The First Malaysian Family Life Survey

Codebook for the Individual-Level Dataset

by Terry Fain


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This Note contains a codebook for one of the second-generation datasets derived from the Malaysian Family Life Survey. This dataset, known as the individual-level file, contains one fixed-length record for each member of every survey household. Section I describes the Malaysian Family Life Survey, the survey instruments, the history and development of the individual-level dataset, and some points of special interest to users of the dataset. Sections II, III, and IV contain the individual-level codebooks for Rounds 1, 2, and 3.

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