YTQCLASSPAY is a 3-digit-numeric variable.
996: Not in Universe
998: Unknown-not ascertained
999: Unknown-don't know
For sample adults in 2007 who had taken a class for yoga, Tai chi, or Qi gong during the past 12 months (YTQCLASS), YTQCLASSPAY reports the respondent's average out-of-pocket cost, in dollars, for each class or other formal training for the practice he or she used most (YTQMOST).
In addition to including YTQCLASSPAY, the 2007 survey includes 19 other variables that provide data on the average out-of-pocket cost per visit to a practitioner or for a class for a particular alternative health modality, as well as data on the cost of alternative health materials purchased by the respondent. See ACUPAID for the full list.
For more information on the 2002 and 2007 Alternative Health supplements, including the full range of variables covered and definitions of terms, see ACUYR.
- 2007: Sample adults age 18+ who have taken a class for yoga, tai chi, or qi gong during the past 12 months.
- 2012: Sample adults age 18+ and sample children age 4-17 who don't know the total amount they paid for toga, tai chi, qi gong in the past 12 months, but know the average per visit.
- 2007, 2012