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Note: Codebooks contain frequency data from the private data release. For some variables, these differ from the frequencies in the public release. Variables that differ between the public and private versions include "(not available on public release)" as part of the variable description, or a note indicating the difference between the public and private versions.

Phone: Education

sb001re-sb009red  Summary of educational history using data collected in 1977 
                  and 1993. (N=5365)

sb010re-sb014ree  Update of the educational history collected during the 1993 
                  survey from the time of the last interview with the 
                  respondent.

                     For 1977 respondents (xslv = 1), these variables update 
                     any educational experiences after the 1977 interview 
                     (N=1693).

                     For 1977 non-respondents (xslv ^= 1), these variables 
                     update any educational experiences (N=3111).

                     For 1977 non-respondents who answered only the mail
                     questionnaire (xstat93m = 2), these variables update any
                     educational experiences (N=561).

   sb010re-sb012rec  Summary variables for educational history update using 
                     1993 data only.

   sb013ree-sb014ree College information for 1977 non-respondents and for 1977
                     respondents who obtained less than a bachelor's degree 
                     - using 1993 data only.

sb015re-rb017re   High school diploma variables using 1977 and 1993 data. 
                  (N=5365)

sb018ree-sb020ree Bachelor's degree variables using 1977 and 1993 data.(N=5365)

sb021red-sb024red Most recent degree variables using 1977 and 1993 data. 
                  (N=5365)

sb025red-sb026ree Post (most recent) degree experience using 1977 and 1993 
                  data. (N=5365)

sb027ree-sb029ree Post (most recent) degree college information 1993 update 
                  data only.
                     1977 respondents (N=1693)
                     1977 non-respondents (N=3111)
                     1977 non-respondents who answered mail only (N=561)

sb030re-sb031rec  Current school enrollment and plans (N=5365)

sb032re-sb036rec  Military experience using 1977 and 1993 data. (N=5365)

sb037re-sb039re   Importance of education, work, and finances. (N=5365)

sb040re-sb042re   Success in education, work, and finances. (N=5365)

sb043re-sb045re   11th grade and Wisconsin high school names if not
                  already available in sb016re. (N=4778)

Variable names from the mail only survey are proceeded by an "&" in the 
parenthesized list of variable names included with the variable description.

sb001re: Summary of ever attended college.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDELRS, XSTAT93M, sn25, SLV, 2c, 3a, 3a1, 3a4, RB001RE
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED/NOT ASCERTAINED 1 4 5
-1 DON'T KNOW 0 1 1
1 YES 1416 1276 2692
2 NO 1164 1503 2667

sb002rec: Summary of total number of years of college completed.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDYRCM, XSTAT93M, 3bp, SLV, 3a1, 3a2, 3a4, 3b, 4g, SB001RE, RB002REC
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 6 3 9
-2 1165 1508 2673
-1 DON'T KNOW 2 3 5
0 LESS THAN ONE YEAR 77 125 202
1 149 181 330
2 196 205 401
3 85 97 182
4 392 309 701
5 134 122 256
6 152 120 272
7 70 49 119
8 86 33 119
9 20 17 37
10 30 4 34
11 7 3 10
12 3 4 7
13 3 1 4
14 1 0 1
15 2 0 2
17 1 0 1
Note: If respondent did not know whether s/he completed a grade, it was
assumed the grade was not completed.

sb003red: Summary of equivalent years of regular education based on highest degree.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDEQYR, XSTAT93M, 3a1, 3k, a3k, SLV, 2c, 3a1, 3a2, 3a4, 3j, 3k, b3k, 3n, 3t, 3u, 5, 5a, b5a, b5b, 5s, 5u, SB001RE, SB002REC, RB003RED
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 14 17 31
0 1 0 1
2 COMPLETED 2ND GRADE 0 1 1
4 COMPLETED 4TH GRADE 1 1 2
6 COMPLETED 6TH GRADE 3 0 3
7 COMPLETED 7TH GRADE 8 3 11
8 COMPLETED 8TH GRADE 38 34 72
9 COMPLETED 9TH GRADE 27 14 41
10 COMPLETED 10TH GRADE 53 43 96
11 COMPLETED 11TH GRADE 49 66 115
12 HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE OR LESS, OR LESS THAN ONE YEAR OF COLLEGE 1050 1461 2511
13 ONE-YEAR COLLEGE CERTIFICATE, ONE YEAR OF COLLEGE (NO DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE) 145 176 321
14 TWO -YEAR TEACHING CERTIFICATE, ASSOCIATE DEGREE, TWO-YEAR DIPLOMA OR CERTIFICATE, TWO YEARS OF COLLEGE (NO DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE) 207 217 424
15 COLLEGE TRAINED REGISTERED NURSES, ONE OR MORE YEARS POST TWO-YEAR DEGREE (BUT NO HIGHER DEGREE), THREE OR MORE YEARS OF COLLEGE (NO DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE) 129 115 244
16 BACHELOR'S DEGREE 416 348 764
17 MASTER'S DEGREE WITH MAJOR FIELD: CONTINUING/VOCATIONAL EDUC (042) CURRICULUM (044) EDUCATION (050) ELEMENTARY EDUCATION (055) LIBRARY SCIENCE (091), OR ONE OR MORE YEARS POST- BACHELOR'S DEGREE (NO HIGHER DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE) 111 97 208
18 TWO-YEAR MASTER'S, WITH MAJOR FIELD NOT LISTED ABOVE, OR ONE OR MORE YEARS POST-ONE-YEAR- MASTER'S (NO HIGHER DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE) 148 120 268
19 DDS, LLD, LLB, JD, OR ONE OR MORE YEARS POST-TWO- YEAR-MASTER'S (NO HIGHER DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE) 96 47 143
20 PHD, MD, OTHER DOCTORATES NOT PREVIOUSLY INCLUDED, OR ONE OR MORE YEARS POST-PROFESSIONAL DEGREE 82 24 106
21 POST DOCTORATE EDUCATION 3 0 3
Note: The highest equivalent educational level reported for SB003RED may
not use the latest degree obtained. Some respondents received
"lower" degrees after their 1977 interview (for example, a respondent
with a Bachelor's degree returned to school for an Associate's
degree.) Use SB004RED to get the equivalent educational level for
the most recent degree obtained.
If there was no schooling for 1977 respondents after 1977, they
received the same code they had in XEDEQYR. If 1977 Rs had schooling
after 1977 but did not earn a degree, they received either XEDEQYR or
12+(# years college), whichever was higher.
Please note that SB003RED adds a category, 21, for post-doctoral
education, while the comparable variable from 1977, XEDEQYR, lumps
post-doctorates into the 20 year category.

