###LEGEND###
#set values corresponding to non-responses to NA
##age - renamed AGE99
#in wage model
##AGE99 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##ageLT18 - age category dummy variables
##age1819
##age2022
##age2325
##age2629
##age3039
##age4054
##age5564
##age65plus
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if individual's age is in the inclusive variable range
#carries a value of 0 if individual's age is not in the inclusive range
##AGSTFT11 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model, taken for previous year
##AGYFM27 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##ALFST28 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##ALFST28.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##atbus20 - renamed ATBUS20
##atbus20.prev - ATBUS20 for the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
##atcc20 - renamed ATCC20
##atcc20.prev - ATCC20 for the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
##atelhi20 - combined ATCEGP20 and ATELHI20
##atelhi20.prev - combined ATCEGP20 and ATELHI20 for the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
#if either was "Yes" the combined value is "Yes"
#both must be "No" for combined value to be "No"
##attrd20 - renamed ATTRD20
##attrd20.prev - ATTRD20 for the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
##atuniv20 - renamed ATUNIV20
##atuniv20.prev - ATUNIV20 for the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
##avghoursmonth - average hours worked per month where there was work reported for the reference job
#in wage model
#numeric
#calculated as hours/nummonths
##Bachelors - a dummy variable indicating completion of a bachelor's degree
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if HLEVEG18 carries a value of 11
#carries a value of 0 if HLEVEG18 carries a value in (1,12) that isn't 11
#is NA if HLEVEG18 carries a value not in (1,12)
#in transitions model, taken for previous year
##BEGAN1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##BEGAN1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##chmjince - dummy variable indicating the individual is the child of the major income earner in the economic family
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if RMJIG26 carries a value of 3
#carries a value of 0 if RMJIG26 carries a value in (1,4) that isn't 3
#is NA if RMJIG26 carries a value not in (1,4)
##CLWKR1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##CLWKR1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##CMACA25 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##cmaca25 - renamed CMACA25
#in wage model
##cmphi20 - combined CMPHI20 and RCCP20
##cmphi20.prev - combined CMPHI20 and RCCP20 for the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
#if either was "Yes" the combined value is "Yes"
#both must be "No" for combined value to be "No"
#"Not Applicable" taken as "No"
##collective - a dummy variable to indicating whether the individual is covered by a collective bargaining agreement
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if UNCOLL1 carries a value of 1 or 2
#carries a value of 0 if UNCOLL1 carries a value of 3 [or if UNCOLL1 carries a value not in (1,3) and selfemp carries the value of 1 (this part wasn't incoporated)]
#is NA otherwise
##commonlaw - a dummy variable indicating common-law status
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if MARST26 carries a value of 2
#carries a value of 0 if MARST26 carries a value in (1,6) that isn't 2
#is NA if MARST26 carries a value not in (1,6)
##CompPSbelowBach - a dummy variable indicating completion of a post secondary program below bachelor's level (certificate or college program)
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if HLEVEG18 carries a value in (9,10)
#carries a value of 0 if HLEVEG18 carries a value in (1,12) that isn't in (9,10)
#is NA if HLEVEG18 carries a value not in (1,12)
#in transitions model, taken for previous year
##cosize - variable indicating company size across all locations
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#calculated as cosizeA + 2*cosizeB + 3*cosizeC + 4*cosizeD + 5*cosizeE
##cosize$ - $ in (A,E) dummy variables indicating company size across all locations
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if NBEMA10 carries a value of $ where 1=A,2=B,3=C,4=D,5=E
#carries a value of 0 if NBEMA10 carries a value in (1,5) that is not $
#is NA if NBEMA10 carries a value not in (1,5)
##DISTM26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##divorced - a dummy variable indicating divorced status
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if MARST26 carries a value of 4
#carries a value of 0 if MARST26 carries a value in (1,6) that isn't 4
#is NA if MARST26 carries a value not in (1,6)
##DUALCD27 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##eMTLSWK28.prev - modified version of MTLSWK28.prev
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 0 when MTLSWH28.prev carries a value corresponding to a non-response and wrkft11 carries a value of 0
