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Title: Work Trends Poll: 2015 Part-Time Employees Survey [USRUTG2015-WORKTRENDS0406]
Survey Sponsor: John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University
Survey Firm: GfK Knowledge Networks
Study Date: March 25-April 6, 2015
Sample: National adult including an oversample of the employed and unemployed and looking for work
Sample Size: 944
Survey Notes: The sample variable (XEMPLOY) is located in Column 76, where 1=General Population Sample, 2=Voluntary Oversample.
Variables: 186
Abstract: Employment status (2); number of current jobs (1); hours worked per week (5); satisfaction with current job (1); reasons for working part time (12); before part time job (2); desire for full time job (3); finding full time job (2); last full time job (2); work from home (1); length of current employment (1); method of payment (2); amount of pay (3); staffing or temporary employment agency (3); qualifications for current job (2).
Weight: Columns 56-61 (xx.xxxx) – Varname: WEIGHT2; Columns 62-67 (xx.xxxx) – Varname: WEIGHT3; Columns 68-73 (xx.xxxx) – Varname: WEIGHT4.
The study dataset(s) contain weight factors that should be employed in any data analysis. Typically weights are used in an attempt to assure that the survey sample more accurately represents the population.

John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University. Work Trends Poll: 2015 Part-Time Employees Survey, Mar, 2015 [dataset]. USRUTG2015-WORKTRENDS0406, Version 2. GfK Knowledge Networks [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Nov-18-2018.


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