Citation of ATUS-X

Publications and research reports based on the ATUS Extract Builder database must cite it appropriately. The citation should include the following:

Citation: Sandra L. Hofferth, Sarah M. Flood, and Matthew Sobek. American Time Use Survey Data Extract Builder: Version 2.5 [dataset]. College Park, MD: University of Maryland and Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota, 2015.

If possible, citations should also include the URL for the ATUS-X site:

In addition, we request that users supply us with the title and full citation of any publications, research reports, or educational materials making use of the data or documentation.

Copies of such materials are also gratefully received at

Previous contributions to the project came from Katharine G. Abraham, Betsy Thorn, Jing Zhu, Christine Gille, Daniel Harwell, Jeta Rudi, and Xiaoyun Shen.