Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: JC-004-013-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1986

Subject Area: Statistics on Government Operations

Bibliographic Citation: Annual survey of governments, 1986: employment statistics.  [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: 8977

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy.

Abstract: State and local government employment data are provided in this file. Data are supplied by type of government and by function and include full- and part-time employment, full-time equivalency, and payroll statistics. Governmental functions include education (elementary, secondary, and higher education), police and fire protection, financial and central administration, judicial and legal, utilities, public welfare, parks and recreation, health care, transit, and natural resources.

SOURCE: self-enumerated forms mailed to governmental units

UNIVERSE: State and local governments in the United States, including counties, municipalities, townships, school districts, and special districts.

SAMPLE: The universe is represented by a sample, drawn from the 1982 Census of Governments, of approximately 22,000 local governments plus the governments of the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

NOTE: There are six ''record types'' in this file, each corresponding to a type of governmental unit. All six record types have the same technical characteristics. Records for local governments in metropolitan areas carry (FIPS) SMSA codes.

EXTENT OF COLLECTION: 1 data file.

DATA TYPE: survey data

DATA FORMAT: LRECL

TIME PERIOD: October 1986

DATE OF COLLECTION: October 1986

RELATED PUBLICATIONS:

PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT IN 1986. GE86 No.1. Washington DC: United States Government Printing Office. CITY EMPLOYMENT IN 1986. GE86 No.2. Washington DC: United States Government Printing Office. COUNTY GOVERNMENT EMPLOYMENT IN 1986. GE86 No.4 Washington DC: United States Government Printing Office.

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