HRSWORKT_CPS8 is a four-digit numeric variable reported in hours.
9999 = NIU (Not in Universe)
HRSWORKT_CPS8 reports the total number of hours the respondent actually worked last week at all jobs.
Information on actual hours worked last week was also collected for the respondent's main job (see HRSWORK1_CPS8) and second job(s) (see HRSWORK2_CPS8). HRSWORKT_CPS8 is the sum of HRSWORK1_CPS8 and HRSWORK2_CPS8.
HRSWORKT_CPS8 was drawn from the final CPS interview, conducted 2-5 months before the ATUS interview. Information on actual hours worked was not updated at the time of the ATUS interview.
- Employed CPS household members who were at work during the previous week.