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Current Population Survey: Voter Supplement File, 1990 (ICPSR 9715)
Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
This survey provides data on labor force activity for the week prior to the survey. Comprehensive data are available on the employment status, occupation, and industry of persons 14 years old and over. Personal characteristics such as age, sex, race, marital status, veteran status, household relationships, educational background, and Spanish origin are also provided. Voter Supplement questions pertain to citizenship, voting status, and registration status. Data on telephone availability are also included.
Series: Current Population Survey Series
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U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census. CURRENT POPULATION SURVEY: VOTER SUPPLEMENT FILE, 1990. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census [producer], 1990. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1992. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09715.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09715.v1
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: census data, demographic characteristics, employment, Hispanic origins, households, labor force, national elections, population characteristics, population estimates, unemployment, voter attitudes, voter registration, voters, voting behavior
Geographic Coverage: United States
Date of Collection:
Universe: All persons in the civilian noninstitutional population of the United States living in households.
Data Types: survey data
Sample: The probability sample selected to represent the universe consists of approximately 57,000 households.
Extent of Processing: ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection:
- Standardized missing values.
Original ICPSR Release: 1992-03-04
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