Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
This 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 14 years old and over. Also supplied are personal characteristics such as age, sex, race, marital status, veteran status, household relationship, educational background, and Spanish origin. In addition, supplemental data pertaining to fertility and birth expectations are included in this file. Data are presented for females ages 14 to 59 on marital status, date of first marriage, number of children ever born, and date of birth of the most recent child born. Currently married females ages 14 to 40 were also queried regarding the number of additional children they expect to have within the next five years.
Series: Current Population Survey Series
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U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census. CURRENT POPULATION SURVEY, JUNE 1974. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census [producer], 1981. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1990. doi:10.3886/ICPSR09281.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09281.v1
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: birth expectations, census data, demographic characteristics, employment, fertility, Hispanic origins, households, labor force, marital status, population characteristics, population estimates, reproductive history, unemployment
Geographic Coverage: United States
Date of Collection:
Universe: All persons 14 years and over in the civilian noninstitutional population of the United States living in households.
Data Types: survey data
Sample: A probability sample consisting of approximately 55,000 households was selected to represent the universe.
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personal interviews, and telephone interviews
Original ICPSR Release: 1990-03-06
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