G. Job Status

G. Job Status module of AHEAD 1993

item label type description
V1174 Question We are interested in your job status. Are you doing any work for pay at the present time?
V1175 Question Did you work for pay in the last two years?
V1178 Question Here are some questions about your current, main job. Do you work for someone else, are you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RUN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"]
G3 Question What kind of work do you do? (What are your most important activities or duties)?
V1182 Question About what year did you start doing this kind of work? (YEAR/YEARS AGO/AT AGE)
V1185 Question Do you work the same number of hours nearly every week, or do the hours you work vary a lot from week to week?
G6 Question On the average, how many hours a week do you work on this job?
G6a Question READ SLOWLY Counting paid vacations as weeks of work, how many weeks a year do you usually work on this job?
V1188 Question About how much did you earn from working last month before taxes?
V1189 Question About how much did you earn on all jobs in (1992/1993) before taxes?
G8a Question PER
V1191 Question My job requires good eyesight. (Is this true most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?)
V1194 Question I have a lot of freedom to decide how I do my own work.
V1195 Question My job requires a very good memory.
V1196 Question My job involves a lot of stress.
G10 Question Are you salaried on this job, paid by the hour, paid by commission, or what?
V1207 Question When did that job end? [IWER: PROBE FOR MONTH AND YEAR] MONTH: YEAR:
V1217 Question Did you work for someone else, were you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RAN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"]
G13 Question What kind of work did you do? (What were your most important activities or duties?)
V1221 Question About what year did you start doing that kind of work? (YEAR/YEARS AGO/AT AGE)
V1224 Question Did you work the same number of hours nearly every week, or did the hours you worked vary a lot from week to week?
G16a Question On the average, how many hours a week did you work on this job?
V1226 Question READ SLOWLY Counting paid vacations as weeks of work, how many weeks a year did you usually work on this job?
V1227 Question About how much did you earn on all jobs in (1992/1993) before taxes?
V1228 Question PER
V1229 Question Were you salaried on that job, paid by the hour, paid by commission, or what?
V1231 Question Did you ever have another job longer than the one you just told me about?
V1232 Question Have you ever worked for pay for ten years or more?
G21 Question Did you work for any one employer for 10 years or more?
V1235 Question Thinking about (your longest job/the time you were self-employed), about how many years did you work at that job?
OCCG23B Question What kind of work did you do? (What were your most important activities or duties?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]
G24 Question About what was the most you ever earned on the job?
V1238 Question PER
V1239 Question About how old were you at that time? (AGE/YEAR)
V1241 Question Altogether, for about how many years have you worked for pay?
V1242 Question Was it more than 20 years?
V1243 Question Was it more than 30 years?
OCCG27B Question What kind of work did you do most of your working life? (What were your most important activities or duties?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]
G28 Question About what was the most you ever earned? [IWER: IF HOURLY WAGE GIVEN PROBE FOR LARGER UNIT]
V1246 Question PER
V1247 Question About how old were you at that time? (AGE/YEAR)
G30 Question You told me that you are (divorced/separated/widowed). Did your (husband/wife) work for pay for ten years or more?
V1251 Question Did (he/she) work for any employer for 10 years or more?
G31a Question Thinking about ((his/her) longest job/the time (he/she) was self-employed), about how many years did (he/she) work at that job?
G32 Question What kind of work did (he/she) do? (What were (his/her) most important activities or duties?)
V1255 Question About what was the most (he/she) ever earned on the job?
V1256 Question PER
G34 Question About what year was that?
V1259 Question Altogether, for about how many years did (he/she) work for pay?
V1260 Question Was it more than 20 years?
V1261 Question Was it more than 30 years?
G36 Question What kind of work did (he/she) do? (What were (his/her) most important activities or duties?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]
V1263 Question About what was the most (he/she) ever earned?
V1264 Question PER
V1265 Question About what year was that?
V1269 Question In the past 12 months, have you done volunteer work totaling 100 hours or more for religious or other charitable organizations? DEFINITION: THE UNITED WAY, THE HEART ASSOCIATION, EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS, OR OTHER SUCH GROUPS ARE CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS.
V1270 Question About how many hours altogether did that amount to (in the last year)?
Start of G. Job Status
 
V1174

We are interested in your job status. Are you doing any work for pay at the present time?

