Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: AC-017-001-1-1-United States-USCEN-1990

Subject Area: County

Bibliographic Citation: Census of population and housing, 1990 [United States]: summary tape file 1C [CD-ROM version].  [machine-readable data file] / U.S. Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census  [principal investigator(s)] / Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 12/15/1994

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Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Machine-readable and 1 volume hard copy (partial printout).

Abstract: This collection provides 100-percent data for the United States and subareas. Geographic levels include the following: United States, regions, divisions, states, counties, places of 10,000 or more inhabitants, selected Minor Civil Divisions, Metropolitan Statistical Areas, Urban Areas, and American Indian and Alaskan Native areas. Population items include age, race, sex, marital status, Hispanic origin, household type and household relationship. Population items are crosstabulated by age, race, Hispanic origin, or sex. Housing items include occupancy/vacancy status, tenure, units in structure, contract rent, meals includes in rent, value, and number of rooms in housing unit. Housing data are crosstabulated by race or Hispanic origin of householder or by tenure. selected aggregates and medians are also provided. Data are presented in 37 population table and 63 housing tables.

Media/File Reports:

7047 (CD-ROM)