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The Resource National Longitudinal Survey of Young Men, 1966-1981, Ohio State University. Center for Human ResourceResearch, (electronic resource)

National Longitudinal Survey of Young Men, 1966-1981, Ohio State University. Center for Human ResourceResearch, (electronic resource)

Label
National Longitudinal Survey of Young Men, 1966-1981
Title
National Longitudinal Survey of Young Men, 1966-1981
Statement of responsibility
Ohio State University. Center for Human ResourceResearch
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The National Longitudinal Survey of Young Men 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 young men in their teens and early 20s who were completing or had completed school and were making decisions about obtaining additional education, entering the work force, or joining the military. The survey was first administered to 5,020 respondents by interviewers from the United States Census Bureau in 1966. The survey was repeated a further 12 times between the years of 1967 and 1981. The NLS of Young Men queried respondents on the following 12 main subjects: (1) labor market experiences, (2) work-related discrimination, (3) training investments, (4) schooling information, (5) military experiences, (6) income and assets, (7) physical well-being, (8) attitudes, aspirations, and psychological well-being, (9) geographic and environmental data, (10) demographics and family background, (11) marital history, children, and dependents, and (12) household chores. An important portion of the survey was dedicated to the respondents' labor market experiences. Respondents were asked to provide information regarding their occupation, their working class, hours worked per week, rate of pay, and attitude toward their current job. Respondents were also asked about a variety of job-related activities including shift worked, union membership, length of commute, tenure, benefits, and eligibility for retirement benefits. Respondents who were unemployed or temporarily out of the labor force were asked about their plans for seeking employment, number of weeks spent looking for work, number of weeks spent out of the labor force, and reasons for not seeking employment. Respondents were also asked about work-related discrimination. Specifically, there were questions ai... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04678
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
combination
Date time place
Start: 1966; and end: 1981
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
  • 4678
  • 4678
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Compensation
  • Education
  • Educational programs
  • Employment
  • Employment discrimination
  • Earned degrees
  • Financial assets
  • Health
  • Health care
  • Health problems
  • Higher education
  • Health insurance
  • Industry
  • Job descriptions
  • Job tenure
  • Job training
  • Leisure
  • Military service
  • Occupations
  • Older workers
  • Pensions
  • Psychological wellbeing
  • Retirement planning
  • Unemployment
  • Union membership
  • Vocational education
  • Volunteers
  • Work attitudes
  • Working hours
Target audience
specialized
Label
National Longitudinal Survey of Young Men, 1966-1981, Ohio State University. Center for Human ResourceResearch, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2008-01-04
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: 1966; Part 2: 1967; Part 3: 1968; Part 4: 1969; Part 5: 1970; Part 6: 1971; Part 7: 1973; Part 8: 1975; Part 9: 1976; Part 10: 1978; Part 11: 1980; Part 12: 1981
Control code
MIU01000000000000005642081
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/04678.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)190871843
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04678
  • (OCoLC)ocn190871843
  • (OCoLC)190871843
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04678
  • (OCoLC)ocn190871843
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
12 data files + machine-readable documentation (PDF) + SAS setup files + SPSS setup files + Stata setup files.
Label
National Longitudinal Survey of Young Men, 1966-1981, Ohio State University. Center for Human ResourceResearch, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2008-01-04
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: 1966; Part 2: 1967; Part 3: 1968; Part 4: 1969; Part 5: 1970; Part 6: 1971; Part 7: 1973; Part 8: 1975; Part 9: 1976; Part 10: 1978; Part 11: 1980; Part 12: 1981
Control code
MIU01000000000000005642081
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/04678.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)190871843
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04678
  • (OCoLC)ocn190871843
  • (OCoLC)190871843
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04678
  • (OCoLC)ocn190871843
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
12 data files + machine-readable documentation (PDF) + SAS setup files + SPSS setup files + Stata setup files.

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