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Census of Utah Territory, 1880

Version
v2
Resource Type
Dataset : census data
Creator
  • Bean, Lee L.
Other Title
  • Version 2 (Subtitle)
Publication Date
1989-03-03
Funding Reference
  • United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health
Language
English
Description
  • Abstract

    The following information is reported for every individual enumerated in this census of the Utah Territory: name (last, first, middle), age, sex, race, marital status, occupation, ability to read and write, place of birth, parents' places of birth, place of residence, presence of illness or handicap, relationship to the head of the family, and whether or not a person was married, employed, or in school during the 12 months immediately preceding the census.
  • Methods

    ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection: Created variable labels and/or value labels..
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1880-06-01
  • Collection date: 1880-06
Sampled Universe
All persons in Utah Territory on June 1, 1880.
Sampling
Complete enumeration.
Collection Mode
  • The 1880 Census of Utah Territory was computerized as part of a research project entitled the Mormon Historical Project. This dataset contains information on 142,711 of the 143,963 individuals enumerated in that census.

Note
2009-08-26 SAS, SPSS, and Stata setups have been added to this data collection. Funding insitution(s): United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health (HD-15455).
Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 8879 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Relations
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.3886/ICPSR08879.v1

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

Bean, Lee L. (1989): Census of Utah Territory, 1880. Version 2. Version: v2. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08879.v2