR HOUSEHOLD MAY HAVE. WOULD THE TOTAL AMOUNT BE $500 OR MORE IN THE PAST MONTH?
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D5622

Would the total amount be $1,000 or more in the past month?

WOULD THE TOTAL AMOUNT BE $1,000 OR MORE IN THE PAST MONTH?
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D5623

Was it $2,000 or more?

WAS IT $2,000 OR MORE?
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D5624

Was it $5,000 or more?

WAS IT $5,000 OR MORE?
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D5635
 
D5636

Although we have finished the interview, the computer has chosen a few additional experimental questions for each respondent. These questions are about health care decisions in a situation where a person is unable to make those decisions themselves.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, THE COMPUTER HAS CHOSEN A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS FOR EACH RESPONDENT. THESE QUESTIONS ARE ABOUT HEALTH CARE DECISIONS IN A SITUATION WHERE A PERSON IS UNABLE TO MAKE THOSE DECISIONS THEMSELVES.
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D5637

Is there someone that you would trust to make health care decisions for you if you could not make them for yourself?

IS THERE SOMEONE THAT YOU WOULD TRUST TO MAKE HEALTH CARE DECISIONS FOR YOU IF YOU COULD NOT MAKE THEM FOR YOURSELF?
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D5638M4

Who would that be? (What is this person's relationship to you?) CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY

WHO WOULD THAT BE? (WHAT IS THIS PERSON'S RELATIONSHIP TO YOU?) CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY
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D5639M2
 
D5641

Have you talked with (this person/these persons) about what type of care you would want if you couldn't make decisions for yourself?

HAVE YOU TALKED WITH (THIS PERSON/THESE PERSONS) ABOUT WHAT TYPE OF CARE YOU WOULD WANT IF YOU COULDN'T MAKE DECISIONS FOR YOURSELF?
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D5642

Is there anyone else you have talked with about this? THE TYPE OF CARE R WANTS

IS THERE ANYONE ELSE YOU HAVE TALKED WITH ABOUT THIS? THE TYPE OF CARE R WANTS
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If Is there someone that you would trust to make health care decisions for you if you could not make them for yourself? != 1 YES »
 
   
 
D5643

Is there anyone you have talked with about what type of care you would want if you couldn't make decisions for yourself?

IS THERE ANYONE YOU HAVE TALKED WITH ABOUT WHAT TYPE OF CARE YOU WOULD WANT IF YOU COULDN'T MAKE DECISIONS FOR YOURSELF?
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D5644

What is that person's relationship to you?

WHAT IS THAT PERSON'S RELATIONSHIP TO YOU?
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If NOT 2ND HOUSEHOLD »
 
     
   
D5645M1
     
 
D5646M1

(Which child is that?) CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY IF GRANDCHILD: (Which of your children is the parent of that grandchild?)

(WHICH CHILD IS THAT?) CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY IF GRANDCHILD: (WHICH OF YOUR CHILDREN IS THE PARENT OF THAT GRANDCHILD?)
   
D5647

Have you made any legal arrangements for someone to make decisions about your care or medical treatment if you become unable to make those decisions yourself? This is sometimes called a Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care.

HAVE YOU MADE ANY LEGAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR SOMEONE TO MAKE DECISIONS ABOUT YOUR CARE OR MEDICAL TREATMENT IF YOU BECOME UNABLE TO MAKE THOSE DECISIONS YOURSELF? THIS IS SOMETIMES CALLED A DURABLE POWER OF ATTORNEY FOR HEALTH CARE.
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D5648

Who has that authority? (What is this person's relationship to you?)

WHO HAS THAT AUTHORITY? (WHAT IS THIS PERSON'S RELATIONSHIP TO YOU?)
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If NOT 2ND HOUSEHOLD »
 
   
 
D5649M1
   
If D5649 NOT ANSWERED and NOT ANSWERED »
 
   
 
D5650M1

(Which child is that?) CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY IF GRANDCHILD: (Which of your children is the parent of that grandchild?)

(WHICH CHILD IS THAT?) CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY IF GRANDCHILD: (WHICH OF YOUR CHILDREN IS THE PARENT OF THAT GRANDCHILD?)
   
