SLID Electronic Data Dictionary
Survey of Labour and Income Dynamics (SLID) electronic data dictionary
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Please note that the SLID data dictionary has been updated to reflect revisions to SLID data. Cross-sectional weights from 2006 to 2011 were revised to take into account population counts from the 2011 Census. In addition, geography variables for 2011 are now based on the 2011 Census boundaries.
This electronic product provides information on all Survey of Labour and Income Dynamics (SLID) variables, descriptions and response categories, and range of values. Starting with content themes, information is accessed in a hierarchical fashion, quickly guiding data users to variables of interest.