Data Cart

Your data extract

0 variables
0 samples
View Cart
MIGGT1
Municipality of previous residence, Guatemala

Codes and Frequencies



Can't find the category you are looking for? Try the Detailed codes

Explore how IPUMS created this variable

Download


      class Miggt1:public Editor {

public:
    Miggt1(VarPointer varInfo) : Editor(varInfo) {}
    void edit() {

        long a = getRecoded();
        switch (dataSet) {
        case dataset_id::gt1981a:
        {
			if (GT1981A_0423() <= 2299 && GT1981A_0457() == 1)
				a = 9999;
        }
        break;
        case dataset_id::gt1994a:
        {
			if (GT1994A_0412() == 9999 && GT1994A_0413() < 98)
				a = 9997;
        }
        break;
        }


        setData(a);
    }
};

    

Description

MIGGT1 indicates the person's municipality of previous residence within Guatemala.

Comparability — General

This variable is available for the 1981 and 1994 samples. For department of previous residence, see MIG1_P_GT.

MIGGT1 is harmonized by the name of the municipality and does not take into consideration changes in boundaries between the sample years.

Universe

  • Persons who ever moved between municipalities

Availability

  • Guatemala: 1981, 1994