 
If NOT 2ND HOUSEHOLD »
 
     
   
D5651

Who do you think is most likely to make decisions about your health care if you are unable to do so? (What is that person's relationship to you?)

WHO DO YOU THINK IS MOST LIKELY TO MAKE DECISIONS ABOUT YOUR HEALTH CARE IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO DO SO? (WHAT IS THAT PERSON'S RELATIONSHIP TO YOU?)
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D5653M2

(Which child is that?) CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY IF GRANDCHILD: (Which of your children is the parent of that grandchild?)

(WHICH CHILD IS THAT?) CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY IF GRANDCHILD: (WHICH OF YOUR CHILDREN IS THE PARENT OF THAT GRANDCHILD?)
   
D5654

Do you have written instructions about the type of medical treatment you would want to receive if you were unconcious or somehow unable to communicate?

DO YOU HAVE WRITTEN INSTRUCTIONS ABOUT THE TYPE OF MEDICAL TREATMENT YOU WOULD WANT TO RECEIVE IF YOU WERE UNCONCIOUS OR SOMEHOW UNABLE TO COMMUNICATE?
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D5655

Do you think your family or friends would have any problem in following your wishes?

DO YOU THINK YOUR FAMILY OR FRIENDS WOULD HAVE ANY PROBLEM IN FOLLOWING YOUR WISHES?
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D5656

Do you think your personal physician would have any problem in following your wishes?

DO YOU THINK YOUR PERSONAL PHYSICIAN WOULD HAVE ANY PROBLEM IN FOLLOWING YOUR WISHES?
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D5657

Now I'd like to describe a specific situation and get your opinion about it. Here is the situation: A married woman in her 80s is told by her doctor that she has a life-threatening form of cancer.

NOW I'D LIKE TO DESCRIBE A SPECIFIC SITUATION AND GET YOUR OPINION ABOUT IT. HERE IS THE SITUATION: A MARRIED WOMAN IN HER 80S IS TOLD BY HER DOCTOR THAT SHE HAS A LIFE-THREATENING FORM OF CANCER.
 
D5658

The doctor tells her that without any treatment she is likely to die within the next few months. He describes a 4-month treatment plan aimed at delaying the spread of the cancer. The treatment itself would make her fairly uncomfortable, and she would have to rely on others for personal care during the treatment. The treatment costs are fairly high ~IF 5634(1) but Medicare will pay most of the costs. ~Else and the woman and her husband will have to pay most of the costs. They could afford to do so but it would it would take almost all of their savings. The doctor tells her that, with the treatment, she stands a (20% / 60%) chance of living 2 or 3 good years after completing the treatment. Do you think she should agree to the treatment?

THE DOCTOR TELLS HER THAT WITHOUT ANY TREATMENT SHE IS LIKELY TO DIE WITHIN THE NEXT FEW MONTHS. HE DESCRIBES A 4-MONTH TREATMENT PLAN AIMED AT DELAYING THE SPREAD OF THE CANCER. THE TREATMENT ITSELF WOULD MAKE HER FAIRLY UNCOMFORTABLE, AND SHE WOULD HAVE TO RELY ON OTHERS FOR PERSONAL CARE DURING THE TREATMENT. THE TREATMENT COSTS ARE FAIRLY HIGH ~IF 5634(1) BUT MEDICARE WILL PAY MOST OF THE COSTS. ~ELSE AND THE WOMAN AND HER HUSBAND WILL HAVE TO PAY MOST OF THE COSTS. THEY COULD AFFORD TO DO SO BUT IT WOULD IT WOULD TAKE ALMOST ALL OF THEIR SAVINGS. THE DOCTOR TELLS HER THAT, WITH THE TREATMENT, SHE STANDS A (20% / 60%) CHANCE OF LIVING 2 OR 3 GOOD YEARS AFTER COMPLETING THE TREATMENT. DO YOU THINK SHE SHOULD AGREE TO THE TREATMENT?
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If The doctor tells her that without any treatment she is likely to die within the next few months. He describes a 4-month treatment plan aimed at delaying the spread of the cancer. The treatment itself would make her fairly uncomfortable, and she would have to rely on others for personal care during the treatment. The treatment costs are fairly high ~IF 5634(1) but Medicare will pay most of the costs. ~Else and the woman and her husband will have to pay most of the costs. They could afford to do so but it would it would take almost all of their savings. The doctor tells her that, with the treatment, she stands a (20% / 60%) chance of living 2 or 3 good years after completing the treatment. Do you think she should agree to the treatment? != 1 YES or D5635 != 1 »
 
