TANF "Leavers", Applicants, and Caseload Studies: Data Files: Georgia Public Use Data Files

File Name Size File Type File Contents Description
GA CD CONTENTS.doc* 35KB Microsoft Word Table of Contents for the CD ROM for the Georgia Public Use Data Files Provides the file name, file type, contents, and a brief description of each file on the CD ROM.
GA Notes to Researchers* 36KB Microsoft Word Notes for Researchers Using the Georgia Welfare Leavers Study Public Use Data Sets ORC Macro compiled this document to facilitate the use of the public use data files by interested researchers. It lists any known problems with the files, and attempts to clarify points of confusion based on an initial review of the data files and supporting documentation. Other problems or difficulties may also exist; the list is not necessarily exhaustive or comprehensive.
Appendix A.rtf* 11KB Rich Text Format Table Appendix A: Administrative Data Descriptive Information Table for TANF Closed Case File
Appendix B.rtf* 10KB Rich Text Format Table Appendix B: Administrative Data Descriptive Information Table for TANF Federal Report File
Appendix C.rtf* 9KB Rich Text Format Table Appendix C :Administrative Data File Guide for TANF Closed Case File
Appendix D.rtf* 9KB Rich Text Format Table Appendix D: Administrative Data File Guide for TANF Federal Report File
Appendix E.rtf* 55KB Rich Text Format   Appendix E: Data Dictionary: Administrative Data File {Closed Case File}
Appendix F.rtf* 82KB Rich Text Format   Appendix F: Data Dictionary: Administrative Data File {Federal Report File}
AppendixA.rtf* 37KB Rich Text Format Survey Summary Table for Georgia Welfare Leavers Survey Appendix A This is a table that provides the following information about the Georgia Welfare Leavers Survey: general description, study population description, sampling design, number of completed interviews, response rate, approach, fielding period, questionnaire length, and known data limitations.
AppendixB.rtf* 20KB Rich Text Format Survey Data File Guide for Georgia Welfare Leavers Survey Appendix B This file provides a table with the following information about the survey data file: file name, file type, number of observations, record length, record format, record identification key, unit of analysis, relating files, and file description.
closed.sas 4KB SAS SAS input statement for the closedcases.asc data file. This input statement allows researchers to easily create a SAS dataset.
documentation text.rtf* 32KB Rich Text Format Documentation for the Georgia Welfare Leavers Study's administrative data sets. This document contains the following information: a project overview, summary report of the data, description of the study population, technical and programming information, the administrative data file guides, administrative data file information. The data dictionaries for the administrative data files are found in Appendices E and F, and the survey documentation is in a separate document..
cover.rtf 5KB Rich Text Format Georgia State University Impact of Welfare Reform on Women Leaving TANF This is the cover page for the survey data documentation.
federal.sas 5KB SAS File SAS input statement for the federal report.asc data file. This input statement allows researchers to easily create a SAS dataset.
interviews.sas 40KB SAS File SAS input statement for the interview.asc data file. This input statement allows researchers to easily create a SAS dataset.
survey documentation.rft* 161KB Rich Text Format Documentation for the Georgia Welfare Leavers Study's surveye data set. This file contains the following information: project overview, survey design and administration, study population description, survey sample approach, survey response rate calculation, survey data file guide, survey data file information, and a data dictionary (survey questionnaire).

ORC Macro, TA contractor for Welfare Outcomes Data Files, Sept. 2001, compiled this table of contents.

* These items are included in the folder, "GA_Researcher_Requests_Admin".

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