This dataset is maintained and distributed by the National Archive of Criminal Justice Data (NACJD), the criminal justice archive within ICPSR. NACJD is primarily sponsored by three agencies within the U.S. Department of Justice: the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.
National Crime Victimization Survey: Workplace Risk Supplement, 2002 (ICPSR 30581)
The primary purpose of the Workplace Risk Supplement (WRS) is to obtain accurate information regarding the incidence of violence in the workplace so that legislators and policymakers, as well as academic researchers, practitioners at the Federal, state and local levels, and special interest groups who are concerned with workplace violence, can obtain a better understanding of the risk factors associated with workplace violence.
The public-use data files in this collection are available for access by the general public. Access does not require affiliation with an ICPSR member institution.
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United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics. National Crime Victimization Survey: Workplace Risk Supplement, 2002. ICPSR30581-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2014-04-16. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR30581.v1
Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR30581.v1
This study was funded by:
- United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics
Scope of Study
Geographic Coverage: United States
Sample: The NCVS WRS was administered once to all self-interviewed persons in the NCVS sample who were 16 years of age or older and who were currently employed or who were employed for at least two consecutive weeks during the six months preceding the WRS interview. The WRS was not completed for NCVS proxy-interviews (interviews completed for a respondent by someone other than the respondent) or for NCVS Type Z noninterviews.
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:
- Created variable labels and/or value labels.
- Standardized missing values.
- Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.
Original ICPSR Release: 2014-04-16
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