   
 
If The doctor tells her that without any treatment she is likely to die within the next few months. He describes a 4-month treatment plan aimed at delaying the spread of the cancer. The treatment itself would make her fairly uncomfortable, and she would have to rely on others for personal care during the treatment. The treatment costs are fairly high ~IF 5634(1) but Medicare will pay most of the costs. ~Else and the woman and her husband will have to pay most of the costs. They could afford to do so but it would it would take almost all of their savings. The doctor tells her that, with the treatment, she stands a (20% / 60%) chance of living 2 or 3 good years after completing the treatment. Do you think she should agree to the treatment? != 5 NO or D5635 = 1 »
 
     
   
D5659

What if the doctor had, instead, told her that with the treatment, she stood a (60% / 20%) chance of living 2 or 3 good years? Do you think she should agree to the treatment then?

WHAT IF THE DOCTOR HAD, INSTEAD, TOLD HER THAT WITH THE TREATMENT, SHE STOOD A (60% / 20%) CHANCE OF LIVING 2 OR 3 GOOD YEARS? DO YOU THINK SHE SHOULD AGREE TO THE TREATMENT THEN?
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D5660

The doctor tells her that, with the treatment, she stands a (20% / 60%) chance of living 2 or 3 good years after completing the treatment. Do you think she should agree to the treatment?

THE DOCTOR TELLS HER THAT, WITH THE TREATMENT, SHE STANDS A (20% / 60%) CHANCE OF LIVING 2 OR 3 GOOD YEARS AFTER COMPLETING THE TREATMENT. DO YOU THINK SHE SHOULD AGREE TO THE TREATMENT?
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If The doctor tells her that, with the treatment, she stands a (20% / 60%) chance of living 2 or 3 good years after completing the treatment. Do you think she should agree to the treatment? != 1 YES or D5635 != 1 »
 
   
 
D5661

What if the doctor had, instead, told her that with the treatment, she stood a (60% / 20%) chance of living 2 or 3 good years? Do you think she should agree to the treatment then?

WHAT IF THE DOCTOR HAD, INSTEAD, TOLD HER THAT WITH THE TREATMENT, SHE STOOD A (60% / 20%) CHANCE OF LIVING 2 OR 3 GOOD YEARS? DO YOU THINK SHE SHOULD AGREE TO THE TREATMENT THEN?
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D5662

I have just a few more questions about how people are getting along financially these days. First, do you have any money in savings accounts? IWER: EXCLUDE CHECKING ACCOUNTS, MONEY MARKETS, MUTUAL FUNDS, ETC.

I HAVE JUST A FEW MORE QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW PEOPLE ARE GETTING ALONG FINANCIALLY THESE DAYS. FIRST, DO YOU HAVE ANY MONEY IN SAVINGS ACCOUNTS? IWER: EXCLUDE CHECKING ACCOUNTS, MONEY MARKETS, MUTUAL FUNDS, ETC.
expand
 
D5663

If you added up all such accounts, would the total right now amount to $50,000 or more?

IF YOU ADDED UP ALL SUCH ACCOUNTS, WOULD THE TOTAL RIGHT NOW AMOUNT TO $50,000 OR MORE?
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If If you added up all such accounts, would the total right now amount to $50,000 or more? != (8 or 9) »
 
   
 
D5664

Would it amount to $200,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $200,000 OR MORE?
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D5665

Would it amount to $10,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $10,000 OR MORE?
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D5666

Would it amount to $2,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $2,000 OR MORE?
expand
   
 
If Would it amount to $10,000 or more? != (DK or RF) »
 
     
   
D5667

Would it amount to $1,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $1,000 OR MORE?
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D5668

Would it amount to $5,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $5,000 OR MORE?
expand
     
   
D5669

Would it amount to $20,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $20,000 OR MORE?
expand
     
D5670

Think about how much you and your household spent on everything in the past month. Please think about all bills such as rent, mortgage loan payments, utility and other bills, as well as all expenses such as food, clothing, transportation, entertainment and any other expenses you and your household may have. Would the total amount be $2,000 or more in the past month?

