Spouse self-emp. or works for somebody
Variable: spwrkslf
Module:
Core
Subject:
Job
,
Occupation
,
Work
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

A. What kind of work (does/did) your [SPOUSE] normally do? That is, what (is/was) (his/her) job called?
OCCUPATION: [See REMARKS]
B. What (does/did) [SPOUSE] actually do in that job? Tell me, what (are/were) some of (his/her) main duties?
C. What kind of place (does/did) [SPOUSE] work for?
INDUSTRY: [See REMARKS]
D. What (do/did) they (make/do)?
E. (Is/Was) (he/she) self-employed or (does/did) (he/she) work for someone else?

Year Availability
Available in 32 of 32 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Self-employed
2 Someone else
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1980 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016 2018
120 119 109 104 101 100 118 96 106 128 111 126 116 124 103 122 95 91 122 191 205 188 153 172 211 236 118 97 105 130 149 114
905 844 851 807 780 790 758 729 810 765 673 699 652 737 630 660 582 670 693 1274 1115 1092 1032 1042 1182 1788 818 751 743 968 1015 845
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 2 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 5 0 2 3 0 0 0
8 4 0 7 5 1 2 3 4 1 2 0 2 8 4 18 9 7 9 6 20 24 23 3 12 16 10 7 2 6 11 11
580 537 524 572 613 639 654 640 940 705 687 709 700 950 742 735 684 748 781 1521 1563 1527 1608 1547 1406 2465 1077 1187 1121 1434 1692 1378
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 30921
Missing cases 31545