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Variable Label: Reason not work for longest time:1st mention



EM6

What was the main reason you were not working during that longest period?
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1 COULD NOT FIND WORK (see V07667)

2 PHYSICAL INJURY OR ILLNESS (see V07667)

3 MENTAL OR EMOTIONAL PROBLEMS (see V07667)

4 ALCOHOL OR SUBSTANCE ABUSE (see V07667)

5 FAMILY RESPONSIBILITIES; CARING FOR CHILDREN, SPOUSE, OR PARENTS (see V07667)

6 ATTENDING SCHOOL (see V07667)

7 CHOSE NOT TO WORK (see V07667)

8 FIRED (see V07667)

9 LAID OFF (see V07667)

10 BREAK BETWEEN JOBS (see V07667)

11 OTHER (SPECIFY)

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ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1COULD NOT FIND WORK36613.61%07.87%
2PHYSICAL INJURY OR ILLNESS21908.14%04.71%
3MENTAL OR EMOTIONAL PROBLEMS3001.12%00.65%
4ALCOHOL OR SUBSTANCE ABUSE1200.45%00.26%
5FAMILY RESPONSIBILITIES; CARING FOR CHILDREN, SPOUSE, OR PARENTS.62823.35%13.51%
6ATTENDING SCHOOL25509.48%05.49%
7CHOSE NOT TO WORK15605.80%03.36%
8FIRED4701.75%01.01%
9LAID OFF23708.81%05.10%
10BREAK BETWEEN JOBS10203.79%02.19%
11OTHER (SPECIFY)63823.72%13.72%
-9REFUSED12-00.26%
-8DONT KNOW18-00.39%
.Missing1929-41.49%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Valid Range: -
  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 4649

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