THINK ABOUT HOW MUCH YOU AND YOUR HOUSEHOLD SPENT ON EVERYTHING IN THE PAST MONTH. PLEASE THINK ABOUT ALL BILLS SUCH AS RENT, MORTGAGE LOAN PAYMENTS, UTILITY AND OTHER BILLS, AS WELL AS ALL EXPENSES SUCH AS FOOD, CLOTHING, TRANSPORTATION, ENTERTAINMENT AND ANY OTHER EXPENSES YOU AND YOUR HOUSEHOLD MAY HAVE. WOULD THE TOTAL AMOUNT BE $2,000 OR MORE IN THE PAST MONTH?
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D5671

Would the total amount be $5,000 or more in the past month?

WOULD THE TOTAL AMOUNT BE $5,000 OR MORE IN THE PAST MONTH?
expand
 
D5672

Was it $1,000 or more?

WAS IT $1,000 OR MORE?
expand
 
D5673

Was it $500 or more?

WAS IT $500 OR MORE?
expand
 
D5680

Although we have finished the interview, we would like to ask you a few additional experimental questions. They are very similar to questions we have already asked you, but researchers are interested in how people respond when the questions are changed just a little. These questions are about how you do certain activities of daily living.

ALTHOUGH WE HAVE FINISHED THE INTERVIEW, WE WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW ADDITIONAL EXPERIMENTAL QUESTIONS. THEY ARE VERY SIMILAR TO QUESTIONS WE HAVE ALREADY ASKED YOU, BUT RESEARCHERS ARE INTERESTED IN HOW PEOPLE RESPOND WHEN THE QUESTIONS ARE CHANGED JUST A LITTLE. THESE QUESTIONS ARE ABOUT HOW YOU DO CERTAIN ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING.
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D5681

Do you usually take a bath, a shower, or do you wash yourself in another way?

DO YOU USUALLY TAKE A BATH, A SHOWER, OR DO YOU WASH YOURSELF IN ANOTHER WAY?
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If Do you usually take a bath, a shower, or do you wash yourself in another way? != (DK or RF) »
 
   
 
D5682

Is your shower in the bathtub or do you have a walk-in shower (shower stall)?

IS YOUR SHOWER IN THE BATHTUB OR DO YOU HAVE A WALK-IN SHOWER (SHOWER STALL)?
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D5683

Do you ever use a grab bar when you take a bath or shower?

DO YOU EVER USE A GRAB BAR WHEN YOU TAKE A BATH OR SHOWER?
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D5684
   
 
D5685

Do you ever sit on a seat or stool when you take a bath or shower?

DO YOU EVER SIT ON A SEAT OR STOOL WHEN YOU TAKE A BATH OR SHOWER?
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D5686

How often do you use a seat or stool; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU USE A SEAT OR STOOL; IS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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D5687

Is there anything (else) you use to help you when taking a bath or shower?

IS THERE ANYTHING (ELSE) YOU USE TO HELP YOU WHEN TAKING A BATH OR SHOWER?
expand
   
 
D5689

How often do you use that; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU USE THAT; IS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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D5690

Does anyone ever help you get in or out of the bath or shower?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU GET IN OR OUT OF THE BATH OR SHOWER?
expand
   
 
D5691

How often does someone help you; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?

HOW OFTEN DOES SOMEONE HELP YOU; IS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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D5692

Does anyone ever help you to wash or dry off?

DOES ANYONE EVER HELP YOU TO WASH OR DRY OFF?
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D5693

How often does someone help you; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?

HOW OFTEN DOES SOMEONE HELP YOU; IS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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D5694

Do you try to have someone home with you when you bathe?

