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:
MIG1_5_PE indicates the person's department of residence 5 years ago within Peru. Persons living abroad are not included in the universe for the variable.
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.
- Persons age 5+ who lived in a different district 5 years ago
- Peru: 2007