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Most IPUMS data transformations are performed using variable harmonization tables that specify how each value in the source data is recoded. Some variables also require programming logic in addition to the harmonization table. The harmonization documents for this variable are:
FBPL indicates the country where the person reported his/her father was born. For Canada 1891 and United States 1880a, province of birth in Canada is reported for some records. For details on the United States birthplaces, refer to variable FBPLUS
The codes for FBPL are the same as BPLCNTRY, and are compatible with IPUMS birthplace variables.
- Canada: 1891
- United States: 1880a, 1880b, 1900, 1910