Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: QP-004-002-1-2-United States-DPLS-1970

Subject Area: Family Planning and Fertility

Bibliographic Citation: National fertility survey, 1970.  [machine-readable data file] / Ryder, Norman B.  [principal investigator(s)] / Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin. Data and Program Library Service  [distributor].

Comments: Please visit the Integrated Fertility Survery Series ( at ICPSR to view other families and fertility studies in the United States.

Access Status: Unrestricted access.

Documentation: See DPLS staff for an one-volume hard copy codebook. 12/07 Hard copy codebook was scanned and saved as a PDF document.

Abstract: The data file contains attitudinal and factual data regarding fertility, childbearing, and marriage. Attitudinal data include abortion, sex preselection, sex roles, sterilization, world population, and childbearing. Factual data include number of births (wanted, unwanted, additional intended), methods of contraception, education, employment and income, family background, family planning clinic usage, marriage history, number of pregnancies, miscarriages, stillbirths and abortions, race, religion, residency history, and sterility.

Media/File Reports:

7002 (CD-ROM)
7124 (CD-ROM)
7125 (CD-ROM)
7373 (CD-Rom)
7374 (CD-Rom)
7400 (CD-Rom)
7401 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)