Errata for NLSY97 Round 19 Release

Errata for NLSY97 Round 19 Release

NEWEST ERRATA

Updates to Marital Status and Associated Event History Variables [posted 11/30/2021]

The round-specific created variables (CV_MARSTAT and CV_MARSTAT_COLLAPSED) and associated event history variables were updated in the Round 19 release to reflect respondent corrections to marital and cohabitation status histories. The affected PUBIDs and rounds are listed below:

PUBID

CV_MARSTAT/MARSTAT_COLLAPSED

32

12 - 17

72

18

920

11, 17, 18

1217

18

1745

18

1946

18

2339

17

3823

17

3859

16

4237

17

4366

14, 16, 17

4745

14 - 16

4941

12 - 16

5272

16, 17

5952

16, 17

6072

17

6801

7 - 10

6978

11 - 17

7021

18

7092

18

7228

13, 17

7269

13 - 17

7439

18

7795

8 - 9

8357

18

8650

18

8732

17 - 18

In addition, an examination of partners accumulated across multiple rounds indicated that a small number of partners who at first appeared to be unique individuals were in fact the same person. Updates made to the Round 19 release include those to the PARTNERS roster along with the event history and created variables to account for these mis-reports. The affected PUBIDs are listed below:

18

1206

1941

2902

3778

5352

5892

6956

7839

8438

191

1266

1950

2903

3796

5417

5990

7050

7946

8641

277

1397

2127

2904

3921

5426

6185

7147

7949

8668

524

1414

2297

3531

4252

5448

6247

7320

7964

8720

549

1637

2306

3565

4594

5462

6479

7404

8052

8743

655

1684

2419

3596

4624

5660

6564

7582

8163

8756

912

1705

2576

3654

4671

5727

6841

7596

8215

8785

980

1754

2652

3656

5225

5784

6876

7713

8261

9018

1107

1801

2810

3710

5330

5803

6879

7742

8346

 

OTHER ERRATA

Mismatched Industry and Occupation Codes in Single 2008 Case [posted 11/23/2021]

We have discovered that for a single case in the 2008 data, the industry and occupation codes were not matched to the correct job number for some of this respondent's reported jobs. The corrected industry and occupation codes for these jobs are listed below:

PUBID VARIABLE CORRECTED VALUE
2032 YEMP_INDCODE-2002.04 770
2032 YEMP_INDCODE-2002.05 2770
2032 YEMP_INDCODE-2002.06 4690
2032 YEMP_INDCODE-2002.07 4670
2032 YEMP_INDCODE-2002.08 7770
2032 YEMP_INDCODE-2002.09 -4
2032 YEMP_OCCODE-2002.04  6440
2032 YEMP_OCCODE-2002.05  8040
2032 YEMP_OCCODE-2002.06  7200
2032 YEMP_OCCODE-2002.07  7200
2032 YEMP_OCCODE-2002.08  4250
2032 YEMP_OCCODE-2002.09  -4