County-to-County, State-to-State, and County Income Study Files, 1978-1992: [United States]

Resource Type
Dataset : aggregate data
  • United States Department of the Treasury. Internal Revenue Service
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Publication Date
Free Keywords
income tax; internal migration; tax credits; tax exemptions; taxes
  • Abstract

    The data in these files include for each county and state in the United States the number of income tax returns in the migration flow, percent of migration based on returns, number of exemptions, and percent migration based on exemptions.
  • Table of Contents


    • DS0: Study-Level Files
    • DS1: In-Migration for Years 1978-1980
    • DS2: In-Migration for Years 1980-1981
    • DS3: Out-Migration for Years 1980-1981
    • DS4: In-Migration for Years 1983-1984
    • DS5: Out-Migration for Years 1983-1984
    • DS6: In-Migration for Years 1984-1985
    • DS7: Out-Migration for Years 1984-1985
    • DS8: In-Migration for Years 1985-1986
    • DS9: Out-Migration for Years 1985-1986
    • DS10: In-Migration for Years 1986-1987
    • DS11: Out-Migration for Years 1986-1987
    • DS12: In-Migration for Years 1987-1988
    • DS13: Out-Migration for Years 1987-1988
    • DS14: In-Migration for Years 1988-1989
    • DS15: Out-Migration for Years 1988-1989
    • DS16: In-Migration for Years 1989-1990
    • DS17: Out-Migration for Years 1989-1990
    • DS18: In-Migration for Years 1990-1991
    • DS19: Out-Migration for Years 1990-1991
    • DS20: In-Migration for Years 1991-1992
    • DS21: Out-Migration for Years 1991-1992
Temporal Coverage
  • 1978 / 1992
    Time period: 1978--1992
  • 1978 / 1992
    Collection date: 1978--1992
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
All tax filers and dependents in the United States.
The sample is based on all returns provided in extracts of the Individual Master File of individual income tax returns except for (a) returns filed for a deceased taxpayer only, (b) returns that did not have county codes in either Year-1 or Year-2, or (c) returns that did not match between Year-1 and Year-2.
Collection Mode
  • The codebook is provided by ICPSR as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided on the ICPSR Web site.

2006-01-12 All files were removed from dataset 22 and flagged as study-level files, so that they will accompany all downloads.
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 2937 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)

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