sb004red: Summary of equivalent years of regular education based on most recent degree.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDEQYR, XSTAT93M, 3a1, 3k, a3k, SLV, 2c, 3a1, 3a2, 3a4, 3j, 3k, b3k, 3n, 3t, 3u, 5, 5a, b5a, b5b, 5s, 5u, SB001RE, SB002REC, RB004RED
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 14 17 31
0 1 0 1
2 COMPLETED 2ND GRADE 0 1 1
4 COMPLETED 4TH GRADE 1 1 2
6 COMPLETED 6TH GRADE 3 0 3
7 COMPLETED 7TH GRADE 8 3 11
8 COMPLETED 8TH GRADE 38 34 72
9 COMPLETED 9TH GRADE 27 14 41
10 COMPLETED 10TH GRADE 53 43 96
11 COMPLETED 11TH GRADE 49 66 115
12 HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE OR LESS, OR LESS THAN ONE YEAR OF COLLEGE 1050 1461 2511
13 ONE-YEAR COLLEGE CERTIFICATE, ONE YEAR OF COLLEGE (NO DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE) 145 176 321
14 TWO -YEAR TEACHING CERTIFICATE, ASSOCIATE DEGREE, TWO-YEAR DIPLOMA OR CERTIFICATE, TWO YEARS OF COLLEGE (NO DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE) 207 218 425
15 COLLEGE TRAINED REGISTERED NURSES, ONE OR MORE YEARS POST TWO-YEAR DEGREE (BUT NO HIGHER DEGREE), THREE OR MORE YEARS OF COLLEGE (NO DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE) 129 115 244
16 BACHELOR'S DEGREE 416 347 763
17 MASTER'S DEGREE WITH MAJOR FIELD: CONTINUING/VOCATIONAL EDUC (042) CURRICULUM (044) EDUCATION (050) ELEMENTARY EDUCATION (055) LIBRARY SCIENCE (091), OR ONE OR MORE YEARS POST- BACHELOR'S DEGREE (NO HIGHER DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE) 113 97 210
18 TWO-YEAR MASTER'S, WITH MAJOR FIELD NOT LISTED ABOVE, OR ONE OR MORE YEARS POST-ONE-YEAR- MASTER'S (NO HIGHER DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE) 146 120 266
19 DDS, LLD, LLB, JD, OR ONE OR MORE YEARS POST-TWO- YEAR-MASTER'S (NO HIGHER DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE) 96 47 143
20 PHD, MD, OTHER DOCTORATES NOT PREVIOUSLY INCLUDED, OR ONE OR MORE YEARS POST-PROFESSIONAL DEGREE 82 24 106
21 POST DOCTORATE EDUCATION 3 0 3
Note: The most recent equivalent educational level reported for SB004RED
may not use the highest degree obtained. Some respondents received
"lower" degrees after their 1977 interview (for example, a respondent
with a Bachelor's degree returned to school for an Associate's
degree.) Use SB003RED to get the equivalent educational level for
the highest degree obtained.
If there was no schooling for 1977 respondents after 1977, they
received the same code they had in XEDEQYR. If 1977 Rs had schooling
after 1977 but did not earn a degree, they received either XEDEQYR or
12+(# years college), whichever was higher.
Please note that SB004RED adds a category, 21, for post-doctoral
education, while the comparable variable from 1977, XEDEQYR, lumps
post-doctorates into the 20 year category.

sb005rec: Level of highest degree since high school.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XDGLEV, XSTAT93M, 3j, 3k, a3k, SLV, 3j, 3k, b3k, 5, 5a, b5a, SB001RE, RB005REC
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 1 2 3
-2 1646 2019 3665
-1 DON'T KNOW OR DEGREE NOT CODEABLE 6 20 26
1 ASSOCIATE'S DEGREE 72 90 162
2 BACHELOR'S DEGREE 510 429 939
3 MASTER'S DEGREE 228 195 423
4 DOCTORATE OR PROFESSIONAL DEGREE 118 29 147
Note: The highest degree reported for SB005REC may not be the latest degree
obtained. Some respondents received "lower" degrees after their 1977
interview (for example, a respondent with a Bachelor's degree
returned to school for an Associate's degree.) Use SB007REC to get
the most recent degree obtained.
See Appendix B - COR554, Creation of Level of Degree.

