RES_BPLG: Region or Country of birth: R [V16]
101. I'd like to ask you about the cities, towns, suburbs or other places you've lived in. We're interested in big moves you've made, and small ones like from a city to a suburb. have you lived right here in this (city, town, farming area) all your life? (IF R HAS NOT LIVED "RIGHT HERE" ALL LIFE) 102. What different cities, towns, or farming areas have you lived in, and when did you move to each one? Start with where your mother was living when you were born.
|0||Other foreign countries; don't know||6||0.2%|
|1||Southern United States: AL, AR, DE, DC, FL, GA, KY, LA, MD,||1,166||35.8%|
|2||Northeastern United States: CT, ME, MA, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI,||775||23.8%|
|3||North Central United States: IL, IN, IA, KS, MI, MN, MO, NB,||932||28.6%|
|4||Western United States: AZ, CA, CO, ID, MT, NV, NM, OR, UT,||256||7.9%|
|5||Other U.S.: State unknown, or Alaska, Hawaii, or born abroa||8||0.2%|
|6||Mexico, Puerto Rico, Central and South America and other Car||27||0.8%|
Based upon 3,250 valid cases out of 3,256 total cases.
- mean: 2.26
- median: 2.00
- mode: 1.00
- minimum: 0
- maximum: 8
- standard deviation: 1.37
Location: 21-21 (width: 1; decimal: 0)
Variable Type: numeric
(Range of) Missing Values: 9
Source: This variable was taken from: Growth of American Families, 1960.
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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.