RDA CENSUS OCCUPATION VARIABLES
      1986 1988 1990 1992 1994 1996 1998 2000 2004
WHO EMPLOYMENT STATUS CENSUS                  
R Working now 1970 R_occ2now                
R Working now 1980 R_occ1now R_occ1now R_occ1now R_occ1now R_occ1now R_occ1now      
R Working now 1990             R_occ1now R_occ1now R_occ2now
R Working now 2000                 R_occ1now
R Unemployed 1970 R_occ2past                
R Unemployed 1980 R_occ1past         R_occ1past      
R Unemployed 1990             R_occ1past R_occ1past  
R Unemployed, retired or disabled 1980   R_occ1past R_occ1past R_occ1past R_occ1past        
R Retired or disabled 1970 R_occ2past                
R Retired or disabled 1980 R_occ1past                
R Retired 1980           R_occ1past      
R Retired 1990             R_occ1past R_occ1past  
R Disabled 1980           R_occ1past      
R Disabled 1990             R_occ1past R_occ1past  
R Homemaker/student 1970 R_occ2past                
R Homemaker/student 1980 R_occ1past R_occ1past R_occ1past R_occ1past R_occ1past R_occ1past      
R Homemaker/student 1990             R_occ1past R_occ1past  
R Unem, retired, disabled, hmkr/stud 1990                 R_occ2past
R Unem, retired, disabled, hmkr/stud 2000                 R_occ1past
R STACKED 1970 R_occ2                
R STACKED 1980 R_occ1 R_occ1 R_occ1 R_occ1 R_occ1 R_occ1      
R STACKED 1990             R_occ1 R_occ1 R_occ2
R STACKED 2000                 R_occ1
Head Working now 1970 Head_occ2now                
Head Working now 1980 Head_occ1now                
Head Unemployed 1970 Head_occ2past                
Head Unemployed 1980 Head_occ1past                
Head Retired or disabled 1970 Head_occ2past                
Head Retired or disabled 1980 Head_occ1past                
Head Homemaker/student 1970 Head_occ2past                
Head Homemaker/student 1980 Head_occ1past                
Head STACKED 1970 Head_occ2                
Head STACKED 1980 Head_occ1                
Husband Working now 1980   Spouse_occ1now Spouse_occ1now            
Husband Unempl, retired or disabled 1980   Spouse_occ1past Spouse_occ1past            
Husband Student 1980     Spouse_occ1past            
Spouse Working now 1980       Spouse_occ1past Spouse_occ1past **      
Spouse Unempl, retired or disabled 1980       Spouse_occ1past Spouse_occ1past        
Spouse Homemaker/student 1980       Spouse_occ1past Spouse_occ1past        
Spouse Past: unem/ret/dis/hmkr/stud 1980           **      
Spouse STACKED 1980   Spouse_occ1 Spouse_occ1 Spouse_occ1 Spouse_occ1 Spouse_occ1      
                       
      **  spouse occupation, prestige 1996: only stacked variable was available, from which past occupation and past prestige
      could be derived (variables Spouse_occ1past, Spouse_prespast), but not current occupation (Spouse_occ1now) or current 
      prestige (Spouse_presnow)            
                       
              prestige 1986-1990:  yellow background indicates prestige score available although not mentioned in release codebook