National Youth Survey [United States]: Wave I, 1976 (ICPSR 8375)

Version Date: Aug 1, 2008 View help for published

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Delbert S. Elliott, University of Colorado. Institute of Behavioral Science

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https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08375.v2

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NYS 1976

This dataset contains parent and youth data for the National Youth Survey. Youths and one of their parents or legal guardians were interviewed in early 1977 about events and behavior occurring during calendar year 1976. Included is information on the demographics and socioeconomic status of respondents, disruptive events in the home, neighborhood problems, parental aspirations for youth, labeling, integration of family and peer contexts, attitudes toward deviance in adults and juveniles, parental discipline, community involvement, and drug use.

Elliott, Delbert S. National Youth Survey [United States]:  Wave I, 1976. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2008-08-01. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08375.v2

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United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. National Institute of Mental Health (MH27552)

Users are reminded by the United States Department of Health and Human Services that these data are to be used solely for statistical analysis and reporting of aggregated information and not for the investigation of specific individuals or treatment facilities.

Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
1976
1976

Produced by the University of Colorado, Behavioral Research Institute at Boulder, CO.

National sample of the American youth population selected by area probability sampling.

Youths in the United States.

Individual

personal interviews

survey data

1985-05-24

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:
  • Elliott, Delbert S. National Youth Survey [United States]: Wave I, 1976. ICPSR08375-v2. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2008-08-01. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08375.v2

2008-08-01 New files were added. These files included one or more of the following: Stata setup, SAS transport (CPORT), SPSS system, Stata system, SAS supplemental syntax, and Stata supplemental syntax files, and a tab-delimited ASCII data file.

2005-11-04 On 2005-03-14 new files were added to one or more datasets. These files included additional setup files as well as one or more of the following: SAS program, SAS transport, SPSS portable, and Stata system files. The metadata record was revised 2005-11-04 to reflect these additions.

1985-05-24 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:

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

Notes

  • The public-use data files in this collection are available for access by the general public. Access does not require affiliation with an ICPSR member institution.

  • 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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