Rs occupational prestige score (1970)
Variable: prestige
Module:
Core
Subject:
Occupation
,
Occupational Prestige
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

A. What kind of work do you (did you normally) do? That is, what (is/was) your job called?
OCCUPATION: [See REMARKS]
B. What (do/did) you actually do in that job? Tell me, what (are/were) some of your main duties?
C. What kind of place (do/did) you work for?
INDUSTRY: [See REMARKS]
D. What (do/did) they (make/do)?
E. (Are/Were) you self employed or (do/did) you work for someone else?
F. (Are/Were) you employed by the federal, state or local government or by a private employer (including non-profit organizations)?
G. About how much time (does/did) it usually take you to travel to work - about how many minutes?

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166 172 133 141 147 114 128 119 137 106 94 81 102 103 87 96 72
12 9 8 8 8 5 10 11 40 4 16 23 5 10 22 16 9
11 8 8 9 5 12 6 7 12 5 8 6 7 23 7 8 5
5 3 6 7 7 7 12 1 4 9 15 9 9 5 13 6 12
18 22 16 18 13 16 12 21 13 15 13 13 11 22 6 14 13
41 40 45 27 39 50 30 32 63 32 58 40 30 59 42 36 35
62 37 41 41 56 41 44 31 79 21 27 32 19 35 23 25 20
18 15 9 18 15 27 22 11 29 15 13 14 10 10 4 8 15
32 32 28 41 29 32 40 40 31 36 29 42 31 22 24 23 24
0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
20 33 28 19 23 27 19 20 48 26 15 22 24 55 23 26 19
9 14 16 22 6 21 20 15 22 24 26 24 23 35 23 19 17
1 3 3 0 4 1 2 3 2 2 1 1 1 5 3 2 1
35 32 27 50 49 33 38 40 39 47 40 30 32 55 43 22 28
30 28 33 29 34 30 34 38 45 39 34 30 26 36 29 24 25
18 22 21 22 26 31 21 19 23 28 20 14 19 21 24 15 17
8 8 10 21 9 19 12 14 14 13 9 8 3 18 7 16 5
46 55 61 26 28 33 42 33 38 37 37 23 37 12 26 21 29
17 7 6 12 14 21 8 10 15 11 15 10 13 15 9 11 7
23 27 28 25 28 30 22 12 30 39 43 21 41 47 40 36 27
93 82 77 69 68 85 66 54 99 46 48 57 55 67 57 66 80
33 28 30 31 30 40 37 28 44 25 23 41 28 35 26 26 26
43 33 11 58 68 62 69 51 67 61 65 52 72 66 82 64 55
13 10 5 9 15 12 11 15 16 16 17 11 12 18 11 13 5
120 104 116 95 97 100 77 100 191 101 100 107 89 142 99 126 111
17 17 18 24 24 29 19 18 33 22 20 24 21 24 27 32 20
13 4 7 8 5 7 5 7 6 9 2 4 6 5 4 14 2
24 22 23 25 27 24 34 30 22 18 29 32 35 41 38 32 37
40 42 45 39 38 49 43 36 41 37 36 28 43 47 35 32 26
74 54 56 50 68 40 46 52 47 73 47 51 51 57 35 44 29
24 11 13 24 14 11 20 20 19 12 15 17 16 26 18 17 17
22 18 15 20 15 16 10 13 21 9 13 14 8 21 17 15 18
12 15 5 6 15 11 17 17 7 9 8 15 10 11 11 8 18
39 33 40 35 37 31 31 35 47 39 34 49 40 41 34 26 30
66 82 74 73 70 76 87 72 73 106 62 75 64 70 62 70 63
38 37 37 33 40 32 52 41 39 47 34 28 37 37 29 33 38
54 61 61 67 54 38 66 61 55 73 52 61 56 51 52 48 44
16 9 16 10 9 8 14 12 14 13 10 23 7 12 13 15 7
93 93 76 94 83 86 85 106 98 129 117 134 145 190 128 140 116
25 14 18 20 12 14 14 34 24 25 28 27 28 28 33 36 21
6 9 6 5 7 6 10 8 14 13 9 8 6 13 6 9 14
0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 1 0 1 1 1 0 1
5 3 5 2 2 5 3 7 5 1 1 6 5 3 3 5 9
2 2 6 4 7 4 4 5 3 5 4 6 5 4 2 6 6
11 9 18 6 11 10 12 20 17 5 8 13 10 11 20 13 14
14 15 6 15 11 18 13 21 9 20 23 19 14 38 23 21 27
4 1 4 7 1 4 2 4 2 3 1 5 2 3 4 2 2
45 27 62 35 32 43 52 38 57 41 32 35 34 34 39 38 39
16 14 11 20 9 20 27 12 18 30 29 29 19 26 20 35 11
26 24 24 20 19 21 22 18 27 24 23 24 34 30 26 32 28
21 20 26 14 26 28 17 17 24 22 23 14 16 20 8 16 10
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 1 2 1 2 0 0 1 0 3
2 5 2 4 2 5 4 5 0 5 5 12 2 6 7 4 1
3 4 0 1 5 4 3 1 1 5 4 7 6 6 6 9 2
6 4 13 13 9 14 8 5 4 9 10 9 6 10 12 9 11
0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 3 0 1 0 1
3 2 3 1 3 4 4 1 3 1 2 6 5 4 4 3 9
4 7 8 9 8 5 11 5 7 9 6 12 8 8 8 13 9
3 2 0 0 0 3 2 0 1 4 0 6 1 2 2 2 1
1 5 5 3 4 1 3 8 11 4 5 9 5 7 6 16 8
9 12 12 4 7 10 6 7 7 9 6 12 15 11 10 20 19
1 1 2 0 2 2 4 3 1 2 5 6 6 5 6 3 4
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 62466
Missing cases 0