#otherwise carries same value as MTLSWK28.prev
##end.state - indicator for type of labour force transition in the reference year
#in transitions model
#factor
#carries a value of 1 indicating stayed in state if trans.byyear carries value of 1, 7 or 11
#carries a value of 2 indicating left job if trans.byyear carries value of 2 or 3
#carries a value of 3 indicating moved into labour force if trans.byyear carries value of 6 or 9
#carries a value of 4 indicating moved to unemployment if trans.byyear carries value of 4 or 10
#carries a value of 5 indicating moved to NILF if trans.byyear carries value of 5 or 8
#is NA otherwise
##end.state2 - indicator for type of labour force transition in the reference year
#in transitions model
#factor
#carries a value of 1 indicating employed to same job if trans.byyear carries value of 1
#carries a value of 2 indicating employed to left job stayed in labour force if trans.byyear carries value of 2, 3 or 4
#carries a value of 3 indicating employed to left labour force if trans.byyear carries value of 5
#carries a value of 4 indicating unemployed to still in labour force if trans.byyear carries value of 6 or 7
#carries a value of 5 indicating labour force to not in labour force if trans.byyear carries value of 8
#carries a value of 6 indicating not in labour force to not in labour force if trans.byyear carries value of 9 or 10
#carries a value of 7 indicating stayed in state if trans.byyear carries value of 11
#is NA otherwise
##ENDED1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##ENDED1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##exp2 - calculated as YRXFTE11^2
#in wage model
#numeric
##exp3 - calculated as YRXFTE11^3
#in wage model
#numeric
##exp4 - calculated as YRXFTE11^4
#in wage model
#numeric
##eYRSCFT11 - modified version of YRSCFT11
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 0 when YRSCFT11 carries a value corresponding to a non-response and wrkft11 carries a value of 0
#otherwise carries same value as YRSCFT11
##eYRXFTE11 - modified version of YRXFTE11
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 0 when YRXFTE11 carries a value corresponding to a non-response and wrkft11 carries a value of 0
#otherwise carries same value as YRXFTE11
##firmsize - variable indicating company size at place of work
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#calculated as firmsizeA + 2*firmsizeB + 3*firmsizeC + 4*firmsizeD + 5*firmsizeE
##firmsize$ - $ in (A,E) dummy variables indicating company size at place of work
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if NBEMPL1 carries a value of $ where 1=A,2=B,3=C,4=D,5=E
#carries a value of 0 if NBEMPL1 carries a value in (1,5) that is not $
#is NA if NBEMPL1 carries a value not in (1,5)
##FLLPRT1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##FLLPRT1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##fllprt1.prev - indicator of full-time vs. part-time work at end of previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#renamed FLLPRT1.prev except part-time indicated by 0 instead of 2
#in unemployed model also carries value of 0 if ML12V28.prev=20 (indicating unemployed in previous period)
##FLLPRT20 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##FMCOMP27 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##FMSZ27 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##FPDWK28 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model
##fpdwk28 - renamed FPDWK28
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
##FPDWK28.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##FSEIN28 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##FSEIN28.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##FSEUI28 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##FSEUI28.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##HHSZ25 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##HighSchool - a dummy variable indicating completion of high school but no post secondary
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if HLEVEG18 carries a value of 6
#carries a value of 0 if HLEVEG18 carries a value in (1,12) that isn't 6
#is NA if HLEVEG18 carries a value not in (1,12)
#in transitions model, taken for previous year
##highwage - a dummy variable indicating the individual's wage/salary is higher than the wage/salary predicted by the wage model
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if the wage or salary is higher than that predicted by the wage model
#carries a value of 0 if the wage or salary is lower or equal to that predicted by the wage model
#is NA if there is missing data to make the comparison
##HLEVEG18 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##hours - the number of hours in the year the individual reported for the reference job
#in wage model
#numeric
#the sum of the HPW$$V5 variables that had a response where $$ is in (01,12)
##hoursyear - total hours worked per year if worked full year at average hours per month for the reference job
