gradehi: Highest grade attended

Description

gradehi is the highest grade attended by the respondent.

Availability

Sample Years
Basic 1976 - 1991
May 1973 - 1981
ORG 1979 - 1991

Values

Value Label
0 None, 0, or K
1 1st grade
2 2nd grade
3 3rd grade
4 4th grade
5 5th grade
6 6th grade
7 7th grade
8 8th grade
9 9th grade
10 10th grade
11 11th grade
12 12th grade
13 College: 13th grade
14 College: 14th grade
15 College: 15th grade
16 College: 16th grade
17 College: 17th grade
18 College: 18th+ grade
Variable creation
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* Education: gradehi
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gen gradehi = .

if $monthlycps == 1 | $maycps == 1 {
    if tm(1973m1) <= $date & $date <= tm(1988m12) {
        * adjust grdhi to be consistent across 1973-1991
        replace gradehi = grdhi - 1
    }
    if tm(1989m1) <= $date & $date <= tm(1991m12) {
        replace gradehi = grdhi
    }
}

lab var gradehi "Highest grade attended"
#delimit ;
lab define gradehi
0 "None, 0, or K"
1 "1st grade"
2 "2nd grade"
3 "3rd grade"
4 "4th grade"
5 "5th grade"
6 "6th grade"
7 "7th grade"
8 "8th grade"
9 "9th grade"
10 "10th grade"
11 "11th grade"
12 "12th grade"
13 "College: 13th grade"
14 "College: 14th grade"
15 "College: 15th grade"
16 "College: 16th grade"
17 "College: 17th grade"
18 "College: 18th+ grade"
;
#delimit cr
lab val gradehi gradehi
notes gradehi: Only available 1973-1991
notes gradehi: 1973-1991 Unicon: grdhi