Codes and Frequencies
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:
GEO1_ID1995 identifies the household's provinces within Indonesia in 1995. Provinces are the first level administrative units of the country. A GIS map (in shapefile format), corresponding to GEO1_ ID1995 can be downloaded from the GIS Boundary files page in the IPUMS International web site.
The full set of geography variables for Indonesia can be found in the IPUMS International Geography variables list. For cross-national geographic analysis on the first and second major administrative level refer to GEOLEV1, and GEOLEV2. More information on IPUMS-International geography can be found here.
Comparability — General
International boundary changes:
- East Timor was a province of Indonesia between December 1975 and October 1999. It became independent and separated from East Nusa Tenggara in 1999. Census microdata for East Timor are included in the 1985, 1990, and 1995 samples.
- All provinces in Kalimantan and Sulawesi and the provinces of Maluku and Papua are missing.
- All households
- Indonesia: 1995