ESS2 and ESS3 Error in Schwarts’ variables IMPFREE and IPHLPPL for Germany

In ESS rounds 2, 3 and 4 the variables IMPFREE (G11) and IPHLPPL (G12) were switched for women in the questionnaire for Germany. For ESS round 4 the data for these two variables has been recoded and is now correct in edition 3.0 of the integrated file. For ESS2 (edition 3.1) and ESS3 (edition 3.2) the data will be recoded, and the correct data be made available in future releases of the ESS2 and ESS3 data.

(07/10/10)

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