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Social Structure of Argentina: Census Data on Economic Development, 1965 (ICPSR 57)

Principal Investigator(s): Di Tella, Torcuato S.


This study contains data on the social structure of Argentina in 1965. Principal variables in the study cover the active population and its occupational segments, extent of commerce, industry, and rural development, production per capita, density of population, illiteracy, family size, and agricultural production. Derived measures include indices of rural occupational stability, dependency within the urban middle class, and rural landowners.

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Study Description


Di Tella, Torcuato S. Social Structure of Argentina: Census Data on Economic Development, 1965. ICPSR00057-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2009-02-20. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR00057.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR00057.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    agricultural production, census data, economic development, family size, industry, literacy rates, manufacturing, occupations, population, rural areas, rural development, social stratification, social structure, urban areas

Geographic Coverage:    Argentina, Global, South America

Time Period:   

  • 1965

Date of Collection:   

  • 1965

Data Type(s):    census/enumeration data, survey data


Sample:    The sampling frame consisted of 23 provinces and 515 counties in Argentina in 1965.

Data Source:

census reports and other documents


Original ICPSR Release:   1984-05-11

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