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Study Report

Study Number: AC-010-001-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1977

Subject Area: County

Bibliographic Citation: County-level estimates of the population aged 60 years and over by age, sex, and race, 1977-1980.  [machine-readable data file] / Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 7955

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Hard copy codebook and machine readable dictionary plus machine readable codebook.

Abstract: Preparation of this dataset was funded by grant #90-A-1279 from the Administration on Aging. Estimates of the population of the aged were received from the Census Bureau in printed form and were made machine readable by the staff of ICPSR. Other variables contained in this dataset were merged from existing machine-readable census files. The data concerning racial composition of counties were taken from the CENSUS OF POPULATION AND HOUSING, 1980 [UNITED STATES]: P.L. 94-171 POPULATION COUNTS. The figures concerning per capita income were taken from the Bureau of the Census, GENERAL REVENUE SHARING, 1978 POPULATION ESTIMATES.

SUBJECT TERMS: age. county-level. demographic characteristics. population. race. sex. United States.

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