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Sample Design

 


 

Introductory Files

 


 

Web-Accessible Data

 

 

 

Content Outlines

Wave 1

Wave 2

Wave 3

Codebooks and Data Access

Wave 1

Wave 2

Wave 3

Bibliography

 

 

 

Working Papers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WAVE 3 CODEBOOK AND DATA FILES

WAVE 3 CODEBOOK FILES

 

Explanation of NSFH3 File Structure

 

NSHF3 CODEBOOKS

NSFH3 MAIN INTERVIEW CODEBOOKS

  • Documentation of New Variables 
    The data file contains some variables that do not appear in the codebook including recoded person numbers, income, and century month calculations. 
 
 

WAVE 3 DATA FILES

 

NSFH3 INTERVIEW DATA (Main R and Spouse/Partners)

MAIN INTERVIEW DATA

(EXPLANATION SEPARATE R AND SPOUSE DATA FILES)

ROSTER 1 (HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS) DATA

 ROSTER 2 (SONS AND DAUGHTERS LIVING ELSEWHERE) DATA

ROSTER 3 (SPOUSE/PARTNER'S SONS/DAUGHTERS LIVING ELSEWHERE DATA

MAIN INTERVIEW UNION/MARRIAGE HISTORY DATA


FOCAL CHILD DATA

FOCAL CHILD UNION/MARRIAGE HISTORY DATA

PROXY INTERVIEW DATA

T1T2T3 STATUS DATA (Status of All Eligible Respondents at All 3 Waves)

 

LAYOUT FILES

There are no record layout files for NSFH3 data (corresponding to those for NSFH1 and NSFH2; the data files are in SPSS .save format.  Users who want ASCII data files can generate them in SPSS which will provide a record layout.
 

APPENDICES

Medical Condition Codes
Religion Codes
Reasons Stopped Living With Parents Codes
Reasons Started Living With Parents Codes
Occupation Codes
Industry Codes
Cause of Death Codes
Field report
Person numbers in the NSFH data
New Constructed Education Variable

    

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Last modified on December 30, 2015