Cost of Living Index for the American States, 1960-2003 (ICPSR 1275)

Published: Mar 15, 2005

Principal Investigator(s):
William D. Berry, Florida State University; Richard C. Fording, University of Kentucky; Russell L. Hanson, Indiana University-Bloomington

Series:

https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR01275.v1

Version V1

The authors constructed a state cost of living index for the 48 continental United States, measured annually for the period 1960 through 2003 (to update an index for 1960-1995 introduced in the authors' May 2000 Journal of Politics article).

Berry, William D., Fording, Richard C., and Hanson, Russell L. Cost of Living Index for the American States, 1960-2003. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2005-03-15. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR01275.v1

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1960 -- 2003

File submitted is statecpi2003.zip which includes readme2003.pdf which has full description of the zipped file. These data are part of ICPSR's Publication-Related Archive and are distributed exactly as they arrived from the data depositor. ICPSR has not checked or processed this material. Users should consult the investigators if further information is desired.

2003-01-23

2005-03-15

2005-03-15 The file readme2003.pdf has replaced the file readme.pdf, the file method notes 2003 index.pdf has replaced the file method notes 2000 index.pdf, and the file state cpi 1960-2003.xls has replaced the file state cpi 1960-2000.xls.

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