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CPS Supplement Chart (By month)

Month Topics Years available 
January Displaced workers
(also see February)  
1984-1992, 2002-2012
(even years)
  Housing tenure/children
(also see July)  
1972, 1974-77 
  Job finding   1973
  Job tenure and occupational mobility 
(also see February)
1973, 1978, 1981, 1983, 1987, 1991, 2002-2010
(even years)
  Job training   1983, 1984, 1991 
  Tobacco use
(also see February, May, June, Sept and Nov; also see January and Aug (Smoking))
1993, 1996, 1999, 2000, 2007, 2011
  Unbanked/underbanked 2009
February  Cell phone 2004
  Contingent work   1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2005
  Displaced workers
(also see Jan)  
1994, 1996, 1998, 2000
  Job tenure and occupational mobility 
(also see January)
1996, 1998, 2000
  Tobacco use
(also see Jan, May, June, Nov, Sept and Nov; also see January and Aug (Smoking))
2002, 2003
  Unemployment compensation
(also see May, June, Aug, and Nov)
1990, 1993 
March After-tax money income   1981-86, 1992-95 
  CPS/Social Security summary earnings exact match   1978
  Demographic data
(Annual Demographic File [ASEC])  
1968-2013
  Telephone availability
(also see July and Nov)  
1984-2001
  Value of noncash benefits   1980, 1982-86, 1992-95 
April  Child support and alimony
(March/April match)  
1979, 1982-2008, 2010
(even years)
  Employee benefits
(also see May; also see Sept (Health and pension benefits))  
1993
  Food security (sufficiency) 
(also see Aug, Sept and Dec)
1995-2001
(odd years)
  Food stamp participation
(also see Aug and Dec)  
1975-77 
  Immigration
(also see August, June and Nov)  
1983
 

Immigration
(also see April/March/June match)  

1983
  Swine flu immunization   not released
  Veterans
(also see Aug, Sept, Nov)
1985
  Volunteer work   1974
May Adult education   1978, 1981, 1984 
  Disability 2012
  Employee benefits
(also see April; also see Sept (Health and pension benefits))
1988
  Job search of the employed   1977
  Job search of the unemployed   1976
  Multiple job holding and premium pay   1969-81, 1985, 1989, 1991 
  Pension/retirement coverage
(May/March/June match) 
1979, 1983, 1988 
  Post-secondary school enrollment
(also see Oct)
1974
  Private household workers
(also see November)
1971
  Public participation in the arts
(also see August)
2008
  Race and ethnicity
(also see July)
1995
  Shift work/flexitime   1980, 1981, 1985, 1989, 1991 
  Tobacco use
(also see Jan, February, June, Sept and Nov; also see January and Aug (Smoking))
1993, 1996, 1999, 2000, 2006, 2010
  Unemployment compensation
(also see February, June, Aug, and Nov) 
1989, 2005
  Volunteer workers 1989
  Work schedule/home-based work 1991, 1997, 2001, 2004
June  Child care
(also see Dec)  
1977, 1982 
  Emigration
(also see July)  
not released
  Fertility and birth expectations   1973-77, 1979-88, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1995, 1998-2010, 2012
(even years), 2009+D95
  Fertility and birth expectations
(June/March match)  
1983
  Immigration
(also see April, August and Nov)  
1986, 1988, 1991 
  Lead paint hazard awareness
(also see Dec)
1997
  Marital history   1985, 1990, 1995 
  Marriage and birth history   1975, 1980, 1985, 1990
  Tobacco use
(also see Jan, February, May, Sept and Nov; also see January and Aug (Smoking))
2001, 2003
  Unbanked/Underbanked 2011
  Unemployment compensation
(also see February, May, Aug, and Nov)
1993
July  Computer and internet use 2011
  Educational attainment
(also see Dec (GED recipiency))
1995
  Emigration
(also see June)  
not released
  Housing tenure/children
(also see Jan)  
1977, 1978 
  Public participation in the arts 2012
  Race and ethnicity
(also see May)
2000
  Survey of languages   1975
  Telephone availability
(also see March ADF and Nov)  
1984-2001
  Veterans 2010
August Computer/internet use
(also see Sept, Oct, Nov)  
2000
  Food security (sufficiency) 
(also see April, Sept and Dec)
1998
  Food stamp participation
(also see April and Dec)  
1977
  Immigration/emigration (also see April, June and Nov) 2008
  Public participation in the arts
(also see May)
2002
  Retiree health insurance
(also see Sept)  
1988
  School lunch program participants   1977
  Smoking
(also see Sept; also see Jan, February, May, June, Sept and Nov (Tobacco use))
1967-68 
  Tobacco use
(also see Jan, February, May, June, Sept and Nov; also see January and Aug (Smoking))
2006, 2010
  Unemployment compensation
(see February, May, June, and Nov)
1989, 1993 
  Veterans
(see also April, Sept and Nov)  
1995, 1997, 2001-2013
(odd years)
September Computer and internet use
(also see Aug, Oct, Nov)  
2001
  Food security (sufficiency) 
(also see April, Aug and Dec)
1996, 2000
  Health and pension benefits
(also see Aug)
1994
  Immunization
(also see Apr (Swine flu immunization))
1969, 1977-85 
  Smoking
(also see Aug; see also Jan, February, May, June, Sept and Nov (Tobacco use)) 
1985, 1989, 1990 
  Tobacco use
(also see Jan, February, May, June and Nov; also see January and Aug (Smoking))  
1992, 1995, 1998
  Veterans
(also see April, Aug and Nov)  
1989, 1991, 1993, 1999 
  Volunteer/s 2002-2013
October Computer and internet use
(also see Aug, Sept, Nov)  
1994, 1997, 2003
  Language proficiency and disability 2004
  Library use 2002
  Post-secondary school enrollment
(also see May)  
1973
  Recent college graduates   not released
  School enrollment   1968-2008, 2011, 2013
  School enrollment and internet use 2007, 2009, 2010, 2012
 
November Civic engagement 2008-2011
  Computer use
(also see Aug, Sept, Oct)  
1994
  Ethnic background and literacy   1969, 1979, 1989 
  Immigration/emigration/language
(see also April and June)
1989
  Multiple job holding   not released
  Private household workers  B6 1974
  Telephone availability
(also see March ADF and July)  
1983-2001 
  Tobacco use
(also see Jan, February, May, June, and Sept; also see January and Aug (Smoking)) 
2001, 2003
  Veterans
(also see April, Aug and Sept)  
1987
  Voting and registration 1972-2010, 2012
(even years) 
  Unemployment compensation
(also see February, May, June, and Aug)
1989, 1993 
December Child care
(also see June)  
1984
  Computer and internet use 1998
  Farm wage workers   1975-87
(odd years) 
  Food security (sufficiency) 
(also see April, Aug and Sept)
2001-2013
  Food stamp participation
(also see April and Aug)  
1975
  GED recipiency   not released
  Lead paint
(also see June)
1994
  Receipt of pension benefits   1989
     
Sources: Census and You, September 1996 (pp. 8-9)  
  CPS Technical Paper 63RV, Design and Methodology, March 2002 (p. 94)  
  Census Bureau web site