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|Title:||Quarterly Labour Force Survey, October - December 2012: Teaching Dataset|
|Depositor:||University of Manchester. Cathie Marsh Centre for Census and Survey Research. UK Data Service|
Office for National Statistics
University of Manchester. Cathie Marsh Centre for Census and Survey Research. UK Data Service
|Original data producer(s):||
Office for National Statistics
Economic and Social Research Council
|Other acknowledgements:||The UK Data Service was funded to compile this teaching dataset by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). The Office for National Statistics Social Survey Division deposited the main Quarterly Labour Force Survey, October-December 2012 (held at the UK Data Archive under SN 7220), 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.|
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Abstract copyright UK Data Service and data collection copyright owner.The Quarterly Labour Force Survey October - December 2012: Teaching Dataset is based on the Quarterly Labour Force Survey, October - December, 2012 (QLFS OD12) (available from the UK Data Archive under SN 7220) and constitutes real data which are used by the government and are behind many headlines. The teaching dataset contains fewer variables and has been subjected to certain simplifications and additions for the purpose of learning and teaching.
The main differences are:
The main topics covered are: socio-demographics, employment, housing tenure, education, health.
|Time period:||October 2012 - December 2012|
Government Office Regions
|Kind of data:||
Individual (micro) level
Respondents to the Quarterly Labour Force Survey, October - December, 2012 (SN 7220).
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 QLFS OD12.
Simple random sample
|Number of units:||64,237 cases|
|Method of data collection:||
Compilation or synthesis of existing material
The QLFS is collected by face-to-face interview and telephone interview, but the teaching dataset has been created by simplifying the original data.
|Weighting:||Weighting used. See documentation for details.|
The Quarterly Labour Force Survey, October - December, 2012, available from the UK Data Archive under SN 7220.
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|First edition:||26 November 2013|
|Copyright:||Crown copyright held jointly with the UK 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 required and standard conditions of use apply. The depositor may be informed about usage. See terms and conditions for further information.|
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|Study information and citation||UKDA_Study_7418_Information.htm||7|
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