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    Data from NLSY79 Round 27 News Release HTML | PDF | RSS and the NLSY97 Round 17 news Release HTML | PDF | RSS

    NUMBER OF JOBS HELD

    • NLSY79: Number of jobs held by individuals from ages 18 to 52 in 1978-2016 by educational attainment, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and age HTML | XLSX
    • NLSY97: Number of jobs held by individuals from age 18 through age 30 in 1998-2015 by educational attainment, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and age HTML | XLSX

    DURATION OF EMPLOYMENT RELATIONSHIPS WITH A SINGLE EMPLOYER

    • NLSY79: Duration of employment relationships with a single employer for all jobs started from ages 18 to 52 in 1978-2016 by age at start of job, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity HTML | XLSX
    • NLSY97: Duration of employment relationship with a single employer for all jobs started from age 18 through age 30 in 1998-2015 by age at start of job, educational attainment, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity HTML | XLSX

    PERCENT OF WEEKS INDIVIDUALS WERE EMPLOYED, UNEMPLOYED, OR NOT IN THE LABOR
    FORCEBY EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT, SEX, RACE, AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

    • NLSY79: Percent of weeks individuals were employed, unemployed, or not in the labor force from ages 18 to 52 in 1978-2016 by educational attainment, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity HTML | XLSX
    • NLSY97: Percent of weeks individuals were employed, unemployed, or not in the labor force from age 18 through age 30 in 1998-2015 by educational attainment, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity HTML | XLSX

    PERCENT OF WEEKS INDIVIDUALS WERE EMPLOYED, UNEMPLOYED, OR NOT IN THE LABOR
    FORCE BY AGE, SEX, RACE, AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

    • NLSY79: Percent of weeks individuals were employed, unemployed, or not in the labor force from ages 18 to 52 in 1978-2016 by age, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity HTML | XLSX
    • NLSY97: Percent of weeks individuals were employed, unemployed, or not in the labor force from age 18 through age 30 in 1998-2015 by age, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity HTML | XLSX

    OTHER NLSY79 TABLES

    • Number of jobs held and number of new jobs started by individuals from ages 18 to 52 in 1978-2016 by age and sex XLSX
    • Distribution of number of jobs held by individuals from ages 18 to 52 in 1978-2016 by educational attainment, sex, race, Hispanic ethnicity, and age XLSX
    • Distribution of number of unemployment spells experienced by individuals from ages 18 to 52 in 1978-2016 by age, sex, race, and Hispanic ethnicity XLSX
    • Distribution of number of unemployment spells experienced by individuals from ages 18 to 52 in 1978-2016 by educational attainment, sex, race, and Hispanic ethnicity XLSX
    • Average annual percent growth in inflation-adjusted hourly earnings from 1978-2016 by educational attainment, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and age HTML | XLSX

    OTHER NLSY97 TABLES

    • Average number of jobs held and average number of new jobs started by individuals from age 18 through age 30 in 1998-2015 by age and sex XLSX
    • Distribution of number of jobs held by individuals from age 18 through age 30 in 1998-2015 by educational attainment, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity XLSX
    • Highest grade completed by individuals at ages 25 and 31 in 2005-2015 by sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity HTML | XLSX
    • Partner status at age 25 and age 31 by educational attainment, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity HTML | XLSX
    • Percent of weeks individuals were employed, unemployed, or not in the labor force from age 18 through age 30 in 1998-2015 by partner status, educational attainment, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity HTML| XLSX