DO YOU TRY TO HAVE SOMEONE HOME WITH YOU WHEN YOU BATHE?
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D5695

How often do you have someone home; is it most of the time, some of the time or only occasionally?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU HAVE SOMEONE HOME; IS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME OR ONLY OCCASIONALLY?
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D5696

How often do you bathe or shower; once or more each day, almost every day, 1-2 times a week, or less than once a week?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU BATHE OR SHOWER; ONCE OR MORE EACH DAY, ALMOST EVERY DAY, 1-2 TIMES A WEEK, OR LESS THAN ONCE A WEEK?
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D5697

About how much time does it usually take you for a bath or shower? Think of the time from when you start to bathe or shower until you are finished and dried off. Is is 5 minutes or less, 6-10 minutes, 11-15 minutes, 16-30 minutes, or more than a half hour?

ABOUT HOW MUCH TIME DOES IT USUALLY TAKE YOU FOR A BATH OR SHOWER? THINK OF THE TIME FROM WHEN YOU START TO BATHE OR SHOWER UNTIL YOU ARE FINISHED AND DRIED OFF. IS IS 5 MINUTES OR LESS, 6-10 MINUTES, 11-15 MINUTES, 16-30 MINUTES, OR MORE THAN A HALF HOUR?
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D5702

Do you (or your Husband/Wife/Partner) take care of your day-to-day financial affairs like paying bills, or does someone help you do that?

DO YOU (OR YOUR HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER) TAKE CARE OF YOUR DAY-TO-DAY FINANCIAL AFFAIRS LIKE PAYING BILLS, OR DOES SOMEONE HELP YOU DO THAT?
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D5703

Who helps you (or your Husband/Wife/Partner) with that?

WHO HELPS YOU (OR YOUR HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER) WITH THAT?
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If NOT 2ND HOUSEHOLD »
 
   
 
D5704M1
   
D5706

Do you (or your Husband/Wife/Partner) manage your savings and investments (yourself/yourselves), or does someone help you with that?

DO YOU (OR YOUR HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER) MANAGE YOUR SAVINGS AND INVESTMENTS (YOURSELF/YOURSELVES), OR DOES SOMEONE HELP YOU WITH THAT?
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D5707

Who helps you (or your Husband/Wife/Partner) with that?

WHO HELPS YOU (OR YOUR HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER) WITH THAT?
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If NOT 2ND HOUSEHOLD »
 
   
 
D5708M1
   
D5709M1

Which child is that? CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY IF GRANDCHILD: (Which of your children is the parent of that grandchild?)

WHICH CHILD IS THAT? CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY IF GRANDCHILD: (WHICH OF YOUR CHILDREN IS THE PARENT OF THAT GRANDCHILD?)
 
D5710

Suppose you were trying to decide whether to take out additional health insurance, or whether to move, or to make some large purchase like a car or vacation trip: Would you (or your Husband/Wife/Partner) decide (yourself/yourselves), ask someone else for advice, or what?

SUPPOSE YOU WERE TRYING TO DECIDE WHETHER TO TAKE OUT ADDITIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE, OR WHETHER TO MOVE, OR TO MAKE SOME LARGE PURCHASE LIKE A CAR OR VACATION TRIP: WOULD YOU (OR YOUR HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER) DECIDE (YOURSELF/YOURSELVES), ASK SOMEONE ELSE FOR ADVICE, OR WHAT?
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D5711

Who would you (or your Husband/Wife/Partner) ask for advice?

WHO WOULD YOU (OR YOUR HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER) ASK FOR ADVICE?
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If NOT 2ND HOUSEHOLD »
 
   
 
D5712M1
   
D5713M1

Which child is that? CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY IF GRANDCHILD: (Which of your children is the parent of that grandchild?)

WHICH CHILD IS THAT? CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY IF GRANDCHILD: (WHICH OF YOUR CHILDREN IS THE PARENT OF THAT GRANDCHILD?)
 
D5720

I have just a few more questions about how people are getting along financially these days. First, do you have any money in savings accounts? IWER: EXCLUDE CHECKING ACCOUNTS, MONEY MARKETS, MUTUAL FUNDS, ETC.