#in wage model
#numeric
#calculated as avghoursmonth*12
##HOWOBT9 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##HOWOBT9.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##HPW$$V5 - for $$ in (01,12) as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model
##HRWKHM1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##HRWKHM1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##ICSWT26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##icswt26 - renamed ICSWT26
#in wage model
##IMPHWE1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##imphwe1 - renamed IMPHWE1
#in wage model
##IMPHWE1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##industry - renamed NIC3G10
#in wage model
##industryG - the industry group of the individual
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#For the wage model based on NIC3G10
#For the transitions model based on N07C3G10 based of previous year
#numeric variable carrying the value of the Group number or NA
#Group1:
01 : Agriculture
#Group2:
02 : Forestry, Fishing, Mining, Oil and Gas;
03 : Utilities
#Group3:
04 : Construction;
05 : Manufacturing;
07 : Transportation and Warehousing
#Group4:
06 : Trade;
10 : Business, building and other support services
#Group5:
08 : Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Leasing;
13 : Information, Culture and Recreation;
15 : Other Services
#Group6:
09 : Professional, Scientific and Technical Services;
12 : Health Care and Social Assistance
#Group7:
11 : Educational Services;
16 : Public Administration
#Group8:
14 : Accommodation and Food Services
##IGx for x=(1,8) - industry group dummy
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if the person is in industry x
#carries a value of 0 if the person is in an industry other than x
#is NA if industryG is NA
##JOBDUR1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##jobdur1 - renamed JOBDUR1
#in wage model
##JOBDUR1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##JOBDUR9 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##JOBDUR9.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##leb26 - life event dummy variables
##led26
##leen26
##lema26
##lenp26
##lechd26
##lechi26
##lechj26
##lechl26
##lemaf26
##lenpa26
##leord26
##leori26
##lepa26
##lepad26
##lepai26
##lepaj26
##lepal26
##lepl26
##les26
##lespd26
##lespi26
##lessp26
#in transitions model
#numeric
#as in the basic SLID definition except "No" is now 0 instead of 2. "Yes" stays 1.
##logadjsalary - natural logarithm of salary
#in wage model
#numeric
##logadjsalary2 - the natural logarithm of salary2
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
##logadjwage - natural logarithm of wage
#in wage model
#numeric
##logadjwage2 - natural logarithm of wage2
#in wage model
#numeric
##lodadjwage3 - the natural logarithm of wage3
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
##logwage - natural logarithm of IMPHWE1
#in wage model
#numeric
##lowwage - a dummy variable indicating the individual's wage/salary is lower than the wage/salary predicted by the wage model
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if the wage or salary is lower than that predicted by the wage model
#carries a value of 0 if the wage or salary is higher or equal to that predicted by the wage model
#is NA if there is missing data to make the comparison
##ltHS - a dummy variable indicating completion of less than high school
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if HLEVEG18 carries a value in (1,5)
#carries a value of 0 if HLEVEG18 carries a value in (1,12) that isn't in (1,5)
#is NA if HLEVEG18 carries a value not in (1,12)
#in transitions model, taken for previous year
##male - indicator of male status
#in wage model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if SEX99 carries value of 1, 0 otherwise
##married - a dummy variable indicating married status
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if MARST26 carries a value of 1
#carries a value of 0 if MARST26 carries a value in (1,6) that isn't 1
#is NA if MARST26 carries a value not in (1,6)
##marst - the marrital status group of an individual
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#calculated as married+2*commonlaw+3*separated+4*divorced+5*widowed+6*single_nm
#is NA if MARST26 carries a value not in (1,6)
##MARST26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##MJ12V28 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##MJ12V28.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##MJACG26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##MJACG26.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##MJACT26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##mjince - dummy variable indicating the individual is the major income earner in the economic family
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if RMJIG26 carries a value of 1 or 9
#carries a value of 0 if RMJIG26 carries a value in (1,4) that isn't 1
#is NA if RMJIG26 carries a value not in (1,4)