WE ARE INTERESTED IN YOUR JOB STATUS. ARE YOU DOING ANY WORK FOR PAY AT THE PRESENT TIME?
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If We are interested in your job status. Are you doing any work for pay at the present time? = 1 YES »
 
   
 
V1178

Here are some questions about your current, main job. Do you work for someone else, are you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RUN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"]

HERE ARE SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR CURRENT, MAIN JOB. DO YOU WORK FOR SOMEONE ELSE, ARE YOU SELF-EMPLOYED, OR WHAT?
[IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RUN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"]
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G3

What kind of work do you do? (What are your most important activities or duties)?

WHAT KIND OF WORK DO YOU DO? (WHAT ARE YOUR MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES OR DUTIES)?
   
 
V1182

About what year did you start doing this kind of work? (YEAR/YEARS AGO/AT AGE)

ABOUT WHAT YEAR DID YOU START DOING THIS KIND OF WORK? (YEAR/YEARS AGO/AT AGE)
   
 
V1185

Do you work the same number of hours nearly every week, or do the hours you work vary a lot from week to week?

DO YOU WORK THE SAME NUMBER OF HOURS NEARLY EVERY WEEK, OR DO THE HOURS YOU WORK VARY A LOT FROM WEEK TO WEEK?
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G6

On the average, how many hours a week do you work on this job?

ON THE AVERAGE, HOW MANY HOURS A WEEK DO YOU WORK ON THIS JOB?
   
 
G6A

READ SLOWLY Counting paid vacations as weeks of work, how many weeks a year do you usually work on this job?

READ SLOWLY COUNTING PAID VACATIONS AS WEEKS OF WORK, HOW MANY WEEKS A YEAR DO YOU USUALLY WORK ON THIS JOB?
   
 
V1188

About how much did you earn from working last month before taxes?

ABOUT HOW MUCH DID YOU EARN FROM WORKING LAST MONTH BEFORE TAXES?
   
 
V1189

About how much did you earn on all jobs in (1992/1993) before taxes?

ABOUT HOW MUCH DID YOU EARN ON ALL JOBS IN (1992/1993) BEFORE TAXES?
   
 
If About how much did you earn on all jobs in (1992/1993) before taxes? != (DK or RF) »
 
     
   
V1189A
     
 
V1191

My job requires good eyesight. (Is this true most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?)

MY JOB REQUIRES GOOD EYESIGHT. (IS THIS TRUE MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER?)
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V1194

I have a lot of freedom to decide how I do my own work.

I HAVE A LOT OF FREEDOM TO DECIDE HOW I DO MY OWN WORK.
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V1195

My job requires a very good memory.

MY JOB REQUIRES A VERY GOOD MEMORY.
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V1196

My job involves a lot of stress.

MY JOB INVOLVES A LOT OF STRESS.
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If Here are some questions about your current, main job. Do you work for someone else, are you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RUN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"] != 2 SELF-EMPLOYED »
 
     
   
G10

Are you salaried on this job, paid by the hour, paid by commission, or what?

ARE YOU SALARIED ON THIS JOB, PAID BY THE HOUR, PAID BY COMMISSION, OR WHAT?
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Else
 
   
 
V1175

Did you work for pay in the last two years?

DID YOU WORK FOR PAY IN THE LAST TWO YEARS?
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If Did you work for pay in the last two years? = 1 YES »
 
     
   
V1207

When did that job end? [IWER: PROBE FOR MONTH AND YEAR] MONTH: YEAR:

WHEN DID THAT JOB END?
[IWER: PROBE FOR MONTH AND YEAR]

MONTH:

YEAR:
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V1217

Did you work for someone else, were you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RAN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"]

DID YOU WORK FOR SOMEONE ELSE, WERE YOU SELF-EMPLOYED, OR WHAT?
[IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RAN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"]
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G13

What kind of work did you do? (What were your most important activities or duties?)

