Dataset: The Health of Houston Survey 2010

Variable qnl13a: Inability to pay basic necessities [S]

Literal Question

L13. Because of these medical bills were you unable to pay for basic necessities like food, the electricity bill or rent/mortgage?

Descriptive Text

The universe for this variable includes all adult respondents age 18 and older who had trouble paying medical bills during the previous 12 months.

Values Categories N NW
1 Yes 582 386,276.6
2 No 547 329,776.0
0 NIU - children, able to pay medical bills 5365 3,369,836.5

Summary Statistics

Valid cases 1129 716052.541
Missing cases 5365 3369836.459
This variable is numeric


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