##ML12V28 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##ML12V28.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##MOVDT29 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##move - a dummy variable indicating whether the individual has moved in the reference year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if MOVST29 carries a value of 6 or 7
#carries a value of 0 if MOVST29 carries a value of 8
#is NA otherwise
##MOVST29 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##MTLSWK28 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##MTLSWK28.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##MULOC10 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##muloc10 - renamed MULOC10
#in wage model
##MULOC10.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##multi - a dummy variable indicating multiple location status
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if MULOC10 carries a value of 1
#carries a value of 0 if MULOC10 carries a value of 2
#is NA otherwise
##multj28 - renamed MULTJ28
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
##MULTJ28.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##N07C3G10 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##N07C3G10.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##NBAC26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##NBBP26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##NBCH26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##NBEMA10 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##nbema10 - renamed NBEMA10
#in wage model
##NBEMA10.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##NBEMPL1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##nbempl1 - renamed NBEMPL1
#in wage model
##NBEMPL1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##NBJBLS28 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##NBJBLS28.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##NBJBS28 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##NBJBS28.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##NBPS26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##NBSA26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##NBWKSW1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model
##NBYA26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##NIC3G10 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model
##NOCG2E6 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##NOCG2E6.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##nummonths - the number of months in the year the individual reported some hours worked for the reference job
#in wage model
#numeric
#the number of HPW$$V5 variables that had a response where $$ is in (01,12)
##nwft - a dummy variable to indicate whether the individual has ever worked full-time
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if YRXFTE11 and wrkft11 carry values of 0
#carries a value of 0 if YRXFTE11 carries a response value and wrkft11 carries a value of 0
#is NA otherwise
##nwphh25 - renamed NWPHH25
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
##nwpt - a dummy variable to indicate whether the individual has ever worked full-time
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if YRWWPT11 carries a value of 0
#carries a value of 0 if YRWWPT11 carries a value other than 0 and less than 96 (corresponds to a response)
#is NA otherwise
##OCCHG6 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##OCCHG6.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##OCCHG9 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##OCCHG9.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##occupation - renamed NOCG2E6
#in wage model
##occupationG - the occupation group of the individual
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#For the wage model based on NOCG2E6
#For the transitions model based on NOCG2E6 based on previous year
#numeric variable carrying the value of the Group number or NA
#Group1: Matt1:
01 : Senior Management Occupations;
07 : Professional Occupations in Health, Nurse Supervisors and Registered Nurses;
10 : Teachers and Professors
#Group2: Matt3:
02 : Other Management Occupations;
03 : Professional Occupations in Business and Finance;
06 : Natural and Applied Sciences and Related Occupations
#Group3: Matt7:
04 : Financial, Secretarial and Administrative Occupations;
05 : Clerical Occupations, Including Supervisors;
11 : Occupations in Art, Culture, Recreation and Sport
#Group4: Matt5:
08 : Technical, Assisting and Related Occupations in Health;
09 : Occupations in Social Science, Government Service and Religion;
12 : Wholesale, Technical, Insurance, Real Estate Sales Specialists, and Retail, Wholesale and Grain Buyers
#Group5: Matt9:
13 : Retail Salespersons, Sales Clerks, Cashiers, Including Retail Trade Supervisors;
14 : Chefs and Cooks, and Occupations in Food and Beverage Service, Including Supervisors;
16 : Childcare and Home Support Workers;
