These data come from the years 1979-1983 in the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth, with information about 1141 teenage women. These data are in the "wide" format for demonstration purposes.

teen_poverty

Format

A data frame with 1141 rows and 28 variables:

id

Unique identifier for the respondent

age

Age at first interview

black

1 if subject is black, 0 if not

pov1

1 if subject is in poverty, 0 if not, at time 1

pov2

1 if subject is in poverty, 0 if not, at time 2

pov3

1 if subject is in poverty, 0 if not, at time 3

pov4

1 if subject is in poverty, 0 if not, at time 4

pov5

1 if subject is in poverty, 0 if not, at time 5

mother1

1 if subject has had a child, 0 if not, at time 1

mother2

1 if subject has had a child, 0 if not, at time 2

mother3

1 if subject has had a child, 0 if not, at time 3

mother4

1 if subject has had a child, 0 if not, at time 4

mother5

1 if subject has had a child, 0 if not, at time 5

spouse1

1 if subject lives with a spouse, 0 if not, at time 1

spouse2

1 if subject lives with a spouse, 0 if not, at time 2

spouse3

1 if subject lives with a spouse, 0 if not, at time 3

spouse4

1 if subject lives with a spouse, 0 if not, at time 4

spouse5

1 if subject lives with a spouse, 0 if not, at time 5

inschool1

1 if subject is in school, 0 if not, at time 1

inschool2

1 if subject is in school, 0 if not, at time 2

inschool3

1 if subject is in school, 0 if not, at time 3

inschool4

1 if subject is in school, 0 if not, at time 4

inschool5

1 if subject is in school, 0 if not, at time 5

hours1

Hours worked during the week of the survey, at time 1

hours2

Hours worked during the week of the survey, at time 2

hours3

Hours worked during the week of the survey, at time 3

hours4

Hours worked during the week of the survey, at time 4

hours5

Hours worked during the week of the survey, at time 5

Source

These data originate with the U.S. Department of Labor. The particular subset used here come from Paul Allison via Statistical Horizons: https://statisticalhorizons.com/wp-content/uploads/teenpov.dta