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2001 Chilean Social Mobility Survey

Resource Type
Dataset : survey data
  • Torche, Florencia (New York University)
  • Wormald, Guillermo (Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile)
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Publication Date
Funding Reference
  • Comision Nacional de Investigacion Cientifica y Tecnologica (Chile)
  • Ford Foundation
Free Keywords
education; employment; families; income; living arrangements; property; social inequality; social mobility; socioeconomic status; work
  • Abstract

    The 2001 Chilean Social Mobility Survey examined inter-generational and intra-generational mobility in Chile. The data contain information on adult Chilean men's education, migration, current job, first job, social origins (parents' education, occupation, assets and living standards when the respondent was 14 years old), wife/partner, inter-generational transfers, household income and assets, respondent's siblings and focal brother, and respondent's opinions about inequality and determinants of economic well-being. Demographic variables include sex, age, education level, and socio-economic status.
  • Methods

    The dataset contains a post-stratification weight variable (WEIGHT) which users may wish to apply during analysis.
  • Methods

    Response Rates: 63 percent
  • Table of Contents


    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 2001
  • 2001-04-16 / 2001-06-10
    Collection date: 2001-04-16--2001-06-10
Geographic Coverage
  • Chile
  • Global
Sampled Universe
Chilean male population ages 24-69. Smallest Geographic Unit: region
Sampling design is probabilistic, nationally representative, stratified and multistage. Additional information on sampling can be found at the 2001 Chilean Social Mobility Survey Web site.
Collection Mode
  • face-to-face interview

    This collection could not be completely processed because there were several variables that had no value labels; it will be updated once new data/documentation become available. Please contact the P.I. of the study for further information.

    This collection contains data and documentation in Spanish. This is how it was received by ICPSR.

    For additional information regarding this study, please visit the 2001 Chilean Social Mobility Survey Web site.

This study is freely available to the general public via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 35299 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-16

Torche, Florencia; Wormald, Guillermo (2015): 2001 Chilean Social Mobility Survey. Version 1. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset.