1. Z59 Problems related to housing and economic circumstances


    • problems related to upbringing (Z62.-)
    1. Z59.0 Homelessness

      1. Z59.00 Homelessness unspecified

      2. Z59.01 Sheltered homelessness

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Doubled up
        • Living in a shelter such as: motel, scattered site housing, temporary or transitional living situation
      3. Z59.02 Unsheltered homelessness

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Residing in place not meant for human habitation such as: abandoned buildings, cars, parks, sidewalk
        • Residing on the street
    2. Z59.1 Inadequate housing

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Lack of heating
      • Restriction of space
      • Technical defects in home preventing adequate care
      • Unsatisfactory surroundings
    3. Z59.2 Discord with neighbors, lodgers and landlord

    4. Z59.3 Problems related to living in residential institution

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Boarding-school resident
    5. Z59.4 Lack of adequate food

      1. Z59.41 Food insecurity

      2. Z59.48 Other specified lack of adequate food

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Inadequate food
        • Lack of food
    6. Z59.5 Extreme poverty

    7. Z59.6 Low income

    8. Z59.7 Insufficient social insurance and welfare support

    9. Z59.8 Other problems related to housing and economic circumstances

      1. Z59.81 Housing instability, housed

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Foreclosure on home loan
        • Past due on rent or mortgage
        • Unwanted multiple moves in the last 12 months
        • Z59.811 Housing instability, housed, with risk of homelessness

          Inclusion term(s):

          • Imminent risk of homelessness
        • Z59.812 Housing instability, housed, homelessness in past 12 months
        • Z59.819 Housing instability, housed unspecified
      2. Z59.82 Transportation insecurity

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Excessive transportation time
        • Inaccessible transportation
        • Inadequate transportation
        • Lack of transportation
        • Unaffordable transportation
        • Unreliable transportation
        • Unsafe transportation
      3. Z59.86 Financial insecurity

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Bankruptcy
        • Burdensome debt
        • Economic strain
        • Financial strain
        • Money problems
        • Running out of money
        • Unable to make ends meet
      4. Z59.87 Material hardship

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Material deprivation
        • Unable to obtain adequate childcare
        • Unable to obtain adequate clothing
        • Unable to obtain adequate utilities
        • Unable to obtain basic needs
      5. Z59.89 Other problems related to housing and economic circumstances

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Foreclosure on loan
        • Isolated dwelling
        • Problems with creditors
    10. Z59.9 Problem related to housing and economic circumstances, unspecified

Abbreviations used here:

NEC Not elsewhere classifiable
This abbreviation in the Tabular List represents “other specified”. When a specific code is not available for a condition, the Tabular List includes an NEC entry under a code to identify the code as the “other specified” code.

NOS Not otherwise specified
This abbreviation is the equivalent of unspecified.