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Mexico 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database

Two new datasets from Mexico, MX07 (Wave VII) and MX10 (Wave VIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The datasets are from the Household Income and Expenditure Survey and are provided by the National Statistical Institute.

In addition, MX94, MX96, MX98 MX00, MX02, and MX04 (Waves II – VI) have been revised for consistency.

February 27, 2014 | Data

Canada 2010 Added to LIS Database

One new dataset from Canada, CA10 (Wave VIII), has been added to the LIS Database. The dataset is from the Survey of Labour and Income Dynamics and are provided by Statistics Canada.

In addition, CA07 (Wave VII) has been revised for consistency.

February 27, 2014 | Data

Icelandic Data In-house!

photo by Bjørn GiesenbauerWe are delighted to announce that we have acquired, for the first time, microdata from Iceland.  We now have in-house three datasets based on Iceland’s SILC (Statistics on Income and Living Conditions), corresponding to Waves VI (2004), VII (2007), and VIII (2010).  We will announce their availability as soon as they are ready. We thank our friends and colleagues in Iceland for helping to make this happen.

February 11, 2014 | Data

Poland 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database

Two new datasets from Poland, PL07 (Wave VII) and PL10 (Wave VIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The datasets are from the Household Budget Survey and are provided by Central Statistical Office.

In addition, PL04 (Wave VI) and PL99 (Wave V) have been revised for consistency.

January 8, 2014 | Data

Estonia 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database

Two new datasets from Estonia, EE07 (Wave VII) and EE10 (Wave VIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The datasets are from the Estonian Social Survey (ESS) and are provided by Statistics Estonia.

In addition, EE04 (Wave VI) has been revised for consistency.

January 8, 2014 | Data

Finland 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database

Two new datasets from the Finland, FI07 (Wave VII) and FI10 (Wave VIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The datasets are from the Survey on Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC) and are provided by Statistics Finland.

In addition, FI95 (Wave IV), FI00 (Wave V), and FI04 (Wave VI) have been revised for consistency.

November 13, 2013 | Data

Netherlands 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database

Two new datasets from the Netherlands, NL07 (Wave VII) and NL10 (Wave VIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The datasets are from the Survey on Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC) and are provided by Statistics Netherlands.

In addition, NL04 (Wave VI) has been revised for consistency.

November 13, 2013 | Data

Swedish Series Revised

The entire Swedish series has been revised to make occupational classification variables more consistent over time. In addition, a few minor revisions were made to some demographic variables.

October 16, 2013 | Data

France 1978 Added to LIS Database

A new dataset from France has been added to the LIS Database, FR78 (Wave I). The dataset is from the Family Budget Survey and is provided by the National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE).

In addition, the entire French series has been revised to make education variables more consistent over time.

Note: Revisions were carried out in the FR84B dataset (now called FR84). The three French datasets that are not based on the Family Budget Surveys (FR79 and FR84A — based on the Survey of Individual Income Tax Returns and FR81 — based on the Survey of Women with Children) are still accessible through LISSY, but they no longer appear in the documentation.

October 16, 2013 | Data

Slovenia 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database

Two new datasets from Slovenia, SI07 (Wave VII) and SI10 (WaveVIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The datasets are from the Household Budget Survey and are provided by the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia.

In addition, SI04 (Wave VI) has been revised.

September 25, 2013 | Data