EmployedACS: Employed in American Community Survey

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Employed individiuals from the American Community Survey (ACS) dataset


A dataset with 431 observations on the following 9 variables.

Sex 0=female and 1=male
Age Age (years)
Married 0=not married and 1=married
Income Wages and salary for the past 12 months (in $1,000's)
HoursWk Hours of work per week
Race asian, black, white, or other
USCitizen 1=citizen and 0=noncitizen
HealthInsurance 1=have health insurance and 0= no health insurance
Language 1=native English speaker and 0=other


This is a subset of the ACS dataset including only 431 individuals who were employed.


The full public dataset can be downloaded at
http://www.census.gov/acs/www/data documentation/pums data/,
and the full list of variables are at
http://www.census.gov/acs/www/Downloads/data documentation/pums/DataDict/PUMSDataDict10.pdf.

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