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Quarterly Labour Force Survey, January - March, 2015: Unrestricted Access Teaching Dataset

Title details

SN: 7912
Title: Quarterly Labour Force Survey, January - March, 2015: Unrestricted Access Teaching Dataset
Persistent identifier: 10.5255/UKDA-SN-7912-1
Series: UK Data Service Unrestricted Access Teaching Datasets
Depositor: University of Manchester. Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research (CMIST). UK Data Service
Principal investigator(s): Office for National Statistics
University of Manchester. Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research (CMIST). UK Data Service
Original data producer(s): Office for National Statistics
Sponsor(s): Economic and Social Research Council
Higher Education Funding Councils. Joint Information Systems Committee
Other acknowledgements: The UK Data Service (UKDS) was 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 deposited the main Quarterly Labour Force Survey, January-March 2015 (QLFS) (held at the UK Data Archive under SN 7725), 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.

Citation

The citation for this study is:

Office for National Statistics, University of Manchester. Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research (CMIST). UK Data Service. (2016). Quarterly Labour Force Survey, January - March, 2015: Unrestricted Access Teaching Dataset. [data collection]. Office for National Statistics, [original data producer(s)]. UK Data Service. SN: 7912, http://doi.org/10.5255/UKDA-SN-7912-1

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Subject Categories

General - Employment and labour
Teaching packages and test datasets - Reference and instructional resources

Abstract

Coverage, universe, methodology

Time period: January 2015 - March 2015
Country: United Kingdom
Spatial units: Government Office Regions
Observation units: Individuals
Kind of data: Numeric data
Individual (micro) level
Universe: National
Adults, aged 16 or over, living in the United Kingdom, resident in private households or National Health Service accommodation, and people living away from the parental home during term-time.
Time dimensions: 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 JM15.
Sampling procedures: Simple random sample
Number of units: 22,428 cases
Method of data collection: Compilation or synthesis of existing material
The QLFS is collected by face-to-face interviews and telephone interviews, but the teaching dataset has been created by simplifying the original data.
Weighting: Weighting used. See documentation for details.
Data sources: Quarterly Labour Force Survey, January - March, 2015, available from UK Data Archive under SN 7725.

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Administrative and access information

Date of release:
First edition: 02 March 2016
Latest edition: 08 September 2016 (2nd Edition)
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 not required.
Please note: This unrestricted access teaching dataset is freely available to download under an Open Government Licence.
Availability: UK Data Service
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SPSS (Zip) 1043[MD5Checksum: E5B795672124E5B409E4A53C1A06FB9E]
Stata (Zip) 974[MD5Checksum: 8381ABFF6D66FE909F0D7D80EE5FCCE8]
Tab-delimited (Zip) 1049[MD5Checksum: F66C09FBF523AC0F0946D4651CA4CA3C]

Documentation

Title File Name Size (KB)
User Guide 2015 7912_lfs_jm15_teaching_user_guide.pdf 972
Study information and citation UKDA_Study_7912_Information.htm 7
READ File read7912.htm 10

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