sb006ree: Highest degree, certificate or diploma ever earned.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDDGNM, XSTAT93M, SLV, 3j, 3j, 3k, 3k, a3k, b3k, 5, 5a, b5a, SB001RE, SB009RED, RB006REE
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 1 2 3
-2 1646 2019 3665
-1 DON'T KNOW 1 0 1
00 - 95 SPECIFIC DEGREES 933 763 1696
0 Other, NFS. 7 20 27
1 1 year diploma/certificate 0 1 1
2 2 year diploma/certificate 2 0 2
3 A.A.-assoc of arts 6 5 11
4 A.S.-assoc of science 1 1 2
7 B.A./A.B.-bachelor of arts 36 28 64
11 B.B.A.-bachelor bus admin 13 0 13
14 B.D.-bachelor of divinty 2 0 2
15 B.E.-bachelor educ/engr 0 4 4
16 B.E.E.-bachelor electrical engr 3 0 3
18 B.F.A.-bachelor fine arts 2 4 6
22 B.M.-bachelor of music 0 2 2
23 B.N.-bachelor of nursing 0 2 2
25 B.R.E. bachelor relig ed 1 0 1
26 B.S./S.B.-bachelor science 99 70 169
31 D.D.S.-dr dental sci 11 0 11
41 D.V.M.-dr vet med 3 1 4
42 Ed.D.-dr of educ 2 1 3
43 Ed.S.-educ specialst 1 0 1
48 J.D.-dr jurisprudence 22 5 27
52 LL.B.-bachelor of laws 2 0 2
53 LL.D.-dr of laws 1 1 2
55 M.A.-master of arts 6 8 14
57 M.B.A.-master bus admn 8 0 8
60 M.D. 14 2 16
61 M.Div.-master divinity 1 0 1
62 M.E.-master engr 1 0 1
63 M.Ed.-master of educ 3 1 4
66 M.F.A. master fine art 2 0 2
67 M.L.S.-master library science 0 1 1
68 M.M.-master of music 0 1 1
70 M.Nurs.-master nursing 0 1 1
72 M.S.-master of science 14 5 19
73 M.S.W.-master social work 2 0 2
76 O.D. 2 0 2
79 Ph.D.-dr of philosophy 49 15 64
86 Th.B.-bachelor theology 2 0 2
88 Masters degree, NFS. 185 177 362
89 Bachelors degree, NFS. 355 299 654
90 Two year teacher certificate 2 6 8
92 Associate degree, NFS. 61 78 139
93 Doctorate, NFS. 11 4 15
94 D.C.-dr chiropractic 1 0 1
95 R.N.-registered nurse 0 20 20
Note: The highest degree reported for SB006REE may not be the latest degree
obtained. Some respondents received "lower" degrees after their 1977
interview (for example, a respondent with a Bachelor's degree
returned to school for an Associate's degree.) Use SB008REC to get
the most recent degree obtained.
See Appendix B - COR554, Degree Title.

sb007rec: Level of most recent degree since high school.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XDGLEV, XSTAT93M, 3j, 3k, a3k, SLV, 3j, 3k, b3k, 5, 5a, b5a, SB001RE, RB007REC
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 1 2 3
-2 1646 2019 3665
-1 DON'T KNOW OR DEGREE NOT CODEABLE 6 20 26
1 ASSOCIATE DEGREE 72 91 163
2 BACHELOR'S DEGREE 510 428 938
3 MASTER'S DEGREE 228 195 423
4 DOCTORATE OR PROFESSIONAL DEGREE 118 29 147
Note: The most recent degree reported for SB007REC may not be the highest
degree obtained. Some respondents received "lower" degrees after
their 1977 interview (for example, a respondent with a Bachelor's
degree returned to school for an Associate's degree.) Use SB005REC
to get the highest degree obtained. For respondents who answered
only the mail questionnaire, highest=most recent degree.
See Appendix B - COR554, Creation of Level of Degree.

sb008rec: Most recent degree, certificate or diploma ever earned.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDDGNM, XSTAT93M, SLV, 3j, 3j, 3k, 3k, a3k, b3k, 5, 5a, b5a, SB001RE, RB008REC
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 1 2 3
-2 1646 2019 3665
-1 DON'T KNOW 1 0 1
0 Other, NFS. 7 20 27
1 1 year diploma/certificate 0 1 1
2 2 year diploma/certificate 2 0 2
3 A.A.-assoc of arts 6 5 11
4 A.S.-assoc of science 1 1 2
7 B.A./A.B.-bachelor of arts 36 28 64
11 B.B.A.-bachelor bus admin 13 0 13
14 B.D.-bachelor of divinty 2 0 2
15 B.E.-bachelor educ/engr 0 4 4
16 B.E.E.-bachelor electrical engr 3 0 3
18 B.F.A.-bachelor fine arts 2 4 6
22 B.M.-bachelor of music 0 2 2
23 B.N.-bachelor of nursing 0 2 2
25 B.R.E. bachelor relig ed 1 0 1
26 B.S./S.B.-bachelor science 99 69 168
31 D.D.S.-dr dental sci 11 0 11
41 D.V.M.-dr vet med 3 1 4
42 Ed.D.-dr of educ 2 1 3
43 Ed.S.-educ specialst 1 0 1
48 J.D.-dr jurisprudence 22 5 27
52 LL.B.-bachelor of laws 2 0 2
53 LL.D.-dr of laws 1 1 2
55 M.A.-master of arts 6 8 14
57 M.B.A.-master bus admn 8 0 8
60 M.D. 14 2 16
61 M.Div.-master divinity 1 0 1
62 M.E.-master engr 1 0 1
63 M.Ed.-master of educ 3 1 4
66 M.F.A. master fine art 2 0 2
67 M.L.S.-master library science 0 1 1
68 M.M.-master of music 0 1 1
70 M.Nurs.-master nursing 0 1 1
72 M.S.-master of science 14 5 19
73 M.S.W.-master social work 2 0 2
76 O.D. 2 0 2
79 Ph.D.-dr of philosophy 49 15 64
86 Th.B.-bachelor theology 2 0 2
88 Masters degree, NFS. 185 177 362
89 Bachelors degree, NFS. 355 299 654
90 Two year teacher certificate 2 6 8
92 Associate degree, NFS. 61 79 140
93 Doctorate, NFS. 11 4 15
94 D.C.-dr chiropractic 1 0 1
95 R.N.-registered nurse 0 20 20
Note: The most recent degree reported for SB008REC may not be the highest
degree obtained. Some respondents received "lower" degrees after
their 1977 interview (for example, a respondent with a Bachelor's
degree returned to school for an Associate's degree.) Use SB006REE
to get the highest degree obtained. For respondents who answered
only the mail questionnaire, highest=most recent degree.
See Appendix B - COR554, Degree Title.

