IAB Employee Sample 1975-1995 - Base File

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Bender, Stefan (IAB-Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung der Bundesanstalt für Arbeit, Nürnberg)
  • Haas, Anette (IAB-Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung der Bundesanstalt für Arbeit, Nürnberg)
  • Berger, Peter A. (Universität Rostock)
  • Sopp, Peter M. (Universität Rostock)
  • Konietzka, Dirk (Universität Rostock)
Publication Date
  • Bundesanstalt fuer Arbeit, Nuernberg (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Work and Industry
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Employment
    • Business/industrial management and organisation
    • Social welfare systems/structures
  • Abstract

    Employee statistics based on employment information reported by companies to the providers of social insurance. Topics: information about terms of employment of the insured: identification number; number of report; total number of reports; type of employment and service; reason for reporting; duration of employment; year of employment; begin and end of employment; year of birth; sex; marital status; number of children; school and vocational training; occupational position; citizenship; occupation; gross pay per day. Information about the company of the employee: company number; East/West region (since 1992); branch of business; class of company size; aggregation level of the branches of business; first and last reporting year of company (since 1992); multiple employment and number of multiple employment relationships; company number counter; proportion of employees without occupational training; proportion of employees with occupational training; proportion of university graduates in company.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1975 / 1995
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    old states incl. West Berlin and since 1992 Eastern Germany
Sampled Universe
Workers and employees subject to social insurance
Sampling Procedure Comment: One-percent (anonymized) sample
Collection Mode
  • Data produced by processing the records of the providers of social insurance for workers and employees
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 559540
    Number of Variables: 37
Civil servants, self-employed, family members helping and marginally employed are not included in this data. Each person as well as all companies have identification numbers such that e.g. courses of employment and change of company are possible. Further data sets from the series of the IAB employee sample are archived under ZA Study Nos. 2640, 2842 and 3348.
C - Data and documents are only released for academic research and teaching after the data depositor’s written authorization. For this purpose the Data Archive obtains a written permission with specification of the user and the analysis intention.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3136 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Bender, Stefan; Hilzendegen, Jürgen; Schimpl-Neimanns, Bernhard: Die IAB-Beschäftigtenstichprobe: Eine neue Datei für die Arbeitsmarktforschung. In: ZUMA-Nachrichten, 36, 1995, S. 122-129.
  • Bender, Stefan; Hilzendegen, Jürgen: Die IAB-Beschäftigtenstichprobe als scientific use file. In: Mitteilungen aus der Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung 1, 1995, S. 76-95, Nürnberg.
  • Rohwer, Götz: Einführung in das praktische Arbeiten mit der IAB- Beschäftigtenstichprobe, Beitrag für den Workshop "Beschäftigtenstatistik" beim Zentrum für Umfragen, Methoden und Analysen (ZUMA), Mannheim, 28.-29. September 1995.
  • Bender, Stefan; Hilzendegen, Jürgen; Rohwer, Götz; Rudolph, Helmut: Die IAB-Beschäftigtenstichprobe 1975 - 1990. Nürnberg: IAB, 1996. (Beiträge zur Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung BeitrAB 197)
  • Bender, Stefan: Die IAB-Beschäftigtenstichprobe 1975-1990: Analysemöglichkeiten der anonymisierten Stichprobe. In: Hujer, Reinhard; Rendtel, Ulrich; Wagner, Gert (Hrsg.): Wirtschafts- und sozialwissenschaftliche Panel-Studien - Datenstrukturen und Analyseverfahren. Göttingen: Sonderhefte zum Allgemeinen Statistischen Archiv, 1997, Heft 30, S. 103-126.
  • Bender, Stefan; Haas, Anette; Klose, Christoph: Die IAB-Beschäftigtenstichprobe 1975-1995. In: ZA-Information 45, 1999, S. 104-115.
  • Haas, Anette; Hilzendegen, Jürgen: Das anonymisierte Regionalfile aus der IAB-Beschäftigtenstichprobe. Nürnberg, 1997. IAB-Info zur Beschäftigtenstichprobe Nr. 05

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 242 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22