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MIG1_5_GT
Department of residence 5 years ago, Guatemala; consistent boundaries, GIS

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      class Mig1_5_gt:public Editor {

public:
    Mig1_5_gt(VarPointer varInfo) : Editor(varInfo) {}
    void edit() {

        long a = getRecoded();
        switch (dataSet) {
        case dataset_id::gt1994a:
        {
			if (GT1994A_0414() == 99 && GT1994A_0416() < 98)
				a = 320097;
			if (GT1994A_0414() == 99 && GT1994A_0401() >= 4)
				a = GEO1_GT(0);
        }
        break;
        }


        setData(a);
    }
};

    

Description

MIG1_5_GT indicates the person's department of residence five years ago (for the 1981 sample), four years ago (for the 1994 sample), or six years ago (for the 2002 sample) within Guatemala.
Click on the Source Variables tab for information on place of residence for each sample year. Source variables may contain more geographic unit detail but are not suitable for cross-temporal comparison.

Comparability — General

The reference period varies between samples. For the 1981 sample, persons were asked their department of residence in 1976, five years prior to the survey. For the 1994 sample, persons were asked their department of residence in 1990, four years prior to the survey, and for the 2002 sample, persons were asked their department of residence in 1996, six years prior to the survey.
For international migrants' country of residence at the specified time periods above, see MIGCTRY5.

Universe

  • Persons age 5+

Availability

  • Guatemala: 1973, 1981, 1994, 2002