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Census of Population and Housing, 1980 [United States]: County Migration by Selected Characteristics, 1975-1980

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : survey data, and aggregate data
Creator
  • United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Census of Population and Housing, 1980 [United States] Series
Publication Date
1986-06-06
Language
English
Free Keywords
census data; counties; demographic characteristics; military service; place of birth; population characteristics; population migration; United States
Description
  • Abstract

    Gross in- and out-migration statisitcs are provided in this file for each county (or county equivalent) in the United States. Migrant data are stratified by age, race, and sex. Included for each race/sex/age group are data on college attendance, military status, group quarters status, residence abroad in 1975, and total population. Data on country of birth are listed for race/sex strata.
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • 1975 / 1980
    Time period: 1975--1980
  • Collection date: 1980
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
All persons in the United States.
Sampling
Migration data were derived from information on residence in 1975 and 1980 provided on the 1980 Census questionnaire. Population and residence data for 1975 are based on approximately one-half of the full census sample.
Collection Mode
  • The in- and out-migration data for each county are presented in the form of two "tables." Table 1 contains 48 cells of seven characters each, and Table 2 contains 1,296 cells of six characters each.

Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 8471 (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 (1986): Census of Population and Housing, 1980 [United States]: County Migration by Selected Characteristics, 1975-1980. Version 1. Census of Population and Housing, 1980 [United States] Series. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08471.v1