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Scientific Data Documentation
Poliomyelitis Data
DSN: CC37.NHIS87.POLIO 



ABSTRACT
 See 'NHIS:  Core' to obtain genreral information on NHIS.


RECORD LAYOUT

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    1-2       -                     RECORD TYPE

                         73,574     90.  Poliomyelitis Record

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    3-4       -                     PROCESSING YEAR

                                    87.  1987

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     5        -                     PROCESSING QUARTER

                         18,302          1.  Quarter 1
                         18,583          2.  Quarter 2
                         18,161          3.  Quarter 3
                         18,528          4.  Quarter 4

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    6-8     HH-5                    RANDOM RECODE OF PSU NUMBER

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    9-10    HH-5                    WEEK - CENSUS CODE*

                          5,731         01, 21, 41, 61, 81 ... Week 01
                          5,949         02, 22, 42, 62, 82 ... Week 02
                          5,583         03, 23, 43, 63, 83 ... Week 03
                          5,665         04, 24, 44, 64, 84 ... Week 04
                          5,607         05, 25, 45, 65, 85 ... Week 05
                          5,663         06, 26, 46, 66, 86 ... Week 06
                          5,805         07, 27, 47, 67, 87 ... Week 07
                          5,570         08, 28, 48, 68, 88 ... Week 08
                          5,688         09, 29, 49, 69, 89 ... Week 09
                          5,466         10, 30, 50, 70, 90 ... Week 10
                          5,679         11, 31, 51, 71, 91 ... Week 11
                          5,544         12, 32, 52, 72, 92 ... Week 12
                          5,624         13, 33, 53, 73, 93 ... Week 13
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 *This code represents the initial week of assignment.  The interview may be
  re-assigned for administrative purposes.  See locations 19-20 for the code
  which reflects the actual week assigned for conducting the interview.

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   11-12    HH-5                    SEGMENT NUMBER

                                    Week plus Segment Number
                                    identifies the segment

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   13-14    HH-5                    HOUSEHOLD NUMBER

                                    Numbered within PSU-Week-Segment

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   15-16      -                     PERSON NUMBER

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   17-18      -                     BLANK (Record Serial Number on other
                                           record types)

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   19-20    HH-5                    PROCESSING WEEK CODE (Numbered within
                                    Quarter)

                        5,731           01. Week 1
                        5,949           02. Week 2
                        5,583           03. Week 3
                        5,665           04. Week 4
                        5,607           05. Week 5
                        5,663           06. Week 6
                        5,805           07. Week 7
                        5,536           08. Week 8
                        5,689           09. Week 9
                        5,466           10. Week 10
                        5,675           11. Week 11
                        5,562           12. Week 12
                        5,643           13. Week 13

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   22-23    HH-10c,d                TYPE OF LIVING QUARTERS:

                                    Housing Unit = (00-07)

                                        00.  Housing unit; kind unknown
                                        01.  House, apartment, flat
                                        02.  HU in nontransient hotel,
                                              motel, etc.
                                        03.  HU-permanent in transient
                                             hotel, motel, etc.
                                        04.  HU in rooming house
                                        05.  Mobile home or trailer with
                                             no permanent room added
                                        06.  Mobile home or trailer with
                                             one or more permanent rooms added
                                        07.  HU not specified above

                                    Other Unit = (08-13)

                                        08.  Quarters not HU in rooming
                                             or boarding house
                                        09.  Unit not permanent in transient
                                             hotel, motel, etc.
                                        10.  Unoccupied site for mobile home,
                                             trailer, or tent
                                        11.  Student quarters in college
                                             dormitory
                                        12.  Other unit not specified above
                                        13.  Other unit; kind unknown

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     24     HH-11                   HAS TELEPHONE

                        66,522          1.  Yes, phone number given
                         2,852          2.  Yes, no phone number given
                         3,711          3.  No
                           489          4.  Unknown

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     25      A-1                    SEX

                        33,710          1.  Male
                        39,864          2.  Female

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   27-28    Person                  AGE
            Column
                                        00.  Under 1 year
                                     01-98.  Number of years
                                        99.  99+ years of age

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     29     Recode                  AGE RECODE #1

                            0            1.  Under 5 years
                            0            2.  5-17 years
                            0            3.  18-24 years
                       35,736            4.  25-44 years
                       23,287            5.  45-64 years
                        5,029            6.  65-69 years
                        3,879            7.  70-74 years
                        5,643            8.  75 years and over

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     30     Recode                  AGE RECODE #2

                            0            1.  Under 6 years
                            0            2.  6-16 years
                            0            3.  17-24 years
                       18,234            4.  25-34 years
                       17,502            5.  35-44 years
                       11,983            6.  45-54 years
                       11,304            7.  55-64 years
                        8,908            8.  65-74 years
                        5,643            9.  75 years and over
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   31-32    Recode                  AGE RECODE #3

                           0        00-35.  Months
                      73,574           36.  Over 3 years

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   34-39     A-3                    MONTH AND YEAR OF BIRTH

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   34-35                            MONTH

                                        01.  January         08.  August
                                        02.  February        09.  September
                                        03.  March           10.  October
                                        04.  April           11.  November
                                        05.  May             12.  December
                                        06.  June            99.  DK or refused
                                        07.  July

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   36-39                            YEAR OF BIRTH

                                    1800-1899.  1800-1899
                                    1900-1989.  1900-1988
                                         9999.  DK or refused

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     42      L-3                    MAIN RACIAL BACKGROUND - Reported

                          471           1.  Aleut, Eskimo, or American Indian
                        1,450           2.  Asian/Pacific Islander
                        9,976           3.  Black
                       60,725           4.  White
                          547           5.  Other
                           49           6.  Multiple race
                          356           7.  Unknown

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     43                             RACE RECODE #1