WHAT KIND OF WORK DID YOU DO? (WHAT WERE YOUR MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES OR DUTIES?)
     
   
V1221

About what year did you start doing that kind of work? (YEAR/YEARS AGO/AT AGE)

ABOUT WHAT YEAR DID YOU START DOING THAT KIND OF WORK? (YEAR/YEARS AGO/AT AGE)
     
   
V1224

Did you work the same number of hours nearly every week, or did the hours you worked vary a lot from week to week?

DID YOU WORK THE SAME NUMBER OF HOURS NEARLY EVERY WEEK, OR DID THE HOURS YOU WORKED VARY A LOT FROM WEEK TO WEEK?
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V1225A
     
   
V1226

READ SLOWLY Counting paid vacations as weeks of work, how many weeks a year did you usually work on this job?

READ SLOWLY COUNTING PAID VACATIONS AS WEEKS OF WORK, HOW MANY WEEKS A YEAR DID YOU USUALLY WORK ON THIS JOB?
     
   
V1227

About how much did you earn on all jobs in (1992/1993) before taxes?

ABOUT HOW MUCH DID YOU EARN ON ALL JOBS IN (1992/1993) BEFORE TAXES?
     
   
If About how much did you earn on all jobs in (1992/1993) before taxes? != (DK or RF) »
 
       
     
V1228

PER

PER
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If Did you work for someone else, were you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RAN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"] != 2 SELF-EMPLOYED »
 
       
     
V1229

Were you salaried on that job, paid by the hour, paid by commission, or what?

WERE YOU SALARIED ON THAT JOB, PAID BY THE HOUR, PAID BY COMMISSION, OR WHAT?
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If Here are some questions about your current, main job. Do you work for someone else, are you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RUN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"] = 2 SELF-EMPLOYED or Did you work for someone else, were you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RAN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"] = 2 SELF-EMPLOYED or Did you work for pay in the last two years? = 1 YES »
 
   
 
V1231

Did you ever have another job longer than the one you just told me about?

DID YOU EVER HAVE ANOTHER JOB LONGER THAN THE ONE YOU JUST TOLD ME ABOUT?
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If Did you work for pay in the last two years? != 1 YES »
 
   
 
V1232

Have you ever worked for pay for ten years or more?

HAVE YOU EVER WORKED FOR PAY FOR TEN YEARS OR MORE?
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If Did you ever have another job longer than the one you just told me about? = 1 YES or Have you ever worked for pay for ten years or more? = 1 YES  »
 
   
 
G21

Did you work for any one employer for 10 years or more?

DID YOU WORK FOR ANY ONE EMPLOYER FOR 10 YEARS OR MORE?
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If Did you work for any one employer for 10 years or more? = (1 or 2) »
 
     
   
V1235

Thinking about (your longest job/the time you were self-employed), about how many years did you work at that job?

THINKING ABOUT (YOUR LONGEST JOB/THE TIME YOU WERE SELF-EMPLOYED), ABOUT HOW MANY YEARS DID YOU WORK AT THAT JOB?
     
   
OCCG23B

What kind of work did you do? (What were your most important activities or duties?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]

WHAT KIND OF WORK DID YOU DO? (WHAT WERE YOUR MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES OR DUTIES?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]
     
   
G24

About what was the most you ever earned on the job?

ABOUT WHAT WAS THE MOST YOU EVER EARNED ON THE JOB?
     
   
If About what was the most you ever earned on the job? != (DK or RF) »
 
       
     
V1238

PER

PER
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V1239

About how old were you at that time? (AGE/YEAR)

ABOUT HOW OLD WERE YOU AT THAT TIME? (AGE/YEAR)
     
 
Else
 
     
   
V1241

Altogether, for about how many years have you worked for pay?

ALTOGETHER, FOR ABOUT HOW MANY YEARS HAVE YOU WORKED FOR PAY?
     
