Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: AG-017-001-1-0-USA-ICPSR-1974

Subject Area: Household

Bibliographic Citation: Annual housing survey, 1978: national core and supplement file.  [machine-readable data file] / U.S. Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 8194

Date Accessioned: 8/12/1999

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: Data are ftpable from ICPSR by DPLS staff.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison Campus

Date Ordered: 8/3/1999

Documentation: One volume hard copy codebook.

Abstract: This data collection was produced by sampling 78,000 housing units selected from the 1970 Census of Population and Housing and adding new addresses collected from building permits. This file includes statistics on the housing inventory including year the structure was built, type of living quarters, occupancy status, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, real estate and property taxes, and value of the property. Information regarding energy-related matters such as type of insulation and fuels is also included. Travel-to-work information is also presented for the head of the household: mode of transportation, and travel time and distance are given. Demographic characteristics are provided for each household member. The file has 77,944 records, each with a logical record length of 846 characters.;

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