Why job abolished or laid off
Variable: whyjbct1
Module:
Global Economics
Subject:
Employment
,
Job
,
Unemployment
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Why was the job abolished? Why were you permanently laid off?

Year Availability
Available in 1 of 32 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
72
73
74
75
76
77
78
80
82
83
84
85
86
87
88
89
90
91
93
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98
00
02
04
06
08
10
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14
16
18

Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Company's sales were declining
2 Machines and computers made my job obsolete
3 Job requirements changed and i was not able to do the job
4 Job moved to another location in the united states
5 Job moved to another country
6 Other
0 Not applicable
2008
21
1
3
1
1
31
1965
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 58
Missing cases 62408