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National Longitudinal Surveys of Labor Market Experience, Center for Human Resource Research. The Ohio State University, (electronic resource)

Label
National Longitudinal Surveys of Labor Market Experience
Title
National Longitudinal Surveys of Labor Market Experience
Statement of responsibility
Center for Human Resource Research. The Ohio State University
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The primary purpose of the five sets of surveys that comprise the National Longitudinal Surveys is the collection of data on the labor force experience of specific age-sex groups of Americans: Older Men aged 45-59 in 1966, Mature Women aged 30-44 in 1967, Young Men aged 14-24 in 1966, Young Women aged 14-24 in 1968, and Youth aged 14-21 in 1979. Each of the 1960s cohorts has been surveyed 12 or more times over the years, and the Youth cohort has been surveyed yearly since 1979. The major topics covered within the surveys of each cohort include: (1) labor market experience variables (including labor force participation, unemployment, job history, and job mobility), (2) socioeconomic and human capital variables (including education, training, health and physical condition, marital and family characteristics, financial characteristics, and job attitudes), and (3) selected environmental variables (size of labor force and unemployment rates for local area). While the surveys of each cohort have collected data on the above core sets of variables, cohort-specific data have been gathered over the years focusing on the particular stage of labor market attachment that each group was experiencing. Thus, the surveys of young people have collected data on their educational goals, high school and college experiences, high school characteristics, and occupational aspirations and expectations, as well as military service. The surveys of women have gathered data on topics such as fertility, child care, responsibility for household tasks, care of parents, volunteer work, attitudes towards women working, and job discrimination. As the older-aged cohorts of men and women approached labor force withdrawal, surveys for these groups collected information on their retirement plans, health status, and pension benefits. Respondents within the 1979 Youth cohort have b... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07610
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Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
MiAaI
Characteristic
combination
Date time place
Start: 1966; and end: 1992
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
  • 7610
  • 7610
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Labor supply
  • Working class
  • Aptitude
  • Career goals
  • Drinking behavior
  • Drug abuse
  • Educational background
  • Economic indicators
  • Employment discrimination
  • Fertility
  • Family work relationship
  • Health status
  • High school students
  • Household composition
  • Income distribution
  • Job history
  • Job training
  • Job security
  • Labor force
  • Labor markets
  • Labor (work)
  • Occupational mobility
  • Offenses
  • Older adults
  • Pensions
  • Retirement
  • Social indicators
  • Secondary education
  • Test scores
  • Wages and salaries
  • Working women
  • Work attitudes
  • Work experience
  • Working mothers
  • Young adults
  • Youths
Target audience
specialized
Label
National Longitudinal Surveys of Labor Market Experience, Center for Human Resource Research. The Ohio State University, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Mature Men, 1966-1990; Part 2: Mature Women, 1967-1986 (Main File); Part 3: Young Men, 1966-1981; Part 4: Young Women, 1968-1982 (Main File); Part 5: Youth, 1979-1992 (Common Demographic Information); Part 6: Youth, 1979-1992 (Created Key Variables); Part 7: Youth, 1979-1992 (Family Background); Part 8: Youth, 1979-1992 (Marital History); Part 9: Youth, 1979-1992 (Current Labor Force Status); Part 10: Youth, 1979-1992 (Jobs); Part 11: Youth, 1979-1992 (Job Information--Employer Supplement); Part 12: Youth, 1979-1992 (Periods Not Working--Employer Supplement); Part 13: Youth, 1979-1992 (Information Sheet, 1980-1989); Part 14: Youth, 1979-1992 (Regular Schooling); Part 15: Youth, 1979-1992 (Income and Assets, 1979-1990); Part 16: Youth, 1979-1992 (Assets, 1985-1989); Part 17: Youth, 1979-1992 (Household Record); Part 18: Youth, 1979-1992 (Periods When Respondent Was Not Working or in the Military); Part 19: Youth, 1979-1992 (Degrees and Certification, 1979-1984 and 1988- 1.
Control code
MIU01000000000000005045368
Dimensions
unknown
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)ICPSR07610
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR07610
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
83 data files + machine-readable documentation (text) + database dictionaries + SAS data definition statements + SPSS data definition statements + data collection instruments.
Label
National Longitudinal Surveys of Labor Market Experience, Center for Human Resource Research. The Ohio State University, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Mature Men, 1966-1990; Part 2: Mature Women, 1967-1986 (Main File); Part 3: Young Men, 1966-1981; Part 4: Young Women, 1968-1982 (Main File); Part 5: Youth, 1979-1992 (Common Demographic Information); Part 6: Youth, 1979-1992 (Created Key Variables); Part 7: Youth, 1979-1992 (Family Background); Part 8: Youth, 1979-1992 (Marital History); Part 9: Youth, 1979-1992 (Current Labor Force Status); Part 10: Youth, 1979-1992 (Jobs); Part 11: Youth, 1979-1992 (Job Information--Employer Supplement); Part 12: Youth, 1979-1992 (Periods Not Working--Employer Supplement); Part 13: Youth, 1979-1992 (Information Sheet, 1980-1989); Part 14: Youth, 1979-1992 (Regular Schooling); Part 15: Youth, 1979-1992 (Income and Assets, 1979-1990); Part 16: Youth, 1979-1992 (Assets, 1985-1989); Part 17: Youth, 1979-1992 (Household Record); Part 18: Youth, 1979-1992 (Periods When Respondent Was Not Working or in the Military); Part 19: Youth, 1979-1992 (Degrees and Certification, 1979-1984 and 1988- 1.
Control code
MIU01000000000000005045368
Dimensions
unknown
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)ICPSR07610
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR07610
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
83 data files + machine-readable documentation (text) + database dictionaries + SAS data definition statements + SPSS data definition statements + data collection instruments.

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