6602.0 - Microdata: Longitudinal Labour Force, Australia
Latest ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 26/06/2020
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This document was added or updated on 28/05/2021.
Data and file structure
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The file is structured as a single level person file. Higher level characteristics, such as items related to households and families, are attributed to each person record.
The Longitudinal Labour Force (LLFS) data spans multiple time periods, so the month of the survey also acts like an additional level. Individuals can be observed for up to eight months making the data suitable for use in analysis of cross sections, pooled cross sections, short panels and longer pseudo panels.
The current edition of the LLFS covers Labour Force Survey (LFS) responses from October 1982 to April 2021. The LLFS will continue to be updated on a monthly basis, scheduled 8 days after the release of Labour Force, Australia (cat. no. 6202.0). The next release of LLFS with May 2021 data is scheduled for release in DataLab on 25 June 2021 (note: these web pages will be updated after release on 29 June 2021).
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