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