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Current Population Survey, May 1977

Version
v0
Resource Type
Dataset : survey data
Creator
  • United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
Other Title
  • Archival Version (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Current Population Survey Series
Publication Date
1984-06-28
Language
English
Free Keywords
census data; demographic characteristics; employment; households; income; jobs; labor force; multiple jobs; occupations; population characteristics; population estimates; unemployment; union membership; working hours
Description
  • Abstract

    This data collection supplies standard monthly labor force data for the week prior to the survey. Comprehensive information is given on the employment status, occupation, and industry of persons 14 years old and older. Additional data are available concerning weeks worked and hours per week worked, reason not working full-time, total income and income components, and residence. Supplemental information on respondents with more than one job includes weekly income, reason for additional job, hourly wage amount, days and hours worked per week, labor union membership, and time of day work began and ended. Information on demographic characteristics, such as sex, age, race, marital status, veteran status, household relationship, educational attainment, and Hispanic origin, is available for each person in the household enumerated.
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1977-05
  • Collection date: 1977-05
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
Persons in the civilian noninstitutional population of the United States including members of the armed forces living in civilian housing units in May 1977.
Sampling
A national probability sample was used in selecting housing units. Persons 14 years old and older in the sample were surveyed.
Collection Mode
  • All records contain weights, which must be used in any analysis.

