Analysis with local census data : portraits of change / Dowell Myers

Author(s): Myers, Dowell
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Subjects: Social sciences--Statistical methods
United States--Census
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Boston : Academic Press, c1992
LC Classification: H, HA
Physical Description: xii, 369 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Ch. 1. Introduction 1
Pt. 1. Definitions and Strategies 11
Ch. 2. Using Census Data for Local Portraits 13
Ch. 3. Concepts, Definitions, and Linkages 33
Ch. 4. Data Available for Local Area Analysis 63
Ch. 5. Strategies of Presentation 97
Pt. 2. Analyzing Local Changes 127
Ch. 6. Local Housing Conditions 129
Ch. 7. Marital Status, Family, and Household Relationships 151
Ch. 8. Population Age Structure 167
Ch. 9. Migration and Residential Mobility 189
Ch. 10. Racial Composition and Change 207
Ch. 11. Measuring Local Income Levels 235
Pt. 3. Extracting Information from Local Microdata 253
Ch. 12. Structuring Analysis with Microdata 255
Ch. 13. Labor Force Analysis in Small Areas 275
Ch. 14. Tabulating and Linking Different Universes 297
Ch. 15. Conclusion 325
Appendix A: 1990 Census Questionnaire 333
Appendix B: Example Programs for Extracting Summary Tape Files and Microdata 343
Appendix C: List of State Data Centers 349
Bibliography 355
Index 361
Notes: LCCN: 91029642
ISBN: 0125123086 (acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-359) and index
OCLC Number: 24378288
ISBN/ISSN: 0125123086