sb009red: Flag comparing relationship of degree levels between interview waves.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XDGLEV, SB007REC, SLV, 2c, RB009RED
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED 0 1 1
0 NO ADDITIONAL EDUCATION IN 1993, OR 1977 NR 2454 2597 5051
1 1977 DEGREE LEVEL LOWER THAN 1993 DEGREE LEVEL 30 61 91
2 1977 DEGREE LEVEL EQUAL TO 1993 DEGREE LEVEL 97 124 221
3 1977 DEGREE LEVEL GREATER THAN 1993 DEGREE LEVEL 0 1 1
Note: Some of the cases in the SB009RED = 2 category may be cases of
respondents who reported the same degree twice; i.e., a degree
received before 1977 and reported in the 1977 interview was reported
in the 1993 interview as being conferred after 1977. Compare 1977
variables XEDDGNM, XEDCLN2, XCMEDDG, and XEDDGM to 1993 variables
SB008REC, SB021RED, SB023RED, and SB024RED to identify respondents
who may have double-reported their degrees.

sb010re: Since you were last interviewed have you taken any courses for credit in a four-year college or university or a two-year college?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, SLV, 2c, 3a, 3a4, sn25, RB010RE
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED/NOT ASCERTAINED 1 3 4
-1 DON'T KNOW 3 2 5
1 YES 1129 1100 2229
2 NO 1448 1679 3127

sb011rec: Total number of years of college since you were last interviewed.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, SLV, 3bp, 3b, 4g, SB010RE, RB011REC
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 6 3 9
-2 1452 1684 3136
-1 DON'T KNOW 2 5 7
0 LESS THAN ONE YEAR 100 143 243
1 134 158 292
2 179 207 386
3 70 96 166
4 281 222 503
5 92 102 194
6 112 93 205
7 45 34 79
8 60 23 83
9 17 6 23
10 20 4 24
11 5 1 6
12 2 3 5
13 2 0 2
15 1 0 1
17 1 0 1

sb012rec: Earned any degree from a college or university since you were last interviewed?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, SLV, 3b, 3j, 3j, 5, SB010RE, RB012REC
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED/NOT ASCERTAINED 2 5 7
-2 1452 1684 3136
1 YES 688 619 1307
2 NO 439 476 915

sb013ree: For respondents with less than a bachelor's degree, college code of the college last attended. Based on most recent degree obtained.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, SLV, 3b, b3c, 3j, 3j, 3t, b3x, 3v, 3m, b3m, 3I, b3I, 4g, b4h, 5, b5d, 5s, 6, s6p, b6a, SB004RED, SB010RE, RB013REE
*NOT AVAILABLE ON PUBLIC RELEASE*

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTION- NAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 53 92 145
-2 2110 2224 4334
0 CODES TO BE ADDED LATER 418 468 886
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked for
the name(s) of any colleges or universities attended.
For some respondents, most recent degree is not the same as highest
degree. To remove respondents who obtained a bachelor's degree or
higher before 1977, then returned to school for a degree lower than
a bachelor's after 1977, recode SB013REE = 999998 when SB009RED = 3.
Only available for 1977 non-respondents and post-1977 schooling for 1977 respondents.
If enrolled for credit for less than one year after earning most
recent degree (SB004RED < 16 AND SB026REE = 0 AND SB013REE =
SB021RED), college code from college where R obtained most recent
degree is used.

