Title XX Planning by Area Agencies on Aging: United States, 1975-1977 (ICPSR 9012)

Published: Nov 4, 2005

Principal Investigator(s):
Neil Gilbert; Harry Specht


Version V1

This data collection contains information on United States Area Agencies on Aging and the social services they make available to the elderly through Title XX funding. The units of analysis are the agencies. Variables include agency programs supported by Title XX funding, amount of agency's 1975-1976 and 1976-1977 Title XX allocations, and the agency's involvement with city, county, state, and federal officials. Other items include percent of budget for self-care, in-home, out-of-home, health-related, and institutional services, source of budget, date of establishment, and number of professional positions.

Gilbert, Neil, and Specht, Harry. Title XX Planning by Area Agencies on Aging:  United States, 1975-1977. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2005-11-04. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09012.v1

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United States Department of Health and Human Services. Administration on Aging (90-A-945/01)

1975 -- 1977

1976 -- 1977

Of 479 extant Area Agencies on Aging, 402 responded to the study questionnaires.

Area Agencies on Aging in the United States.

self-enumerated questionnaires

survey data



2005-11-04 On 2005-03-14 new files were added to one or more datasets. These files included additional setup files as well as one or more of the following: SAS program, SAS transport, SPSS portable, and Stata system files. The metadata record was revised 2005-11-04 to reflect these additions.

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  • Standardized missing values.
  • Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.


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