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Wisconsin Children, Incomes, and Program Participation Survey (CHIPPS)

The Wisconsin Children, Incomes, and Program Participation Survey (CHIPPS) of 1985 has six appendices (A-F) plus a user guide. Of these seven documents, only three are currently available in electronic format: the User Guide, Appendix E (list of variables), and Appendix F (variable value labels and frequency distribution).

The zipped archive below contains Word, WordPerfect and ASCII versions of the User Guide and Appendix E, and an ASCII version of Appendix F.

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Please note: the following documentation is only available in paper-format at this time. Please e-mail DISC at disc@mailplus.wisc.edu to order photocopies, which can be sent via postal-mail at cost.

  • Appendix A: Questionnaire and Codebook
  • Appendix B: Open-ended Categories
  • Appendix C: Question Flow Chart
  • Appendix D: Question Wording of the Response Category Experiment