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The Resource Chinese Household Income Project, 1995, Carl Riskin, Zhao Renwei, Li Shi, (electronic resource)

Chinese Household Income Project, 1995, Carl Riskin, Zhao Renwei, Li Shi, (electronic resource)

Label
Chinese Household Income Project, 1995
Title
Chinese Household Income Project, 1995
Statement of responsibility
Carl Riskin, Zhao Renwei, Li Shi
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The purpose of this project was to measure and estimate the distribution of personal income in both rural and urban areas of the People's Republic of China. The principal investigators based their definition of income on cash payments and on a broad range of additional components: payments in kind valued at market prices, agricultural output produced for self-consumption valued at market prices, the value of food and other direct subsidies, and the imputed value of housing services. The rural component of this collection consists of two data files, one in which the individual is the unit of analysis (Part 1) and a second in which the household is the unit of analysis (Part 2). Individual rural respondents reported on their employment status, level of education, Communist Party membership, type of employer (e.g., public, private, or foreign), type of economic sector in which they were employed, occupation, whether they held a second job, retirement status, monthly pension, monthly wage, and other sources of income. Demographic variables include relationship to householder, gender, age, and student status. Rural households reported extensively on the character of the household and residence. Information was elicited on type of terrain surrounding the house, geographic position, type of house, and availability of electricity. Also reported were sources of household income (e.g., farming, industry, government, rents, and interest), taxes paid, value of farm, total amount and type of cultivated land, financial assets and debts, quantity and value of various crops, amount of grain purchased or provided by a collective, use of chemical fertilizers, gasoline, and oil, quantity and value of agricultural machinery, and all household expenditures (e.g., food, fuel, medicine, education, transportation, and electricity). The urban component of this collection also consists of two... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03012
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
combination
Geographic coverage
China (Peoples Republic)
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Riskin, Carl
  • Zhao, Renwei
  • Shi, Li
  • Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
ICPSR
Series volume
3012
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agricultural activity
  • Economic conditions
  • Employment status
  • Household income
  • Households
  • Housing conditions
  • Occupations
  • Rural areas
  • Urban areas
Target audience
specialized
Label
Chinese Household Income Project, 1995, Carl Riskin, Zhao Renwei, Li Shi, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Rural Individual Data; Part 2: Rural Household Data; Part 3: Urban Individual Data; Part 4: Urban Household Data; Part 5: SAS Program to Create Measures of Rural Income; Part 6: SAS Program to Create Measures of Urban Income
Control code
MIU01000000000000005047341
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
ICPSR version.
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR03012
  • (OCoLC)ocm61153313
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR03012
  • (OCoLC)ocm61153313
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
4 data files + machine-readable documentation (PDF) + data collection instrument (PDF) + accompanying computer programs.
Label
Chinese Household Income Project, 1995, Carl Riskin, Zhao Renwei, Li Shi, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Rural Individual Data; Part 2: Rural Household Data; Part 3: Urban Individual Data; Part 4: Urban Household Data; Part 5: SAS Program to Create Measures of Rural Income; Part 6: SAS Program to Create Measures of Urban Income
Control code
MIU01000000000000005047341
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
ICPSR version.
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR03012
  • (OCoLC)ocm61153313
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR03012
  • (OCoLC)ocm61153313
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
4 data files + machine-readable documentation (PDF) + data collection instrument (PDF) + accompanying computer programs.

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