   
If Altogether, for about how many years have you worked for pay? = (DK or RF) »
 
       
     
V1242

Was it more than 20 years?

WAS IT MORE THAN 20 YEARS?
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If Was it more than 20 years? = 1 YES  »
 
         
       
V1243

Was it more than 30 years?

WAS IT MORE THAN 30 YEARS?
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OCCG27B

What kind of work did you do most of your working life? (What were your most important activities or duties?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]

WHAT KIND OF WORK DID YOU DO MOST OF YOUR WORKING LIFE? (WHAT WERE YOUR MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES OR DUTIES?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]
     
   
G28

About what was the most you ever earned? [IWER: IF HOURLY WAGE GIVEN PROBE FOR LARGER UNIT]

ABOUT WHAT WAS THE MOST YOU EVER EARNED? [IWER: IF HOURLY WAGE GIVEN PROBE FOR LARGER UNIT]
     
   
If About what was the most you ever earned? [IWER: IF HOURLY WAGE GIVEN PROBE FOR LARGER UNIT] != (DK or RF) »
 
       
     
V1246

PER

PER
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V1247

About how old were you at that time? (AGE/YEAR)

ABOUT HOW OLD WERE YOU AT THAT TIME? (AGE/YEAR)
     
If R IS {DIVORCED/SEPARATED or WIDOWED} »
 
   
 
G30

You told me that you are (divorced/separated/widowed). Did your (husband/wife) work for pay for ten years or more?

YOU TOLD ME THAT YOU ARE (DIVORCED/SEPARATED/WIDOWED). DID YOUR (HUSBAND/WIFE) WORK FOR PAY FOR TEN YEARS OR MORE?
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If You told me that you are (divorced/separated/widowed). Did your (husband/wife) work for pay for ten years or more? = 1 YES  »
 
     
   
V1251

Did (he/she) work for any employer for 10 years or more?

DID (HE/SHE) WORK FOR ANY EMPLOYER FOR 10 YEARS OR MORE?
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If Did (he/she) work for any employer for 10 years or more? = (1 or 2) »
 
       
     
V1251A
       
     
G32

What kind of work did (he/she) do? (What were (his/her) most important activities or duties?)

WHAT KIND OF WORK DID (HE/SHE) DO? (WHAT WERE (HIS/HER) MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES OR DUTIES?)
       
     
V1255

About what was the most (he/she) ever earned on the job?

ABOUT WHAT WAS THE MOST (HE/SHE) EVER EARNED ON THE JOB?
       
     
If About what was the most (he/she) ever earned on the job? != (DK or RF) »
 
         
       
V1256

PER

PER
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G34

About what year was that?

ABOUT WHAT YEAR WAS THAT?
       
   
Else
 
       
     
V1259

Altogether, for about how many years did (he/she) work for pay?

ALTOGETHER, FOR ABOUT HOW MANY YEARS DID (HE/SHE) WORK FOR PAY?
       
     
If Altogether, for about how many years did (he/she) work for pay? = (DK or RF) »
 
         
       
V1260

Was it more than 20 years?

WAS IT MORE THAN 20 YEARS?
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If Was it more than 20 years? = 1 YES  »
 
           
         
V1261

Was it more than 30 years?

WAS IT MORE THAN 30 YEARS?
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G36

What kind of work did (he/she) do? (What were (his/her) most important activities or duties?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]

WHAT KIND OF WORK DID (HE/SHE) DO? (WHAT WERE (HIS/HER) MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES OR DUTIES?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]
       
     
V1263

About what was the most (he/she) ever earned?

ABOUT WHAT WAS THE MOST (HE/SHE) EVER EARNED?
       
     
If About what was the most (he/she) ever earned? != (DK or RF) »
 
         
       
V1264

PER

PER
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V1265

About what year was that?

ABOUT WHAT YEAR WAS THAT?
         
V1269

In the past 12 months, have you done volunteer work totaling 100 hours or more for religious or other charitable organizations? DEFINITION: THE UNITED WAY, THE HEART ASSOCIATION, EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS, OR OTHER SUCH GROUPS ARE CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS.

