THE 1980 CENSUS
ContentsGuides | 1980 Census of Population 1980 Census of Housing | 1980 Census of Population and Housing | Evaluation and reference reports | Special Reports | Computer Tapes
- Guide to 1980 U.S. Decennial Census Publications (2 vols)
- HA195 A12 A75 G842 1986 GREF
- The Guide provides detailed abstracts of individual 1980 Census publications, and detailed indexing by subject, geographic area, report number, title, and type of data breakdown. This census guide covers all basic printed reports issued as part of the 1980 Census through May 1986. The abstracts and indexing have been substantially reprinted from American Statistics Index.
Subject Index to the 1980 Census of Population and Housing
- HA201 1980 F31 GREF Census Section
- There are two major sections in this index: the Permuted Subject Heading List that will help to identify subject headings and the Subject Index that will give references to the specific publications and tables that contain the data you are looking for.
- User's Guide (PHC80-R1)
- HA201 1980b GREF Census Section
- This report covers subject content, procedures, geography, statistical products, limitations of the data, sources of user assistance, notes on data use, a glossary of terms, and guides for locating data in reports and tape files.
- Alphabetical Index of Industries and Occupations (PHC80-R3)
- HA201 1980 Z4a GREF Census Section
- This report was developed primarily for use in classifying responses to the questions on the kind of business (industry) and kind of work (occupation) in which the respondent is engaged. The index lists approximately 20,000 industry and 29,000 titles.
- Classified Index of Industries and Occupations (PHC80-R4)
- HA201 1980 Z42a GREF Census Section
- This report defines the industrial and occupational classification systems adopted for the 1980 Census of Population. It presents the individual titles that constitute each of the 231 industry and 503 occupation categories in the classification systems. The individual titles are the same as those shown in the Alphabetical Index. The 1980 occupation classification reflects the new U.S. Standard Occupational Classification (SOC). As in the past, the 1980 industry classification reflects the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC).
1980 CENSUS OF POPULATION
- Volume 1: Characteristics of the population
- Number of Inhabitants (PC80-1-A)
- HA201 1980 P6 v.1A GREF Census Section
- Final population counts are shown for the following areas of their equivalents: states, counties, county subdivisions, incorporated places and census designated places, standard consolidated areas (SCSA's), SMSA's and urbanized areas. Many tables contain population counts from earlier censuses.
- General Population Characteristics (PC80-1-B)
- HA201 1980 P6 v.1B GREF Census Section
- Statistics on household relationships, age, race, Spanish origin, sex, and marital status are shown for the following areas or their equivalents, places of 1000 or more inhabitants, SCSA's, SMSA's, urbanized areas, American Indian reservations, and Alaska Native Villages.
- General Social and Economic Characteristics (PC80-1-C)
- HA201 1980 P6 v.1C GREF Census Section
- Statistics are presented on nativity, state or country of birth, citizenship and year of immigration for the foreign born population, language spoken at home and ability to speak English, ancestry, fertility, family compensation, type of group quarters, marital history, residence in 1975, journey to work, school enrollment, years of school completed, disability, veteran status, labor force status, occupation, industry, class of worker, labor force status in 1979, income in 1979, and poverty status in 1979. In addition, data on subjects shown in the PC80-1-B reports are presented in this report in more detail. Each report is shown for some or all of the following areas or their equivalents: states, counties (by rural and rural-farm residence), places of 2500 or more inhabitants, SCSA's, SMSA's, urbanized areas, American Indian reservations, and Alaska Native villages.
- Detailed Population Characteristics (PC80-1-D)
- HA201 1980 P6 v.1D GREF Census Section
- Statistics on most of the subjects covered in the PC80-1-C reports are presented in this report in considerably greater detail and cross-classified by age, race, Spanish origin, and other characteristics. Each subject is shown for the state or equivalent area, and some subjects are also shown for SMSA's of 250,000 or more inhabitants, and a few are shown for central cities of these SMSA's.
- Volume 2: Subject reports (PC80-2)
- HA201 1980 P62 GREF Census Section
- Each of the reports in this volume focuses on a particular subject and provides highly detailed distributions and cross-classifications on a national, regional, and divisional level. A few reports show statistics for states, SMSA's, large cities, American Indian reservations, or Alaska Native villages.
- 1D American Indians, Eskimos, and Aleuts on identified reservations and in the historic areas of Oklahoma. 3 vols.
- 1E Asian and Pacific Islander population in the U.S. 2 vols.
- 2A Geographical mobility for states and the nation.
- 2C Geographical mobility for metropolitan areas.
- 4B Living arrangements of adults and children.
- 4C Marital Characteristics
- 4D Persons in institutions and other group quarters.
- 6C Journey to work: metropolitan commuting flows.
- 6D Journey to work: characteristics of workers in metropolitan areas. 3 vols.
- 6E Pace of work.
- 7C Occupation by industry.
