Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: KD-007-001-1-1-United States-USCEN-1997

Subject Area: Merged Electoral and Ecological Data

Bibliographic Citation: State and metropolitan area data book, 1997-1998.  [machine-readable data file] / U.S. Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census  [principal investigator(s)] / Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: SMADB97_98

Date Accessioned: 11/3/1999

Number of Files Received: 1

Comments: Data are in spreadsheet format and Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF). Adobe Acrobat Reader is needed for viewing and searching the tables. Some tables has links to Internet source and the spreadsheets. Users can copy the spreadsheet files directly from this CD-ROM. To view the data, change to the CD-ROM drive at the DOS prompt and type LAUNCH. Then select launch reader button. The data will be displayed by the Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison Campus

Date Ordered: 10/15/1999

Documentation: Machine-readable and 1 volume printed user's guide stored in the CD-ROM caddy.

Abstract: The state and metropolitan area data book (SMADB) is a convenient summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the states and metropolitan areas (MAs) of the United States. It features most recent estimates and 1990 census population for all areas covered --United States, regions, divisions, and states. The report also features census race, Hispanic origin, household, and housing counts. Also, the tables summarize data from the economic censuses and continuing demographic and economic surveys. The report also includes data from other governmental and private agencies. Tables cover many subjects: age, race, Hispanic origin, births and deaths, health, education, crime, housing, labor force and average annual pay, income and poverty, energy, business and industry, banking, and government. There are 70 tables and 47 related ranking tables on this CD-ROM. Files are in Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) and spreadsheet format.

Media/File Reports:

7239 (CD-ROM)
7240 (CD-ROM)