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
  • 7967 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Relations
  • Is previous version of
    DOI: 10.3886/ICPSR07967.v1
Publications
  • Charles, Kerwin Kofi. Prejudice and the Economics of Discrimination. NBER Working Paper Series.13661, Cambridge, MA: National Bureau of Economic Research. 2007.
    • ID: http://www.nber.org/papers/w13661.pdf?new_window=1 (URL)
  • Kessler, Daniel P., Katz, Lawrence F.. Prevailing Wage Laws and Construction Labor Markets. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.54, (2), 259-274.2001.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2696010 (URL)
  • Talley, Wayne K.. Wage Differentials of Transportation Industries: Deregulation Versus Regulation. Economic Inquiry.39, (3), 406-429.2001.
    • ID: 10.1093/ei/39.3.406 (DOI)
  • Cebula, Richard J., Nair-Reichert, Usha. Union rent seeking and import competition in U.S. manufacturing. Journal of Labor Research.21, (3), 477-487.2000.
    • ID: 10.1007/s12122-000-1022-3 (DOI)
  • Even, William, Macpherson, David. Rising above the Minimum Wage. Washington, DC: Employment Policies Institute. 2000.
    • ID: http://www.epionline.org/study_even-macpherson_01.00.pdf (URL)
  • Ragan, James F., Jr., Bratsberg, Bernt. Un-COLA: Why have cost-of-living clauses disappeared from union contracts and will they return?. Southern Economic Journal.67, (2), 304-324.2000.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1061472 (URL)
  • Katz, Lawrence F., Krueger, Alan B.. The high-pressure U.S. labor market of the 1990s / Comments and discussion. Brookings Papers on Economic Activity.(1), 1-65.1999.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2534662 (URL)
  • Abraham, Katharine G., Spletzer, James R., Stewart, Jay C.. Divergent trends in alternative real wage series. Labor Statistics Measurement Issues.Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 1998.
  • Heywood, John S.. Regulated industries and measures of earnings discrimination. Regulatory Reform and Labor Markets.Norwell: Kluwer. 1998.
  • Hirsch, Barry T., Mapheron, David A.. Earnings and employment in trucking: Deregulating a naturally competitive industry. Regulatory Reform and Labor Markets.Norwell: Kluwer. 1998.
  • Peoples, James. Deregulation and the labor market. Journal of Economic Perspectives.12, (3), 111-130.1998.
    • ID: 10.1257/jep.12.3.111 (DOI)
  • Talley, Wayne K., Schwarz-Miller, Ann V.. Railroad deregulation and union labor earnings. Regulatory Reform and Labor Markets.Norwell: Kluwer. 1998.
  • Asher, Martin A., DeFina, Robert H.. The impact of changing union density on earnings inequality: Evidence from the private and public sectors. Journal of Labor Research.18, (3), 425-437.1997.
    • ID: 10.1007/s12122-997-1048-x (DOI)
  • DiNardo, John, Fortin, Nicole M., Lemieux, Thomas. Labor market institutions and the distribution of wages, 1973-1992: A semiparametric approach. Econometrica.64, (5), 1001-1044.1996.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2171954 (URL)
  • Even, William E., Macpherson, David A.. Consequences of minimum wage indexing. Contemporary Economic Policy.14, (4), 67-77.1996.
    • ID: 10.1111/j.1465-7287.1996.tb00634.x (DOI)
  • MacDonald, James M., Cavalluzzo, Linda C.. Railroad deregulation: Pricing reforms, shipper responses, and the effects on labor. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.50, (1), 80-91.1996.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2524390 (URL)
  • Neumark, David, Wascher, William. Reconciling the evidence on employment effects of minimum wages: A review of our research findings. The Effects of the Minimum Wage on Employment.Washington, DC: AEI Press. 1996.
  • Peoples, James, Robinson, Rhonda. Market structure and racial and gender discrimination: Evidence from the telecommunication industry. American Journal of Economics and Sociology.55, (3), 309-324.1996.
    • ID: 10.1111/j.1536-7150.1996.tb02313.x (DOI)
  • Shapiro, Matthew D.. Macroeconomic implications of variation in the workweek of capital. Brookings Papers on Economic Activity.(2), 79-133.1996.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2534620 (URL)
  • Card, David E., Krueger, Alan B.. Myth and measurement: The new economics of the minimum wage. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 1995.
  • Grogger, Jeff, Eide, Eric. Changes in college skills and the rise in the college wage premium. Journal of Human Resources.30, (2), 280 -1995.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/146120 (URL)
  • Macpherson, David A., Even, William E.. The Consequences of Indexing the Minimum Wage to Average Wages in the U.S. Economy. Washington, DC: . 1995.
  • Macpherson, David A., Hirsch, Barry T.. Wages and gender composition: Why do women's jobs pay less?. Journal of Labor Economics.13, (3), 426-471.1995.
    • ID: 10.1086/298381 (DOI)
  • Neumark, David, Wascher, William. Minimum Wage Effects on Employment and School Enrollment. Journal of Business and Economic Statistics.13, (2), 199-206.1995.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1392374 (URL)
  • Card, David, Katz, Lawrence F., Krueger, Alan B.. Comment on David Neumark and William Wascher, `Employment Effects of Minimum and Subminimum Wages: Panel Data on State Minimum Wage Laws'. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.48, (3), 487-496.1994.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2524979 (URL)
  • Hendricks, Wallace. Deregulation and labor earnings. Journal of Labor Research.15, (31), 207-234.1994.
    • ID: 10.1007/BF02685767 (DOI)
  • Mishel, Lawrence, Bernstein, Jared. The State of Working America, 1994-95. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe. 1994.
  • Neumark, David, Wascher, William. Employment effects of minimum and subminimum wages: Reply to Card, Katz, and Krueger. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.47, 497-512.1994.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2524980 (URL)
  • Peoples, James, Saunders, Lisa. Trucking deregulation and the black/white wage gap. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.47, (1), 23-35.1993.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2524229 (URL)
  • Neumark, David, Wascher, William. Employment effects of minimum wages and subminimum wages: Panel data on state minimum wage laws. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.46, (1), 55-81.1992.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2524738 (URL)
  • Farber, Henry S.. The Decline of Unionization in the United States: What Can Be Learned from Recent Experience?. Journal of Labor Economics.8, (1), S75 -1990.
    • ID: 10.1086/298245 (DOI)
  • Kosters, Marvin H.. Schooling, Work Experience, And Wage Trends. American Economic Review.80, (2), 308 -1990.
  • Linneman, Peter D., Wachter, Michael L., Carter, William H.. Evaluating the Evidence on Union Employment and Wages. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.44, (1), 34-53.1990.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2523428 (URL)
  • MacPherson, David A., Stewart, James B.. The Effect of International Competition on Union and Nonunion Wages. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.43, (4), 434-446.1990.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2524132 (URL)
  • Peoples, James, Jr.. Airline deregulation and industry wage levels. Eastern Economic Journal.16, (1), 49-58.1990.
  • Peoples, James H.. Wage outcomes following the divestiture of AT&T. Information Economics and Policy.4, (2), 105-126.1989.
    • ID: 10.1016/0167-6245(89)90002-4 (DOI)
  • Allen, Steven G.. Declining Unionization in Construction: The Facts and the Reasons. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.41, (3), 343-359.1988.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2523902 (URL)
  • Hirsch, Barry T.. Trucking regulation, unionization, and labor earnings: 1973-85. Journal of Human Resources.23, (3), 296-319.1988.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/145831 (URL)
  • Hirsch, Barry T., Neufeld, John L.. Nominal and real union wage differentials and the effects of industry and SMSA density: 1973-1983. Journal of Human Resources.22, (1), 138-148.1987.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/145872 (URL)
  • Freeman, Richard B.. In search of union wage concessions in standard data sets. Industrial Relations.25, (2), 131-145.1986.
    • ID: 10.1111/j.1468-232X.1986.tb00676.x (DOI)
  • Linneman, Peter, Wachter, Michael L.. Rising Union Premiums and the Declining Boundaries Among Noncompeting Groups. American Economic Review.76, (2), 103-108.1986.
  • Kokkelenberg, Edward C., Sockell, Donna R.. Union Membership in the United States, 1973-1981. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.38, (4), 497-543.1985.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2523989 (URL)
  • Allen, Steven G.. Trade Unions, Absenteeism, and Exit-Voice. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.37, (3), 331-345.1984.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2523729 (URL)
  • Duggan, James E.. The Labor-Force Participation of Older Workers. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.37, (3), 416-430.1984.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2523735 (URL)
  • Robinson, James C.. Racial Inequality and the Probability of Occupation-Related Injury or Illness. Milbank Memorial Fund Quarterly.62, (4), 567-590.1984.
  • Robinson, James Claude. Work and Health: An Economic and Policy Analysis. Dissertation, University of California, Berkeley. 1984.
  • Baugh, William H., Stone, Joe A.. Teachers, Unions, and Wages in the 1970s: Unionism Now Pays. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.35, (3), 368-376.1982.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2522816 (URL)
  • Holzer, Harry J.. Unions and the Labor Market Status of White and Minority Youths. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.35, (3), 392-405.1982.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2522818 (URL)
  • Finegan, T. Aldrich. Discouraged Workers and Economic Fluctuations. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.35, (1), 88-102.1981.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2523144 (URL)
  • Horvath, Francis W.. Tracking Individual Earnings Mobility with the Current Population Survey. Monthly Labor Review.103, (5), 43 -1980.

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census (1984): Current Population Survey, May 1977. Archival Version. Current Population Survey Series. Version: v0. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07967