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Height of Students of the Ecole Polytechnique, 1794-1887 (ICPSR 6800)
Principal Investigator(s): Komlos, John
This data collection tracks the height of students at the Ecole Polytechnique in Palaiseau, France, during the French Revolution and the period following economic growth. Information includes month of enrollment, year of enrollment, month of birth, year of birth, province, town, height measurement in centimeters, head of family, and occupation of parent.
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Komlos, John. HEIGHT OF STUDENTS OF THE ECOLE POLYTECHNIQUE, 1794-1887. ICPSR06800-v1. Munich, Germany: John Komlos, University of Munich [producer], 1987. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1998. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06800.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06800.v1
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: body height, economic growth, historical data, vital statistics
Geographic Coverage: France, Global
Date of Collection:
Universe: Students of the Ecole Polytechnique.
Data Types: administrative records data
Original ICPSR Release: 1998-02-18
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