17 : Sales and Service Occupations n.e.c., Including Occupations in Travel and Accommodation, Attendants in Recreation and Sport as well as Supervisors
#Group6: Matt4:
15 : Occupation in Protective Services;
18 : Contractors and Supervisors in Trades and Transportation;
19 : Construction Trades;
20 : Other Trades Occupations
#Group7: Matt6:
21 : Transport and Equipment Operators;
24 : Machine Operators and Assemblers in Manufacturing, Including Supervisors
#Group8: Matt8:
22 : Trades Helpers, Construction, and Transportation Labourers and Related Occupations;
23 : Occupations Unique to Primary Industry;
25 : Labourer in Processing, Manufacturing and Utilities
##OFRDAT9 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##OFRDAT9.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##OGx for x=(1,8) - occupation group dummy
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if the person is in occupation x
#carries a value of 0 if the person is in an occupation other than x
#is NA if occupationG is NA
##oneparent - a dummy variable to indicate that the individual is in a one parent family
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if FMCOMP27 carries a value of 5 or 6
#carries a value of 0 if FMCOMP27 carries a value in (1,7) other than 5 or 6
#is NA otherwise
##otmjince - dummy variable indicating the individual is not the major income earner, the spouse of the major income earner nor the child of the major income earner in the economic family
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if RMJIG26 carries a value of 4
#carries a value of 0 if RMJIG26 carries a value in (1,4) that isn't 4
#is NA if RMJIG26 carries a value not in (1,4)
##parttime - a dummy to indicating part time work status
#in wage model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if FLLPRT1 carries a value of 2
#carries a value of 0 if FLLPRT1 carries a value of 1
#is NA otherwise
##PERSONID - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##PostGrad - a dummy variable indicating completion a degree above bachelor's level
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if HLEVEG18 carries a value of 12
#carries a value of 0 if HLEVEG18 carries a value in (1,12) that isn't 12
#is NA if HLEVEG18 carries a value not in (1,12)
#in transitions model, taken for previous year
##priorexp - the experience in years possessed before the start of the current job
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#calculated as YRXFTE11 - (SLID$JOBDUR1/12) in wage model
#calculated as YRXFTE11 - (SLID$JOBDUR1.prev/12) in transitions model
#values calculated to be less than 0 reset to 0
#assigned the value of YRXFTE11 if value of JOBDUR1 corresponds to a non-response and the value of YRXFTE11 corresponds to a response
#is NA if the value of YRXFTE11 corresponds to a non-response
##priorexp2 - calculated as priorexp^2
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
##priorexp3 - calculated as priorexp^3
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
##priorexp4 - calculated as priorexp^4
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
##ptstud - a dummy variable indicating part-time student status
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 0 when FLLPRT20 carries a value of 1
#carries a value of 1 when FLLPRT20 carries a value of 2 or 3
#is NA otherwise
##ptstud.b - a dummy variable indicating part-time student status
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 0 when FLLPRT20 carries a value of 1 or 3
#carries a value of 1 when FLLPRT20 carries a value of 2
#is NA otherwise
##public - a dummy variable indicating public employee status
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if PUBPV10 carries a value of 1
#carries a value of 0 if PUBPV10 carries a value of 2
#is NA otherwise
##PUBPV10 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##PUBPV10.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##PVRES99 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model
##rcbu20 - renamed RCBU20
##rcbu20.prev - RCBU20 for the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
#"Not Applicable" taken as "No"
##rccc20 - renamed RCCC20
##rccc20.prev - RCCC20 for the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
#"Not Applicable" taken as "No"
##rccoll20 - renamed RCCOLL20
##rccoll20.prev - RCCOLL20 for the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
#"Not Applicable" taken as "No"
##rctv20 - renamed RCTV20
##rctv20.prev - RCTV20 for the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
#"Not Applicable" taken as "No"
##rcuniv20 - renamed RCUNIV20
##rcuniv20.prev - RCUNIV20 for the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
#"Not Applicable" taken as "No"