                       61,601           1.  White
                       10,006           2.  Black
                        1,967           3.  Other

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     44                             RACE RECODE #2

                       61,601            1.  White
                       11,973            2.  Non-white

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     45                             RACE RECODE #3

                       10,006            1.  Black
                       63,568            2.  Non-black

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   46-47     L-4                    HISPANIC ORIGIN

                           27           00.  Multiple Hispanic
                          548           01.  Puerto Rican
                          349           02.  Cuban
                          991           03.  Mexican-Mexicano
                        1,258           04.  Mexican-American
                           26           05.  Chicano
                          433           06.  Other Latin American
                          522           07.  Other Spanish
                          150           08.  Spanish, DK type
                          438           09.  Unknown if Spanish origin
                       68,832           10.  Not Spanish origin

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     48      L-7                    MARITAL STATUS

                            0           0.  Under 14 years
                       51,313           1.  Married - spouse in household
                          613           2.  Married - spouse not in household
                        6,817           3.  Widowed
                        5,967           4.  Divorced
                        1,827           5.  Separated
                        6,754           6.  Never married
                          283           7.  Unknown

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     49      L-1                    VETERAN STATUS

                       58,633           1.  Non-veteran
                           88           2.  WW I
                        4,422           3.  WW II
                        2,214           4.  Korean War
                        4,181           5.  Vietnam veteran
                          705           6.  Post-Vietnam
                        1,943           7.  Other service
                          426           8.  Served in Armed Forces, unknown if
                                            war veteran
                          962           9.  Unknown if served in Armed Forces
                            0       Blank.  Under 18 years of age

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     50      L-1                    ACTIVE GUARD/RESERVE STATUS FOR PERSONS ON
                                    ACTIVE DUTY IN ARMED FORCES

                       58,633           0.  Non-veteran
                          907           1.  All service in Guard/Reserve
                        2,041           2.  Some service in Guard/Reserve
                           40           3.  Unknown if all service in
                                            Guard/Reserve
                       10,141           4.  No active service in Guard/Reserve
                        1,812           5.  Unknown if ever active member in
                                            Guard/Reserve or served in Armed
                                            Forces
                            0       Blank.  Under 18 years of age

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   51-52     L-2                    EDUCATION OF INDIVIDUAL - COMPLETED YEARS

                          435           00.  Never attended; kindergarten only
                       45,534        01-12.  Grades 1-12

                                    College:

                        4,444           13.  1 year
                        6,134           14.  2 years
                        2,227           15.  3 years
                        7,860           16.  4 years
                        1,683           17.  5 years
                        4,445           18.  6 years or more
                          812           19.  Unknown
                            0        Blank.  Under 5 years of age

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     53     Recode                  EDUCATION OF INDIVIDUAL RECODE

                          435           0.  None; kindergarten only
                        8,588           1.  1-8 years (elementary)
                        9,138           2.  9-11 years (high school)
                       27,808           3.  12 years (high school graduate)
                       12,805           4.  1-3 years (college)
                        7,860           5.  4 years (college graduate)
                        6,128           6.  5+ years (post-college)
                          812           7.  Unknown
                            0       Blank.  Under 5 years of age

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   54-55      -                     HIGHEST EDUCATION OF RESPONSIBLE
                                    ADULT FAMILY MEMBER (Detail)

                          149          00.  Never attended; kindergarten only
                       38,197       01-12.  Grades 1-12

                                        College:

                        5,068           13.  1 year
                        7,470           14.  2 years
                        2,818           15.  3 years
                       10,111           16.  4 years
                        2,414           17.  5 years
                        6,871           18.  6 years or more
                          476           19.  Unknown

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     56       -                     HIGHEST EDUCATION OF RESPONSIBLE
                                    ADULT FAMILY MEMBER Recode

                          149           0.  None; kindergarten only
                        4,989           1.  1-8 years (elementary)
                        6,633           2.  9-11 years (high school)
                       26,575           3.  12 years (high school graduate)
                       15,356           4.  1-3 years (college)
                       10,111           5.  4 years (college graduate)
                        9,285           6.  5+ years (post-college)
                          476           7.  Unknown

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     57      L-8                    FAMILY INCOME $20,000 OR MORE

                       26,727            1.  Less than $20,000
                       44,317            2.  $20,000 or more
                        2,530            3.  Unknown

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   58-59     L-8                    FAMILY INCOME

                          302           00.  Less than  $1,000
                          325           01.  $ 1,000 - $ 1,999
                          472           02.    2,000 -   2,999
                          751           03.    3,000 -   3,999
                        1,109           04.    4,000 -   4,999
                        1,065           05.    5,000 -   5,999
                        1,285           06.    6,000 -   6,999
                        1,237           07.    7,000 -   7,999
                        1,163           08.    8,000 -   8,999
                        1,317           09.    9,000 -   9,999
                        1,521           10.   10,000 -  10,999
                        1,062           11.   11,000 -  11,999
                        1,719           12.   12,000 -  12,999
                        1,076           13.   13,000 -  13,999
                        1,182           14.   14,000 -  14,999
                        1,629           15.   15,000 -  15,999
                        1,088           16.   16,000 -  16,999
                        1,204           17.   17,000 -  17,999
                        1,514           18.   18,000 -  18,999
                        1,846           19.   19,000 -  19,999
                        6,664           20.   20,000 -  24,999
                        6,228           21.   25,000 -  29,999
                        5,916           22.   30,000 -  34,999
                        4,239           23.   35,000 -  39,999
                        4,044           24.   40,000 -  44,999
                        3,076           25.   45,000 -  49,999
                        9,760           26.  $50,000 and over
                       10,780           27.  Unknown

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     60     Recode                  FAMILY INCOME RECODE

