Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: AH-509-007-1-1-Brazil-IBGE-1985

Subject Area: Individual

Bibliographic Citation: National household sample survey, 1985 [Brazil]: public use file.  [machine-readable data file] / Fundacao Instituto Brasileiro de Geografica e Estatistica (IBGE)  [principal investigator(s)] / Fundacao Instituto Brasileiro de Geografica e Estatistica  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 11/26/1996

Number of Files Received: 1

Comments: Data received from David Lam at UM via ftp.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Date Ordered: 11/26/1996

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy Portuguese codebook containing questionnaire and English/Portuguese data dictionary and 1 duplicate copy. See also the online English dictionary.

Abstract: National household sample survey is also known as PNAD. It is an annual national household survey, conducted by IBGE (Brazilian Census Bureau). It has been conducted since 1973 except in years in which census data was collected and years with budget constraint. PNAD contains extensive data on personal and household information. Household data includes characteristics of the household such as quality of building materials (roof, walls, and floor), utility services (water supply, sewage disposal, electricity), domestic utensils (radio, stove, fridge, etc), rural or urban condition, among others. Relating to household composition, PNAD explores family size, household income, among others. Individual information is collected on education, working status, hours worked and occupation is presented in good detail. Data on income, relation to the head of the household, sex, age, among others are also available. This 1985 survey includes child care supplement. Data on fertility are available for women aged 15 and older. Data also allow to use indirect techniques to estimate infant mortality. Data on race are also available. Detailed information on division of household tasks and leisure time. For households with children there are extensive information on day-care and child care.

Media/File Reports:

7373 (CD-Rom)
7374 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)