Current Population Survey: Annual Demographic File, 1983 (ICPSR 8192)

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This data collection supplies standard monthly labor force data as well as supplemental data on work experience, income, noncash benefits, and migration. Comprehensive information is given on the employment status, occupation, and industry of persons 14 years old and older. Additional data are available concerning weeks worked and hours per week worked, reason not working full-time, total income and income components, and residence. Supplemental statistics are also given in this survey for noncash income sources. The nine sources are: food stamps, school lunch program, group health insurance, pension plan, personal health insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, CHAMPUS (military health), and energy assistance. Information on demographic characteristics, such as age, sex, race, marital status, educational level, and family structure, is available for each person in the household enumerated.

United States. Bureau of the Census. Current Population Survey: Annual Demographic File, 1983. Ann Arbor, MI: [distributor], 2008-04-04.

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A national probability sample was used in selecting the housing units. Approximately 58,000 households were selected for the sample.

All persons in civilian households in the United States and male members of the Armed Forces living outside military housing.

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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. Bureau of the Census. CURRENT POPULATION SURVEY: ANNUAL DEMOGRAPHIC FILE, 1983. ICPSR08192-v2. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [producer and distributor], 2008-04-04.

2008-04-04 A codebook has been added.

1984-07-12 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:

  • Standardized missing values.
  • Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.


  • 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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