Errata for NLSY97 Round 17 Release

National Longitudinal Survey of Youth - 1997 Cohort

Errata for NLSY97 Round 17 Release

NEWEST POSTED ERRATA

College Major Code Variables Missing in Latest NLSY97 Data Release [10/31/2017]

The NLSY97 Round 17 college major codes were inadvertently omitted from the most recent public data release. To access these variables, click on the zip file College_Majors_Codes_rnd17. The variables will be included in all future public releases of the NLSY97 data.

OTHER ERRATA

Marriage Event History Array Data Updated for Small Number of Cases [10/19/2017]

Due to inconsistences found between the marriage event history arrays, the following updates were made. The updates will be included in the next release.

PUBID=252:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2011.12 through MAR_COHABITATION_2014.03 to 101

PUBID=440:
Update MAR_STATUS_2004.01 through MAR_STATUS_2005.11 to 3
Update MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2004.12 through MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2005.11 to 501

PUBID=807:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2002.02 through MAR_COHABITATION_2010.06 to 101
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2011.03 through MAR_COHABITATION_2013.12 to 101

PUBID=1100:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2004.01 through MAR_COHABITATION_2011.06 to 101
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2011.08 through MAR_COHABITATION_2013.11 to 101
Update MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2004.01 through MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2004.11 to 401

PUBID=5811:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2004.02 through MAR_COHABITATION_2005.05 to 101

PUBID=6437:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2011.10 through MAR_COHABITATION_2013.12 to 101