TITLE

BLS area wage surveys will cover more areas

AUTHOR(S)
Scofea, Laura
PUB. DATE
June 1986
SOURCE
Monthly Labor Review;Jun86, Vol. 109 Issue 6, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a brief description of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' area wage survey program and the changes to be made in the probability sample of areas sampled. Program background; Change in metropolitan area definitions; Level of resources available for area wage surveys.
ACCESSION #
6001601

 

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