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:
SPEAKFIL indicates whether the respondent could speak Filipino. The person must be able to communicate in Tagalog, even if with a very limited vocabulary.
- Persons age 5+
- Philippines: 1990, 2000