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Census of Population and Housing, 1980 [United States]: Summary Tape File 1A (ICPSR 7941) RSS

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Summary Tape File (STF) 1 consists of four sets of computer-readable data files containing detailed tabulations of the nation's population and housing characteristics produced from the 1980 Census. This series is comprised of STF 1A, STF 1B, STF 1C, and STF 1D. All files in the STF 1 series are identical, containing 321 substantive data variables organized in the form of 59 "tables," as well as standard geographic identification variables. All of the data items contained in the STF 1 files were tabulated from the "complete count" or "100-percent" questions included on the 1980 Census questionnaire. All four groups of files within the STF 1 series have identical record formats and technical characteristics and differ only in the types of geographical areas for which the summarized data items are presented. STF 1A provides summaries for state or state equivalent, county or county equivalent, minor civil division/census county division (MCD/CCD), place or place segment within MCD/CCD or remainder of MCD/CCD, census tract or block numbering area (BNA) or untracted segment within place, place segment or remainder or MCD/CCD, and block group (BG) or BG segment or enumeration district (ED). This file contains 57 data files, one for each state, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the United States possessions, which include American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, and the Virgin Islands. The information on the United States possessions is similar but not identical to the other data and is documented in a separate codebook. Puerto Rico is also documented by a separate codebook.

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

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DS11:  District of Columbia - Download All Files (2,688 KB)
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DS32:  Nevada - Download All Files (4,827 KB)
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DS33:  New Hampshire - Download All Files (5,835 KB)
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DS34:  New Jersey - Download All Files (34,412 KB)
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DS35:  New Mexico - Download All Files (11,556 KB)
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DS36:  New York - Download All Files (94,248 KB)
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DS37:  North Carolina - Download All Files (43,891 KB)
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DS38:  North Dakota - Download All Files (17,859 KB)
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DS39:  Ohio - Download All Files (69,282 KB)
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DS40:  Oklahoma - Download All Files (28,067 KB)
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DS41:  Oregon - Download All Files (17,622 KB)
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DS42:  Pennsylvania - Download All Files (72,948 KB)
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DS44:  Rhode Island - Download All Files (4,302 KB)
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DS45:  South Carolina - Download All Files (24,011 KB)
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DS46:  South Dakota - Download All Files (16,284 KB)
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DS47:  Tennessee - Download All Files (27,933 KB)
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DS48:  Texas - Download All Files (86,117 KB)
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DS49:  Utah - Download All Files (10,967 KB)
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DS50:  Vermont - Download All Files (3,665 KB)
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DS51:  Virginia - Download All Files (30,740 KB)
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DS53:  Washington - Download All Files (25,855 KB)
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DS54:  West Virginia - Download All Files (14,222 KB)
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DS55:  Wisconsin - Download All Files (39,768 KB)
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DS56:  Wyoming - Download All Files (5,515 KB)
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DS60:  American Samoa - Download All Files (7,777 KB)
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DS66:  Guam - Download All Files (7,881 KB)
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DS69:  Northern Mariana Islands - Download All Files (7,102 KB)
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DS72:  Puerto Rico - Download All Files (26,644 KB)
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DS75:  Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands - Download All Files (8,980 KB)
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DS78:  Virgin Islands - Download All Files (7,609 KB)
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DS81:  Codebook for All Parts Except Puerto Rico and Outlying Areas
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Study Description

Citation

United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census. Census of Population and Housing, 1980 [United States]: Summary Tape File 1A. ICPSR7941-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research[distributor], 2002. doi:10.3886/ICPSR7941.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   census data, counties, demographic characteristics, ethnicity, household composition, housing, housing conditions, metropolitan statistical areas, minor civil divisions, population, states (USA)

Geographic Coverage:   Alabama, Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Marshall Islands, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Micronesia (Federated States), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (state), North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Palau, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, United States, Utah, Vermont, Virgin Islands of the United States, 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:   census/enumeration data

Data Collection Notes:

Records in Parts 1-56 consist of 3,276 characters and have two record segments (physical records) of 1,638 characters each. Records in Part 72 consist of 2,700 characters and have two record segments of 1,638 characters each. Records in Parts 60, 66, 69, 75, and 78 consist of 3,438 characters and have two record segments of 1,719 characters each.

SAS and SPSS data definition statements are for all parts except for Puerto Rico and outlying areas.

Methodology

Sample:   inap.

Data Source:

self-enumerated questionnaires

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Version History:

  • 2002-09-19 SAS and SPSS data definition statements were added to the collection.

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