##REAEND9 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##REAEND9.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##REAWPT1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##REAWPT1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##RELED1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##RELED1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##REMOV29 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##RESP99 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##RESPG99 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##retired.e - a dummy variable indicating whether the individual self reported their status as retired at the end of the reference year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 0 if MJACG26 carries a value in (1,4) other than 3
#carries a value of 1 if MJACG26 carries a value of 3
#is NA if MJACG26 is NA or carries a value not in (1,4)
##retired.s - a dummy variable indicating whether the individual self reported their status as retired at the end of the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 0 if MJACG26.prev carries a value in (1,4) other than 3
#carries a value of 1 if MJACG26.prev carries a value of 3
#is NA if MJACG26.prev is NA or carries a value not in (1,4)
##RMJCE26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model
##RMJCG26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model
##RMJIE26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##RMJIG26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##salary - annual earnings adjusted to base year Dec 1996 dollars
#in wage model
#numeric
#adjustments to TOTEAR1 based on Bank of Canada CPI Core Rate figures for December of each year available from
#http://www.bankofcanada.ca/en/cpi.html
#adjustment factors to divide by for each year for wage model:
#1996: 1.0
#1997: 1.013
#1998: 1.026169
#1999: 1.040535
#2000: 1.058224
#2001: 1.076214
#2002: 1.106348
#2003: 1.129582
#2004: 1.149914
#2005: 1.167163
#2006: 1.191673
##salary2
#in wage model - salary at the end of the year adjusted to Dec 1996 dollars
#in transitions model - salary at end of the previous year adjusted to Dec 1996 dollars
#numeric
#only for individuals reporting an annual salary (WAGUNE1=6)
#adjustments to WAGE1 based on Bank of Canada CPI Core Rate figures for December of each year available from
#http://www.bankofcanada.ca/en/cpi.html
#adjustment factors to divide by for each year for wage model:
#1996: 1.0
#1997: 1.013
#1998: 1.026169
#1999: 1.040535
#2000: 1.058224
#2001: 1.076214
#2002: 1.106348
#2003: 1.129582
#2004: 1.149914
#2005: 1.167163
#2006: 1.191673
#adjustment factors to divide by for each year for transitions model:
#1996: (1.021)^-1
#1997: 1.0
#1998: 1.013
#1999: 1.026169
#2000: 1.040535
#2001: 1.058224
#2002: 1.076214
#2003: 1.106348
#2004: 1.129582
#2005: 1.149914
#2006: 1.167163
#2007: 1.191673
##samhh25 - renamed SAMHH25
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
##schooling - the educational status of the individual
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#calculated as HighSchool + 2*SomePS + 3*CompPSbelowBach + 4*Bachelors + 5*PostGrad + 6*ltHS
#is NA if HLEVEG18 carries a value not in (1,12)
#in transitions model, taken for previous year
##selfemp - a dummy variable indicating self employement status
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 0 if CLWKR1 carries a value of 1 or 2
#carries a value of 1 if CLWKR1 carries a value between 3 and 6
#is NA if CLWKR1 carries a value not between 1 and 6 inclusive
##selfemp.old - a dummy variable indicating self employment status (replaced by selfemp)
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if either FSEUI28 or FSEIN28 carries a value of 1
#carries a value of 7 if both FSEUI28 and FSEIN28 carries a value of 7
#carries a value of 0 otherwise
##separated - a dummy variable indicating separated status
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if MARST26 carries a value of 3
#carries a value of 0 if MARST26 carries a value in (1,6) that isn't 3
#is NA if MARST26 carries a value not in (1,6)
##sex - renamed SEX99
#in wage model
##SEX99 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##single_nm - a dummy variable indicating single (never married) status
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if MARST26 carries a value of 6
#carries a value of 0 if MARST26 carries a value in (1,6) that isn't 6
#is NA if MARST26 carries a value not in (1,6)
##SomePS - a dummy variable indicating attendance for some post secondary without completion
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if HLEVEG18 carries a value in (7,8)
#carries a value of 0 if HLEVEG18 carries a value in (1,12) that isn't in (7,8)
#is NA if HLEVEG18 carries a value not in (1,12)
#in transitions model, taken for previous year
##spemp - a dummy variable to indicate whether the individual has an employed spouse
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if MARST26 carries a value of 1 or 2 and DUALCD27 carries a value in (1,3)
#also carries a value of 1 if MARST26 carries a value of 1 or 2 and DUALCD27 carries a value of 4 or 5 and spmjince carries a value of 1
#carries a value of 0 if MARST26 carries a value in (1,6) without satisfying the previous conditions
#is NA otherwise
##spmjince - dummy variable indicating the individual is the spouse of the major income earner in the economic family
