Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: CA-049-001-1-1-United States-DPLS-1985

Subject Area: Economic Attitudes and Behavior

Bibliographic Citation: Wisconsin children, incomes and program participation survey (CHIPPS) of 1985.  [machine-readable data file] / University of Wisconsin, Madison. Institute for Research on Poverty  [principal investigator(s)] / Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin. Data and Program Library Service  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 8/24/1996

Number of Files Received: 5

Comments: These data and their documentation are available via the DPLS Online Archive. DPLS Internal Note: The ASCII version of Users' Manual and Appendices E and F are maintained. There are 188 cases with a different logical record length: 11010. This is due to the last 4 variables were not padded for their missing data. See codebook for details.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Date Ordered: 8/24/1996

Documentation: One volume hard copy, 0ne duplicate and machine-readable. Appendices A, B, C, D are available as hard copy only.

Abstract: The Wisconsin children, incomes, and program participation survey (CHIPPS) was earlier termed WIPPS-Wisconsin income and program participation survey. Chipps is a telephone survey of Wisconsin households conducted by the Institute for Research on Poverty (IRP) during the summer of 1985 with support from the Wisconsin Department of Health and Social Services. Its purpose was to examine the functioning of the child support system and to assist in development of the Child Support Assurance Program (CSAP). This survey collected data on child support arrangements, household income, assets and debts and the economic status of child-support-eligible households. The data file include 1556 respondents and 1105 variables.

Media/File Reports:

7378 (CD-Rom)
7379 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)