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The Resource National Longitudinal Survey of Mature Women, 1967-2003, Ohio State University. Center for Human ResourceResearch (CHRR), (electronic resource)

National Longitudinal Survey of Mature Women, 1967-2003, Ohio State University. Center for Human ResourceResearch (CHRR), (electronic resource)

Label
National Longitudinal Survey of Mature Women, 1967-2003
Title
National Longitudinal Survey of Mature Women, 1967-2003
Statement of responsibility
Ohio State University. Center for Human ResourceResearch (CHRR)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The National Longitudinal Survey of Mature Women is one of six surveys, designed by the United States Department of Labor, comprising the National Longitudinal Survey (NLS) Series. The original purpose of the survey was to study employment patterns of women in their 30s and 40s who may have been re-entering the workforce and balancing the roles of homemaker, mother, and labor force participant. The survey was first administered to 5,083 respondents by interviewers from the United States Census Bureau in 1967. The survey has been repeated a further 20 times, approximately every other year, between the years of 1968 and 2003. Unlike the two NLS male cohorts which were abandoned by the early 1990s, the NLS of Mature Women is an ongoing study. The survey queried respondents on 17 main subjects: work and nonwork experiences, work-related discrimination, training investments, schooling information, retirement status and plans, volunteer work and leisure-time activities, physical well-being, health care and health insurance, alcohol and cigarette use, attitudes, aspirations, and psychological well-being, geographic and environmental data, demographics and family background, marital and fertility histories, childcare arrangements, care of ill and disabled persons, household chores, and transfers. Respondents were asked to give detailed information about their occupation, class of worker, rate of pay, hours worked per week, job satisfaction, and benefits. Respondents who reported themselves as unemployed were asked questions regarding their job search including methods employed to look for work, number of weeks spent looking for work, reasons for not looking for work, and number of weeks spent out of the labor force. Respondents were also asked about work-related discrimination, specifically whether they had experienced discrimination based on age, race, religion, or sex at an... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04681
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
combination
Date time place
Start: 1967; and end: 2003
Geographic coverage
United States.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
  • ICPSR
  • National Longitudinal Surveys NLS Series
Series volume
  • 4681
  • 4681
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child care
  • Compensation
  • Education
  • Earned degrees
  • Employment
  • Employment discrimination
  • Financial assets
  • Health
  • Health care
  • Health problems
  • Higher education
  • Health insurance
  • Housework
  • Industry
  • Job descriptions
  • Job tenure
  • Job training
  • Leisure
  • Occupations
  • Older workers
  • Pensions
  • Psychological wellbeing
  • Retirement planning
  • Unemployment
  • Volunteers
  • Working hours
  • Working mothers
  • Working women
Target audience
specialized
Label
National Longitudinal Survey of Mature Women, 1967-2003, Ohio State University. Center for Human ResourceResearch (CHRR), (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2008-01-04
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: 1967; Part 2: 1968; Part 3: 1969; Part 4: 1971; Part 5: 1972; Part 6: 1974; Part 7: 1976; Part 8: 1977; Part 9: 1979; Part 10: 1981; Part 11: 1982; Part 12: 1984; Part 13: 1986; Part 14: 1987; Part 15: 1989; Part 16: 1992; Part 17: 1995; Part 18: 1997; Part 19: 1999; Part 20: 2001; Part 21: 2003
Control code
MIU01000000000000005642083
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
The terms of use for this study can be found at http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/cocoon/ICPSR/TERMS/04681.xml 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
  • (OCoLC)190871846
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04681
  • (OCoLC)ocn190871846
  • (OCoLC)190871846
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04681
  • (OCoLC)ocn190871846
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
21 data files + machine-readable documentation (PDF) + SAS setup files + SPSS setup files + Stata setup files.
Label
National Longitudinal Survey of Mature Women, 1967-2003, Ohio State University. Center for Human ResourceResearch (CHRR), (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2008-01-04
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: 1967; Part 2: 1968; Part 3: 1969; Part 4: 1971; Part 5: 1972; Part 6: 1974; Part 7: 1976; Part 8: 1977; Part 9: 1979; Part 10: 1981; Part 11: 1982; Part 12: 1984; Part 13: 1986; Part 14: 1987; Part 15: 1989; Part 16: 1992; Part 17: 1995; Part 18: 1997; Part 19: 1999; Part 20: 2001; Part 21: 2003
Control code
MIU01000000000000005642083
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
The terms of use for this study can be found at http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/cocoon/ICPSR/TERMS/04681.xml 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
  • (OCoLC)190871846
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04681
  • (OCoLC)ocn190871846
  • (OCoLC)190871846
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04681
  • (OCoLC)ocn190871846
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
21 data files + machine-readable documentation (PDF) + SAS setup files + SPSS setup files + Stata setup files.

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