sb014ree: For respondents with less than a bachelor's degree, century-month of last attendance for the college last attended. Based on most recent degree obtained.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, SLV, 3b, 3f, 3g, 3h, 3j, 3D, 3G, 3H, 3L, 3M, 3N, 3t, 3q, 3q, 3r, 3s, 4g, 4k, 4n, 4o, 5, 5s, 5g, 5j, 5k, 6, 6g, 6m, 6o, 6s, 6v, 6w, SB004RED, SB010RE, RB014REE
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED OR HIGHER (SB004RED = 16-21) 44 59 103
-2 2110 2224 4334
-1 DON'T KNOW 5 8 13
493 - 1140 CENTURY MONTHS 422 493 915
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were only asked
about the year obtained highest degree. Century-month was calculated
using June of the year indicated.
For some respondents, most recent degree is not the same as highest
degree. To remove respondents who obtained a bachelor's degree or
higher before 1977, then returned to school for a degree lower than
a bachelor's after 1977, recode SB014REE = 9998 when SB009RED = 3.
If enrolled for credit for less than one year after earning most
recent degree (SB004RED < 16 AND SB026REE = 0 AND SB014REE =
SB023RED), century-month of college last attended is used.
All dates for education were asked by season and the mid-point of
each season was selected for the data.
(Summer = July; Fall - Oct; Winter = Jan; Spring = April)
See Appendix O - COR607, Century Months.

sb015re: Did respondent pass a high school equivalency test?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XXRGED, XSTAT93M, SLV, 3a1, 3a2, 3a4

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 257 305 562
-2 2102 2312 4414
0 NO 160 140 300
1 YES 62 27 89
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked this
question.

sb016re: Last high school attended.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XXHISC, XSTAT93M, SLV, 3a1, 3a1, 3a2, 3a20, a3a21, b3a10, 3a12
*NOT AVAILABLE ON PUBLIC RELEASE*

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 9 7 16
-2 52 39 91
0 26 26 52
001 - 097 OUT-OF-STATE/OUT-OF-COUNTRY 47 42 89
101 - 942 WISCONSIN HIGH SCHOOLS 2447 2670 5117
Note: All 1977 respondents and all 1993 mail only respondents who did
not attend a Wisconsin school are coded "000". The 1993 phone
responses have been coded in detail. (If the information was
obtained in the 1977 interview, it was not requested again
in the 1993 phone interview.)
For the mail only respondents, only the last high school attended
in Wisconsin is ascertained. This may not be the last high school
ever attended.
Variables SB043RE - SB045RE have additional codes for high schools
for those respondents who did not attend SB016RE in the 11th grade
or for whom SB016RE is an out-of-state school.

sb017re: Century month last attended high school.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XXCMHS, XSTAT93M, SLV, e1, e2, 3a1, 3a1, 3a2, 3a13, 3a14
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 15 8 23
-2 50 38 88
-1 DON'T KNOW 9 17 26
353 - 1114 CENTURY MONTHS 2507 2721 5228
Note: For 1977 NRs who completed only the mail questionnaire, only the date
last attended high school IN WISCONSIN is ascertained. This may not
be the date last attended high school.
All dates for education were asked by season and the mid-point of
each season was selected for the data.
(Summer = July; Fall - Oct; Winter = Jan; Spring = April)
See Appendix O - COR607, Century Months.

sb018ree: College code of the college where respondent earned bachelor's degree or its equivalent.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDPLBA, XSTAT93M, SLV, 3k, b3m, 3v, b3x, 3P, 3V, b3W, 5a, b5d, b6a, 7m, b9, SB003RED, SB005REC, SB010RE, RB015RED
*NOT AVAILABLE ON PUBLIC RELEASE*

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 101 99 200
-2 1725 2129 3854
-1 DON'T KNOW 2 0 2
0 CODES TO BE ADDED LATER 4 9 13
1005 0 1 1
1006 0 1 1
4001 1 0 1
4002 0 3 3
6001 1 1 2
6002 - 55123 CODES (FROM XEDPLBA) 740 536 1276
55125 1 2 3
55135 5 0 5
55999 1 0 1
260013 0 1 1
595025 0 1 1
925054 0 1 1
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked for
the name(s) of any colleges or universities attended.
Where data for the college code where respondent completed
bachelor's exists in both 1977 (EDPLBA) and 1993 (n9),
the 1993 data is reported.

sb019ree: Century month completed bachelor's degree or its equivalent.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XCMDTBA, XSTAT93M, SLV, 3P, 3T, 3U, 3k, 3q, 3q, 3r, 3s, 5a, 5g, 5j, 5k, 7m, 8f, 8m, SB003RED, SB005REC, SB010RE, RB016RED
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 44 44 88
-2 1725 2129 3854
-1 DON'T KNOW 1 0 1
451 - 1128 CENTURY MONTHS 811 611 1422
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were only asked
about the year obtained highest degree. Century-month was calculated
using June of the year indicated.
Where data for the century-month completed bachelor's exists in
both 1977 (XCMDTBA) and 1993 (7m), the 1993 data is reported.
All dates for education were asked by season and the mid-point of
each season was selected for the data.
(Summer = July; Fall - Oct; Winter = Jan; Spring = April)
See Appendix O - COR607, Century Months.

sb020ree: Major field or specialty at the college or university where earned bachelor's degree or its equivalent.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDMJBA, XSTAT93M, SLV, 3P, 3V, 3k, 3n, 5a, b5b, 3Z, 3n, 7m, 9, 12, SB003RED, SB005REC, SB010RE, RB017RED

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 102 100 202
-2 1725 2129 3854
-1 DON'T KNOW 1 0 1
000 - 589 MAJOR FIELDS OF STUDY 753 555 1308
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked for
the major field(s) of study for any degree(s) obtained.
Where data for the major field of bachelor's exists in both
1977 (XEDMJBA) and 1993 (n12), the 1993 data is reported.
See Appendix B - COR555, Major Fields of Study Codes.