                        2,959           0.  Under $5,000
                        2,350           1.  $ 5,000 - $ 6,999
                        3,717           2.    7,000 -   9,999
                        6,560           3.   10,000    14,999
                        7,281           4.   15,000 -  19,999
                        6,664           5.   20,000 -  24,999
                       12,144           6.   25,000 -  34,999
                       11,359           7.   35,000 -  49,999
                        9,760           8.  $50,000 or more
                       10,780           9.  Unknown

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     61     Generated               NHIS POVERTY INDEX*

                       60,863           1.  At or above poverty threshold
                        6,299           2.  Below poverty threshold
                        6,412           3.  Unknown
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     62      A-2                    TYPE OF FAMILY

                       10,892           &.  Primary individual
                          566           -.  Secondary individual
                       62,035           0.  Primary family
                           81         1-9.  Secondary family

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     63      A-2                    RELATIONSHIP TO REFERENCE PERSON

                       10,252           &.  Reference person, living alone
                       33,154           0.  Reference person, 2+ persons in
                                            household
                       24,814           1.  Spouse, other spouse NOT
                                            in Armed Forces and
                                            living at home
                          207           2.  Spouse, other spouse IN
                                            Armed Forces and
                                            living at home
                        2,908           3.  Child of reference person
                                            or spouse
                          116           4.  Grandchild of reference
                                            person or spouse
                          934           5.  Parent of reference
                                            person or spouse
                        1,189           6.  Other relative
                            0           7.  Child of military family
                                            with no eligible reference person
                            0           9.  DK or refused

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     64     Recode                  FAMILY RELATIONSHIP RECODE

                         10,252         1.  Living alone
                          1,206         2.  Living only with non-relative
                         51,282         3.  Living with spouse
                         10,834         4.  Living with relative - other

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   65-66    Generated               SIZE OF FAMILY*

                                    Unrelated individuals are coded 01
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     67     Generated               SIZE OF FAMILY RECODE

                         73,244       1-8.  Number of members
                            330         9.  9+ members

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     68      A-2                    PARENT/OTHER ADULT RELATIVE (under 25 years
                                    old and never married)

                              0         1.  Both parents, no other relative
                              0         2.  Mother only
                              0         3.  Father only
                              0         4.  Both parents and other 21+ year old
                                            adult relative
                              0         5.  Mother and other 21+ year old adult
                                            relative
                              0         6.  Father and other 21+ year old adult
                                            relative
                              0         7.  No parent, but one 21+ year old
                                            adult relative
                              0         8.  No parent, but two or more 21+ year
                                            old adult relatives
                              0         9.  Unknown
                              0         0.  Other
                         73,574     Blank.  Not applicable (25+ years old or
                                            ever married)

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     69      B-1                    MAJOR ACTIVITY (18+ years old)
             B-8
                         44,587         1.  Working
                         16,306         2.  Keeping house
                          1,122         3.  Going to school
                         10,876         4.  Something else
                            683         5.  Unknown
                              0     Blank.  Not applicable (Under 18 years)

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     70      G-4                    HEALTH STATUS

                         22,963         1.  Excellent
                         19,949         2.  Very Good
                         19,158         3.  Good
                          7,844         4.  Fair
                          3,323         5.  Poor
                            337         6.  Unknown

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     71     Recode                  ACTIVITY LIMITATION STATUS - (all ages)

                          4,473         1.  Unable to perform major activity
                          5,332         2.  Limited in kind/amount major
                                            activity
                          4,589         3.  Limited in other activities
                         59,180         4.  Not limited (includes unknowns)

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     72     Recode                  ACTIVITY LIMITATION STATUS MEASURED BY
                                    "ABILITY TO WORK" (18-69 years)

                          4,743         1.  Unable to work
                          3,416         2.  Limited in kind/amount of work
                          2,590         3.  Limited in other activities
                         53,303         4.  Not limited (includes unknowns)
                          9,522     Blank.  Not applicable (under 18 years,
                                            70+ years)

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     73     B-11                    LIMITATION OF SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
                                    (5-17 years)

                              0         1.  Unable to attend school
                              0         2.  Attends special school/classes
                              0         3.  Needs special school/classes
                              0         4.  Limited in school attendance
                              0         5.  Limited in other activities
                              0         6.  Not limited (includes unknowns)
                         73,574     Blank.  Not applicable (Under 5 years or
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     74      B-14                   NEEDS HELP WITH PERSONAL CARE (5-59 years
                                    old and limited, or age 60-69 years)*

                            531         1.  Unable to perform personal care
                                            needs
                          1,321         2.  Limited in performing other routine
                                            needs
                         15,349         3.  Not limited in performing personal
                                            or routine needs
                            461         4.  Unknown
                         55,912     Blank.  Not applicable (Under 5 years; 5-59
                                            years not limited; 70+ years old)
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     75      D-1                    EMPLOYMENT STATUS IN PAST 2 WEEKS
                                    (18+ years)

                                    In the Labor Force: (1-7)

                                    Currently employed: (1-3)

                         44,498         1.  Worked in past 2 weeks
                          1,072         2.  Did not work, has job; not on
                                            lay-off and not looking for work
                             26         3.  Did not work, has job; looking for
                                            work

                                    Unemployed: (4-7)

                            117         4.  Did not work, has job; on lay-off
                             10         5.  Did not work, has job; on lay-off
                                            and looking for work
                            509         6.  Did not work, has job; unknown if
                                            looking or on lay-off
                          1,459         7.  Did not work no job; looking for
                                            work or on lay-off
                         25,883         8.  Not in Labor Force (18+ years)
                              0     Blank.  Not applicable (Under 18 years old)

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     76      L-6                    CLASS OF WORKER