IN THE PAST 12 MONTHS, HAVE YOU DONE VOLUNTEER WORK TOTALING 100 HOURS OR MORE FOR RELIGIOUS OR OTHER CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS? DEFINITION: THE UNITED WAY, THE HEART ASSOCIATION, EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS, OR OTHER SUCH GROUPS ARE CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS.
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If In the past 12 months, have you done volunteer work totaling 100 hours or more for religious or other charitable organizations? DEFINITION: THE UNITED WAY, THE HEART ASSOCIATION, EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS, OR OTHER SUCH GROUPS ARE CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS. = 1 YES  »
 
   
 
V1270

About how many hours altogether did that amount to (in the last year)?

ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS ALTOGETHER DID THAT AMOUNT TO (IN THE LAST YEAR)?
   
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Start of G. Job Status

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V1174
We are interested in your job status. Are you doing any work for pay at the present time?

WE ARE INTERESTED IN YOUR JOB STATUS. ARE YOU DOING ANY WORK FOR PAY AT THE PRESENT TIME?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If We are interested in your job status. Are you doing any work for pay at the present time? (V1174) = 1 YES »

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V1178
Here are some questions about your current, main job. Do you work for someone else, are you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RUN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"]

HERE ARE SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR CURRENT, MAIN JOB. DO YOU WORK FOR SOMEONE ELSE, ARE YOU SELF-EMPLOYED, OR WHAT?
[IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RUN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"]
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 SOMEONE ELSE
2 SELF-EMPLOYED
8 DK
9 RF


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G3
What kind of work do you do? (What are your most important activities or duties)?

WHAT KIND OF WORK DO YOU DO? (WHAT ARE YOUR MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES OR DUTIES)?

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V1182
About what year did you start doing this kind of work? (YEAR/YEARS AGO/AT AGE)

ABOUT WHAT YEAR DID YOU START DOING THIS KIND OF WORK? (YEAR/YEARS AGO/AT AGE)

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V1185
Do you work the same number of hours nearly every week, or do the hours you work vary a lot from week to week?

DO YOU WORK THE SAME NUMBER OF HOURS NEARLY EVERY WEEK, OR DO THE HOURS YOU WORK VARY A LOT FROM WEEK TO WEEK?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 SAME EACH WEEK
2 VARY A LOT
8 DK
9 RF


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G6
On the average, how many hours a week do you work on this job?

ON THE AVERAGE, HOW MANY HOURS A WEEK DO YOU WORK ON THIS JOB?

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G6A
READ SLOWLY Counting paid vacations as weeks of work, how many weeks a year do you usually work on this job?

READ SLOWLY COUNTING PAID VACATIONS AS WEEKS OF WORK, HOW MANY WEEKS A YEAR DO YOU USUALLY WORK ON THIS JOB?

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V1188
About how much did you earn from working last month before taxes?

ABOUT HOW MUCH DID YOU EARN FROM WORKING LAST MONTH BEFORE TAXES?

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V1189
About how much did you earn on all jobs in (1992/1993) before taxes?

ABOUT HOW MUCH DID YOU EARN ON ALL JOBS IN (1992/1993) BEFORE TAXES?

If About how much did you earn on all jobs in (1992/1993) before taxes? (V1189) != (DK or RF) »

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V1189A
V1189A

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V1191
My job requires good eyesight. (Is this true most of the time, some of the time, or hardly ever?)

MY JOB REQUIRES GOOD EYESIGHT. (IS THIS TRUE MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR HARDLY EVER?)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 MOST OF THE TIME
2 SOME OF THE TIME
3 [VOL NEVER] HARDLY EVER
8 DK
9 RF


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V1194
I have a lot of freedom to decide how I do my own work.

I HAVE A LOT OF FREEDOM TO DECIDE HOW I DO MY OWN WORK.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 MOST OF THE TIME
2 SOME OF THE TIME
3 [VOL NEVER] HARDLY EVER
8 DK
9 RF


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V1195
My job requires a very good memory.

