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Survey of Household Spending Input Code

Below is a set of Stata input files for the
Survey of Household Spending, produced by Statistics Canada. These may be downloaded and used by anyone. For each year, there is a dictionary file (.dct) and a control file (.do). These files are for the 2006 revisions of the SHS for all years. For codebooks, full documentation, and SAS and SPSS code, check the UBC data library here, or the University of Toronto Data Library here.

Year Dictionary Control
Master xxx input-shs.do
1997 dict1997.dct shs1997in.do
1998 dict1998.dct shs1998in.do
1999 dict1999.dct shs1999in.do
2000 dict2000.dct shs2000in.do
2001 dict2001.dct shs2001in.do
2002 dict2002.dct shs2002in.do
2003 dict2003.dct shs2003in.do
2004 dict2004.dct shs2004in.do
2005 dict2005.dct shs2005in.do
2006 dict2006.dct shs2006in.do
2007 dict2007.dct shs2007in.do
2008 dict2008.dct shs2008in.do
2009 dict2009.dct shs2009in.do


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