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Historical, Demographic, Economic, and Social Data: The United States, 1790-1970

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Access to Files:Data and Documentation
Title:Historical, Demographic, Economic, and Social Data: The United States, 1790-1970
Study Number:456
Catalog Date:07/15/1999
Primary Investigator(s):Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)
Source:ICPSR
Access Restrictions:No
Abstract:Detailed county and state-level ecological or descriptive data for the United States for the years 1790 to 1970 are contained in this collection. These data files contain extensive information about the social and political character of the United States, including a breakdown of population by state, race, nationality, number of families, size of the family, births, deaths, marriages, occupation, religion, and general economic conditions. Though not complete over the full time span of this study, statistics are available on such diverse subjects as total numbers of newspapers and periodicals, total capital invested in manufacturing, total numbers of educational institutions, total number of churches, taxation by state, and land surface area in square miles.
Universe:Population of the U.S. from 1790-1970.

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