                         25,883         0.  Not in labor force
                         32,497         1.  Private company
                          1,617         2.  Federal Government employee
                          1,934         3.  State Government employee
                          4,219         4.  Local Government employee
                          1,369         5.  Incorporated business
                          4,876         6.  Self-employed
                            143         7.  Without pay
                             32         8.  Never worked
                          1,004         9.  Unknown
                              0     Blank.  Under 18

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   77-79     L-6                    INDUSTRY DETAIL CODE

                                    010-996.  Code number
                                      Blank.  Not applicable

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   80-81    Recode                  INDUSTRY RECODE 1

                                    SEE APPENDIX B

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   82-83    Recode                  INDUSTRY RECODE 2

                                    SEE APPENDIX B

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   84-86     L-6                    OCCUPATION DETAIL CODE

                                    003-999.  Code number
                                      Blank.  Not applicable

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   87-88    Recode                  OCCUPATION RECODE 1

                                    SEE APPENDIX C

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   89-90    Recode                  OCCUPATION RECODE 2

                                    SEE APPENDIX C

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     91      L-R                    RESPONDENT FOR CORE

                              0         0.  Under 17
                         48,334         1.  Self-entirely
                          5,369         2.  Self-partly
                         19,059         3.  Proxy
                            812         4.  Unknown

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     92     Recode                  CONDITION LIST ASSIGNED AND ASKED

                         12,353         1.  Condition List 1, Skin and
                                                              musculoskeletal
                         12,341         2.  Condition List 2, Impairments
                         12,219         3.  Condition List 3, Digestive
                         12,009         4.  Condition List 4, Miscellaneous
                         12,236         5.  Condition List 5, Circulatory
                         12,190         6.  Condition List 6, Respiratory
                            226         7.  Unknown

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   93-94     G-5                    HEIGHT WITHOUT SHOES (18+ years)

                                    36-98.  Number of inches
                                       99.  Unknown
                                    Blank.  Under 18 years of age

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   95-97     G-5                    WEIGHT WITHOUT SHOES (18+ years)

                                    050-500.  Number of pounds
                                        501.  Unknown
                                      Blank.  Under 18 years of age

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   98-99    Recode                  TOTAL RESTRICTED ACTIVITY DAYS IN PAST TWO
                                    WEEKS

                         65,684        00.  None
                          7,890     01-14.  Days

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  100-101    D-4                    BED DAYS IN PAST TWO WEEKS

                         69,120        00.  None
                          4,454     01-14.  Days

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  102-103    D-2                    WORK-LOSS DAYS IN PAST TWO WEEKS (control
                                    on Currently Employed, 75:1-3)

                         70,898        00.  None
                          2,676     01-14.  Days

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  104-105    D-3                    SCHOOL-LOSS DAYS IN PAST TWO WEEKS

                         73,574        00.  None
                              0     01-14.  Days

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  106-107    D-6                    OTHER DAYS OF RESTRICTED ACTIVITY IN PAST
                                    TWO WEEKS

                         69,550        00.  None
                          4,024     01-14.  Days

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  108-110    G-2                    BED DAYS IN PAST 12 MONTHS

                                        000.  None
                                    001-365.  1-365 days
                                        366.  Unknown

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    111     Recode                  BED DAYS IN PAST 12 MONTHS - Recode

                         42,915         0.  None
                         20,938         1.  1-7 days
                          6,257         2.  8-30 days
                          2,243         3.  31-180 days
                            599         4.  181-365 days
                            622         5.  Unknown

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  112-114    G-3                    DOCTOR VISITS IN PAST 12 MONTHS

                                        000.  None
                                    001-996.  Visits
                                        997.  997+ visits
                                        998.  Unknown

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    115      G-3                    INTERVAL SINCE LAST DOCTOR VISIT

                             80         0.  Never
                         54,901         1.  Less than 1 year
                          6,958         2.  1 to less than 2 years
                          7,463         3.  2 to less than 5 years
                          3,188         4.  5 years or more
                            984         5.  Unknown

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  116-117   Generated               NUMBER OF CONDITIONS

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  118-119   Generated               NUMBER OF ACUTE INCIDENCE CONDITIONS

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  120-121   Generated               NUMBER OF TWO-WEEK DOCTOR VISITS

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  122-123   Generated               NUMBER OF SHORT-STAY HOSPITAL EPISODES IN
                                    PAST 12 MONTHS

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  124-126   Generated               SHORT-STAY HOSPITAL EPISODE DAYS IN PAST 12
                                    MONTHS

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  127-128   Generated               NUMBER OF SHORT-STAY HOSPITAL EPISODES IN
                                    PAST 12 MONTHS EXCLUDING DELIVERY*
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  129-131   Generated               SHORT-STAY HOSPITAL EPISODE DAYS IN PAST 12
                                    MONTHS EXCLUDING DELIVERY*
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  132-133   Generated               NUMBER OF SHORT-STAY HOSPITAL DISCHARGES IN
                                    PAST 6 MONTHS

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  134-136   Generated               NUMBER OF DAYS IN SHORT-STAY HOSPITAL IN
                                    PAST 12 MONTHS FOR DISCHARGES IN PAST
                                    6 MONTHS

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  137-138   Generated               NUMBER OF SHORT-STAY HOSPITAL DISCHARGES
                                    IN PAST 6 MONTHS EXCLUDING DELIVERY*
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  139-141   Generated               NUMBER OF DAYS IN SHORT-STAY HOSPITAL IN
                                    PAST 12 MONTHS FOR DISCHARGES IN PAST
                                    6 MONTHS EXCLUDING DELIVERY*
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  172-177     -                     QUARTER WEIGHT BEFORE AGE-SEX-RACE
                                    ADJUSTMENT (has 1 implied decimal place)

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   178      Master                  TYPE OF SUBSTRATUM
            Record
                          5,942     0. Permit
                          7,265     1. Area, oversampled for blacks
                         60,367     2. Area, not oversample for blacks