I HAVE JUST A FEW MORE QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW PEOPLE ARE GETTING ALONG FINANCIALLY THESE DAYS. FIRST, DO YOU HAVE ANY MONEY IN SAVINGS ACCOUNTS? IWER: EXCLUDE CHECKING ACCOUNTS, MONEY MARKETS, MUTUAL FUNDS, ETC.
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D5721

If you added up all such accounts, would the total right now amount to $200,000 or more?

IF YOU ADDED UP ALL SUCH ACCOUNTS, WOULD THE TOTAL RIGHT NOW AMOUNT TO $200,000 OR MORE?
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D5722

Would it amount to $20,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $20,000 OR MORE?
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If Would it amount to $5,000 or more? != (DK or RF) »
 
   
 
D5724

Would it amount to $1,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $1,000 OR MORE?
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D5725

Would it amount to $2,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $2,000 OR MORE?
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D5726

Would it amount to $10,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $10,000 OR MORE?
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D5727

Would it amount to $50,000 or more?

WOULD IT AMOUNT TO $50,000 OR MORE?
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D5728

About how much did you and your household spend on everything in the past month? Please think about all bills such as rent, mortgage loan payments, utility and other bills, as well as all expenses such as food, clothing, transportation, entertainment and any other expenses you and your household may have. DO NOT PROBE DK OR RF AMOUNT:

ABOUT HOW MUCH DID YOU AND YOUR HOUSEHOLD SPEND ON EVERYTHING IN THE PAST MONTH? PLEASE THINK ABOUT ALL BILLS SUCH AS RENT, MORTGAGE LOAN PAYMENTS, UTILITY AND OTHER BILLS, AS WELL AS ALL EXPENSES SUCH AS FOOD, CLOTHING, TRANSPORTATION, ENTERTAINMENT AND ANY OTHER EXPENSES YOU AND YOUR HOUSEHOLD MAY HAVE. DO NOT PROBE DK OR RF AMOUNT:
 
D5729
 
D5730
 
D5731
 
D5732

Would the total amount be $1,000 or more in the past month?

WOULD THE TOTAL AMOUNT BE $1,000 OR MORE IN THE PAST MONTH?
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D5737
 
D5738

May I speak to (NAME) and ask just a few questions?

MAY I SPEAK TO (NAME) AND ASK JUST A FEW QUESTIONS?
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D5739
 
D5740

How often do you visit with family or friends, either in person or on the phone? (Is it often, sometimes or never?)

HOW OFTEN DO YOU VISIT WITH FAMILY OR FRIENDS, EITHER IN PERSON OR ON THE PHONE? (IS IT OFTEN, SOMETIMES OR NEVER?)
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D5741

How often do you read books or magazines for pleasure? (Is it often, sometimes, or never?)

HOW OFTEN DO YOU READ BOOKS OR MAGAZINES FOR PLEASURE? (IS IT OFTEN, SOMETIMES, OR NEVER?)
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D5743

How often do you do that? Is it often, sometimes, or never? USE ALT-D IF R DOESN'T HAVE FAVORITE ACTIVITY

HOW OFTEN DO YOU DO THAT? IS IT OFTEN, SOMETIMES, OR NEVER? USE ALT-D IF R DOESN'T HAVE FAVORITE ACTIVITY
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D5745

Part of this study is concerned with people's memory, and ability to think about things. First, how would you rate your memory at the present time? Would you say it is excellent, very good, good, fair or poor?

PART OF THIS STUDY IS CONCERNED WITH PEOPLE'S MEMORY, AND ABILITY TO THINK ABOUT THINGS. FIRST, HOW WOULD YOU RATE YOUR MEMORY AT THE PRESENT TIME? WOULD YOU SAY IT IS EXCELLENT, VERY GOOD, GOOD, FAIR OR POOR?
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D5746

Compared to (Wave 1 Date/Two years ago), would you say your memory is better now, about the same, or worse now than it was then?

