BRTHPLCE: Geographic region of birth

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Northeast: ME/NH/VT/MA/RI/CT/NY/NJ/PA 1,53418.2%
2 Midwest: OH/IN/IL/MI/WI/MN/IA/MO/ND/SD/NE/KS 2,11525.0%
3 South: DE/MD/DC/VA/WV/NC/SC/FL/KY/TN/AL/MS/AR/LA/OK/TX 3,22438.2%
4 West: MT/ID/WY/CO/NM/AZ/UT/NV/WA/OR/CA/AK/HI 96311.4%
5 Puerto Rico 330.4%
6 Outside of the United States 5816.9%
Total 8,450 100%

Based upon 8,450 valid cases out of 8,450 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 2.71
  • median: 3.00
  • mode: 3.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 6
  • standard deviation: 1.28

Location: 1913-1913 (width: 1; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: National Survey of Family Growth, Cycle IV, 1988.

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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.

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