Archives for June, 2015

How to uniquely identify households in the March CPS

Within a single file, the best way to uniquely identify households is to use the hhseq variable. Here’s an explanation from Unicon Research Corporation (which provides the underlying source of our extract from 1980-2013) – “Beginning in 1994 through the current year, there is a problem with duplicate HHIDs for different household units. The problem […]