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Current Population Survey, June 1995: Fertility and Marital History Supplement (ICPSR 2281)

Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census


This data collection contains standard 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 15 years old and over. Also supplied are personal characteristics such as age, sex, race, marital status, veteran status, household relationship, educational background, and Hispanic origin. In addition, supplemental data pertaining to fertility and marital history are included in the file. Data are presented for females aged 15 to 44 regarding date of first marriage, if ever married, number of liveborn children, and date of birth of youngest and oldest children.

Series: Current Population Survey Series

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Study Description


U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census. CURRENT POPULATION SURVEY, JUNE 1995: FERTILITY AND MARITAL HISTORY SUPPLEMENT. ICPSR version. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census [producer], 1997. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1998. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02281.v1

Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02281.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   birth expectations, census data, demographic characteristics, employment, fertility, households, labor force, marital status, population characteristics, population estimates, reproductive history, unemployment

Geographic Coverage:   United States

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Universe:   The universe consists of all persons in the civilian noninstitutional population of the United States living in households.

Data Types:   survey data

Data Collection Notes:

The codebook is provided as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided through the ICPSR Website on the Internet.


Sample:   The probability sample selected to represent the universe consists of approximately 57,000 households. The sample was located in 754 primary sampling units comprising 2,121 counties, minor civil divisions, and independent cities, with coverage in every state and the District of Columbia.

Data Source:

personal interviews


Original ICPSR Release:   1998-05-01

Version History:

  • 1998-11-16 A machine-readable database dictionary has been added to the collection.

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