Survey Items by Topic
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Presented here are virtually all the questions that have ever been asked in the course of the 23 years of the annual Houston Area Survey (HAS). Listed in parentheses next to each item are the year(s) of the survey when the question was included, always with identical wording and similar location in the questionnaire.

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Age, Ethnicity, Domestic Migration
Personal attributes
Language skills
Migration to Houston

The Immigrant Experience
National origins
Ethnic practices and identities

Measures of Socioeconomic Status
Direct SES indicators
Work experience
SES correlates
Evaluations of local conditions