Share of rural Americans who could not afford an unexpected expense by income 2019

This statistic shows the share of rural Americans who could not afford an unexpected expense in 2019, by income. During the survey, 54 percent of rural Americans who had an income of 25,000 U.S. dollars to 50,000 U.S. dollars reported that they would not be able to pay off an unexpected expense of 1,000 U.S. dollars right away.

Share of rural Americans who could not afford an unexpected expense in 2019, by income

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Sources

Release date

May 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

January 31 to March 2, 2019

Number of respondents

691 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

rural Americans

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

Original question: Suppose you had an unexpected expense, and the amount came to $1,000. Based on your current financial situation, would you have a problem paying off the full amount of that expense right away, or not?
Total sample size was 1,405 respondents.

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