Codes and Frequencies
For sample persons age 55 and older in 1984 and age 65 and older in 1986 who, due to a health or physical problem, has difficulty managing her/his money, or does not manage her/his own money at all when by herself/himself and not using any special equipment, FLMONYGHELP reports if she/he receives help from other people when engaging in such an activity. Examples of money management activities include keeping track of expenses and paying bills.
This variable is part of a series of variables related to the difficulty of doing various activities due to a physical/mental health condition, the use of help from others to carry on such activities, and the number of years this difficulty has persisted. For related variables, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus.
- 1984: Sample persons age 55+ who have difficulty managing money.
- 1986: Persons age 65+ who have difficulty managing money.
- 1984, 1986