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Annual Survey of Governments, 1984: Employment Statistics

Version
v0
Resource Type
Dataset : survey data
Creator
  • United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
Other Title
  • Archival Version (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Annual Survey of Governments Series
Publication Date
1986-06-06
Language
English
Free Keywords
census data; cities; education; full time employment; government employees; government expenditures; government services; labor costs; local government; municipal services; municipal expenditures; part time employment; public administration; public safety; public transportation; public utilities; school districts; state government; retirement plans; townships; working hours
Description
  • Abstract

    State and local government employment data are provided in this file. Full- and part-time employment, full-time equivalency, and payroll statistics are included. Data are supplied by type of government and by function. Governmental functions include education, police and fire protection, financial and central administration, judiciary, utilities, public welfare, parks and recreation, health care, transit, and natural resources. Standard Metropolitan Statistical Area (SMSA) codes are given for local governments in metropolitan areas.
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1984-10
  • Collection date: 1984-10
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
State and local governments in the United States, including counties, municipalities, townships, school districts, and special districts.
Sampling
The universe is represented by a sample of approximately 20,000 local governments plus the 50 state governments and the District of Columbia. Prior year data were used for nonrespondent governments.
Collection Mode
  • There are six "record types" in this file, each corresponding to a type of governmental unit. All six record types have the same technical characteristics.

Availability
Delivery
This version of the study is no longer available on the web. If you need to acquire this version of the data, you have to contact ICPSR User Support (help@icpsr.umich.edu).
Alternative Identifiers
  • 8482 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Relations
  • Is previous version of
    DOI: 10.3886/ICPSR08482.v1
Publications
  • Lewis, Gregory B., Stein, Lana. Union and Municipal Decline: Union Impact on Salaries, Employment, and Service Levels in Large and Small Cities. American Politics Quarterly.17, (2), 208-222.1989.
    • ID: 10.1177/1532673X8901700207 (DOI)

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

United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census (1986): Annual Survey of Governments, 1984: Employment Statistics. Archival Version. Annual Survey of Governments Series. Version: v0. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08482