Sources of Germanys´ Population Statistics 1815-1875

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Kraus, Antje
Publication Date
  • ZA:
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    The work of Kraus represents a collection of material on population, on population movement and on population structure according to age and sex. The study is subdivided into the individual member states of the German Confederation on the area of the future German Reich, the provinces of Prussia as well as the German Reich in total. The values to the variables inhabitants, marriages, number of births, number of deaths without stillborn ones, number of deaths are to be found in the a-tables. The number of inhabitants according to sex and the age groups of the inhabitants according to sex are to be found in the b-tables. A- and b-tables both contain absolute and relative numbers. Subjects: Tables in the ZA-Online-Database HISTAT: Tables of Population figure and population movement and tables of the distribution by age and sex for the German countries: - Kingdom of Wuerttemberg (Königreich Württemberg) (1815-1875) - Grand Duchy Baden (Großherzogtum Baden) (1815-1875) - Duchy of Braunschweig (Herzogtum Braunschweig) (1816-1875) - Kingdom of Saxony (Königreich Sachsen) (1815-1875) - Grand Duchy of Hesse (Großherzogtum Hessen) (1815-1875) - Kongdom of Bavaria (Königreich Bayern (mit Pfalz)) (Population figure and -movement: 1816-1875; Distribution by age and sex: 1834-1875) - Bavaria to the west of the Rhine: Palatinate (Pfalz) (1818-1875) - Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, including the principality of Ratzeburg (Großherzogtum Mecklenburg-Strelitz, einschließlich des Fürstentums Ratzeburg) (1815-1875) - Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (Großherzogtum Mecklenburg-Schwerin) (1815-1875) - Grand Duchy of Oldenburg (Großherzogtum Oldenburg) (1855-1875) - Kingdom of Hannover, since 1966 prussian province (Königreich Hannover, ab 1866 preußische Provinz Hannover) (1815-1875) - The various prussian administrative districts and provinces (1815-1875) - The Free Hanseatic Cities Hamburg, Luebeck and Bremen Tables of Population figure and population movement - The German Empire without Alsace-Lorraine (Deutsches Reich (ohne Elsaß-Lothringen)) (1841-1875) - The German Empire with Alsace-Lorraine (Deutsches Reich (mit Elsaß-Lothringen)) (1840-1875) - Alsace-Lorraine (Elsaß-Lothringen) (1821-1875)
Temporal Coverage
  • 1815 / 1875
Geographic Coverage
  • Historical German lands (-1871) (DQDE)
  • German Reich (1871-1945) (DXDE)
  • German Confederation, Memberstates, prussian provinces
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Text Unit
    Number of Units: 60
    Number of Variables: 1289
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8276 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Kraus, Antje: Quellen zur Bevölkerungsstatistik Deutschlands 1815-1875, Band I. In: Quellen zur Bevölkerungs-, Sozial- und Wirtschaftsstatistik Deutschlands 1815-1875, herausgegeben von Wolfgang Köllmann, Boppard am Rhein 1980.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23