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Current Population Survey, April 1985: Veterans Supplement

Resource Type
Dataset : survey data
  • United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Current Population Survey Series
Publication Date
Free Keywords
census data; demographic characteristics; disabilities; employment; health insurance; Hispanic origins; households; labor force; population characteristics; population estimates; unemployment; veterans
  • Abstract

    This dataset provides information on labor force activity for the week prior to the survey. Comprehensive data are available on the employment status, occupation, and industry of persons 14 years old and over. Also included are personal characteristics such as age, sex, race, marital status, veteran status, household relationships, educational background, and Spanish origin. In addition, the supplement provides information on military service and veteran disability for males 18 years and older. Data include veteran status, period of service, Vietnam theater status, service-connected disability rating, and receipt of disability income.
  • Table of Contents


    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1985-04
  • Collection date: 1985-04
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
The universe consists of all persons in the civilian noninstitutional population of the United States living in households.
The probability sample selected to represent the universe consists of approximately 71,000 households.
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 9132 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
  • Culp, Richard, Youstin, Tasha J., Englander, Kristin, Lynch, James. From war to prison: Examining the relationship between military service and criminal activity. Justice Quarterly.30, (4), 651-680.2013.
    • ID: 10.1080/07418825.2011.615755 (DOI)
  • Kosters, Marvin H.. Schooling, Work Experience, And Wage Trends. American Economic Review.80, (2), 308 -1990.
  • Cohany, Sharon R.. Labor force status of Vietnam-era veterans. Monthly Labor Review.110, (2), 11-17.1987.

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

United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census (1989): Current Population Survey, April 1985: Veterans Supplement. Version 1. Current Population Survey Series. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset.