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:
MIGHN2 indicates the person's municipality of residence within Honduras 5 year ago.
Comparability — General
This variable is available for the 1974, 1988, and 2001 samples. For department of residence 5 years ago, see MIGHN1. For country of residence of international migrants, see MIGCTRY5 (Country of residence 5 year ago).
MIGHN2 is harmonized by the name of the municipality and does not take into consideration changes in boundaries. Users should be aware that there have been changes in boundaries between the sample years.
- Honduras 1974: Persons age 5+
- Honduras 1988: Persons age 5+
- Honduras 2001: Persons age 5+
- Honduras: 1974, 1988, 2001