Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: CB-509-001-1-1-International-ICPSR-1970

Subject Area: Economic Processes and Indicators

Bibliographic Citation: Yearbook of world energy statistics, master file, 1970-1979.  [machine-readable data file] / United Nations  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 7893

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Hard copy codebook.

Abstract: This collection contains information, for approximately 200 United Nations reporting countries, on the production of various energy commodities. The data were collected for the years 1970-1979 by the United Nations. In this file, each record refers to an individual reporting country and its quantity of production, trade, etc. of a particular commodity in a given year. The commodities reported include solid fuels (coal, peat, charcoal, etc.), liquid fuels (crude petroleum, natural gas, gasoline, kerosene, etc.), gases, and electricity. Information is also included on the kind of transaction (production, import, export, etc.), the population of the reporting country, the quantity of the commodity per transaction, and the date of the transaction. Related data are published in the Yearbook of World Energy Statistics, 1979. There are 114,963 records and a logical record length of 88.

SUBJECT TERMS: economic attitudes and behavior. energy use. exports and imports. industry. international affairs. international trade. manufacturing and commerce. productivity. resource depletion. trade. United Nations. United States.

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