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   182      Master                  REGION
            Record
                         15,825     1.  Northeast
                         18,290     2.  Midwest
                         24,564     3.  South
                         14,895     4.  West

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   183      Master                  GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION
            Record
                                        MSA Size

                         31,630         1.  1,000,000 or more
                         18,894         2.  250,000-999,999
                          4,548         3.  100,000-249,999
                          1,206         4.  Under 100,000
                         17,296     Blank.  Non-MSA

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  184       Recode                  HISPANIC OVERSAMPLE CONTROL RECORD*

                            402         1.  True Hispanic oversample, 18+
                            534         2.  Not true oversample, but Hispanic,
                                            18+
                             19         3.  Unknown if true oversample, but
                                            Hispanic, 18+
                             97         4.  Not Hispanic, but in family with 1+
                                            Hispanics, 18+
                          6,975         5.  No Hispanics in family, 18+
                         65,547     Blank.  Not in Hispanic oversample PSU, or
                                            under 18 years old.
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  185       Master                  TYPE OF PSU
            Record
                         40,005     1.  MSA - Self-representing
                         16,273     3.  MSA - Nonself-representing
                             10     4.  Non-MSA - Self-representing
                         17,286     6.  Non-MSA - Nonself-representing

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  186       Recode                  MSA - NON-MSA RESIDENCE

                         23,953         1.  MSA - Central City
                         32,325         2.  MSA - Not Central City
                         16,105         3.  Non-MSA - Nonfarm
                          1,191         4.  Non-MSA - Farm

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  190-200                           CHRONIC CONDITION PREVALENCE AND INCIDENCE
                                    FACTOR (XX.XXXXXXXXX) - character format
                                    with implied decimal

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                                    ESTIMATED RESTRICTED ACTIVITY DAYS IN
                                    PAST 2 WEEKS

 237-245                            QUARTER, SEMI-ANNUAL AND ANNUAL

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                                    ESTIMATED BED DAYS IN PAST 2 WEEKS

 246-254                            QUARTER, SEMI-ANNUAL AND ANNUAL

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                                    ESTIMATED WORK-LOSS DAYS IN PAST 2 WEEKS
                                    (control on Currently Employed, 75:1-3)

 255-263                            QUARTER, SEMI-ANNUAL AND ANNUAL

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                                    ESTIMATED SCHOOL-LOSS IN PAST 2 WEEKS

 264-272                            QUARTER, SEMI-ANNUAL AND ANNUAL

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                                    ESTIMATED SHORT-STAY HOSPITAL EPISODE
                                    DAYS IN PAST 12 MONTHS

 300-308                            QUARTER

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                                    ESTIMATED SHORT-STAY HOSPITAL EPISODE
                                    DAYS IN PAST 12 MONTHS

 309-317                            SEMI-ANNUAL

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 318-326                            ANNUAL

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 327-335                            ANNUAL ESTIMATED NUMBER OF SHORT-STAY
                                    HOSPITAL EPISODES IN PAST 12 MONTHS

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   336      1                       EVER TOLD YOU HAD POLIO
                            821         1.  Yes
                         69,023         2.  No
                          3,730         9.  Unknown

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   337      2                       EVER HAD PARALYSIS
                            314         1.  Yes
                            423         2.  No
                             84         9.  Unknown
                         72,753     Blank.  NA (No or unknown if had polio)

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   338      3                       NOW HAVE ANY IMPAIRMENT OR HEALTH PROBLEM
                            301         1.  Yes
                            421         2.  No
                             99         9.  Unknown
                         72,753     Blank.  NA (No or unknown if had polio)

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 339-340    N3                      PERSON NUMBER OF RESPONDENT (CHECK ITEM N3)
                         68,784         01-28.  Person Number
                              4            98.  Active duty military
                          4,786            99.  Unknown


APPENDIX B - INDUSTRY RECODES OUTLINE

 Agriculture
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     Recodes
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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    01    01   010-011,020-021   AGRICULTURE                 01-02,07,078
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Forestry and Fisheries
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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    02    01   030-03l           FORESTRY AND FISHERIES      08-09
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Mining
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  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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    10    02   040-042,050       MINING                      10-14
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Construction
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  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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    20    03   060               CONSTRUCTION                15-17
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Manufacturing
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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 (30-34,
  40-46) (04)        -           MANUFACTURING
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Nondurable Goods
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  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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 (30-34)                         NONDURABLE GOODS

    30    04   100-102,110-112,  Food and kindred products   201-209
               120-122

    31    04   132,140-142,      Textile mill and finished   221-229,231-239
               150-152           textile products

    32    04   171-172           Printing, publishing and    271-279
                                 allied industries

    33    04   180-182,190-192   Chemicals and allied        281-287,289
                                 products

    34    04   130,160-162,      Other nondurable goods      21,261-266,291,
               200-201,210-212,                              295,299,301-304,
               220-222                                       306-307,311,
                                                             313-317,319
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Durable Goods
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  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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 (40-46)                         DURABLE GOODS

    40    04   230-232,241-242   Furniture, lumber and wood

    41    04   270-272,280       Primary metal industries    331-332,334,3331-
                                                             3334,3339,3351,
                                                             3353-3357,3361-
                                                             3362,3369,339

    42    04   281-282,290-292,  Fabricated metal            341-349
               300               industries, including
                                 ordnance

    43    04   310-312,320-322,  Machinery, except           351-359
               331-332           electrical

    44    04   340-342,350       Electrical machinery,       361-367,369
                                 equipment and supplies

    45    04   351-352,360-362,  Transportation equipment    371-376,379
               370

    46    04   250-252,261-262,  Other and not specified     321-329,381-387,
               301,371-372,      durable goods               394
               380-382,390-392
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Transportation, Communications and Other Public Utilities
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  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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 (50-54) (05)        -           TRANSPORTATION, COMMUNICATIONS
                                 AND OTHER PUBLIC UTILITIES

