National Longitudinal Survey of Youth, 1997 (ICPSR 34923)
Principal Investigator(s): Ohio State University. Center for Human Resource Research
The National Longitudinal Survey of Youth,1997 (NLSY97) is a longitudinal project that follows the lives of a sample of American youth born between 1980-84; 8,984 respondents were ages 12-17 when first interviewed in 1997. This ongoing cohort has been surveyed 15 times to date and is now interviewed biennially. Data are available from Round 1 (1997 survey year) to Round 15 (2011 survey year).
These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly (via National Longitudinal Survey of Youth, 1997) for details on obtaining these resources.
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: attitudes, demographic characteristics, education, family background, household composition, job history, job training, occupational mobility, political participation, secondary education, wages and salaries, work experience
Geographic Coverage: United States
Data Collection Notes:
These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining the data and documentation.