Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: QP-003-002-1-2-United States-DPLS-1960

Subject Area: Family Planning and Fertility

Bibliographic Citation: Growth of American families, 1960.  [machine-readable data file] / Campbell, Arthur A.  [principal investigator(s)] / Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin. Data and Program Library Service  [distributor].

Comments: These data and their documentation available for viewing and downloading on the DPLS Online Archive. Please visit the Integrated Fertility Survery Series ( at ICPSR to view other families and fertility studies in the United States.

Access Status: Unrestricted access.

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy and 1 duplicate. Documentation scanned for archival preservation in PDF and TIFF format, 6/97.

Abstract: The data file contains responses to questions relating to American wives' childbearing to date, their expected future childbearing and various factors influencing family size. The latter include demographic and socioeconomic conditions influencing the number of children wanted, the physiological capacity of the couple to have as many children as desired, and their ability to regulate conception so as to avoid too many children. Data file also includes variables relating to work experience of wives and their husbands, earnings of both spouses, occupation, age and marriage history, education, geographic location, religious preference, nationality of family of both, husband and wife.

Media/File Reports:

7002 (CD-ROM)
7124 (CD-ROM)
7125 (CD-ROM)
7174 (CD-ROM)
7175 (CD-ROM)
7400 (CD-Rom)
7401 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)