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Brazilian Elites, 1960

Resource Type
Dataset : biographical data
  • McDonough, Peter J.
Other Title
  • Archival Version (Subtitle)
Publication Date
Free Keywords
biographical data; demographic characteristics; influence; leadership; national elites; occupations
  • Abstract

    This data collection contains biographical information for approximately 1,000 prominent Brazilians in the early 1960s. Demographic variables provide information on age, sex, marital status, city and state of birth and residence, number of children, education, and profession. Additional variables provide information on the size of the city of birth and residence, the number of different occupations or professions, and foreign contacts, including evidence of foreign travels.
  • Table of Contents


    • DS1: Dataset
Geographic Coverage
  • Brazil
  • South America
  • Global
Approximately 1,000 Brazilians in the early 1960s.
Collection Mode
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Alternative Identifiers
  • 46 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
  • Is previous version of
    DOI: 10.3886/ICPSR00046.v1

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

McDonough, Peter J. (1984): Brazilian Elites, 1960. Archival Version. Version: v0. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset.