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Height of Children in Austria-Hungary (Habsburg Monarchy), 1779-1820 (ICPSR 4361)
Principal Investigator(s): Komlos, John, University of Munich. Department of Economics
This data collection was designed to ascertain the physical stature of children in Austria-Hungary (Habsburg Monarchy) in the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. The data supply information on the children's age, year of birth, height, and place of provenance.
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John Komlos. HEIGHT OF CHILDREN IN AUSTRIA-HUNGARY (HABSBURG MONARCHY), 1779-1820. ICPSR04361-v1. Munich, Germany: John Komlos, University of Munich, Department of Economics [producer], 2005. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2006-07-20. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04361.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04361.v1
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: body height, children, physical appearance, physical characteristics
Geographic Coverage: Austria, Hungary, Global
Date of Collection:
Unit of Observation: individual
Universe: Children of the Austrian-Hungarian (Habsburg) monarchy born from 1772 to 1802.
Data Types: administrative records data
Kriegsarchiv Vienna, Austria. Orphanage and military school records.
Original ICPSR Release: 2006-07-20
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