Employment, Hours, and Earnings in States and Areas of the United States, 1940-1991 Archival Version

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These data were generated from the Current Employment Statistics Survey, a joint federal-state undertaking that produces state, regional, and national statistics on employment, hours, and earnings in the United States. State agencies collect data each month from a sample of establishments involved in all nonagricultural activities, including government. Those industries that reflect significant economic activity in each of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands are selected for publication. All employment, hours, and earnings series are classified according to the 1987 Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes. Establishments involved in nonagricultural activities, including government, in the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. State agencies collected data each month from a sample of establishments in all nonagricultural activities, including government. This dataset has two levels. Level 1, the state level, is the series title record that contains seven variables and one record per case for each of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Level 2, the establishment level, is the series data record that contains 43 variables and one record per case for each nonagricultural establishment in those states. In this hierarchical dataset, employment is measured in thousands of workers and is stored with one decimal place. Earnings are measured in dollars and are stored with two decimal places. Average weekly hours are measured in hours and are stored with one decimal place.

Identifier
DOI http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.3886/ICPSR09928
Related Identifier DOI: 10.3886/ICPSR09928.v1
Metadata Access https://www.da-ra.de/oaip/oai?verb=GetRecord&metadataPrefix=oai_dc&identifier=oai:oai.da-ra.de:445987
Provenance
Creator United States Department of Labor. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Publisher ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research
Publication Year 1995
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Contact ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research
Representation
Language English
Resource Type Dataset;survey data
Coverage
Discipline Economic
Spatial Coverage {"Puerto Rico","United States","Virgin Islands of the United States","1940 - 1991","Time period: 1940--1991","1940 - 1991","Collection date: 1940--1991"}
Temporal Coverage {"Puerto Rico","United States","Virgin Islands of the United States","1940 - 1991","Time period: 1940--1991","1940 - 1991","Collection date: 1940--1991"}