IPUMS Data Training Exercises
We have developed materials to help you learn to use IPUMS data. These exercises can be used for self-training or for classroom use.
By opening this link users are connected to a self-paced online learning module. This program guides users through interactive activities to answer sample research questions via our online tabulator and/or data extract system. Participants check their answers online in real time.
These links open pdf documents containing exercises that leadusers through online data analysis via our tabulator. Exercises also include instructions for using our online documentation.
These links open pdf documents that teach users how read and analyze data using a spreadsheet.
EXERCISES REQUIRING A STATISTICAL PACKAGE
These links open text documents that guide users through creating and downloading a customized data file; entering SAS, SPSS, or Stata commands; and solving problems by interpreting cross-tabulations of the harmonized data.