Guinea - General Census of Population and Housing 1996 - IPUMS Subset

IPUMS-International is an effort to inventory, preserve, harmonize, and disseminate census microdata from around the world. The project has collected the world's largest archive of publicly available census samples. The data are coded and documented consistently across countries and over time to facillitate comparative research. IPUMS-International makes these data available to qualified researchers free of charge through a web dissemination system. The IPUMS project is a collaboration of the Minnesota Population Center, National Statistical Offices, and international data archives. Major funding is provided by the U.S. National Science Foundation and the Demographic and Behavioral Sciences Branch of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. Additional support is provided by the University of Minnesota Office of the Vice President for Research, the Minnesota Population Center, and Sun Microsystems.

Acronym: 
PHC 1996 (IPUMS Harmonized Subset)
Type: 
Microdata
Topics: 
Topic not specified
Languages Supported: 
English
Geographical Coverage: 
Guinea
Reference ID: 
GIN_1996_PHC_v01_M_v03_A_IPUMS
Version Production Date: 
April 25, 2016
Release Date: 
September 29, 2011

Harvest Source

Harvest Source: 
Microdata

Harvest Source ID

Harvest Source ID: 
407

Last Updated

Last Updated: 
May 1, 2018
Primary Investigator Name, Affiliation: 
National Census Bureau, Republic of Guinea; Minnesota Population Center - University of Minnesota
Questionnaires: 
"The Household questionnaire" and "The Identification and Numbering of Households and Buildings Form"
Response Rates: 
COVERAGE: Not specified
Sampling Procedure: 
MICRODATA SOURCE: National Census Bureau, Popular Revolutionary Republic of Guinea SAMPLE DESIGN: Systematic Sample of every 10th dwelling with a random start, drawn by MPC SAMPLE UNIT: Dwelling SAMPLE FRACTION: 10% SAMPLE SIZE (person records): 729,071
Study Type: 
Population and Housing Census [hh/popcen]
Unit of Analysis: 
UNITS IDENTIFIED:- Dwellings: Yes- Vacant units: No- Households: Yes- Individuals: Yes- Group quarters: YesUNIT DESCRIPTIONS:- Dwellings: The dwelling unit is a building or a collection of buildings used for living by a household.- Households: Two types of households are distinguished. The ordinary household is composed of a collection of people, related or not, who recognize the authority of a single individual who is called "head of household", and who live under the same roof or in the same compound and take their daily meals together. A person living alone, who provides for his or her own basic needs consitutues a household. The collective household is composed of a group of persons without a priori family relationship, who live together within a single institution for reasons of health, study, work, travel, punishment or other.- Group quarters: The collective household is composed of a group of persons without a priori family relationship, who live together within a single institution for reasons of health, study, work, travel, punishment or other.
Universe: 
The entire population living in the country's national territory at a given point in time.
Version Description: 
Version 6.4. The datasets contain selected variables from the original census microdata plus harmonized variables from the IPUMS-International database.In v6.4, the research team continued to carry out improvements to geography, providing harmonized geographic units for the second administrative level for roughly half the countries. More information about IPUMS geography variables is available here. Also, approximately 100 integrated variables were renamed. Affected variables with their current and previous names are listed here. Geography variable also underwent wholesale renaming.In this update, IPUMS added 19 new samples for Armenia, Austria, Costa Rica, Ethiopia, France, Ghana, Mozambique, Paraguay, Portugal, Puerto Rico, South Africa, and Spain. Ethiopia, Mozambique, and Paraguay were newly added countries to IPUMS. Samples for other countries extend pre-existing series for those countries.
Weighting: 
Self-weighting (expansion factor=10)

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Minnesota Population Center. Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: Version 6.4 [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, 2015. Researchers should also acknowledge the statistical agency that originally produced the data: Guinea, National Census Bureau, Republic of Guinea, General Census of Population and Housing, 1996 The licensing agreement for use of IPUMS-International data requires that users supply IPUMS-International with the title and full citation for any publications, research reports, or educational materials making use of the data or documentation. Copies of such materials are also gratefully received at ipums@umn.edu. Printed matter should be sent to: IPUMS-International Minnesota Population Center University of Minnesota 50 Willey Hall 225 19th Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55455

IPUMS-International is an effort to inventory, preserve, harmonize, and disseminate census microdata from around the world. The project has collected the world's largest archive of publicly available census samples. The data are coded and documented consistently across countries and over time to facillitate comparative research. IPUMS-International makes these data available to qualified researchers free of charge through a web dissemination system. The IPUMS project is a collaboration of the Minnesota Population Center, National Statistical Offices, and international data archives. Major funding is provided by the U.S. National Science Foundation and the Demographic and Behavioral Sciences Branch of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. Additional support is provided by the University of Minnesota Office of the Vice President for Research, the Minnesota Population Center, and Sun Microsystems.