- 8B Earnings by occupation and education.
- 8D Poverty areas in large cities. 2 vols.
- 9C Characteristics of rural and farm related population.
- Supplementary Reports (PC80-S1)
- HA201 1980 P6A6 GREF Census Section
- 1. Age, sex, race, and Spanish origin of the population by regions, divisions, and states: 1980.
- 2. Population and households by states and counties: 1980.
- 3. Race of the population by states: 1980.
- 4. Population and households for census designated places: 1980.
- 5. SMSA's and SCSA's: 1980.
- 6. Nonpermanent residents by state and county: 1980.
- 7. Persons of Spanish origin by state and county: 1980.
- 8. Detailed occupation and years of school completed by age, for the civilian labor force, by sex, race and Spanish/Hispanic origin: 1980. (EEO Report)
- 9. State of residence in 1975 by state of residence in 1980.
- 10. Ancestry of the population by state: 1980.
- 11. Congressional District Profiles, 98th Congress.
- 12. Asian and Pacific Islander population by state: 1980.
- 13. American Indian Areas & Alaskan Native Villages: 1980.
- 14. Population and land area of urbanized areas for the U.S. and Puerto Rico: 1980 and 1970.
- 15. Detailed occupation of the experienced civilian labor force by sex for the U.S. and Regions: 1980 and 1970.
- 16. Residence in 1975 for states by age, sex, race and Spanish origin.
- 17. Gross migration for counties.
- 18. MSA's (as defined by the Office of Management and Budget in 1983).
- 19. Rural and farm population by current (1980) and previous (1970) farm definitions, for states and counties: 1980.
- 20. Selected characteristics of persons with a work disability by state: 1980.
- 21. Summary characteristics of the Black population for states and selected counties and places: 1980
1980 CENSUS OF HOUSING
- Volume 1: Characteristics of housing units
- General Housing Characteristics (HC80-1-A)
- HA201 1980 H6 v.1A GREF Census Section
- Statistics on units at address, tenure, condominium status, number of rooms, persons per room, plumbing facilities, value, contract, rent, and vacancy status are shown for some or all of the following areas or their equivalents: states, counties, county subdivisions, places of 1000 or more inhabitants, SCSA's, SMSA's, urbanized areas, American Indian reservations, and Alaska Native villages. Selected tables contain housing characteristics by urban and rural residence.
- Detailed Housing Characteristics (HC80-1-B)
- HA201 1980 H6 v.1B GREF Census Section
- Statistics on units in structure, year moved into unit, year structure built, heating equipment, fuels, air-conditioners, source of water, sewage disposal, gross rent, and selected monthly ownership costs are shown for some or all of the following areas or their equivalents: states, counties, places of 2500 or more inhabitants, SCSA's SMSA's, urbanized areas, American Indian reservations, and Alaska Native villages. Selected tables show housing characteristics for rural and rural farm residence at the state and county level. Some subjects included in the HC80-1-A reports are also covered in this report in more detail.
1980 CENSUS OF POPULATION AND HOUSING
- Block Statistics (PHC80-1)
- Microfiche 9997 Periodical Room
- These reports and their accompanying maps, which are issued on microfiche rather than in print form, present population and housing unit totals and statistics on selected characteristics which are based on complete-count tabulations. Data are shown for blocks in urbanized areas and selected adjacent areas which contracted with the Bureau of the Census to provide block statistics. The set of reports consists of 374 sets of microfiche and includes a report for each SMSA, showing blocked areas within the SMSA; and a report for each state and for Puerto Rico, showing blocked areas outside SMSA's.
In addition to microfiche, printed reports and maps are available as indicated below:
- HA215 A142 GREF Census Section
- v.1 - U.S. Summary (Finders' Guide to Block Statistics Rpts)
- v.321 - San Francisco/Oakland SMSA Block Statistics Rpt.
- v.321 maps - Block Maps for all areas in CA.
- Census Tracts (PHC80-2)
- HA201 1980h GREF Census Section
- Statistics for most of the population and housing subjects included in the 1980 census are presented for census tracts in SMSA's and in other tracted areas. Both complete-count data and sample data are included. Most statistics are presented by race and Spanish origin for areas with at least a minimum number of persons in the relevant population group. There is one report for each SMSA, as well as one for each of the states and Puerto Rico which have tracted areas outside SMSA's. In addition, maps showing the boundaries and identification numbers of census tracts in the SMSA are available as well as a U.S. Summary, which is an index to the set and also provides a historical listing of the total number of tracts by areas.
- Summary characteristics for governmental units and SMSA's. (PHC80-3)
- HA201 1980i GREF Census Section
- Statistics are presented on total population and on complete-count and sample characteristics such as age, race, education, disability, ability to speak English, labor force, income, and total housing units and housing characteristics such as value, age of structure and rent. These statistics are shown for the following areas of the equivalents: states, SMSA's, counties, county subdivisions (those which are functioning general-purpose local governments), and incorporated places. There is one report for each state, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. This series does not include a U.S. summary.
