Catalog of Holdings

Media/File Report

Atlas of United States mortality, 1988-1992.

AJ-002-001-1-1-United States-NCHS-1988

Media Number: 7052

Media Type: CD-ROM

Media Format: High Sierra/ISO 9660 compatible

Internal Label: atlas

Date Purchased: 5/1/1998

Date Written: 6/23/1997

Comments: Adobe Acrobat reader is required to read the maps. A statistical and tabulation program (SETS) is included.

Position Filename Logical
Record
Length
Block Size Cards per
Observation
Number of
Records
Size File
Description
1 Lotus 0 0 1 0 0 Lotus 123 files
  Comments: This directory has 20 mortality data files in Lotus 123 format. They are aggregated by death causes.
2 NCHS 0 0 1 0 0 SETS files
  Comments: This directory contains SETS program files and two raw ASCII files, DTHSET.DAT (mortality data file) and POPSET.DAT (population data file). The record layout for these two files are DEATHLAY.DOC and POPLAYOUT.DOC.
3 dBASE . 0 dBase files
  Comments: This directory has 20 mortality data files in dBase format. They are aggregated by death causes.
4 PDF 0 0 1 0 0 PDF files
  Comments: The atlas files can be viewed using Adobe Acrobat reader.