COMPARED TO (WAVE 1 DATE/TWO YEARS AGO), WOULD YOU SAY YOUR MEMORY IS BETTER NOW, ABOUT THE SAME, OR WORSE NOW THAN IT WAS THEN?
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D5752

I'll read a set of 10 words and ask you to recall as many as you can. We have purposely made the list long so that it will be difficult for anyone to recall all the words -- most people recall just a few. Please listen carefully as I read the set of words. When I finish, I will ask you to recall aloud as many of the words as you can, in any order. Do you have any questions? PROBE AS NEEDED FOR UNDERSTANDING OF TASK. READ THE ITEMS AT A SLOW, STEADY RATE AS THEY COME UP ON THE SCREEN, APPROXIMATELY ONE WORD EVERY TWO SECONDS

I'LL READ A SET OF 10 WORDS AND ASK YOU TO RECALL AS MANY AS YOU CAN. WE HAVE PURPOSELY MADE THE LIST LONG SO THAT IT WILL BE DIFFICULT FOR ANYONE TO RECALL ALL THE WORDS -- MOST PEOPLE RECALL JUST A FEW. PLEASE LISTEN CAREFULLY AS I READ THE SET OF WORDS. WHEN I FINISH, I WILL ASK YOU TO RECALL ALOUD AS MANY OF THE WORDS AS YOU CAN, IN ANY ORDER. DO YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS? PROBE AS NEEDED FOR UNDERSTANDING OF TASK. READ THE ITEMS AT A SLOW, STEADY RATE AS THEY COME UP ON THE SCREEN, APPROXIMATELY ONE WORD EVERY TWO SECONDS
 
If I'll read a set of 10 words and ask you to recall as many as you can. We have purposely made the list long so that it will be difficult for anyone to recall all the words -- most people recall just a few. Please listen carefully as I read the set of words. When I finish, I will ask you to recall aloud as many of the words as you can, in any order. Do you have any questions? PROBE AS NEEDED FOR UNDERSTANDING OF TASK. READ THE ITEMS AT A SLOW, STEADY RATE AS THEY COME UP ON THE SCREEN, APPROXIMATELY ONE WORD EVERY TWO SECONDS !was refused »
 
   
 
D5753
   
 
D5758M10

Now please tell me the words you can recall. PERMIT AS MUCH TIME AS R WISHES -- UP TO ABOUT 2 MINUTES.

NOW PLEASE TELL ME THE WORDS YOU CAN RECALL. PERMIT AS MUCH TIME AS R WISHES -- UP TO ABOUT 2 MINUTES.
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D5762

We're interested in how memory actually works. We find that ven people with very good memories seem to forget some things from time to time. The next questions are a little different, but are often asked on studies about memory. IWER: DO NOT PROBE DK/RF IN SECTION C (COGNITION)

WE'RE INTERESTED IN HOW MEMORY ACTUALLY WORKS. WE FIND THAT VEN PEOPLE WITH VERY GOOD MEMORIES SEEM TO FORGET SOME THINGS FROM TIME TO TIME. THE NEXT QUESTIONS ARE A LITTLE DIFFERENT, BUT ARE OFTEN ASKED ON STUDIES ABOUT MEMORY. IWER: DO NOT PROBE DK/RF IN SECTION C (COGNITION)
 
D5763

Please tell me today's date. PROBE MONTH, DAY, YEAR, DAY OF WEEK. THE DATE IS (391)/(392)/(393) THE DAY IS (390) MONTH:

PLEASE TELL ME TODAY'S DATE. PROBE MONTH, DAY, YEAR, DAY OF WEEK. THE DATE IS (391)/(392)/(393) THE DAY IS (390) MONTH:
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D5764

DAY:

DAY:
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D5765

YEAR:

YEAR:
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D5766

DAY OF WEEK:

DAY OF WEEK:
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D5767
 
If D5767 !was answered Don't know »
 
   
 
D5769
   
 
If D5769 !was answered Don't know »
 
     
   
M10-6-1
     
   
D5771
     
   
If D5771 !was answered Don't know »
 
       
     
D5772
       
     
D5773
       
     
If D5773 !was answered Don't know »
 
         
       
D5774
         
       
D5775
         
       
If D5775 !was answered Don't know »
 
           
         
D5776
           
         
D5777