Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: QG-018-001-2-1-United States-ICPSR-1968

Subject Area: Medical and Health

Bibliographic Citation: Mortality detail files, 1968-1991.  [machine-readable data file] / U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 7632

Date Accessioned: 2/3/1999

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: This study replaces QG-018-001-1-1, QG-018-002 and QG-018-003. Data are ftpable from ICPSR. 9/17/2007 A copy of these files are available on Lunix at: /cdelibrary/dali/c7/mortality. 2/2009: Codebooks can be found under CDE acquisition number 1424.00-1425.00, 1391.00, 1393.00, and 1394.00.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison

Date Ordered: 12/1/1998

Documentation: 10 volumes hard copy codebooks and machine-readable codebook files. Vol. I: 1968-1978, Vol. II: 1979-1980, Vol. III: 1981-1982, Vol. IV: 1983-1984, Vol. V: 1985, Vol. VI: 1986-1987, Vol. VII: 1988, Vol. VIII: 1989, Vol, IX: 1990, Vol. X: 1991. Vol. I, Vol. II and Vol. III all have a duplicate copy.

Abstract: This data collection describes every death or fetal death registered per year in the United States from 1968-1991. Information includes the month and day of death for deaths prior to 1989 and the month of death for deaths in 1989 and after, the sex of the deceased, the age of the deceased at the time of death, the deceased's place of residence, place of death, and whether an autopsy was performed. Causes of death are coded using the eighth and ninth revisions of THE INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF DISEASES.

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