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Has government-issued professional certification or licesnse

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STATECERT indicates whether a respondent's professional, state, or industry license was issued by the federal, state or local government.


In 2015, this question was asked to respondents 16 and over in every interview (MISH 1-8). Beginning in 2016, these questions are asked only in the first and fifth interview (MISH 1 and 5).
This variable is comparable across available samples.


  • Respondents age 16+ who have a professional certification or license.


Years Jan Feb ASEC Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2015 – 2023 X X - X X X X X X X X X X
2024 X X - X X X - - - - - - -



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