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Annual Housing Survey, 1977 [United States]: Travel-to-Work [SMSAs]

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : survey data
Creator
  • United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • American Housing Survey Series
Publication Date
1985-05-24
Funding Reference
  • United States Department of Transportation
Language
English
Free Keywords
automobiles; carpools; commuting (travel); energy assistance; energy conservation; energy consumption; housing; income; Metropolitan Statistical Areas; municipal services; public transportation; transportation; workplaces
Description
  • Abstract

    This data collection provides travel-to-work data for respondents living in 20 Standard Metropolitan Statistical Areas (SMSAs). Data cover respondents' means of transportation to and from work -- whether they carpooled, drove alone, took public transportation, or used some other means. Also included is respondents' place of work and time they usually left home for work. The data contained in this collection are from the travel-to-work supplement in ANNUAL HOUSING SURVEY, 1977-1978 [UNITED STATES]: SMSA FILES (ICPSR 7980). The travel-to-work supplement was sponsored by the United States Department of Transportation. The collection consists of 20 data files, one for each SMSA represented.
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS0: Study-Level Files
    • DS1: Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
    • DS2: Anaheim-Santa Ana-Garden Grove, California
    • DS3: Boston, Massachusetts
    • DS4: Dallas, Texas
    • DS5: Detroit, Michigan
    • DS6: Fort Worth, Texas
    • DS7: Los Angeles-Long Beach, California
    • DS8: Madison, Wisconsin
    • DS9: Memphis, Tennessee-Arkansas
    • DS10: Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota
    • DS11: Newark, New Jersey
    • DS12: Orlando, Florida
    • DS13: Phoenix, Arizona
    • DS14: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • DS15: Saginaw, Michigan
    • DS16: Salt Lake City, Utah
    • DS17: Spokane, Washington
    • DS18: Tacoma, Washington
    • DS19: Washington, District of Columbia-Maryland-Virginia
    • DS20: Wichita, Kansas
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1977
  • 1977-04 / 1978-02
    Collection date: 1977-04--1978-02
Geographic Coverage
  • Albany (New York)
  • Anaheim
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Dallas
  • Detroit
  • District of Columbia
  • Florida
  • Fort Worth
  • Garden Grove
  • Indiana
  • Indianapolis
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Long Beach
  • Los Angeles
  • Louisville
  • Madison
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Memphis
  • Michigan
  • Minneapolis
  • Minnesota
  • New Jersey
  • New York (state)
  • Newark
  • Orlando
  • Pennsylvania
  • Phoenix
  • Pittsburgh
  • Saginaw
  • Salt Lake City
  • Santa Ana
  • Schenectady
  • Seattle
  • Spokane
  • St. Paul
  • Tacoma
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Troy
  • United States
  • Utah
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • Wichita
  • Wisconsin
Sampled Universe
Persons aged 14 years and older who had a job in the week preceding the interview, living in housing units in 20 selected SMSAs in the United States.
Sampling
The sample was taken from ANNUAL HOUSING SURVEY, 1977-1978 [UNITED STATES]: SMSA FILES (ICPSR 7980).
Note
2006-01-12 All files were removed from dataset 21 and flagged as study-level files, so that they will accompany all downloads.2006-01-12 All files were removed from dataset 21 and flagged as study-level files, so that they will accompany all downloads. Funding insitution(s): United States Department of Transportation.
Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 8322 (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 (1985): Annual Housing Survey, 1977 [United States]: Travel-to-Work [SMSAs]. Version 1. American Housing Survey Series. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08322.v1