Argentina's Permanent Household Survey Data and Manipulation Utilities

Tools to download and manipulate the Permanent Household Survey from Argentina (EPH is the Spanish acronym for Permanent Household Survey). e.g: get_microdata() for downloading the datasets, get_poverty_lines() for downloading the official poverty baskets, calculate_poverty() for the calculation of stating if a household is in poverty or not, following the official methodology. organize_panels() is used to concatenate observations from different periods, and organize_labels() adds the official labels to the data. The implemented methods are based on INDEC (2016) <>. As this package works with the argentinian Permanent Household Survey and its main audience is from this country, the documentation was written in Spanish.


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0.4.0 by Diego Kozlowski, 3 months ago

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Authors: Diego Kozlowski [aut, cre] , Pablo Tiscornia [aut] , Guido Weksler [aut] , Natsumi Shokida [aut] , German Rosati [aut]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

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Imports dplyr, expss, assertthat, purrr, tibble, stringr, magrittr, glue, readxl, janitor, questionr, tidyr, readr, utils, curl, attempt, zoo, tidyverse, leaflet, htmltools, rlang, rvest, xml2, stats

Suggests testthat, lubridate, covr, knitr, rmarkdown, ggplot2

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