Questionnaire Public Report | 11/30/2012 04:58:17 PM | |

Cohort: | National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979 | |

Round: | NLSY79 Round 22 | |

Instrument : | Nlsy79 R22 release |

RETIRE_EXP_P2_CHK1 [T09622.01] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

{retire_exp_flag1} == 1

COMMENT: Is R part of the sample that gets this section?

If Answer = 1 Then Go To RETIRE_EXP_P2_CHK2Default Next: | Q13-145_CHK1 |

RETIRE_EXP_P2_CHK2 [T09622.02] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

{retire_exp_flag2}

COMMENT: Do they also get part 2?

If Answer = 1 Then Go To RETIRE_EXP_P2_2Default Next: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_1 |

Lead-In: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_CHK1 [1:1] |

RETIRE_EXP_P2_1 [] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

People often have different ideas about what it means to become retired.

How would you define retirement for yourself?

Enter: |

Default Next: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_3A |

Lead-In: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_CHK2 [Default] |

RETIRE_EXP_P2_2 [T09623.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

People often have different ideas about what it means to become retired. How would you define retirement for yourself?

(**INTERVIEWER**: PLEASE SELECT ALL THAT APPLY.)

1 Reduction in hours of work per week | |

2 Stop working entirely | |

3 Begin receiving retirement payments from a pension | |

4 Begin receiving retirement payments from Social Security | |

5 Quit career job and work at more fun or satisfying job | |

6 Spouse stops working | |

7 Spouse reduces his/her hours of work per week | |

10 Other |

Default Next: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_3A |

Lead-In: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_CHK2 [1:1] |

RETIRE_EXP_P2_3A [T09624.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

Approximately at what age do you think you'll retire?

(**INTERVIEWER**: IF "NEVER" ENTER "995".)

(**INTERVIEWER:** ** THESE QUESTIONS ARE BEING ASKED IN TWO PLACES** IN ORDER TO EVALUATE WHERE THE RESPONDENT CAN BEST THINK ABOUT THEM.)

Enter Number: |

Default Next: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_3B |

Lead-In: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_1 [Default], RETIRE_EXP_P2_2 [Default] |

RETIRE_EXP_P2_3B [T09625.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

What is the probability that you will **not** be working for pay at age 67?

Enter Number: |

Default Next: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_3C |

Lead-In: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_3A [Default] |

RETIRE_EXP_P2_3C [T09626.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

What is the probability that you will **not** be working for pay at age 65?

Enter Number: |

Default Next: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_3D |

Lead-In: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_3B [Default] |

RETIRE_EXP_P2_3D [T09627.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

What is the probability that you will **not** be working for pay at age 62?

Enter Number: |

Default Next: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_4A |

Lead-In: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_3C [Default] |

RETIRE_EXP_P2_4A [T09628.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

People begin learning about and preparing for retirement at different ages and in different ways.

Have you [or] [Spouse/partner's name] ...(READ CATEGORIES)

- ...ever calculated how much retirement income you would need at retirement? | |

- ...consulted a financial planner about how to plan your finances after retirement? | |

- ...read any magazines or books on retirement planning | |

- ...used a computer program to help you plan your retirement | |

- ...ever attended any meetings on retirement or retirement planning? |

1 Yes | |

0 No |

Default Next: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_4B |

Lead-In: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_3D [Default] |

RETIRE_EXP_P2_4B [T09628.20] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

[RETIRE_EXP_P2_4A~5] == 1

COMMENT: Did they answer yes to #5 in the matrix

If Answer = 1 Then Go To RETIRE_EXP_P2_5Default Next: | Q13-145_CHK1 |

Lead-In: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_4A [Default] |

RETIRE_EXP_P2_5 [T09629.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

Were any of the meetings organized by your ([or] [Spouse/partner's name]'s) employer?

1 Yes ...(Go To RETIRE_EXP_P2_6) | |

0 No |

Default Next: | Q13-145_CHK1 |

Lead-In: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_4B [1:1] |

RETIRE_EXP_P2_6 [T09630.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

Did you [or] [Spouse/partner's name] attend those retirement meetings on a voluntary basis or was attendance required by the employer?

1 attendance required by employer | |

2 attendance was voluntary |

Default Next: | Q13-145_CHK1 |

Lead-In: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_5 [1:1] |

Q13-145_CHK1 [T09631.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

([rept web access in prior int]==1)

COMMENT: did they have web access last int

If Answer = 1 Then Go To Q13INT-TIMEDefault Next: | Q13-145_01 |

Lead-In: | RETIRE_EXP_P2_CHK1 [Default], RETIRE_EXP_P2_4B [Default], RETIRE_EXP_P2_5 [Default], RETIRE_EXP_P2_6 [Default] |

Q13-145_01 [T09632.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

Now we would like to ask about your access to a personal computer.

Do you have a personal computer at home running Microsoft Windows 95 or a later version, or Windows NT?

1 Yes | |

0 No ...(Go To Q13INT-TIME) |

Default Next: | Q13-145_02 |

Lead-In: | Q13-145_CHK1 [Default] |

Q13-145_02 [T09633.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

Do you use your computer to access the World Wide Web using a web browser such as Netscape or Internet Explorer?

1 Yes | |

0 No ...(Go To Q13INT-TIME) |

Default Next: | Q13-145_03 |

Lead-In: | Q13-145_01 [Default] |

Q13-145_03 [T09634.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

Does your computer have the ability to access the internet (World Wide Web, FTP servers, News Services, etc.) through a modem or other connection?

1 Yes | |

0 No |

Default Next: | Q13INT-TIME |

Lead-In: | Q13-145_02 [Default] |

Q13INT-TIME [T09635.00] | Section: Retirement Expectations Part 2 |

(**INTERVIEWER**: ENTER TIME OF DAY INTERVIEW ENDS BELOW AND SELECT "AM/PM".)

Default Next: | Q14-A |

Lead-In: | Q13-145_CHK1 [1:1], Q13-145_01 [0:0], Q13-145_02 [0:0], Q13-145_03 [Default] |