Variable Description

Name
IRHL
Label
Reason (for higher or lower earnings than others with same education)
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
1 Personal qualities (reasons why earnings higher/lower/about the same as others with same education) 229
4.27%
0.00%
2 Firm's qualities 151
2.82%
0.00%
3 Local/regional/abroad 47
0.88%
0.00%
4 Industry/occupation 487
9.08%
0.00%
5 Trade union 17
0.32%
0.00%
6 Constraints or circumstances prevent getting appropriate job 16
0.30%
0.00%
7 Other 110
2.05%
0.00%
8 Not Applicable 2,437
45.45%
0.00%
9 'Proper' reason not given or don’t know or unknown 1,868
34.84%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max
5362 0 1 9

Representation

Source Questions

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285 questions before...

Compared with other people WITH YOUR EDUCATION do you think your present earnings are higher, lower or about the same as theirs?

1
Higher
2
Lower
3
Same

Why do you think this is?

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Lineage

  • 1972 Main Questionnaire Dataset - IRHL
    Reason (for higher or lower earnings than others with same education)