Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: AH-509-004-1-1-Brazil-IBGE-1983

Subject Area: Individual

Bibliographic Citation: National household sample survey, 1983 [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].

Number of Files Received: 1

Comments: These data were revised by David Lam at the Population Studies Center at the University of Michigan. The Social Security record was rewritten to eliminate the binary data fields. New record layout for this record was then generated and included in the documentation. The documentation for this study is entirely in Portuguese. The three record types in the study are 1) household, 2) individual, and 3) social security (individual).

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: One volume hard copy codebook plus duplicate--In large part in Portuguese. Documentation scanned for archival preservation in PDF and TIFF format, 6/97. View PDF codebook.

Abstract: National household sample survey is also known as PNAD. 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. This 1983 survey includes social security supplement. Data are presented for households (record type 1), individuals (record type 3) and individuals who were in the labor force who answered questions regarding social security system (record type 5 supplement). Extensive information is presented regarding pension system, kind of benefits and benefit values, reasons for being retired, among others.

Media/File Reports:

7159 (CD-ROM)
7160 (CD-ROM)
7211 (CD-ROM)
7214 (CD-ROM)
7215 (CD-ROM)
7402 (CD-Rom)
7403 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)