R self-emp or works for somebody
Variable: wrkslf
Module:
Core
Subject:
Job
,
Occupation
,
Work
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?

Year Availability
Available in 31 of 31 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
149 148 116 143 137 131 140 168 186 168 170 193 187 187 163 171 150 157 187 339 365 323 307 307 343 508 226 234 194 295 296
1299 1199 1238 1205 1215 1286 1264 1174 1545 1320 1210 1260 1183 1531 1227 1248 1149 1258 1331 2508 2387 2332 2331 2362 2353 3799 1732 1706 1700 2145 2472
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 3 0 2 1 2 4
3 10 2 8 2 0 1 7 7 7 5 0 0 6 6 25 2 5 9 19 45 42 54 2 1 13 3 4 1 4 5
162 147 128 134 145 113 127 119 122 104 88 81 100 95 85 93 71 97 79 126 107 135 125 91 113 187 62 98 78 92 90
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 58757
Missing cases 3709