MY JOB REQUIRES A VERY GOOD MEMORY.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 MOST OF THE TIME
2 SOME OF THE TIME
3 [VOL NEVER] HARDLY EVER
8 DK
9 RF


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V1196
My job involves a lot of stress.

MY JOB INVOLVES A LOT OF STRESS.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 MOST OF THE TIME
2 SOME OF THE TIME
3 [VOL NEVER] HARDLY EVER
8 DK
9 RF


If Here are some questions about your current, main job. Do you work for someone else, are you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RUN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"] (V1178) != 2 SELF-EMPLOYED »

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G10
Are you salaried on this job, paid by the hour, paid by commission, or what?

ARE YOU SALARIED ON THIS JOB, PAID BY THE HOUR, PAID BY COMMISSION, OR WHAT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 SALARIED
2 HOURLY
3 PIECEWORK/COMMISSION
7 OTHER/COMBINATION
8 DK
9 RF


Else

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V1175
Did you work for pay in the last two years?

DID YOU WORK FOR PAY IN THE LAST TWO YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If Did you work for pay in the last two years? (V1175) = 1 YES »

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V1207
When did that job end? [IWER: PROBE FOR MONTH AND YEAR] MONTH: YEAR:

WHEN DID THAT JOB END?
[IWER: PROBE FOR MONTH AND YEAR]

MONTH:

YEAR:
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 1991
2 1992
3 1993
4 1994
8 DK
9 RF


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V1217
Did you work for someone else, were you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RAN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"]

DID YOU WORK FOR SOMEONE ELSE, WERE YOU SELF-EMPLOYED, OR WHAT?
[IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RAN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"]
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 SOMEONE ELSE
2 SELF-EMPLOYED
8 DK
9 RF


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G13
What kind of work did you do? (What were your most important activities or duties?)

WHAT KIND OF WORK DID YOU DO? (WHAT WERE YOUR MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES OR DUTIES?)

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V1221
About what year did you start doing that kind of work? (YEAR/YEARS AGO/AT AGE)

ABOUT WHAT YEAR DID YOU START DOING THAT KIND OF WORK? (YEAR/YEARS AGO/AT AGE)

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V1224
Did you work the same number of hours nearly every week, or did the hours you worked vary a lot from week to week?

DID YOU WORK THE SAME NUMBER OF HOURS NEARLY EVERY WEEK, OR DID THE HOURS YOU WORKED VARY A LOT FROM WEEK TO WEEK?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 SAME EACH WEEK
2 VARY A LOT
8 DK
9 RF


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V1225A
V1225A

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V1226
READ SLOWLY Counting paid vacations as weeks of work, how many weeks a year did you usually work on this job?

READ SLOWLY COUNTING PAID VACATIONS AS WEEKS OF WORK, HOW MANY WEEKS A YEAR DID YOU USUALLY WORK ON THIS JOB?

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V1227
About how much did you earn on all jobs in (1992/1993) before taxes?

ABOUT HOW MUCH DID YOU EARN ON ALL JOBS IN (1992/1993) BEFORE TAXES?

| |  If About how much did you earn on all jobs in (1992/1993) before taxes? (V1227) != (DK or RF) »

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V1228
PER

PER
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 WEEK
2 2 X MONTH
3 MONTH
4 QUARTER
5 6 MONTH
6 YEAR
7 OTHER (SPECIFY) __________
8 DK
9 RF


| |  If Did you work for someone else, were you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RAN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"] (V1217) != 2 SELF-EMPLOYED »

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V1229
Were you salaried on that job, paid by the hour, paid by commission, or what?

WERE YOU SALARIED ON THAT JOB, PAID BY THE HOUR, PAID BY COMMISSION, OR WHAT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 SALARIED
2 HOURLY
3 PIECEWORK/COMMISSION
7 OTHER/COMBINATION
8 DK
9 RF


If Here are some questions about your current, main job. Do you work for someone else, are you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RUN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"] (V1178) = 2 SELF-EMPLOYED or Did you work for someone else, were you self-employed, or what? [IWER: IF R SAYS, "I RAN MY OWN BUSINESS" CHECK "SELF-EMPLOYED"] (V1217) = 2 SELF-EMPLOYED or Did you work for pay in the last two years? (V1175) = 1 YES »

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V1231
Did you ever have another job longer than the one you just told me about?

