Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: AH-004-035-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1992

Subject Area: Individual

Bibliographic Citation: Current population survey: annual demographic file, 1992.  [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: 9927

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy codebook plus machine-readable data dictionary.

Abstract: This data collection supplies standard monthly labor force data and also provides supplemental data on work experience, income, noncash benefits, and migration. Comprehensive information is given on the employment status, occupation, and industry of persons 15 years old and older. Additional data are available concerning weeks worked and hours per week worked, reason not working full-time, total income and income components, and residence on March 1, 1991. This file also contains data covering nine noncash income sources: food stamps, school lunch programs, employer-provided group health insurance plans, employer-provided pension plans, personal health insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, CHAMPUS or military health care, and energy assistance. Information on demographic characteristics, such as age, sex, race, household relationship, and Spanish origin, are available for each person in the household enumerated.

SOURCE: personal interviews

UNIVERSE: Civilian noninstitutional population of the United States living in housing units and male members of the Armed Forces living in civilian housing units on military bases or in households not on military bases.

SAMPLE: A national probability sample was used in selecting housing units. About 57,000 housing units were contacted with an additional sample of 2,500 Spanish households added to the March survey sample. The sample was located in 729 sample areas comprising 1,973 counties and independent cities with coverage in every state and in the District of Columbia.

EXTENT OF COLLECTION: 1 data file + database dictionary + data collection instrument.

DATA TYPE: survey data

DATA FORMAT: LRECL

TIME PERIOD: March 1991-1992

EXTENT OF PROCESSING BY ICPSR: CONCHK.PI/ UNDOCCHK.PI/ MDATA

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