Occupational Data from the 1860 United States Census (ICPSR 9873)
Principal Investigator(s): Fogel, Robert W.
This data collection was compiled from the 1860 Decennial Census. Data are presented for types of occupations and number of people employed in those occupations for the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, and Wisconsin. Occupational data for the following territories are also included: Colorado, Dakota, Nevada, Nebraska, New Mexico, Utah, Washington, and the District of Columbia.
Fogel, Robert W. Occupational Data from the 1860 United States Census. ICPSR09873-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1993. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09873.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09873.v1
This study was funded by:
- University of Chicago. Booth School of Business. Walgreen Foundation
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: census data, employment, nineteenth century, occupational categories, occupations, population characteristics
Geographic Coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, United States, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin
Date of Collection:
Universe: All residents in the United States and territories that answered the 1860 Decennial Census.
Data Types: census/enumeration data
United States 1860 Decennial Census
Original ICPSR Release: 1993-04-09
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