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Quarterly Labour Force Survey, June - August, 2002 Variables

prefhr — Hours sought in new job

Value Label Count Percentage Filename: qlfsja02
-9.00 Does not apply 134104 n/a%  n/a%
-8.00 No answer 0 n/a%  n/a%
1.00 Longer 490 17%  17%
2.00 Shorter 753 27%  27%
3.00 The same 1155 42%  42%
4.00 Don't know, no preference 332 12%  12%
136834 cases , missing values -8, -9 .

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Documentation references


"In the job that you were looking for, would you rather work longer hours than in your present job, or would you rather work shorter hours?"


"Applies if LOOKM NE 5 (reason for seeking new job: does not want longer hours), AND NE 6 (reason for seeking new job: does not want shorter hours)"

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