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EPI Microdata Extracts

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The latest EPI CPS extracts are available in Stata format:

Extract Years File Version
CPS Basic monthly 1976 - 2023m3 epi_cpsbasic_2000_2023.zip
epi_cpsbasic_1976_1999.zip
1.0.40
CPS May 1973 - 1981 epi_cpsmay_1973_1981.zip 1.0.40
CPS ORG 1979 - 2023m3 epi_cpsorg_1979_2023.zip 1.0.40

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Citations

If you use the EPI extracts for your research, please cite the data in your references:

Suggested citation for EPI microdata extracts

Economic Policy Institute. 2023. Current Population Survey Extracts, Version 1.0.40, https://microdata.epi.org.

The code that creates the EPI extracts and documentation is available on Github.