R Dataset / Package wooldridge / fertil2


On this Picostat.com statistics page, you will find information about the fertil2 data set which pertains to fertil2. The fertil2 data set is found in the wooldridge R package. You can load the fertil2 data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("fertil2"). This will load the data into a variable called fertil2. If R says the fertil2 data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("wooldridge") and then attempt to reload the data. If you need to download R, you can go to the R project website. You can download a CSV (comma separated values) version of the fertil2 R data set. The size of this file is about 275,996 bytes.



Data loads lazily. Type data(fertil2) into the console.




A data.frame with 4361 rows and 27 variables:

  • mnthborn. month woman born

  • yearborn. year woman born

  • age. age in years

  • electric. =1 if has electricity

  • radio. =1 if has radio

  • tv. =1 if has tv

  • bicycle. =1 if has bicycle

  • educ. years of education

  • ceb. children ever born

  • agefbrth. age at first birth

  • children. number of living children

  • knowmeth. =1 if know about birth control

  • usemeth. =1 if ever use birth control

  • monthfm. month of first marriage

  • yearfm. year of first marriage

  • agefm. age at first marriage

  • idlnchld. 'ideal' number of children

  • heduc. husband's years of education

  • agesq. age^2

  • urban. =1 if live in urban area

  • urb_educ. urban*educ

  • spirit. =1 if religion == spirit

  • protest. =1 if religion == protestant

  • catholic. =1 if religion == catholic

  • frsthalf. =1 if mnthborn <= 6

  • educ0. =1 if educ == 0

  • evermarr. =1 if ever married





Dataset imported from https://www.r-project.org.

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Attachment Size
dataset-37568.csv 269.53 KB
Dataset License
GNU General Public License v2.0
Documentation License
GNU General Public License v2.0