My da|ra Login

Detailed view

metadata language: English

Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1999

Version
v0
Resource Type
Dataset : administrative records data
Creator
  • United States Department of Justice. Immigration and Naturalization Service
Other Title
  • Archival Version (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Immigrants Admitted to the United States Series
Publication Date
2002-11-22
Language
English
Free Keywords
demographic characteristics; immigration; immigration policy; immigration status; immigrants; national identity; place of birth; population characteristics; population migration; population trends
Description
  • Abstract

    This data collection contains information on the characteristics of aliens who became legal permanent residents of the United States in fiscal year 1999 (October 1998 through September 1999). Data are presented for two types of immigrants. The first category, New Arrivals, arrived from outside the United States with valid immigration visas issued by the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service. The second category, Adjustments, were already in the United States with temporary status and were adjusted to legal permanent residence through petition to the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service. Variables include port of entry, month and year of admission, class of admission, and state and area to which the immigrants were admitted. Demographic information such as age, sex, marital status, occupation, country of birth, country of last permanent residence, and nationality is also provided.
  • Methods

    ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection: Created online analysis version with question text..
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1999, Dataset 0001
Temporal Coverage
  • 1998-10-01 / 1999-09-30
    Time period: 1998-10-01--1999-09-30
  • 1998-10-01 / 1999-09-30
    Collection date: 1998-10-01--1999-09-30
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
All aliens who became legal permanent residents of the United States in fiscal year 1999.
Sampling
inap.
Note
2008-08-08 SAS, SPSS, and Stata setup files, SAS and Stata supplemental syntax files, SAS transport (CPORT) files, SPSS system files, and Stata system files were added to this data collection. SDA has been added to this study.
Availability
Delivery
This version of the study is no longer available on the web. If you need to acquire this version of the data, you have to contact ICPSR User Support (help@icpsr.umich.edu).
Alternative Identifiers
  • 3485 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Relations
  • Is previous version of
    DOI: 10.3886/ICPSR03485.v1
Publications
  • Dreher, Axel, Poutvaara, Panu. Foreign students and migration to the United States. World Development.39, (8), 1294-1307.2011.
    • ID: 10.1016/j.worlddev.2010.12.001 (DOI)
  • Dreher, Axel, Poutvaara, Panu. Student Flows and Migration: An Empirical Analysis. Helsinki Center of Economic Research Discussion Papers.100, Helsinki, Finland: Helsinki Center of Economic Research. 2006.
    • ID: http://ethesis.helsinki.fi/julkaisut/eri/hecer/disc/100/studentf.pdf (URL)

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 8 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

United States Department of Justice. Immigration and Naturalization Service (2002): Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1999. Archival Version. Immigrants Admitted to the United States Series. Version: v0. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03485