sb021red: College code of the college where respondent obtained most recent degree.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDCLN2, XSTAT93M, SLV, 3k, 3m, b3m, 5, 5a, 5d, b5d, SB007REC, RB018RED
*NOT AVAILABLE ON PUBLIC RELEASE*

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESITONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 105 113 218
-2 1646 2019 3665
0 CODES TO BE ADDED LATER 583 506 1089
6002 - 55122 (FROM EDCLN2) 247 146 393
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked for
the name of the college(s) attended.
To obtain the college code of the college where respondent obtained
highest degree, recode SB021RED = XEDCLN2 for cases where SB009RED =
3.

sb022red: State where most recent degree was obtained.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDCLN2, XSTAT93M, SLV, 3p, b3p, 5, 5f, b5f, SB007REC, RB019RED

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 106 117 223
-2 1646 2019 3665
-1 DON'T KNOW 1 0 1
0 Foreign Country 2 5 7
1 Alabama 1 2 3
3 Arizona 7 9 16
5 California 30 27 57
6 Colorado 9 7 16
7 Connecticut 3 0 3
9 Washington, D.C. 5 1 6
10 Florida 8 2 10
11 Georgia 1 4 5
12 Hawaii 1 0 1
13 Idaho 0 1 1
14 Illinois 36 37 73
15 Indiana 16 10 26
16 Iowa 16 6 22
17 Kansas 0 2 2
18 Kentucky 3 1 4
19 Louisiana 5 0 5
20 Maine 0 1 1
21 Maryland 2 4 6
22 Massachusetts 5 8 13
23 Michigan 16 9 25
24 Minnesota 30 29 59
25 Mississippi 2 1 3
26 Missouri 7 6 13
27 Montana 1 4 5
28 Nebraska 3 2 5
30 New Hampshire 0 1 1
31 New Jersey 4 2 6
32 New Mexico 3 0 3
33 New York 12 10 22
34 North Carolina 2 3 5
35 North Dakota 3 1 4
36 Ohio 5 6 11
37 Oklahoma 2 1 3
38 Oregon 1 1 2
39 Pennsylvania 6 3 9
41 South Carolina 0 2 2
42 South Dakota 2 1 3
43 Tennessee 0 1 1
44 Texas 5 7 12
45 Utah 3 0 3
47 Virginia 1 3 4
48 Washington 3 5 8
50 Wisconsin 567 422 989
51 Wyoming 0 1 1
Note: Public and private data differ. Only codes for public are Wisconsin (50) vs. non-Wisconsin (0).
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked for the location of the college(s) attended. To obtain the state where respondent obtained highest degree, recode SB022RED from state of college for cases where SB009RED = 3.

sb023red: Century month for completion of most recent degree.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XCMEDDG, XSTAT93M, SLV, 3q, 3r, 3s, 5, 5g, 5j, 5k, SB007REC, RB020RED
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 2 4 6
-2 1646 2019 3665
-1 DON'T KNOW 2 3 5
438 - 1138 CENTURY MONTHS 931 758 1689
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were only asked
about the year of the HIGHEST degree obtained. For these
respondents, century-month of HIGHEST degree obtained is calculated
for June of the year indicated.
To obtain the century-month for completion of highest degree,
recode SB023RED = CMEDDG for cases where SB009RED = 3.
All dates for education were asked by season and the mid-point of
each season was selected for the data.
(Summer = July; Fall - Oct; Winter = Jan; Spring = April)
See Appendix O - COR607, Century Months.

sb024red: Major field or specialty of most recent degree obtained.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDDGM, XSTAT93M, SLV, 3k, 3n, 5, 5a, 5b, b5b, SB007REC, RB021RED

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 105 114 219
-2 1646 2019 3665
000 - 991 MAJOR FIELDS OF STUDY 830 651 1481
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked for
the major field(s) of study for any degree(s) obtained.
To obtain the major field or specialty of highest degree,
recode SB024RED = EDDGM for cases where SB009RED = 3.
See Appendix B - COR555, Major Fields of Study.

sb025red: Has respondent taken any course since obtaining most recent degree?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDADGY, XSTAT93M, SLV, 3t, 5s, SB007REC, SB010RE, RB022RED

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 106 115 221
-2 1646 2019 3665
1 YES 251 207 458
2 NO 578 443 1021
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked
about any courses taken after obtaining highest degree.
To obtain whether respondent has taken any course since obtaining
highest degree, recode SB025RED = 1 for all SB009RED = 3.

sb026ree: Years of school respondent completed after most recent degree.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XEDADGY, SLV, 3u, 4g, 5, 5u, SB010RE, SB025RED, RB023REE

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 0 2 2
-2 2330 2577 4907
-1 DON'T KNOW 3 3 6
0 LESS THAN ONE YEAR 74 79 153
1 92 75 167
2 44 32 76
3 22 8 30
4 8 3 11
5 4 3 7
6 3 2 5
7 1 0 1
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked
about any courses taken after obtaining highest degree.
To obtain the years of school completed after highest degree,
recode SB026REE = XEDADGY + SB011REC when XEDADGY < 77 and
SB011REC < 97 and SB009RED = 3.

sb027ree: College code for respondent's last attended college since obtaining most recent degree. Only available for those who took post-degree courses since they were last interviewed or who are nonrespondents of last interview wave.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: SLV, 3t, 3u, 3v, 3m, b3m, 3x, b3x, 5s, 4g, 4h, b4h, 5, 5d, b5d, 6, 6a, b6a, b6p, SB010RE, SB025RED, RB024REE
*NOT AVAILABLE ON PUBLIC RELEASE*

