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Alien Address Reports, [United States]: 1980 Public Use File (ICPSR 7998)

Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Justice. Immigration and Naturalization Service


This data collection is comprised of records gathered through the United States Department of Justice, Immigration and Naturalization Service's alien address reporting program for 1980. The data for each immigrant include state and ZIP code of residence in 1980, date of entry into the United States, sex, country of birth, birthdate, country of citizenship, employment status, occupation, industry, immigration status, and date immigration status was assigned. Names and addresses have been omitted for confidentiality purposes. This collection was made available to ICPSR by the National Chicano Research Network, which was located at the Survey Research Center of the Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan.

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Study Description


U.S. Dept. of Justice, Immigration and Naturalization Service. ALIEN ADDRESS REPORTS, [UNITED STATES]: 1980 PUBLIC USE FILE. Ann Arbor, MI: Institute for Social Research, National Chicano Research Network [producer], 198?. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1982. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07998.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07998.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    census data, demographic characteristics, foreigners, immigrants, immigration status, occupational status, place of birth, place of residence, socioeconomic status

Geographic Coverage:    United States

Time Period:   

  • 1980

Universe:    Persons admitted to the United States who returned the 1980 alien address reporting form to the Immigration and Naturalization Service.

Data Type(s):    administrative records data


Data Source:

Immigration and Naturalization Service's alien address reporting form I-53


Original ICPSR Release:   1984-03-18


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