    50    05   400               Railroads                   40

    51    05   410-411           Trucking service and        421-423
                                 warehousing

    52    05   401-402,412,      Other transportation        41,43-47
               420-422,432

    53    05   440-442           Communications              481-483,489

    54    05   460-462,470-472   Utilities and sanitary      491-497
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Wholesale Trade
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  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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    60    06   500-502,5l0-512,  WHOLESALE TRADE             501-508,5093,5094,
               521-522,530-532,                              5099,511-518,5191,
               540-542,550-552,                              5194,5198,5199
               560-562,571
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Retail Trade
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  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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 (61-65)  (07)       -           RETAIL TRADE

    61    07   591-592,600       General merchandise stores  531,533,539

    62    07   601-602,610-611   Food, bakery and dairy      541-546,549
                                 stores

    63    07   612,620-622       Automotive dealers and      551-557,559
                                 gasoline stations

    64    07   641               Eating and drinking places  58

    65    07   580-582,590,      Other and not specified     521,523,525-527,
               630-632,640,642,  retail trade                56,571-573,591-
               650-652,660-662,                              593,5941-5949,
               670-672,681-682,                              5961-5963,598,
               691                                           5992-5994,5999
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate
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  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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 (70-71) (08)        -           FINANCE, INSURANCE, AND REAL
                                 ESTATE

    70    08   700-702           Banking and credit          60-61
                                 agencies

    71    08   710-712           Insurance, real estate,     62-67
                                 and other finance
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Services
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  Chrs.   Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title           SIC Code*
  80-81   82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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 (75-85) (09-12)     -           SERVICES
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Business and Repair Services
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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 (75-76)   (09)                  BUSINESS AND REPAIR SERVICES

    75    09   721-722,730-732,  Business services           731-737,7391-7397,
               740-742,750                                   7399,751,752,754

    76    09   751-752,760       Repair services             753,762-764,7692,
                                                             7694,7699
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Personal Services
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  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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 (77-78)   (10)      -           PERSONAL SERVICES

    77    10   761               Private households          88

    78    10   762,770-772,      Other personal services     701-704,721-726,
               780-782,790-791                               729
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Entertainment and Recreation Services
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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    79    11   800-802           ENTERTAINMENT AND           78,791-794,799
                                 RECREATION SERVICES
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Professional and Related Services
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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 (80-85)   (12)     -            PROFESSIONAL AND RELATED
                                 SERVICES

    80    12   83l               Hospitals                   806

    81    12   8l2,820-822,830,  Health services, except     801-803,8041-8042,
               832,840           hospitals                   8049,805,807-809

    82    12   842,850           Elementary and secondary    821-822
                                 schools and colleges

    83    12   851-852,860       Other educational services  823-824,829

    84    l2   861-862,870-872,  Social services, religious  832-833,835-836,
               880-881           and membership              839,84,861-866,869
                                 organizations

    85    12   841,882,890-892   Legal, engineering and      81,891-893,899
                                 other professional services
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Public Administration
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    Recodes
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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    90    13   900-901,910,      PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION       911-913,919,92-97
               921-922,930-932
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Unknowm Industry
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  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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    95    14   990 and all       UNKNOWN INDUSTRY                    -
               other codes
               except 996
 _______________________________________________________________________________
 *Standard Industrial Classification

 New Worker
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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    96    14   996               NEW WORKER
 _______________________________________________________________________________
 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Not in Labor Force
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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    97    15   Not applicable    NOT IN LABOR FORCE - codes Blank
                                 and 8 in current activity recode
                                 (loc. 75) (Under 18 or 18+ and
                                 not in Labor Force).
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 *Standard Industrial Classification

 Armed Forces
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Industry Title            SIC Code*
  80-81  82-83 (Chrs. 77-79)
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    98    16   942               ARMED FORCES (excludes Reserves
                                 and National Guard)
 _______________________________________________________________________________
 *Standard Industrial Classification


APPENDIX B - INDUSTRY RECODE TITLES
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                                                             Recode No. l
     Code                             Titles                 Inclusions
 _______________________________________________________________________________

    01    AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY AND FISHERIES                01,02

    02    MINING                                             10

    03    CONSTRUCTION                                       20

    04    MANUFACTURING                                      30-34, 40-46

    05    TRANSPORTATION, COMMUNICATIONS AND OTHER PUBLIC    50-54
          UTILITIES

    06    WHOLESALE TRADE                                    60

    07    RETAIL TRADE                                       61-65

    08    FINANCE, INSURANCE, AND REAL ESTATE                70-71

    09    BUSINESS AND REPAIR SERVICES                       75-76

    10    PERSONAL SERVICES                                  77-78

    11    ENTERTAINMENT AND RECREATION SERVICES              79

    12    PROFESSIONAL AND RELATED SERVICES                  80-85

    13    PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION                              90

    14    UNKNOWN (includes new workers)                     95-96

    15    NOT IN LABOR FORCE                                 97

    16    ARMED FORCES                                       98


APPENDIX C - OCCUPATION RECODE OUTLINE

 Executive, Administrative, and Managerial Occupations
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     Recodes
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title          SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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 (01-03) (01)       -            EXECUTIVE, ADMINISTRATIVE,             -
                                 AND MANAGERIAL OCCUPATIONS

    01    01   003-006           Officials and administrators,  111-113
                                 public administration

    02    01   007-009,013-019   Managers and administrators,   121-128,132-139
                                 except public administration

    03    01   023-029,033-037   Management related occupations 1412,1414-1415,
                                                                1419,142-143,
                                                                1442-1443,1449,
                                                                145,1472-1473,
                                                                149
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 *Standard Occupational Classification