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (TOOK LESS THAN ONE YEAR OF POST DEGREE COURSES (v3t = 1 AND v3u = 0), OR 1977 RESPONDENTS DID NOT TAKE ANY COURSES BEYOND 1977 (SB010RE ^= 1)) 91 76 167
-2 2330 2578 4908
-1 DON'T KNOW 0 1 1
0 CODES TO BE ADDED LATER 160 129 289
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked for
the name of the college(s) attended.
College names were not obtained in 1977 for post-degree courses.
Therefore, if a 1977 respondent did not take any additional courses
after 1977, we have no college names from the earlier data to use as
a fill for this variable. Post degree college information was not
obtained if attended for less than one year for 1977 non-respondents.

sb028ree: Century month first attended college or university after obtaining most recent degree. Only available for those who took post-degree courses since last wave of interview or who were nonrespondents.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: SLV, 3t, 3A, 3B, 3C, 3u, 5u, 6d, 6e, 6f, SB012REC, SB025RED, RB025REE

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (TOOK LESS THAN ONE YEAR OF POST DEGREE COURSES (v3u,v5u = 0), OR 1977 RESPONDENTS DID NOT GET A DEGREE BEYOND 1977 (SB012REC ^= 1)) 168 141 309
-2 2330 2578 4908
-1 DON'T KNOW 0 7 7
583 - 1135 CENTURY MONTHS 83 58 141
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked
about any courses taken after obtaining highest degree.
Date respondent FIRST attended college after receiving most recent
degree is only available for those who received a degree and took
post-degree courses after 1977. Please note that this is different
from SB027REE and SB029REE, where information about post-degree
college attendance is available if the respondent took ANY courses
after 1977.
Starting dates were not obtained in 1977 for post-degree courses.
Therefore, if a 1977 respondent did not receive a degree after 1977,
we have no starting dates from the earlier data to use as a fill
for this variable. Post degree college information were not obtained
if attended for less than one year for 1977 non-respondents.
All dates for education were asked by season and the mid-point of
each season was selected for the data.
(Summer = July; Fall - Oct; Winter = Jan; Spring = April)
See Appendix O - COR607, Century Months.

sb029ree: Century month last attended college or university after obtaining most recent degree. Only available for those who took post-degree courses since they were last interviewed in 1977 or who are 1977 nonrespondents.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: SLV, 3t, 3D, 3G, 3H, 3u, 5s, 5u, 6g, 6m, 6o, 4g, 4k, 4n, 4o, 5, 6s, 6v, 6w, SB010RE, SB025RED, RB026REE

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (TOOK LESS THAN ONE YEAR OF POST DEGREE COURSES (v3u,v5u = 0), OR 1977 RESPONDENTS DID NOT TAKE ANY COURSES BEYOND 1977) 90 76 166
-2 2330 2578 4908
-1 DON'T KNOW 0 5 5
652 - 1135 CENTURY MONTHS 161 125 286
Note: Ending dates were not obtained in 1977 for post-degree courses.
Therefore, if a 1977 respondent did not take any additional courses
after 1977, we have no ending dates from the earlier data to use as
a fill for this variable. Post degree college information was not
obtained if attended for less than one year for 1977 non-respondents.
All dates for education were asked by season and the mid-point of
each season was selected for the data.
(Summer = July; Fall - Oct; Winter = Jan; Spring = April)
See Appendix O - COR607, Century Months.

sb030re: Respondent currently enrolled in a formal program in a college or university?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, 3a4, 3i, 3t, 4s, 13a, RB027RE

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 272 319 591
1 YES 23 54 77
2 NO 2286 2411 4697
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked this
question.

sb031rec: Respondent plans to attend a four-year college or university or a two-year college in the future?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, 24, SB030RE, RB028REC

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (SB030RE = 7,9 OR 1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 257 305 562
-1 DON'T KNOW 68 95 163
1 YES 187 314 501
2 NO 2069 2070 4139
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked this
question.

sb032re: Respondent ever been on active duty in the U.S. military or spent at least two months on active duty for training in the Reserves or National Guard?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XMILTY, XSTAT93M, SLV, z3, RB029RE

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 263 308 571
1 YES 1293 25 1318
2 NO 1025 2451 3476
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked
about military service.

sb033rec: How did respondent first enter the military service?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XMLENTR, SLV, z3a, SB032RE, RB030REC

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-2 1288 2759 4047
0 OTHER (BERRY PLAN, DIRECT COMMISSION) 11 0 11
1 DRAFTED 341 0 341
2 ENLISTED 684 22 706
3 RESERVES, NATIONAL GUARD 201 2 203
4 ROTC, OCS, ACADEMY 56 1 57
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked
about military service.

sb034rec: Highest grade or year of regular school completed before entering active military service.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XMLED, SLV, z3b, z3c, SB032RE, RB031REC

