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County Business Patterns, 1970-1976 [United States]: U.S. Summary, State, and County Data (ICPSR 24722)

Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census


These County Business Patterns files contain data from counties across the United States in 1970-1976. Variables include state, county, total employees, and total wages. Also provided are data on the number of establishments by employment size class.

Series: County Business Patterns [United States] Series

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Study Description


United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census. County Business Patterns, 1970-1976 [United States]: U.S. Summary, State, and County Data. ICPSR24722-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2009-02-05. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR24722.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR24722.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    agricultural services, business conditions, businesses, construction industry, counties, economic conditions, employment, finance, manufacturing industry, mining industry, public utilities, real estate, retail industry, service industry, trade, transportation, wages and salaries

Geographic Coverage:    United States

Time Period:   

  • 1970--1976

Data Collection Notes:

These data 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.



Original ICPSR Release:   2009-02-05

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