# eh.net 19th century labor survey page Page on Which the Survey Results Begin U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 id Case Number U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 table Table Number U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 sub_id Case Number Assigned by the Kansas Bureau U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 res Residence U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 age Age U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 sex Sex U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 pob Where Born? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 fpob Nativity of Father U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 mpob Nativity of Mother U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 trade Have You a Trade or Profession? If so, What is It? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 occ Present Employment U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 sameocc Present Employment is Same as Trade or Profession U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 yrsemp Length of Time Employed at Present Occupation U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 nocc In How Many Different Situations or Terms of Employment U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 hours Average Number of Hours Worked Per Day during 1897 U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 payover What Rate of Pay, if any, for Over-time? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 ifchgsat Are your Working Hours Reduced or Increased on Saturday? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 chghrs If Working Hours Different on Saturday, How Much? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 chgopp Has Opportunity for Employment Increased or Decreased U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 lawhrs In favor of an Eight-Hour Work-Day Established by Law? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 wagehr Rate of Wages Received Per Hour U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 wageton Rate of Wages Received Per Ton U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 wageday Rate of Wages Received Per Day U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 wagewk Rate of Wages Received Per Week U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 wagemo Rate of Wages Received Per Month U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 wagemile Rate of Wages Received Per Mile U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 ifchgwg Compared with 1896, has your Wages Increased or U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 chgwage If Wages have Changed, by What Per Cent? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 wage Total Wages Received for your Labor during 1897 U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 omalemp Number of other Males in Family Working for Wages U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 ofememp Number of other Females in Family Working for Wages U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 ototemp Total Number of others in Family Working for Wages U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 omalinc Total Earnings of other Males in Family for 1897 U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 ofeminc Total Earnings of other Females in Family for 1897 U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 ototinc Total Earnings of others in Family for 1897 U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 othinc Income from other Sources during 1897 (garden, rent, U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 totear Grand Total Income from all Sources for 1897 U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 period At What Intervals are your Wages Paid? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 prefper What is your Preference for your Wage Payment? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 paycash Are Wages Paid in Cash? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 paystore Are Wages Paid in Orders on Store or Scrip? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 pctstore Percent Paid in Store Orders or Scrip U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 colinc Percent of Increased Cost of Merchandise when Paid in U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 colfood Cost of Living -- Food U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 colfuel Cost of Living -- Fuel U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 colclot Cost of Living -- Clothing U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 colsick Cost of Living -- Sickness U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 colsund Cost of Living -- Sundries U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 colyr Total Cost of Living U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 colchg Has Cost of Living Increased or Decreased Compared with U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 chgcol Percent Change in Cost of Living Compared with 1896 U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 mschkids How Many Male Kids are of School Age? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 fschkids How many Female Kids are of School Age? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 tschkids How Many Kids in Total are of School Age? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 malesch How Many Male Kids are Attending School? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 femsch How Many Female Kids are Attending School? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 sch How Many Kids in Total are Attending School? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 union To What Labor Organization do You Belong? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 insur What Kind of Insurance Carried? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 danger Is your Employment Dangerous? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 unhealth Is your Employment Unhealthful? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 sepwc Separate Water-closets for the Sexes U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 wtrsourc Source of Water for Family Use U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 wtrplent Is Water-supply for Family Use Plentiful? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 wtrwhole Is Water-supply for family Use Wholesome? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 diswtr Distance of Water-supply from nearest Contamination U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 ifinvest Are You Making any Investments, by Installment or U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 invest Amount of your Investment Per Annum U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 ownhm Do You Own a Home? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 ifincumb If so, is It Free from Incumbrance? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 incumb If Incumbered, in What Amount? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 rent If You Live in a Rented Home, How Much Rent do You Pay U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 resimm Do You Favor Restriction or Suppression of Foreign U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 wksun Are You Required to Work on Sunday? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 restsun Do You Favor a Compulsory Sunday-rest Law? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 adopt Would Adoption of Sunday-rest Law be Practical? U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 endorse Do You Consider the Work of this Bureau in its Collection U 1 - 1204 n = 1204 comment Comment on Type of the Respondents U 1 - 1204 n = 1204