Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: AH-519-002-1-1-Dominican Republic-DPLS-1981

Subject Area: Individual

Bibliographic Citation: Census of the Dominican Republic, 1981.  [machine-readable data file] / Dominican Republic  [principal investigator(s)] / Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin. Data and Program Library Service  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 9/19/1994

Number of Files Received: 3

Comments: NOTE that access to these data is highly restricted. Any use must be approved by LG. There are two data files associated with this study: the original source data file as modified by Center for Demography staff (domrepublic81.mods), and the standardized version of the data as produced by CDE staff (domrepublic81.std). The standardized file has an associated codebook file (domrepublic81_stdcodebook.doc). The original source data file is not documented. There is no meta-data information available for the files. Use with caution. Also not that the actual YEAR of the census may not be 1981; however, the decade is correct.

Access Status: Restricted access

Date Ordered: 9/19/1994

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy plus machine-readable documentation.

Abstract: Data include type of housing, occupation status, predominant materials of the external walls, predominant materials of roof, predominant materials of floor, fuel used for cooking, electricity, water system, source of water, sanitary facilities, number of rooms, year housing unit was constructed, how waste is eliminated, tenancy, refrigerator, stove, iron, blenders, washing machine, heater, television, fan, air conditioner, radio, stereo, vehicle, total number of persons in the household, income, relationship to head of household, sex, age, place of birth, handicaps, education, marital status, and children. The data also includes whether or not persons in this housing unit have a common food budget, planted land or harvested crops, and owned livestock.

Media/File Reports:

7380 (CD-Rom)
7381 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)