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World Population 1955-1981: Recent Demographic Estimates for the Countries and Regions of the World

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : survey data
Creator
  • United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Publication Date
1984-06-28
Language
English
Free Keywords
birth rates; mortality rates; population; population estimates; population migration; world population
Description
  • Abstract

    This data collection contains international demographic information. There are nine types of records for each country. The first record contains general information about the country including name, development status, and region codes. Records 2-5 include vital rates for 1978 and population estimates for 1950-1979. Records 6-9 contain estimates for 1980-1985 for countries with populations of 10 million or more.
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • 1955 / 1981
    Time period: 1955--1981
Geographic Coverage
  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Europe
  • Global
  • Latin America
  • Middle East
  • North America
Collection Mode
  • Users should note that although the title of this collection indicates that the data are from 1955-1981, data from 1950 and 1982-1985 are also included for some records.

Availability
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This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 8054 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)

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

United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census (1984): World Population 1955-1981: Recent Demographic Estimates for the Countries and Regions of the World. Version 1. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08054.v1