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The Northern Ireland Labour Force Survey series comprised annual datasets that are Northern Ireland subsets compiled from the main United Kingdom Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS). Topics covered include: information about household, family structure, basic housing information and demographic details of individuals in the households, economic activity, income, education and health. The UK Data Archive holds six datasets, covering 1995-2000.
GN 33314 | Northern Ireland Labour Force Survey, 1995-
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The NI LFS is a series of annual datasets compiled from the Northern Ireland component of the UK-wide Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS) between 1995 and 2000.
The NI LFS datasets are available every year from 1995 to 2000. They are compiled from the Northern Ireland component of the UK-wide Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS).
Variable lists and PDF user guides (including questionnaires) are freely available on the catalogue page of each dataset. To find a dataset’s catalogue page, follow the link to the dataset from this page under DATA ACCESS or from the results pages in our database search engine Discover.
See the documentation that accompanies each of the datasets for more information about that dataset. For more information about the UK-wide QLFS on which these datasets are based, see the Labour Force Survey series web-pages, and the documentation on the catalogue pages for each QLFS survey.
Since April 1998, the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment (DETI) have published a Northern Ireland Labour Market Statistics Release to the same timetable as publication of the Labour Market Statistics First Release. Results from the NI LFS can be found on the Northern Ireland Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment (DETI) website. More detailed UK results are published each quarter in the Labour Force Survey quarterly supplement of Labour Market Statistics.
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