Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: KB-009-009-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1988

Subject Area: Election Studies

Bibliographic Citation: Current population survey: voter supplement file, 1988.  [machine-readable data file] / U.S. Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 9318

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy and 1 duplicate.

Abstract: This survey provides data on labor force activity for the week prior to the survey. Comprehensive data are available on the employment status, occupation, and industry of persons 14 years old and over. Personal characteristics such as age, sex, race, marital status, veteran status, household relationships, educational background, and Spanish origin are also provided. Supplement questions pertain to citizenship, voting status in the election of November 4, 1988, and registration status. Data on telephone availability are also included.

SOURCE: personal interviews

UNIVERSE: All persons in the civilian noninstitutional population of the United States living in households.

SAMPLE: The probability sample selected to represent the universe consists of approximately 71,000 households.

EXTENT OF COLLECTION: 1 data file.

DATA TYPE: survey data

DATA FORMAT: LRECL

TIME PERIOD: November 1988

DATE OF COLLECTION: November 1988

RELATED PUBLICATIONS:

United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census. ''The Current Population Survey: Design and Methodology'' (Technical Paper 40). Washington DC: United States Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, n.d.

Media/File Reports:

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