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YRIMMIG weighting

What weight should be used for the variable YRIMMIG?

 
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Jeff Bloem

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Since YRIMMIG is a person-level variable and if you are performing person-level analysis, the person-level weight (PERWT) is appropriate. More details about sample weights in IPUMS USA are available here.

 

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