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2017 (Cycle 1 Round 3)

U.S. Household 2017 Background Questionnaire
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2014 (Cycle 1 Round 2)

U.S. National Supplement Prison 2014 Background Questionnaire
English | Spanish

U.S. National Supplement Household 2014 Background Questionnaire
English | Spanish

2012 (Cycle 1 Round 1)

U.S. Household 2012 Background Questionnaire
English | Spanish

Overview of Cycle 1 U.S. Background Questionnaires

Round Name/Year Population Differences from the previous round
Round 3 U.S. Household 2017 Background Questionnaire Household Questions on certifications, desirability of employment hours increase and contract permanency, military service, total household income.
Round 2   U.S. National Supplement Prison 2014 Background Questionnaire Prison Questions on educational and training activities in prison, experiences with prison jobs, and involvement in vocational training and non-academic programs in prison.
U.S. National Supplement Household 2014 Background Questionnaire Household No additional questions; adjusted age-range and year changes throughout the questionnaire.
Round 1 U.S. Main Study Household 2012 Background Questionnaire Household