Errata for NLSY97 Round 17 Release

National Longitudinal Survey of Youth - 1997 Cohort

Errata for NLSY97 Round 17 Release

NEWEST POSTED ERRATA

Marriage Event History Array Data Updated for Small Number of Cases [originally posted on 10/19/2017; updated with more cases on 12/12/2017]

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

The following cases were added to the list on 12/12/2017:

PUBID=1428:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2000.04 and MAR_COHABITATION_2000.05 to 101

PUBID=2447:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2000.02 through MAR_COHABITATION_2000.09 to 101
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2003.10 through MAR_COHABITATION_2004.05 to 102
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2006.02 through MAR_COHABITATION_2015.11 to 102
Update CVC_COHAB_TTL to 2

PUBID=2845:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2011.11 through MAR_COHABITATION_2014.01 to 102

PUBID=3699:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2011.12 through MAR_COHABITATION_2012.05 to 101

PUBID=4093:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2011.10 through MAR_COHABITATION_2014.06 to 102

PUBID=4608:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2011.10 through MAR_COHABITATION_2013.11 to 104

PUBID=5044:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2009.01 to 102
Update MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2009.01 to 1301

PUBID=5467:
Update MAR_STATUS_2002.08 through MAR_STATUS_2004.10 to -3
Update MAR_STATUS_2004.11 through MAR_STATUS_2006.06 to 3
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2002.08 through MAR_COHABITATION_2004.04 to 201
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2004.05 through MAR_COHABITATION_2004.09 to 101
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2004.11 through MAR_COHABITATION_2007.11 to 101
Update MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2002.08 through MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2004.04 to 701
Update MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2004.05 through MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2004.09 to 801
Update MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2004.10 to -4
Update MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2004.11 through MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2007.11 to 801
Update CVC_FIRST_MARRY_DATE~M, CVC_FIRST_MARRY_DATE~Y, and CVC_FIRST_MARRY_MONTH to -3

PUBID=6359:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2010.07 through MAR_COHABITATION_2010.10 to 201

PUBID=7482:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2011.11 through MAR_COHABITATION_2012.11 to 102

PUBID=8486:
Update MAR_STATUS_2008.02 through MAR_STATUS_2009.01 to -3
Update MAR_STATUS_2009.02 through MAR_STATUS_2010.10 to 2
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2004.01 through MAR_COHABITATION_2006.11 to 101
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2008.02 through MAR_COHABITATION_2010.01 to 201
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2010.11 and MAR_COHABITATION_2010.12 to -4
Update MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2010.02 through MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2010.12 to 1201
Update CVC_FIRST_MARRY_DATE~M, CVC_FIRST_MARRY_DATE~Y, and CVC_FIRST_MARRY_MONTH to -3

PUBID=3521:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2011.10 through MAR_COHABITATION_2013.12 to 104
Update MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2011.10 through MAR_PARTNER_LINK_2013.12 to 1401

PUBID=1587:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2004.10 through MAR_COHABITATION_2005.01 to 101
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2013.06 through MAR_COHABITATION_2014.10 to 102
Update CVC_COHAB_TTL to 2
 
PUBID=2001:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2000.01 through MAR_COHABITATION_2002.05 to 101
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2004.01 through MAR_COHABITATION_2007.06 to 102
Update CVC_COHAB_TTL to 2

PUBID=1566:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2004.02 through MAR_COHABITATION_2005.01 to 101
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2005.04 through MAR_COHABITATION_2007.05 to 102
Update CVC_COHAB_TTL to 2

PUBID=1935:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2000.01 through MAR_COHABITATION_2000.12 to 101

PUBID=2516:
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2004.01 through MAR_COHABITATION_2004.09 to 102
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2007.03 through MAR_COHABITATION_2008.01 to 103
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2008.06 through MAR_COHABITATION_2010.03 to 104
Update CVC_COHAB_TTL to 4

PUBID=871:
Update MAR_STATUS_2002.04 through MAR_STATUS_2005.03 to 0
Update MAR_COHABITATION_2002.04 through MAR_COHABITATION_2005.03 to -4

OTHER ERRATA

College Major Code Variables Missing in Latest NLSY97 Data Release [posted 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.