Dataset Info

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Modified Date
2018-05-01
Release Date
December 31,1969
Identifier
a2308108-367e-408a-85e8-45accda4b6ea
License
License Not Specified
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Reference ID: 
GIN_1996_PHC_v01_M_v03_A_IPUMS
Acronym: 
PHC 1996 (IPUMS Harmonized Subset)
Type: 
Languages Supported: 
Access Authority Name, Affiliation, Email: 
IPUMS International, Minnesota Population Center, http://international.ipums.org
Disclaimer: 
The user of the data acknowledges that the original collector of the data, the authorized distributor of the data, and the relevant funding agency bear no responsibility for use of the data or for interpretations or inferences based upon such uses.
Response Rates: 
COVERAGE: Not specified
Weighting: 
Self-weighting (expansion factor=10)
Time Periods: 
August, 2017
Primary Investigator Name, Affiliation: 
National Census Bureau, Republic of Guinea; Minnesota Population Center - University of Minnesota
Version Description: 
Version 6.4. The datasets contain selected variables from the original census microdata plus harmonized variables from the IPUMS-International database.In v6.4, the research team continued to carry out improvements to geography, providing harmonized geographic units for the second administrative level for roughly half the countries. More information about IPUMS geography variables is available <a href='https://international.ipums.org/international/geography_variables.shtml'>here</a>. Also, approximately 100 integrated variables were renamed. Affected variables with their current and previous names are listed <a href='https://international.ipums.org/international/resources/misc_docs/renamed_variables_sept2015.pdf'>here</a>. Geography variable also underwent wholesale renaming.In this update, IPUMS added 19 new samples for Armenia, Austria, Costa Rica, Ethiopia, France, Ghana, Mozambique, Paraguay, Portugal, Puerto Rico, South Africa, and Spain. Ethiopia, Mozambique, and Paraguay were newly added countries to IPUMS. Samples for other countries extend pre-existing series for those countries.
Unit of Analysis: 
UNITS IDENTIFIED:- Dwellings: Yes- Vacant units: No- Households: Yes- Individuals: Yes- Group quarters: YesUNIT DESCRIPTIONS:- Dwellings: The dwelling unit is a building or a collection of buildings used for living by a household.- Households: Two types of households are distinguished. The ordinary household is composed of a collection of people, related or not, who recognize the authority of a single individual who is called "head of household", and who live under the same roof or in the same compound and take their daily meals together. A person living alone, who provides for his or her own basic needs consitutues a household. The collective household is composed of a group of persons without a priori family relationship, who live together within a single institution for reasons of health, study, work, travel, punishment or other.- Group quarters: The collective household is composed of a group of persons without a priori family relationship, who live together within a single institution for reasons of health, study, work, travel, punishment or other.
Universe: 
The entire population living in the country's national territory at a given point in time.
Geographical Coverage: 
Data Classification of a Dataset: 
Version Production Date: 
Monday, April 25, 2016
Sampling Procedure: 
MICRODATA SOURCE: National Census Bureau, Popular Revolutionary Republic of Guinea SAMPLE DESIGN: Systematic Sample of every 10th dwelling with a random start, drawn by MPC SAMPLE UNIT: Dwelling SAMPLE FRACTION: 10% SAMPLE SIZE (person records): 729,071
Release Date: 
Thursday, September 29, 2011
Last Updated Date: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Questionnaires: 
"The Household questionnaire" and "The Identification and Numbering of Households and Buildings Form"
Harvest Source: 
Harvest Source ID: 
407
Citation Text: 
Minnesota Population Center. Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: Version 6.4 [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, 2015. Researchers should also acknowledge the statistical agency that originally produced the data: Guinea, National Census Bureau, Republic of Guinea, General Census of Population and Housing, 1996 The licensing agreement for use of IPUMS-International data requires that users supply IPUMS-International with the title and full citation for any publications, research reports, or educational materials making use of the data or documentation. Copies of such materials are also gratefully received at ipums@umn.edu. Printed matter should be sent to: IPUMS-International Minnesota Population Center University of Minnesota 50 Willey Hall 225 19th Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55455
Modified date: 
17652
Study Type: 
Population and Housing Census [hh/popcen]
Primary Dataset: 
Yes
Mode of Data Collection: 

Face-to-face

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