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Office of Revenue Sharing: Fifth Count File, 1970 (ICPSR 77)
Principal Investigator(s): DUALabs, Inc.
This study contains economic and demographic data tabulations on persons in households in the United States in 1970. These data record selected Fifth Count population and housing characteristics for all of the 38,529 governmental units eligible for the Revenue Sharing Program in Entitlement Period #1. In addition, the file also contains information on the funds returned to the local governments. Data are provided on aggregate income, distribution of the population by race, age, and sex, relationship, school enrollment, and employment. Data are also provided on housing units and distribution of households by family type, family income, poverty status, and gross rent. See the Census software package, CENSUS OF POPULATION AND HOUSING [UNITED STATES]: CENSUS SOFTWARE PACKAGE (CENSPAC) VERSION 3.2 WITH STF4 DATA DICTIONARIES (ICPSR 7789), and the data retrieval program, C80 COMPUTER PROGRAM: 1980 CENSUS DATA RETRIEVAL PACKAGE (ICPSR 9055), for use with this dataset.
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DUALabs, Inc. OFFICE OF REVENUE SHARING: FIFTH COUNT FILE, 1970. ICPSR00077-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [producer and distributor], 1998. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR00077.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR00077.v1
This study was funded by:
- National Science Foundation (SSH74-18300 A01)
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: census data, demographic characteristics, families, household composition, households, housing, local government, poverty, revenue sharing
Geographic Coverage: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, 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
Universe: All persons and housing units in the United States in 1970.
Data Types: census/enumeration data
(1) 1970 Census of Population and Housing Fifth Count Summary Tapes, and (2) General Revenue Sharing Tape # 1
Original ICPSR Release: 1984-06-28
- 2006-01-12 All files were removed from dataset 52 and flagged as study-level files, so that they will accompany all downloads.
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