If rich, continue or stop working
Variable: richwork
Module:
Core
Subject:
Work
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

If you were to get enough money to live as comfortably as you would like for the rest of your life, would you continue to work or would you stop working?

Year Availability
Available in 27 of 32 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Continue working
2 Stop working
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1973 1974 1976 1977 1980 1982 1984 1985 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016 2018
566 532 515 658 674 816 721 680 888 440 462 426 412 474 895 927 894 833 444 430 896 629 591 580 749 860 723
253 289 231 282 203 312 228 298 290 180 178 160 204 213 465 437 391 412 201 185 403 245 256 249 345 344 280
12 16 11 14 9 18 6 10 8 6 9 8 8 13 16 22 18 22 4 2 10 7 5 4 3 6 6
21 6 21 4 12 11 8 8 11 3 5 8 2 5 6 106 5 6 3 8 4 5 9 12 1 11 13
652 641 721 572 570 703 510 538 622 852 883 770 891 901 1610 1412 1524 1544 2113 2187 3197 1137 1183 1129 1440 1646 1326
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 24246
Missing cases 38220