Wage Rates

Wage rates for U.S. workers that have not changed jobs within the year.

Usage

var wages = require( '@stdlib/datasets/frb-sf-wage-rigidity' );

wages()

Returns wage rates for U.S. workers that have not changed jobs within the year.

var data = wages();
// returns [{...},{...},...]

Each array element has the following fields:

  • date: collection date (month/day/year; e.g., 01/01/1980).
  • all_workers: wage rates for hourly and non-hourly workers.
  • hourly_workers: wage rates for hourly workers.
  • non_hourly_workers: wage rates for non-hourly workers.
  • less_than_high_school: wage rates for workers with less than a high school education.
  • high_school: wage rates for workers with a high school education.
  • some_college: wage rates for workers with some college education.
  • college: wage rates for workers with a college education.
  • construction: wage rates for workers in the construction industry.
  • finance: wage rates for workers in the finance industry.
  • manufacturing: wage rates for workers in the manufacturing industry.

Examples

var Chart = require( '@stdlib/plot/sparklines/unicode/tristate' );
var wages = require( '@stdlib/datasets/frb-sf-wage-rigidity' );

var chart;
var opts;
var data;
var v1;
var v2;
var d;
var i;

data = wages();
d = new Array( data.length );
v1 = data[ 0 ].all_workers;
for ( i = 1; i < data.length; i++ ) {
    v2 = data[ i ].all_workers;
    if ( v2 === null ) {
        d[ i ] = NaN;
    } else if ( v2 < v1 ) {
        d[ i ] = -1;
    } else if ( v2 > v1 ) {
        d[ i ] = 1;
    } else {
        d[ i ] = 0;
    }
    v1 = v2;
}

opts = {
    'data': d
};
chart = new Chart( opts );

console.log( chart.render() );

CLI

Usage

Usage: frb-sf-wage-rigidity [options]

Options:

  -h,    --help                Print this message.
  -V,    --version             Print the package version.
         --format fmt          Output format: 'csv' or 'ndjson'.

Notes

  • The CLI supports two output formats: comma-separated values (CSV) and newline-delimited JSON (NDJSON). The default output format is CSV.

Examples

$ frb-sf-wage-rigidity
date,all_workers,hourly_workers,non_hourly_workers,less_than_high_school,high_school,some_college,college,construction,finance,manufacturing
01/01/1980,,,,,,,,,,
02/01/1980,,,,,,,,,,
03/01/1980,,,,,,,,,,
...

License

The data files (databases) are licensed under an Open Data Commons Attribution 1.0 License and their contents are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Public License. The original dataset is attributed to the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. The software is licensed under Apache License, Version 2.0.