Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1999 (ICPSR 3485)

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United States Department of Justice. Immigration and Naturalization Service

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https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03485.v2

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This data collection contains information on the characteristics of aliens who became legal permanent residents of the United States in fiscal year 1999 (October 1998 through September 1999). Data are presented for two types of immigrants. The first category, New Arrivals, arrived from outside the United States with valid immigration visas issued by the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service. The second category, Adjustments, were already in the United States with temporary status and were adjusted to legal permanent residence through petition to the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service. Variables include port of entry, month and year of admission, class of admission, and state and area to which the immigrants were admitted. Demographic information such as age, sex, marital status, occupation, country of birth, country of last permanent residence, and nationality is also provided.

United States Department of Justice. Immigration and Naturalization Service. Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1999. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2008-08-08. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03485.v2

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1998-10-01 -- 1999-09-30
1998-10-01 -- 1999-09-30

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All aliens who became legal permanent residents of the United States in fiscal year 1999.

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2002-11-22

2018-02-15 The citation of this study may have changed due to the new version control system that has been implemented. The previous citation was:
  • United States Department of Justice, Immigration and Naturalization Service. IMMIGRANTS ADMITTED TO THE UNITED STATES, 1999. ICPSR03485-v2. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Justice, Immigration and Naturalization Service [producer], 2002. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2008-08-08. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03485.v2

2008-08-08 SAS, SPSS, and Stata setup files, SAS and Stata supplemental syntax files, SAS transport (CPORT) files, SPSS system files, and Stata system files were added to this data collection. SDA has been added to this study.

2002-11-22 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 online analysis version with question text.

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  • Data in this collection are available only to users at ICPSR member institutions.

  • The citation of this study may have changed due to the new version control system that has been implemented. Please see version history for more details.
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