Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: JC-003-003-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1972

Subject Area: Statistics on Government Operations

Bibliographic Citation: Census of governments, 1972: government and finance files.  [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: 0069

Comments: DPLS only has File A: Individual Governments.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Hard copy codebook.

Abstract: File A provides data for the approximately 78,270 State and local governmental units (excluding dependent school districts) identified for the 1972 Census of Governments. Data include numbers of full-time and part-time employees, classified by governmental function; October 1972 payrolls similarly classified; retirement and insurance coverage extended to full-time employees and data relating to membership of employees in employee organizations and governmental labor policy practices.

Media/File Reports:

ICPSR Direct