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if RMJIG26 carries a value of 2
#carries a value of 0 if RMJIG26 carries a value in (1,4) that isn't 2
#is NA if RMJIG26 carries a value not in (1,4)
##STRDAT1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##STRDAT1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##STRDAT9 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##STRDAT9.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##student - a dummy variable indicating student status
#in wage model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if MJACG26 carries a value of 2
#carries a value of 0 if MJACG26 carries a value in (1,6) other than 2
#is NA otherwise
##student.e - a dummy variable indicating whether the individual self reported their status as student at the end of the reference year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 0 if MJACG26 carries a value in (1,4) other than 2
#carries a value of 1 if MJACG26 carries a value of 2
#is NA if MJACG26 is NA or carries a value not in (1,4)
##student.s - a dummy variable indicating whether the individual self reported their status as student at the end of the previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 0 if MJACG26.prev carries a value in (1,4) other than 2
#carries a value of 1 if MJACG26.prev carries a value of 2
#is NA if MJACG26.prev is NA or carries a value not in (1,4)
##student.se - a dummy variable indicating whether the individual self reported their status as student at the end of the previous year and at end of the reference year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if both student.s and student.e carry the value 1
#carries a value of 0 if neither student.s nor student.e are NA and neither of them carry the value 1
#is NA otherwise
##STUDTF26 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model
##studtf26 - renamed STUDTF26
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#for transitions model, is the status in the previous year
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
##studtf26.inyear - renamed STUDTF26
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
##tenure - calculated as JOBDUR1
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
##tenure2 - calculated as JOBDUR1^2
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
##tenure3 - calculated as JOBDUR1^3
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
##tenure4 - calculated as JOBDUR1^4
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
##TOTEAR1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##TOTEAR1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##TOTHRP1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##tothrp1 - renamed TOTHRP1
#in wage model
##TOTHRP1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##tothrp2 - calculated as TOTHRP1^2
#in wage model
#numeric
##tothrp3 - calculated as TOTHRP1^3
#in wage model
#numeric
##tothrp4 - calculated as TOTHRP1^4
#in wage model
#numeric
##TOTHRW1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##TOTHRW1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##trans.byyear - a variable indicating the labour force status in December for the previous year and the reference year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if ML12V28.prev and ML12V28 carry a value of 10 and MJ12V28.prev carries the same value as MJ12V28 and corresponds to a response (ie. if the person was employed in the same job at the start and end of the reference period)
#carries a value of 2 if ML12V28.prev and ML12V28 carry a value of 10 and MJ12V28.prev carries a different value from MJ12V28 but they both correspond to a response (ie. if the person was employed in different jobs at the start and end of the reference period)
#carries a value of 3 if ML12V28.prev and ML12V28 carry a value of 10 and MJ12V28.prev or MJ12V28 carries a value corresponding to a non-response
#carries a value of 4 if ML12V28.prev carries a value of 10 and ML12V28 carries a value of 20
#carries a value of 5 if ML12V28.prev carries a value of 10 and ML12V28 carries a value of 30
#carries a value of 6 if ML12V28.prev carries a value of 20 and ML12V28 carries a value of 10
#carries a value of 7 if ML12V28.prev carries a value of 20 and ML12V28 carries a value of 20
#carries a value of 8 if ML12V28.prev carries a value of 20 and ML12V28 carries a value of 30
#carries a value of 9 if ML12V28.prev carries a value of 30 and ML12V28 carries a value of 10
#carries a value of 10 if ML12V28.prev carries a value of 30 and ML12V28 carries a value of 20
#carries a value of 11 if ML12V28.prev carries a value of 30 and ML12V28 carries a value of 30
#carries a value of 0 otherwise
##transition - a dummy variable indicating whether a transition has taken place in the reference year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#for the NILF model, carries a value of 1 if trans.byyear carries a value of 9 or 10 and carries a value of 0 otherwise
