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Explore IPUMS Household-Person Microdata Collection Metadata

At this time, there is not API support for metadata for our household-person microdata collections. While we hope to provide support in the future, it is possible to use the IPUMS website to gather all of the necessary information to make a request to the IPUMS API. This includes information such as sample IDs and variable mnemonics.

In particular, we’d like to draw your attention to: