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|Access to Files:||Data and Documentation|
|Title:||Census of Population and Housing, 1980 [United States]: Public Use Sample: Hispanic Extract|
|Primary Investigator(s):||United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census|
|Abstract:||This is the file used by Frank Bean and Maria Tienda in their 1980 census monograph, The Hispanic Population of the United States. It is an extract from the 1980 Census. The same variables were extracted from 1960 and 1970 U.S. Census data and are available in archive studies 301 and 302.|
|Universe:||For details on the selection criteria used to identify Hispanics in each of the censuses, see Appendix A in the Bean and Tienda monograph.|