#for the unemployed model, carries a value of 1 if trans.byyear carries a value of 5 or 8 and carries a value of 0 otherwise
#for the employed model, carries a value of 1 if trans.byyear carries a value of 2, 4 or 5 and carries a value of 0 otherwise
##TTINC27 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##TYPJS9 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##TYPJS9.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##TYPPT1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##typpt1.prev - type of part-time work
#in transitions model
#numeric
#renamed TYPPT1.prev except for slight changes
#carries value of 0 if fllprt1.prev carries value of 1 indicating full time in previous year (therefore, not part-time)
##UNCOLL1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##UNCOLL1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##wage - implied wage adjusted to base year Dec 1996 dollars
#in wage model
#numeric
#adjustments to IMPHWE1 based on Bank of Canada CPI Core Rate figures for December of each year available from
#http://www.bankofcanada.ca/en/cpi.html
#adjustment factors to divide by for each year for wage model:
#1996: 1.0
#1997: 1.013
#1998: 1.026169
#1999: 1.040535
#2000: 1.058224
#2001: 1.076214
#2002: 1.106348
#2003: 1.129582
#2004: 1.149914
#2005: 1.167163
#2006: 1.191673
##WAGE1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##WAGE1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##wage2 - implied wage adjusted to base year Dec 1996 dollars
#in wage model
#numeric
#adjustments to IMPHWE1 based on Bank of Canada CPI Total Rate figures for December of each year available from
#http://www.bankofcanada.ca/en/cpi.html
#adjustment factors to divide by for each year for wage model:
#1996: 1.0
#1997: 1.008
#1998: 1.01808
#1999: 1.04455
#2000: 1.077976
#2001: 1.085522
#2002: 1.126771
#2003: 1.150434
#2004: 1.174593
#2005: 1.199259
#2006: 1.219646
##wage3
#in wage model - wage at the end of the year adjusted to Dec 1996 dollars
#in transitions model - wage at the end of the previous year adjusted to Dec 1996 dollars
#numeric
#only for individuals reporting an hourly wage (WAGUNE1=1)
#adjustments to WAGE1 based on Bank of Canada CPI Core Rate figures for December of each year available from
#http://www.bankofcanada.ca/en/cpi.html
#adjustment factors to divide by for each year for wage model:
#1996: 1.0
#1997: 1.013
#1998: 1.026169
#1999: 1.040535
#2000: 1.058224
#2001: 1.076214
#2002: 1.106348
#2003: 1.129582
#2004: 1.149914
#2005: 1.167163
#2006: 1.191673
#adjustment factors to divide by for each year for transitions model:
#1996: (1.021)^-1
#1997: 1.0
#1998: 1.013
#1999: 1.026169
#2000: 1.040535
#2001: 1.058224
#2002: 1.076214
#2003: 1.106348
#2004: 1.129582
#2005: 1.149914
#2006: 1.167163
#2007: 1.191673
##WAGUNE1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
##WAGUNE1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##WANTFT1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##wantft1.prev - indicator variable for wants to work full time at end of previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#renamed version of WANTFT1.prev with slight changes:
#"No" indicated by value of 0 instead of 2 and numeric instead of factor
##widowed - a dummy variable indicating widowed status
#in wage model and transitions model
#numeric
#carries a value of 1 if MARST26 carries a value of 5
#carries a value of 0 if MARST26 carries a value in (1,6) that isn't 5
#is NA if MARST26 carries a value not in (1,6)
##WKHM1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##wkhm1.prev - indicator variable for working at home in previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#renamed version of WKHM1.prev with slight changes:
#"No" indicated by value of 0 instead of 2 and numeric instead of factor
##wrkft11 - renamed WRKFT11 taken for previous year
#in transitions model
#numeric
#"NO" indicated by 0 instead of 2
##WYLFST28 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model
##WYLFST28.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##year - the reference year
#in wage model
#numeric
#based on YEAR1 in wage model
#based on YEAR1 and YEAR28 in transitions model
##YEAR1 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary #in wage model
##YEAR1.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##YEAR28.prev - as in SLID electronic data dictionary but for year before reference year
#in transitions model
##yearB - a count of years beyond 1996
#in wage model and the transitions model
#numeric
#calculated as year-1996 in wage model
#calculated as year-1997 in transitions model since want the count for the end of the previous year
##YRSCFT11 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model, taken for previous year
##YRWWPT11 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in transitions model, taken for previous year
##YRXFTE11 - as in SLID electronic data dictionary
#in wage model and transitions model
#in transitions model, taken for previous year
##yrxfte11 - renamed YRXFTE11
#in wage model