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|Title:||Quarterly Labour Force Survey, January - March, 2011: Unrestricted Access Teaching Dataset|
|Series:||UK Data Service Unrestricted Access Teaching Datasets|
|Depositor:||University of Manchester. Cathie Marsh Centre for Census and Survey Research. ESDS Government|
University of Manchester. Cathie Marsh Centre for Census and Survey Research. ESDS Government
|Original data producer(s):||
Office for National Statistics. Social Survey Division
Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency. Central Survey Unit
Economic and Social Research Council
Higher Education Funding Councils. Joint Information Systems Committee
The Economic and Social Data Service (ESDS) were funded to compile this teaching dataset by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC).
The Office for National Statistics funded the main Quarterly Labour Force Survey, January - March, 2011 (QLFS) (held at the UK Data Archive under SN 6782), from which this dataset has been compiled. The depositors would like to thank the Office for National Statistics for their permission to repurpose the data.
The dataset was prepared by Sarah King-Hele and Necla Acik-Toprak of the Cathie Marsh Centre for Census and Survey Research, University of Manchester.
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Abstract copyright UK Data Service and data collection copyright owner.The Quarterly Labour Force Survey, January - March, 2011: Unrestricted Access Teaching Dataset is based on the Quarterly Labour Force Survey, January-March 2011 (see SN 6782) and constitutes real data which are used by government, business and other organisations. The teaching dataset is a subset which has been subjected to certain simplifications and additions for the purpose of learning and teaching.
Work-related variables include economic activity, employment status, full or part-time work and hours worked. Socio-demographic variables are also included.
|Dates of fieldwork:||January 2011 - March 2011|
Government Office Regions
|Kind of data:||
Individual (micro) level
Respondents to the QLFS Jan-March 2011 (see SN 6782). See documentation for further details.
Cross-sectional (one-time) study
The QLFS is a repeated cross-sectional study, but this teaching dataset has been compiled using only data from the January - March 2011 quarter.
Simple random sample; Multi-stage stratified random sample
Four sampling frames are used for the main QLFS. See documentation for SN 6782 for details of QLFS sampling, and the documentation for this study for details of sampling used for the teaching dataset.
|Number of units:||25,162 cases.|
|Method of data collection:||
Compilation or synthesis of existing material
The QLFS is collected by face-to-face and telephone interview but the teaching dataset has been created by simplifying the original data.
|Weighting:||Weighting used. See documentation for details.|
Quarterly Labour Force Survey, January-March 2011 (available from the UK Data Archive under SN 6782).
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|First edition:||01 November 2012|
|Copyright:||Crown copyright held jointly with the Economic and Social Data Service. Crown copyright material is reproduced with the permission of the Controller of HMSO and the Queen's Printer for Scotland.|
|Access conditions:||The depositor has specified that registration is not required.|
|Availability:||UK Data Service|
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|Study information and citation||UKDA_Study_7140_Information.htm||7|
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