IAB Employee Sample 1975-1990 (Regional File)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Bender, Stefan (IAB-Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung der Bundesanstalt für Arbeit, Nürnberg)
  • Hilzendegen, Jürgen (IAB-Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung der Bundesanstalt für Arbeit, Nürnberg)
  • Rudolph, H. (IAB-Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung der Bundesanstalt für Arbeit, Nürnberg)
  • Habich, Roland (Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin)
  • Schimpl-Neimanns, Bernhard (ZUMA, Mannheim)
Publication Date
  • Bundesanstalt fuer Arbeit, Nuernberg (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Work and Industry
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Labour and employment
    • Business/industrial management and organisation
    • Specific social services: use and provision
  • Abstract

    Employee statistics based on the employment information reported to the social security providers by companies. Topics: information from terms of employment of the insured: identification number of person; year of birth; sex; reason for reporting change; type of employment; insurance provider; status in profession; school education; vocational training; occupation code; gross pay per day; duration of employment; year of employment; start and end of employment; district code; marital status; branch of economy. Information from the file on recipients of payments: type of service (earnings-related unemployment benefit, unemployment benefit, support); reason for termination; time interval of receipt of payment.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1975 / 1990
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Workers and employees subject to mandatory social security
Sampling Procedure Comment: One percent (anonymous) sample
Collection Mode
  • Data produced in processing the records of social security providers for workers and employees
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 426914
    Number of Variables: 26
Further data sets from the series of the IAB employee sample are archived under ZA Study No. 2640, 3136 and 3348.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA2842 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Bender, Stefan; Hilzendegen, Jürgen; Rohwer, Götz; Rudolph, Helmut: Die IAB-Beschäftigtenstichprobe 1975-1990. Nürnberg: IAB 1996. (Beiträge zur Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung BeitrAB 197)
  • Haas, Anette; Hilzendegen, Jürgen: Ein neuer Datensatz der IAB-Beschäftigtenstichprobe jetzt im Zentralarchiv verfügbar: der Regionalfile. In: ZA-Information 40, 1997, S. 10-14.
  • Haas, Anette; Hilzendegen, Jürgen: Das anonymisierte Regionalfile aus der IAB-Beschäftigtenstichprobe. In: IAB-Info zur Beschäftigtenstichprobe, Nr. 5, 1997.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 247 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22