The users of the scientific use files (SUF) are welcomed to post any questions and observations they have on the EU-SILC datasets/ variables.
1. How to use the data?
(For example: What is the relationship between the R and P files? How these files can be linked?)
2. How are the data coded?
(For example: What does a particular variable value mean?)
3. Why are the data is anonymised and what are the contents of the anonymised files?
(For example: Does the EU-SILC scientific use files contain data on NUTS3 level?)
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