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Title: National Household Education Survey of 1999: Data File User's Manual, Volume I
Description: This manual provides documentation and guidance for users of the three public release data files of the NHES:1999: the Parent Interview file, the Youth Interview file, and the Adult Education Interview file. Information about the purpose of the study, the data collection instruments, the sample design, data collection and data processing procedures, and a brief guide to the data files is contained in Volume I of this manual. A reference guide to NHES:1999 variables in previous NHES data files is also provided. Volumes II through IV of the NHES:1999 Data File User's Manual each contain a guide to a data file and codebook, a discussion of data considerations and anomalies and, in appendixes, the file layout, derived variable specifications, cross references of NHES:1999 variables with variables in previous NHES files, the codebook for one of the data files from the NHES:1999, and directions and sample code for linking the NHES:1999 files.
Online Availability:
Cover Date: October 2000
Web Release: January 5, 2001
Print Release:
Publication #: NCES 2000076
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Center/Program: NCES
Type of Product: User's Manual/Data File Documentation
Survey/Program Areas: National Household Education Survey (NHES)
Questions: For questions about the content of this User's Manual/Data File Documentation, please contact:
Chris Chapman.