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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 - 2023m8
CPS May 1973 - 1981 1.0.43
CPS ORG 1979 - 2023m8 1.0.43

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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 1.0.43,

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