Central Data Catalog
Third General Census of Population and Housing 2005 - IPUMS Subset
Integrated Public Use Microdata Series (IPUMS)
Bureau Central des Recensements et des Études de Population, Minnesota Population Center
April 18, 2019
Documentation in PDF
Mother still alive (CM2005A_0489)
Questions and instructions
18. Survival of the mother
Is the mother still alive?
NIU (not in universe)
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
18. Survival of mother
This is a matter of knowing if the mother of the surveyed person is still alive or is deceased.
Q. Is your mother/ ______'s mother still alive?
-Mark in the proper space the code corresponding to the answer provided (1 = Yes, 2 = No, 3 = Don't know)
N.B. This is regarding biological parents.
This variable indicates that a person's mother is still alive.
Residents of the household
Fertility and Mortality Variables -- PERSON