For persons aged 16 and older who are in scope and have a current main job, INDCAT90RD reports the industry category of the person's current main job. INDCAT90RD reports a condensed industry value based on detailed 3-digit 1990 Census industry classification of a verbatim text field collected during the interview. For condensed industry codes in FYC 2002-forward files, please see INDCATRD.
Codes and Frequencies
In 1996, INDCAT90RD only includes persons aged 16 and older with a current main job who are eligible in rounds 1 and 2 of data collection; in subsequent years, RUSIZERD is available for persons aged 16 and older with a current main job. Otherwise, this variable is completely comparable across time.
- 1996: Persons aged 16 and older who have a current main job, and who are eligible (ELIGRD = 4) and in rounds 1 or 2 of data collection.
- 1997-2001: Persons aged 16 and older who are in scope and reported a current main job.
- 1996-2001 : PERWEIGHT