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Census of Population and Housing, 1970 [United States]: Summary Statistic File 4B: Population [Fourth Count]

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : census enumeration data
Creator
  • United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Census of Population and Housing, 1970 [United States] Series
Publication Date
1984-06-28
Language
English
Free Keywords
census data; demographic characteristics; population; population characteristics; minor civil divisions; census county divisions; income; education; citizenship; states (USA); vocational training
Description
  • Abstract

    These data from the 20-, 15-, and 5-percent samples of the 1970 Census contain population characteristics such as education, income, citizenship, and vocational training. These characteristics are reported for minor civil divisions (MCDs) or census county divisions (CCDs). ICPSR has data for only 29 states. The data are in DUALabs, Inc. compressed format and require the use of special software.
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS0: Study-Level Files
    • DS1: Illinois
    • DS2: Iowa
    • DS3: Kansas
    • DS4: Missouri
    • DS5: Minnesota
    • DS6: Michigan
    • DS7: Wisconsin
    • DS8: North Dakota
    • DS9: South Dakota
    • DS10: Nebraska
    • DS11: Arkansas
    • DS12: Texas
    • DS13: Oklahoma
    • DS14: Ohio
    • DS15: West Virginia
    • DS16: Indiana
    • DS17: Alaska
    • DS18: Hawaii
    • DS19: California
    • DS20: Oregon
    • DS21: Washington
    • DS22: Arizona
    • DS23: Nevada
    • DS24: Utah
    • DS25: Idaho
    • DS26: Montana
    • DS27: Wyoming
    • DS28: Colorado
    • DS29: New Mexico
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1970
  • Collection date: 1970
Geographic Coverage
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Montana
  • Missouri
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Mexico
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • South Dakota
  • Texas
  • United States
  • Utah
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming
Sampled Universe
All persons and housing units in the United States.
Collection Mode
  • (1) The number of cases (MCD/CCDs) varies by state. For the entire United States, there are approximately 37,500 MCD/CCDs. (2) The codebook is provided as a Portable Document Format (PDF) File. The PDF format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed with the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided through the ICPSR Website on the Internet. (3) The codebook (Part 52) comprises Parts 1 and 2 of the 1970 Census Users' Guide published by the Bureau of the Census. (4) In the 1970 Census Users' Guide, this data collection is named "Fourth Count Population Summary Tape, File B."

Note
2006-01-12 All files were removed from dataset 52 and flagged as study-level files, so that they will accompany all downloads.2006-01-12 All files were removed from dataset 52 and flagged as study-level files, so that they will accompany all downloads.1997-02-13 An electronic codebook in PDF format has been added as Part 52.
Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 8127 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Publications
  • Tolnay, Stewart E., Crowder, Kyle D.. Regional origin and family stability in northern cities: The role of context. American Sociological Review.64, (1), 97-112.1999.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2657280 (URL)
  • Glick, Paul C.. A Demographer Looks at American Families. Journal of Marriage and Family.37, (1), 15-26.1975.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/351027 (URL)

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

United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census (1984): Census of Population and Housing, 1970 [United States]: Summary Statistic File 4B: Population [Fourth Count]. Version 1. Census of Population and Housing, 1970 [United States] Series. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08127.v1