 Professional Specialty Occupations
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title          SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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 (04-11) (02)       -            PROFESSIONAL SPECIALTY                 -
                                 OCCUPATIONS

    04    02   044-049,053-059   Engineers                      1622-1628,1632-
                                                                1637,1639

    05    02   043,063           Architects and surveyors       161,164

    06    02   064-069,073-079   Natural mathematical and       171-172,1732-
               083               computer scientists            1733,1739,1842-
                                                                1843,1845-1847,
                                                                1849,1852-1855

    07    02   084-089           Health diagnosing occupations  27,261-262,281,
                                                                283,289

    08    02   095-099,103-106   Health assessment and          29,301-302,
                                 treating occupations           3031-3034,3039,
                                                                304

    09    02   113-119,123-129,  Teachers, librarians and       2212-2218,2222-
               133-139,143-149   counselors                     2228,2231-2238,
               153-159,163-165                                  2242-2247,2249,
                                                                231-233,235,
                                                                236,239,24,251,
                                                                252

    10    02   183-189,193-195,  Writers, artists,              34,321-329,331-
               197-199           entertainers and athletes      333,398

    11    02   166-169,173-179   Other professional specialty   1912-1916,1919,
                                 occupations                    192,2032-2033,
                                                                2042,2049,211-
                                                                212
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 *Standard Occupational Classification.

 Technicians and Related Support Occupations
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     Recodes
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title       SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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 (12-13) (03)       -            TECHNICIANS AND RELATED                -
                                 SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS

    12    03   203-208           Health technologists and       362-366,369
                                 technicians

    13    03   213-218,223-229,  Technologists, technicians     3711-3713,3719,
               233-235           except health                  372-373,382,
                                                                3831-3833,384,
                                                                392-393,396,
                                                                3971-3972,3974,
                                                                399,825
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 *Standard Occupational Classification

 Sales Occupations
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     Recodes
 -----------------
  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title          SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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 (14-16) (04)       -            SALES OCCUPATIONS                      -

    14    04   243               Supervisors and proprietors    40

    15    04   253-259           Sales representatives,         4122-4l24,4152-
                                 commodities and finance        4153,421,423-
                                                                424

    16    04   263-269,274-278,  Other sales                    4342-4348,4351-
               283-285                                          4354,4356,4359,
                                                                4362-4367,4369,
                                                                444-447,449
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 *Standard Occupational Classification

 Administrative Support Occupations, Including Clerical
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     Recodes
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title          SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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 (17-21) (05)       -            ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT                -
                                 OCCUPATIONS, INCLUDING CLERICAL

    17    05   308-309           Computer equipment operators   46l2-46l3

    18    05   313-315           Secretaries, stenographers     4622-4624
                                 and typists

    19    05   337-339,343-344   Financial records processing   4712-4713,4715-
                                 occupations                    4716,4718

    20    05   354-357           Mail and message distributing  4742-4745

    21    05   303-307,316-319,  Other administrative support   4511-4519,4521-
               323,325-329,                                     4529,463,4642-
               335-336,345-349,                                 4645,4649,4662-
               353,359,363-366,                                 4664,4692,4694,
               368-369,373-379,                                 4696,4699,4722-
               383-387,389                                      4723,4729,4732-
                                                                4733,4739,4751-
                                                                4759,4782-4784,
                                                                4786-4787,4791-
                                                                4795,4799
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 *Standard Occupational Classification.

 Private Household Occupations
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     Recodes
 -----------------
  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title       SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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    22    06   403-407           PRIVATE HOUSEHOLD OCCUPATIONS  502-507,509
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 *Standard Occupational Classification

 Protective Service Occupations
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     Recodes
 -----------------
  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title          SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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 (23-24) (07)       -            PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS

    23    07   413-414,416-418,  Police and firefighters        5111-5112,5122-
               423-424                                          5123,5132-5134

    24    07   415,425-427       Other protective service       5113,5142,5144,
                                 occupations                    5149
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 *Standard Occupational Classification

 Service Occupations, Except Protective and Household
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     Recodes
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title          SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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 (25-28) (08)       -            SERVICE OCCUPATIONS, EXCEPT
                                 PROTECTIVE AND HOUSEHOLD

    25    08   433-439,443-444   Food service                   5211-5219

    26    08   445-447           Health service                 5232-5233,5236

    27    08   448-449,453-455   Cleaning and building service  5241-5242,5244-
                                                                5246,5249

    28    08   456-459,463-469   Personal service               5251-5258,5262-
                                                                5264,5269
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 *Standard Occupational Classification

 Farming, Forestry and Fishing Occupations
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     Recodes
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title          SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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 (29-31) (09)       -            FARMING, FORESTRY AND FISHING
                                 OCCUPATIONS

    29    09   473-476           Farm operators and managers    5512-5515,5522-
                                                                5525

    30    09   477,479,483-489   Farm workers and other         5611-5619,5621-
                                 agricultural workers           5622,5624-5625,
                                                                5627

    31    09   494-499           Forestry and fishing           571-573,579,
                                 occupations                    583-584,8241
                                                                (pt.)
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 *Standard Occupational Classification.
 
