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Table 6 The use of coping strategies, by application duration, at the month of application

From: How do people with disabilities cope while waiting for disability insurance benefits?

  0-3 months 4-6 months 6-12 months Longer than 12 months
  Mean Standard deviation Mean Standard deviation Mean Standard deviation Mean Standard deviation
Government transfers         
SNAP recipiency 16.9 1.1 19.4 1.6 20.6 3.0 19.2 2.3
UI recipiency 5.5 1.1 6.8 1.1 4.1 1.5 2.6 0.9
Workers’ compensation recipiency 5.7 0.7 6.9 1.1 7.8 2.0 9.6 1.7
Intra-family resources         
Spousal Labor Supply         
  Employment 63.1 2.0 61.5 2.9 57.6 5.6 66.0 3.4
  Earnings 2883 129 2719 134 2650 197 2587 159
Other financial resources         
Borrowing from credit cards         
  Fraction 16.0 1.1 18.5 1.7 19.1 2.8 16.9 2.1
  Amount 4278 493 2685 367 2237 493 3021 588
Home ownership 60.0 1.6 57.2 2.1 51.4 3.7 62.2 2.7
Locational changes         
Changed address 3.4 0.5 5.5 0.9 2.7 1.2 5.0 1.2
N 2049   1476   475   594  
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