Prestige data frame has 102 rows and 6 columns.
The observations are occupations.
This data frame contains the following columns:
Average education (years) of occupational incumbents, in 1971.
Average income (dollars) of incumbents, 1971.
Percentage of incumbents who are women, 1971.
Pineo-Porter prestige score for occupation, from a social survey conducted in the mid-1960s.
Canadian Census occupational code.
Type of occupation.
A factor with levels (note: out of order):
bc, Blue Collar;
prof, Professional, Managerial, and Technical;
wc, White Collar.
Canada (1971) Census of Canada. Vol. 3, Part 6. Statistics Canada [pp. 19-1–19-21].
Personal communication from B. Blishen, W. Carroll, and C. Moore, Departments of Sociology, York University and University of Victoria.
Fox, J. (1997) Applied Regression, Linear Models, and Related Methods. Sage.