EARN: Earnings for year

Total earnings in 1914 from occupation, ($). Note: zero is given if number reported was negative; if person refused to answer or if occupation is given but no earnings, observation counted as missing (-9999). If individual reported zero, zero is given. Illegible also recorded as missing.

Based upon 56,571 valid cases out of 56,571 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 47.34
  • minimum: -9999
  • maximum: 25000
  • standard deviation: 1600.44

Location: 118-126 (width: 9; decimal: 2)

Variable Type: numeric


Source: This variable was taken from: The 1915 Iowa State Census Project.

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