DID YOU EVER HAVE ANOTHER JOB LONGER THAN THE ONE YOU JUST TOLD ME ABOUT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If Did you work for pay in the last two years? (V1175) != 1 YES »

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V1232
Have you ever worked for pay for ten years or more?

HAVE YOU EVER WORKED FOR PAY FOR TEN YEARS OR MORE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If Did you ever have another job longer than the one you just told me about? (V1231) = 1 YES or Have you ever worked for pay for ten years or more? (V1232) = 1 YES  »

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G21
Did you work for any one employer for 10 years or more?

DID YOU WORK FOR ANY ONE EMPLOYER FOR 10 YEARS OR MORE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
2 SELF-EMPLOYED
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If Did you work for any one employer for 10 years or more? (G21) = (1 or 2) »

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V1235
Thinking about (your longest job/the time you were self-employed), about how many years did you work at that job?

THINKING ABOUT (YOUR LONGEST JOB/THE TIME YOU WERE SELF-EMPLOYED), ABOUT HOW MANY YEARS DID YOU WORK AT THAT JOB?

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OCCG23B
What kind of work did you do? (What were your most important activities or duties?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]

WHAT KIND OF WORK DID YOU DO? (WHAT WERE YOUR MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES OR DUTIES?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]

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G24
About what was the most you ever earned on the job?

ABOUT WHAT WAS THE MOST YOU EVER EARNED ON THE JOB?

| |  If About what was the most you ever earned on the job? (G24) != (DK or RF) »

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V1238
PER

PER
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 WEEK
2 2 X MONTH
3 MONTH
4 QUARTER
5 6 MONTH
6 YEAR
7 OTHER (SPECIFY) __________
8 DK
9 RF


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V1239
About how old were you at that time? (AGE/YEAR)

ABOUT HOW OLD WERE YOU AT THAT TIME? (AGE/YEAR)

Else

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V1241
Altogether, for about how many years have you worked for pay?

ALTOGETHER, FOR ABOUT HOW MANY YEARS HAVE YOU WORKED FOR PAY?

| |  If Altogether, for about how many years have you worked for pay? (V1241) = (DK or RF) »

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V1242
Was it more than 20 years?

WAS IT MORE THAN 20 YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


| | |  If Was it more than 20 years? (V1242) = 1 YES  »

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V1243
Was it more than 30 years?

WAS IT MORE THAN 30 YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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OCCG27B
What kind of work did you do most of your working life? (What were your most important activities or duties?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]

WHAT KIND OF WORK DID YOU DO MOST OF YOUR WORKING LIFE? (WHAT WERE YOUR MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES OR DUTIES?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]

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G28
About what was the most you ever earned? [IWER: IF HOURLY WAGE GIVEN PROBE FOR LARGER UNIT]

ABOUT WHAT WAS THE MOST YOU EVER EARNED? [IWER: IF HOURLY WAGE GIVEN PROBE FOR LARGER UNIT]

| |  If About what was the most you ever earned? [IWER: IF HOURLY WAGE GIVEN PROBE FOR LARGER UNIT] (G28) != (DK or RF) »

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V1246
PER

PER
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 WEEK
2 2 X MONTH
3 MONTH
4 QUARTER
5 6 MONTH
6 YEAR
7 OTHER (SPECIFY) __________
8 DK
9 RF


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| | 
V1247
About how old were you at that time? (AGE/YEAR)

ABOUT HOW OLD WERE YOU AT THAT TIME? (AGE/YEAR)

If R IS {DIVORCED/SEPARATED or WIDOWED} »

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G30
You told me that you are (divorced/separated/widowed). Did your (husband/wife) work for pay for ten years or more?

