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Census of School Districts, 1980: [United States] (ICPSR 2537)

Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census

Summary:

The tables included in this collection present school district summaries of data obtained in the 1980 Census of Population and Housing by the Bureau of the Census. These summaries were prepared for the U.S. Department of Education, National Center For Education Statistics by the Bureau of the Census with the cooperation of the Council of Chief State School Officers and the individual state superintendents and commissioners of education. Data include information on population, income, employment, family, household, and housing unit characteristics for the school districts. This study does not include data from Hawaii, Indiana, Maine, New Jersey, and the District of Columbia.

Series: Census of Population and Housing, 1980 [United States] Series

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DS1:  Table 1: School District Data for Alabama, 1980 - Download All Files (30.134 MB)
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DS2:  Table 2: School District Data for Alaska, 1980 - Download All Files (12.339 MB)
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DS3:  Table 3: School District Data for Arizona, 1980 - Download All Files (51.992 MB)
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DS4:  Table 4: School District Data for Arkansas, 1980 - Download All Files (88.031 MB)
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DS5:  Table 5: School District Data for California, 1980 - Download All Files (243.846 MB) large file
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DS6:  Table 6: School District Data for Colorado, 1980 - Download All Files (42.947 MB)
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DS7:  Table 7: School District Data for Connecticut, 1980 - Download All Files (39.151 MB)
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DS8:  Table 8: School District Data for Delaware, 1980 - Download All Files (3.797 MB)
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DS9:  Table 9: School District Data for Florida, 1980 - Download All Files (15.898 MB)
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DS10:  Table 10: School District Data for Georgia, 1980 - Download All Files (44.371 MB)
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DS11:  Table 11: School District Data for Idaho, 1980 - Download All Files (27.287 MB)
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DS12:  Table 12: School District Data for Illinois, 1980 - Download All Files (239.052 MB) large file
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DS13:  Table 13: School District Data for Iowa, 1980 - Download All Files (105.116 MB)
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DS14:  Table 14: School District Data for Kansas, 1980 - Download All Files (72.845 MB)
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DS15:  Table 15: School District Data for Kentucky, 1980 - Download All Files (42.519 MB)
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DS16:  Table 16: School District Data for Louisiana, 1980 - Download All Files (15.661 MB)
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DS17:  Table 17: School District Data for Maryland, 1980 - Download All Files (5.695 MB)
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DS18:  Table 18: School District Data for Massachusetts, 1980 - Download All Files (95.623 MB)
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DS19:  Table 19: School District Data for Michigan, 1980 - Download All Files (136.527 MB)
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DS20:  Table 20: School District Data for Minnesota, 1980 - Download All Files (103.692 MB)
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DS21:  Table 21: School District Data for Mississippi, 1980 - Download All Files (35.669 MB)
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DS22:  Table 22: School District Data for Missouri, 1980 - Download All Files (129.212 MB)
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DS23:  Table 23: School District Data for Montana, 1980 - Download All Files (131.69 MB)
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DS24:  Table 24: School District Data for Nebraska, 1980 - Download All Files (239.945 MB) large file
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DS25:  Table 25: School District Data for Nevada, 1980 - Download All Files (4.034 MB)
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DS26:  Table 26: School District Data for New Hampshire, 1980 - Download All Files (40.338 MB)
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DS27:  Table 27: School District Data for New Mexico, 1980 - Download All Files (21.118 MB)
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DS28:  Table 28: School District Data for New York, 1980 - Download All Files (179.288 MB) large file
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DS29:  Table 29: School District Data for North Carolina, 1980 - Download All Files (34.168 MB)
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DS30:  Table 30: School District Data for North Dakota, 1980 - Download All Files (77.942 MB)
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DS31:  Table 31: School District Data for Ohio, 1980 - Download All Files (146.163 MB)
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DS32:  Table 32: School District Data for Oklahoma, 1980 - Download All Files (145.271 MB)
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DS33:  Table 33: School District Data for Oregon, 1980 - Download All Files (74.265 MB)
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DS34:  Table 34: School District Data for Pennsylvania, 1980 - Download All Files (119.291 MB)
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DS35:  Table 35: School District Data for Rhode Island, 1980 - Download All Files (9.491 MB)
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DS36:  Table 36: School District Data for South Carolina, 1980 - Download All Files (21.969 MB)
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DS37:  Table 37: School District Data for South Dakota, 1980 - Download All Files (46.507 MB)
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DS38:  Table 38: School District Data for Tennessee, 1980 - Download All Files (33.694 MB)
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DS39:  Table 39: School District Data for Texas, 1980 - Download All Files (85.447 MB)
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DS40:  Table 40: School District Data for Utah, 1980 - Download All Files (9.491 MB)
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DS41:  Table 41: School District Data for Vermont, 1980 - Download All Files (64.96 MB)
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DS42:  Table 42: School District Data for Virginia, 1980 - Download All Files (32.982 MB)
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DS43:  Table 43: School District Data for Washington, 1980 - Download All Files (70.866 MB)
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DS44:  Table 44: School District Data for West Virginia, 1980 - Download All Files (13.051 MB)
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DS45:  Table 45: School District Data for Wisconsin, 1980 - Download All Files (102.812 MB)
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DS46:  Table 46: School District Data for Wyoming, 1980 - Download All Files (11.811 MB)
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Study Description

Citation

United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census. Census of School Districts, 1980: [United States] . ICPSR02537-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2003. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02537.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   census data, employment, ethnicity, household composition, housing, housing conditions, income, population, school districts

Geographic Coverage:   Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York (state), North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, United States, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

Time Period:  

  • 1980

Date of Collection:  

  • 1980

Universe:   All persons and housing units in the United States.

Data Types:   aggregate data, census/enumeration data, survey data

Data Collection Notes:

The data files are series of tables that are provided as text files and consist of raw data, documentation, and frequencies for every county in a state. These files should be printed in a landscape format.

Complete count data, identified by an asterisk (*) preceding the table number, were compiled from the United States Bureau of Census short-form questionnaire. Sample estimates, identified by a pound sign (#) preceding each table number, were derived from the long-form questionnaire completed by a sample of households. The sampling rate for households varied from one of six to one of two, depending upon the area in which the household was located.

Users of the data presented in these tables are cautioned to keep in mind that the data are subject to error and should not be viewed as completely accurate. The data are subject to nonsampling error, that is, errors resulting from incomplete coverage of all households, incomplete questionnaires that were returned, and a variety of processing errors. A discussion of the effects of sampling error and tables of sampling errors are contained in the Appendix for each data file. Finally, it is possible that some of the School District Boundaries that were submitted by the State Educational Agencies may have been inaccurate and thereby contributed to errors in some school district summaries.

Methodology

Sample:   inap.

Data Source:

self-enumerated questionnaires

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