hhtype: Household type

Description

hhtype indicates the type of household.

Availability

Sample Years
Basic 1984 - present
ORG 1984 - present

Values

Value Label
0 Noninterview household
1 Husband/wife primary family (neither Armed Forces)
2 Husband/wife primary family (either/both Armed Forces)
3 Unmarried civilian male primary family householder
4 Unmarried civilian female primary family householder
5 Unmarried primary family householder in Armed Forces
6 Civilian male primary individual
7 Civilian female primary individual
8 Primary individual in Armed Forces
9 Group quarters (1984-1993) / Group quarters with family (1994+)
10 Group quarters without family (1994+)
Variable creation
********************************************************************************
* Household record type
********************************************************************************
capture rename hhtype oldhhtype
gen hhtype = .

if $monthlycps == 1 {
    if tm(1984m1) <= $date & $date <= tm(1993m12) {
        replace hhtype = oldhhtype
    }
    if tm(1994m1) <= $date {
        replace hhtype = hrhtype
    }
}

#delimit ;
lab def hhtype
0 "Noninterview household"
1 "Husband/wife primary family (neither Armed Forces)"
2 "Husband/wife primary family (either/both Armed Forces)"
3 "Unmarried civilian male primary family householder"
4 "Unmarried civilian female primary family householder"
5 "Unmarried primary family householder in Armed Forces"
6 "Civilian male primary individual"
7 "Civilian female primary individual"
8 "Primary individual in Armed Forces"
9 "Group quarters (1984-1993) / Group quarters with family (1994+)"
10 "Group quarters without family (1994+)"
;
#delimit cr;
lab val hhtype hhtype
lab var hhtype "Household type"
notes hhtype: Type of household
notes hhtype: 1984-1993: Unicon hhtype
notes hhtype: 1994-present: CPS hrhtype