YOU TOLD ME THAT YOU ARE (DIVORCED/SEPARATED/WIDOWED). DID YOUR (HUSBAND/WIFE) WORK FOR PAY FOR TEN YEARS OR MORE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If You told me that you are (divorced/separated/widowed). Did your (husband/wife) work for pay for ten years or more? (G30) = 1 YES  »

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V1251
Did (he/she) work for any employer for 10 years or more?

DID (HE/SHE) WORK FOR ANY EMPLOYER FOR 10 YEARS OR MORE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
2 SELF-EMPLOYED
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


| |  If Did (he/she) work for any employer for 10 years or more? (V1251) = (1 or 2) »

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V1251A
V1251A

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G32
What kind of work did (he/she) do? (What were (his/her) most important activities or duties?)

WHAT KIND OF WORK DID (HE/SHE) DO? (WHAT WERE (HIS/HER) MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES OR DUTIES?)

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V1255
About what was the most (he/she) ever earned on the job?

ABOUT WHAT WAS THE MOST (HE/SHE) EVER EARNED ON THE JOB?

| | |  If About what was the most (he/she) ever earned on the job? (V1255) != (DK or RF) »

| | | |  ========================================================================
| | | | 
V1256
PER

PER
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 WEEK
2 2 X MONTH
3 MONTH
4 QUARTER
5 6 MONTH
6 YEAR
7 OTHER (SPECIFY) __________
8 DK
9 RF


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G34
About what year was that?

ABOUT WHAT YEAR WAS THAT?

| |  Else

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V1259
Altogether, for about how many years did (he/she) work for pay?

ALTOGETHER, FOR ABOUT HOW MANY YEARS DID (HE/SHE) WORK FOR PAY?

| | |  If Altogether, for about how many years did (he/she) work for pay? (V1259) = (DK or RF) »

| | | |  ========================================================================
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V1260
Was it more than 20 years?

WAS IT MORE THAN 20 YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


| | | |  If Was it more than 20 years? (V1260) = 1 YES  »

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| | | | | 
V1261
Was it more than 30 years?

WAS IT MORE THAN 30 YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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| | | 
G36
What kind of work did (he/she) do? (What were (his/her) most important activities or duties?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]

WHAT KIND OF WORK DID (HE/SHE) DO? (WHAT WERE (HIS/HER) MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES OR DUTIES?) [IWER: IF R ASKS, WE WANT TO KNOW THE KIND OF WORK TOWARD THE END OF THE LONGEST-HELD JOB]

| | |  ========================================================================
| | | 
V1263
About what was the most (he/she) ever earned?

ABOUT WHAT WAS THE MOST (HE/SHE) EVER EARNED?

| | |  If About what was the most (he/she) ever earned? (V1263) != (DK or RF) »

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| | | | 
V1264
PER

PER
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 WEEK
2 2 X MONTH
3 MONTH
4 QUARTER
5 6 MONTH
6 YEAR
7 OTHER (SPECIFY)_________
8 DK
9 RF


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V1265
About what year was that?

ABOUT WHAT YEAR WAS THAT?

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V1269
In the past 12 months, have you done volunteer work totaling 100 hours or more for religious or other charitable organizations? DEFINITION: THE UNITED WAY, THE HEART ASSOCIATION, EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS, OR OTHER SUCH GROUPS ARE CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS.

IN THE PAST 12 MONTHS, HAVE YOU DONE VOLUNTEER WORK TOTALING 100 HOURS OR MORE FOR RELIGIOUS OR OTHER CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS? DEFINITION: THE UNITED WAY, THE HEART ASSOCIATION, EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS, OR OTHER SUCH GROUPS ARE CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If In the past 12 months, have you done volunteer work totaling 100 hours or more for religious or other charitable organizations? DEFINITION: THE UNITED WAY, THE HEART ASSOCIATION, EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS, OR OTHER SUCH GROUPS ARE CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS. (V1269) = 1 YES  »

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V1270
About how many hours altogether did that amount to (in the last year)?

ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS ALTOGETHER DID THAT AMOUNT TO (IN THE LAST YEAR)?

End of G. Job Status