 Precision Production, Craft and Repair Occupations
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     Recodes
 -----------------
  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title       SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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 (32-34) (10)       -            PRECISION PRODUCTION, CRAFT
                                 AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS

    32    10   503,505-509,      Mechanics and repairers        60,6111-6118,
               514-519,523,                                     613-614,6151-
               525-527,529                                      6159,616,6171-
               533-536,538-539,                                 6179
               543-544,547,549

    33    10   553-558,563-567,  Construction and extractive    6311-6316,6318,
               569,573,575-577,  trades                         632,6412-6414,
               579,583-585,                                     6422,6424,6432-
               587-589,593-599,                                 6433,6442-6444,
               613-617                                          645,6462-6468,
                                                                6472,6476,6479,
                                                                652-654,656

    34    10   633-637,639,      Precision production           67,71,6811-6814,
               643-647,649,      occupations                    6816-6817,6821-
               653-659,666-669,                                 6824,6829,6831-
               673-679,683-684,                                 6832,6835,6839,
               686-689,693-696,                                 6844,6852-6854,
               699                                              6856,6859,6861-
                                                                6862,6864-6867,
                                                                6869,6871-6873,
                                                                6879,6881-6882,
                                                                691-696,7447,
                                                                7668,7677,7752,
                                                                828
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 *Standard Occupational Classification

 Operators, Fabricators and Laborers

 Machine Operators, Assemblers and Inspectors
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     Recodes
 -----------------
  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title       SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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 (35-36) (11)                    MACHINE OPERATORS, ASSEMBLERS
                                 AND INSPECTORS

    35    11   703-709,713-715,  Machine operators and          6841-6842,6849,
               717,719,723-729,  tenderers, except precision    6855,6863,6868,
               733-739,743-745,                                 7312-7319,7322,
               747-749,753-759,                                 7324,7326,7329,
               763-766,768-769,                                 7339,7342-7344,
               773-774,777,779                                  7349,7431-7435,
                                                                7439,7443-7444,
                                                                7449,7451-7452,
                                                                7459,7462-7463,
                                                                7467,7472,7474,
                                                                7476-7478,
                                                                7479(pt.),7512-
                                                                7519,7522,7529,
                                                                7539,7542-7544,
                                                                7549,7631-7636,
                                                                7639,7642-7644,
                                                                7649,7651-7652,
                                                                7654-7659,7661-
                                                                7667,7669,7671-
                                                                7676,7677(pt.),
                                                                7678-7679

    36    11   783-787,789,      Fabricators, assemblers,       7332-7333,7532-
               793-799           inspectors and samplers        7533,7714,7717,
                                                                772,774,7753-
                                                                7759,782-785,
                                                                787
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 *Standard Occupational Classification

 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations
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     Recodes
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  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title          SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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 (37-39) (12)       -            TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL
                                 MOVING OCCUPATIONS

    37    12   803-806,808-809,  Motor vehicle operators        8111,8212-8216,
               813-814                                          8218-8219,874

    38    12   823-826,828-829,  Other transportation, except   8113,8232-8233,
               833-834           motor vehicles                 8239,8241(pt.),
                                                                8242-8245

    39    12   843-845,848-849,  Material moving equipment      812,8312-8319
               853,855-856,859   operators
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 *Standard Occupational Classification

 Handlers, Equipment Cleaners, Helpers and Laborers
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     Recodes
 -----------------
  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title       SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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 (40-41) (13)                    HANDLERS, EQUIPMENT CLEANERS,
                                 HELPERS AND LABORERS

    40    13   869               Construction laborers          87l

    41    13   863-867,873,      Freight, stock and material    85,861-863,
               875-878,883,885,  handlers                       8641-8646,
               887-889                                          8648,865,
                                                                8722-8726,873,
                                                                875,8761,8769
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 *Standard Occupational Classification

 Unknown Occupation
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     Recodes
 -----------------
  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title          SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
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    95    14   999 and all       UNKNOWN OCCUPATION
               other codes
               except 990
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 *Standard Occupational Classification

 New Worker
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     Recodes
 -----------------
  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title          SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
 _______________________________________________________________________________

    96    14   990               NEW WORKER
 _______________________________________________________________________________
 *Standard Occupational Classification

 Not in Labor Force
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     Recodes
 -----------------
  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title          SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
 _______________________________________________________________________________

    97    15   Not applicable    NOT IN LABOR FORCE - codes Blank
                                 and 8 in current activity recode
                                 (Loc. 75).  (Under 18 or 18+
                                 and Not in Labor Force)
 _______________________________________________________________________________
 *Standard Occupational Classification

 Military
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     Recodes
 -----------------
  No. 1  No. 2
  Chrs.  Chrs.  Detail Code              Occupation Title          SOC Code*
  87-88  89-90  (Chrs. 84-86)
 _______________________________________________________________________________

    98    16   905               MILITARY
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 *Standard Occupational Classification


APPENDIX C - OCCUPATION RECODE TITLES
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                                                                Recode No.  1
    Code                             Titles                     Inclusions
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            MANAGERIAL AND PROFESSIONAL SPECIALTY OCCUPATIONS

    01    EXECUTIVE, ADMINISTRATIVE AND MANAGERIAL OCCUPATIONS     01-03

    02    PROFESSIONAL SPECIALTY OCCUPATIONS                       04-11

              TECHNICAL, SALES AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT
                            OCCUPATIONS

    03    TECHNICIANS AND RELATED SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS              12-13

    04    SALES OCCUPATIONS                                        14-16

    05    ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS, INCLUDING            17-21
          CLERICAL

                         SERVICE OCCUPATIONS

    06    PRIVATE HOUSEHOLD OCCUPATIONS                            22

    07    PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS                           23-24

    08    SERVICE OCCUPATIONS, EXCEPT PROTECTIVE AND               25-28
          HOUSEHOLD

    09    FARMING, FORESTRY AND FISHING OCCUPATIONS                29-31

    10    PRECISION PRODUCTION, CRAFT AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS       32-34

                  OPERATORS, FABRICATORS AND LABORERS

    11    MACHINE OPERATORS, ASSEMBLERS AND INSPECTORS             35-36

    12    TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS           37-39

    13    HANDLERS, EQUIPMENT CLEANERS, HELPERS AND LABORERS       40-41

    14    UNKNOWN OCCUPATION (includes New Workers)                95-96

    15    NOT IN LABOR FORCE                                       97

    16    MILITARY                                                 98




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