Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: AH-509-002-1-1-Brazil-IBGE-1976

Subject Area: Individual

Bibliographic Citation: National household sample survey, 1976 [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].

Comments: Data received from Arch Haller. National Household Sample Survey, 1976 consists of one file with two record types: household and person. Original variable-length file was reformatted to rectangular with a fixed record size of 261. Data are divided into seven REGIONS, each region has a varying number of records. A five-digit household identifier was added to the beginning of each record to allow person and household record matches. Documentation is entirely in Portuguese.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Hard copy codebook. Documentation scanned for archival preservation in PDF and TIFF format, 6/97. View PDF codebook.

Abstract: PNAD 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. The 1976 survey only has core questionnaire.

Media/File Reports:

7002 (CD-ROM)
7124 (CD-ROM)
7125 (CD-ROM)
7159 (CD-ROM)
7160 (CD-ROM)
7400 (CD-Rom)
7401 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)