Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: CA-013-002-1-1-United States-DPLS-1967

Subject Area: Economic Attitudes and Behavior

Bibliographic Citation: Survey of economic opportunity, 1967.  [machine-readable data file] / U.S. Office of Economic Opportunity  [principal investigator(s)] / Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin. Data and Program Library Service  [distributor].

Comments: Data is hierarchical with 4 record types: household, interview unit, person and adult. An old Fortran program, SEOSYS written in 1972 to access the data is no longer working. Don't not use these files:, crack.seo, codebook.seo and varlist.seo.

Access Status: Unrestricted access.

Documentation: One volume hard copy codebook. See CA-013-001 Volumes I, II, IV and V for additional documentation. 8/07 PDF version of these codebooks was created. A sample SAS program was written to help user extract variables from this hierarchical file.

Abstract: The data file includes information on the unit-of-analysis (either household, person, adult, or interviewing segment) concerning work experiences in 1966, relationship in family, earnings in 1966; earnings last week, health and physical condition, migration, reasons for joining and leaving unit, marital status and childbearing, assets and liabilities, family income, housing characteristics.

Media/File Reports:

7002 (CD-ROM)
7124 (CD-ROM)
7125 (CD-ROM)
7373 (CD-Rom)
7374 (CD-Rom)
7400 (CD-Rom)
7401 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)