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Judicial District Data Book, 1983: [United States] (ICPSR 8439) RSS

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Summary:

The Federal Judicial Center contracted with Claritas Corporation to produce the three data files in this collection from the Census Bureau's 1983 County and City Data Book. The data, which are summarized by judicial units, were compiled from a county-level file and include information on area and population, households, vital statistics, health, income, crime rates, housing, education, labor force, government finances, manufacturers, wholesale and retail trade, service industries, and agriculture.

Access Notes

  • These data are freely available.

Dataset(s)

DS0:  Study-Level Files
Documentation:
DS1:  Federal Judicial Districts - Download All Files (1.3 MB)
Data:
DS2:  Federal Administrative Divisions - Download All Files (1.6 MB)
Data:
DS3:  Federal Jury Divisions - Download All Files (2 MB)
Data:

Study Description

Citation

Federal Judicial Center. JUDICIAL DISTRICT DATA BOOK, 1983: [UNITED STATES]. ICPSR version. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2002. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08439.v1

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Funding

This study was funded by:

  • United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   agriculture, census data, counties, crime, criminal justice system, demographic characteristics, education, government expenditures, health, households, housing, income, industry, labor force, manufacturing industry, population, service industry, trade, vital statistics, United States

Time Period:  

  • 1980

Date of Collection:  

  • 1983

Universe:   All federal court units including federal district courts, administrative divisions, jury divisions, and circuit courts.

Data Types:   census/enumeration data

Data Collection Notes:

The codebook is provided by ICPSR as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided on the ICPSR Web site.

Methodology

Data Source:

1983 County and City Data Book, compiled by the United States Census Bureau

Version(s)

Original ICPSR Release:  

Version History:

  • 2006-01-18 File CB8439.PDF was removed from any previous datasets and flagged as a study-level file, so that it will accompany all downloads.

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