- Congressional districts of the 98th Congress (PHC-80-4)
- HA201 1980c Main Stacks
- These reports present complete-count and sample data for Congressional Districts of the 98th Congress. The reports reflect redistricting for the 1982 elections. One report issued for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia.
- Congressional districts of the 99th Congress (PHC80-4)
- HA201 1980x Main Stacks
- This report presents statistics from the 1980 Census of Population and Housing on demographic, social, economic, and housing characteristics of the inhabitants of the state, Congressional Districts of the 99th Congress and selected geographic areas within the Congressional District. Congressional districts defined in this report are those in effect for the election to the House of Representatives in November 1984. These reports were issued for the 10 states that redistricted for the 99th Congress: California-6, Hawaii-13, Louisiana-20, Maine-21, Mississippi-25, Montana-28, New Jersey-32, New York-34, Texas-45, Washington-49.
- Congressional districts of the 100th Congress (PHC80-4)
- HA201 1980y Main Stacks
- This report, similar to the reports for the 98th and 99th Congresses, presents data for the state, Congressional districts of the 100th Congress, and selected geographic areas within the Congressional districts. The Congressional Districts as defined in this report are those in effect for the election to the House of Representatives in November 1986. These reports were issued for the states that redistricted for the 100th Congress: Ohio-37.
- Provisional estimates of social, economic, and housing characteristics. (PHC80-S1-1)
- HA201 1980 A57 GREF Census Section
- This report presents estimates based on sample data collected in the 1980 census. Data on social, economic and housing characteristics are shown for the U.S. as a whole, each state, the District of Columbia, and SMSA's of 1 million or more inhabitants. These data are based on a special subsample (1.6% of the total population) of the full census sample.
- Advance estimates of social, economic and housing characteristics.(PHC-80-S2)
- HA201 1980d Main stacks
- These reports present advance sample data from the 1980 census including such social and economic characteristics of the population as education, migration, labor force, and income as well as housing characteristics such as structural information, mortgage, and gross rent. No report for the U.S. as a whole will be issued.
EVALUATION AND REFERENCE REPORTS
- Evaluation and Research Reports (PHC80-E)
- These reports present the results of the extensive evaluation program
conducted as an integral part of the 1980 census. This program relates
to such matters as completeness of enumeration and quality of data on
1. Coverage of housing in the 1980 Census HA201 1980aa Main Stacks 2. Content reinterview survey HA201 1980ad Main Stacks 3. Programs to improve coverage in the 1980 Census HA201 1980ab Main Stacks 4. Coverage of population in the 1980 Census HA201 1980e Main Stacks
- History (PHC80-R2)
- HA201 1980ac GREF Census Section
- This multi-volume work describes in detail all phases of the 1980 census, from the earliest planning (through all stages) to the dissemination of data and evaluation of results. It contains detailed discussions of 1980 census questions and their use in previous decennial censuses.
- Geographic Identification Code Scheme (PHC80-R5)
- G108.7 C46 1980 GREF
- This report identifies the names and related geographic codes for each state, county, minor civil division, SCSA, SMSA, American Indian reservation and Alaska Native village for which the Census Bureau. Return to contents
- Neighborhood Statistics Program (PHC80-SP1)
- Microfiche 12102 Periodical Room
- Data for neighborhoods were prepared by the Bureau of the Census for the
first time from the 1980 Census of Population and Housing. Almost 1300 cities,
counties, townships, and other areas participate in the program. Each report
- pt. 1 - an explanatory text,
- pt. 2 - 11 detailed data tables
- pt.3 - a narrative profile for each neighborhood
- pt.4 and the geographic definition of the neighborhoods.
- 1980 Census, City of Berkeley Neighborhood Statistical Areas.
- HA730 B4N55 1983 GREF
- Contains the data tables only for the City of Berkeley.
|Alameda County||G1528.A3 T381 GREF|
|Contra Costa County||G1528.C63 T471 GREF|
|Los Angeles County||G1528.L6 1983 GREF|
|Marin County||G1528.M2 T41 GREF|
|Orange County||G1528.O7 1982 GREF|
|Sacramento County||G1528.S2 T51 GREF|
|San Diego County||G1528.S24 T521 1983 GREF|
|San Francisco County||G1529.S5 T381 GREF|
|San Mateo County||G1528.S28 T38 1983 GREF|
|Santa Clara County||G1528.S4 T48 GREF|
|Sonoma County||G1528.S75 T51 1982 GREF|
Computer tapes for California are available to UC faculty, staff and students through UC Data Archive and Technical Assistance, Survey Research Center, 2538 Channing Way. 642-6571
For other 1980 census tapes, including tapes for other states and related tape products, inquire at UC Data (the State Data Program Library). NON-UC users should contact UC DATA for information on the availability of data from the computer files.