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MIGGT2
Municipality of residence 5 years ago, Guatemala

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      class Miggt2:public Editor {

public:
    Miggt2(VarPointer varInfo) : Editor(varInfo) {}
    void edit() {

        long a = getRecoded();
        switch (dataSet) {
        case dataset_id::gt1994a:
        {
			if (GT1994A_0415() == 9999 && GT1994A_0416() < 98) 
				a = 9997;
			if (GT1994A_0415() == 9999 && GT1994A_0401() >= 4) 
				a = GT1994A_0023(0);
        }
        break;
        }


        setData(a);
    }
};

    

Description

MIGGT2 indicates the person's municipality 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.

Comparability — General

This variable is available for the 1981, 1994, and 2002 samples. For department of residence five years ago, see MIG1_5_GT.

The time frame 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.

MIGGT2 is harmonized by the name of the municipality and does not take into consideration changes in boundaries between the sample years. Users should be aware that there were changes.

Universe

  • Persons age 5+

Availability

  • Guatemala: 1981, 1994, 2002