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Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
This data collection supplies standard monthly labor force data for the week prior to the survey. Comprehensive information is given on the employment status, occupation, and industry of persons 14 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. This dataset also contains supplemental information on pension and retirement plan coverage through employer- or union-sponsored retirement plans as well as individual retirement plans and Keogh plans. Information on demographic characteristics, such as age, sex, race, household relationship, and Hispanic origin, is available for each person in the household enumerated.
Series: Current Population Survey Series
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U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census. CURRENT POPULATION SURVEY, MAY 1983: PENSION AND RETIREMENT PLAN COVERAGE. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census [producer], 1984. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1985. doi:10.3886/ICPSR08335.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08335.v1
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: demographic characteristics, employment, Hispanic origins, households, income, labor force, pension plans, pensions, population characteristics, population estimates, retirement plans, social security, unemployment
Geographic Coverage: United States
Date of Collection:
Universe: Persons in the civilian noninstitutional population of the United States including members of the armed forces living in civilian housing units in May 1983.
Data Types: survey data
Data Collection Notes:
All records contain weights, which must be used in any analysis.
Sample: A national probability sample was used in selecting the housing units. Approximately 71,000 housing units were sampled.
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Original ICPSR Release: 1985-05-24
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