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-2 1288 2759 4047
-1 DON'T KNOW 1 0 1
0 NO SCHOOLING 1 0 1
1 FIRST GRADE 2 0 2
3 THIRD GRADE 1 0 1
6 SIXTH GRADE 2 0 2
7 SEVENTH GRADE 1 0 1
8 EIGHTH GRADE 23 0 23
9 FIRST YEAR OF HIGH SCHOOL 20 0 20
10 SECOND YEAR OF HIGH SCHOOL 52 1 53
11 THIRD YEAR OF HIGH SCHOOL 75 0 75
12 HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE 752 17 769
13 ONE YEAR OF COLLEGE 94 2 96
14 TWO YEARS OF COLLEGE 77 1 78
15 THREE YEARS OF COLLEGE 25 2 27
16 COLLEGE GRADUATE 129 2 131
17 ONE YEAR POST GRADUATE EDUCATION 11 0 11
18 TWO YEARS POST GRADUATE EDUCATION 12 0 12
19 THREE YEARS POST GRADUATE EDUCATION 7 0 7
20 FOUR YEARS POST GRADUATE EDUCATION 7 0 7
21 FIVE YEARS POST GRADUATE EDUCATION 1 0 1
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked
about military service.

sb035rec: Century month first entered military service.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XCMMLBG, SLV, z3d, z3e, SB032RE, RB032REC

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-2 1288 2759 4047
-1 DON'T KNOW 10 0 10
427 - 1041 CENTURY MONTHS 1283 25 1308
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked
about military service.

sb036rec: Century month last left military service.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XCMMLEN, SLV, z3f, z3g, SB032RE, RB033REC

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED 20 2 22
-2 1288 2759 4047
-1 DON'T KNOW 10 0 10
463 - 1122 CENTURY MONTHS 1263 23 1286
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked
about military service.
See Appendix O - COR607, Century Months.

sb037re: Importance of respondent's education.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, 412s, RB034RE

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 258 305 563
-1 DON'T KNOW 3 1 4
1 NOT AT ALL IMPORTANT 10 4 14
2 NOT VERY IMPORTANT 25 19 44
3 SOMEWHAT IMPORTANT 317 264 581
4 VERY IMPORTANT 1968 2191 4159
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked this
question.

sb038re: Importance of respondent's work.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, 414, RB035RE

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 258 305 563
-1 DON'T KNOW 4 13 17
1 NOT AT ALL IMPORTANT 17 17 34
2 NOT VERY IMPORTANT 30 51 81
3 SOMEWHAT IMPORTANT 294 365 659
4 VERY IMPORTANT 1978 2033 4011
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked this
question.

sb039re: Importance of respondent's financial situation.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, 414f, RB036RE

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 259 307 566
-1 DON'T KNOW 4 6 10
1 NOT AT ALL IMPORTANT 8 2 10
2 NOT VERY IMPORTANT 46 31 77
3 SOMEWHAT IMPORTANT 727 721 1448
4 VERY IMPORTANT 1537 1717 3254
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked this
question.

sb040re: To what extent have you been successful in education?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, 416s, RB037RE

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 259 308 567
-1 DON'T KNOW 16 17 33
1 NOT AT ALL SUCCESSFUL 11 19 30
2 NOT VERY SUCCESSFUL 175 187 362
3 SOMEWHAT SUCCESSFUL 1415 1430 2845
4 VERY SUCCESSFUL 705 823 1528
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked this
question.

sb041re: To what extent have you been successful in work?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, 418, RB038RE

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 257 310 567
-1 DON'T KNOW 5 28 33
1 NOT AT ALL SUCCESSFUL 2 9 11
2 NOT VERY SUCCESSFUL 41 65 106
3 SOMEWHAT SUCCESSFUL 965 987 1952
4 VERY SUCCESSFUL 1311 1385 2696
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked this
question.

sb042re: To what extent have you been successful in finance?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: XSTAT93M, 418f, RB039RE

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED (1977 NR WHO ANSWERED 1993 MAIL QUESTIONNAIRE ONLY (XSTAT93M=2)) 262 309 571
-1 DON'T KNOW 8 14 22
1 NOT AT ALL SUCCESSFUL 8 16 24
2 NOT VERY SUCCESSFUL 108 174 282
3 SOMEWHAT SUCCESSFUL 1528 1549 3077
4 VERY SUCCESSFUL 667 722 1389
Note: 1977 NRs who answered only the mail questionnaire were not asked this
question.

sb043re: Name of high school attended in 11th grade if last high school attended is not the same as the 11th grade high school.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: b3a16
*NOT AVAILABLE ON PUBLIC RELEASE*

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED, INCLUDES ALL MAIL ONLY RESPONDENTS AND ALL 26 GRADUATES WHO ARE ALSO SIBLINGS 267 322 589
-2 2277 2421 4698
13 - 190 7 8 15
197 - 374 6 9 15
377 - 466 8 7 15
472 - 644 7 8 15
646 - 939 9 9 18

sb044re: Name of last Wisconsin high school attended if neither last high school attended or high school during 11th grade are in Wisconsin.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: b3a21
*NOT AVAILABLE ON PUBLIC RELEASE*

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED INCLUDES ALL MAIL ONLY RESPONDENTS 257 304 561
-2 2312 2477 4789
116 1 1 2
124 1 0 1
127 1 0 1
262 1 0 1
272 1 0 1
325 1 0 1
327 0 1 1
393 1 0 1
475 1 0 1
511 0 1 1
582 1 0 1
595 1 0 1
686 1 0 1
819 1 0 1

sb045re: Highest grade attended at last Wisconsin high school if neither last high school attended or high school during 11th grade are in Wisconsin.

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: phone
Source variables: 3a23

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 1856 1557 3413
-3 REFUSED, NOT ASCERTAINED INCLUDES ALL MAIL ONLY RESPONDENTS 257 304 561
-2 2312 2477 4789
9 3 2 5
10 8 1 9
11 1 0 1

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