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Population (1984) and Per Capita Income (1983) Estimates [United States]: Governmental Units (ICPSR 8463)

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


Data on population and per capita income in counties and incorporated places are provided in this collection. Census counts are given for 1980 population and 1979 income. Estimates for 1982 and 1984 population are also included, along with income estimates for 1982 and 1983. Data are also provided for Minor Civil Divisions in 20 states.

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Study Description


United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census. Population (1984) and Per Capita Income (1983) Estimates [United States]: Governmental Units. ICPSR08463-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1986. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08463.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08463.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    census data, income estimates, minor civil divisions, population

Geographic Coverage:    United States

Time Period:   

  • 1979--1984

Date of Collection:   

  • 1980

Universe:    The universe of this dataset is comprised of all functioning general-purpose governmental units in the United States.

Data Type(s):    aggregate data


Sample:    "Complete counts" from the 1980 census are used for 1980 population figures, and sample counts are used for 1979 per capita income.

Data Source:

Census of Population and Housing, 1980, and estimates prepared by the Census Bureau


Original ICPSR Release:   1986-06-06


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