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:
MIGPG4 indicates the person's district of residence within Papua New Guinea 5 years ago.
Comparability — General
This variable is available for the 1980 sample only. For province of residence 5 years ago, see MIGPG2. For country of residence of international migrants, see MIGCTRY5 (Country of residence 5 years ago).
Note that the variable asks about the residence of the person 5 years ago which corresponds to the independence of Papua New Guinea.
- Papua New Guinea 1980: Urban persons age 5+
- Papua New Guinea: 1980