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The Resource Annual Housing Survey, 1979 [United States] : National File, United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census, (electronic resource)

Annual Housing Survey, 1979 [United States] : National File, United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census, (electronic resource)

Label
Annual Housing Survey, 1979 [United States] : National File
Title
Annual Housing Survey, 1979 [United States]
Title remainder
National File
Statement of responsibility
United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This data collection provides information on the characteristics of a national sample of housing units. Data include the year the structure was built, type and number of living quarters, presence of a garage, occupancy status, access, number of rooms and bedrooms, presence of commercial establishments on the property, and property value. Additional data focus on kitchen and plumbing facilities, types of heating fuel used, source of water, sewage disposal, heating and air conditioning equipment, and major additions, alterations, or repairs to the property. Information provided on housing expenses includes monthly mortgage or rent payments, cost of services such as utilities, garbage collection, and property insurance, and amount of real estate taxes paid in the previous year. Similar data are provided for housing units previously occupied by respondents who had recently moved. Supplemental sections provide data on energy-related characteristics, such as the presence of storm doors, storm windows, and other types of insulation, and use of supplemental heating equipment. Additionally, indicators of housing and neighborhood quality are supplied. Housing quality variables include privacy of bedrooms, condition of kitchen facilities, basement or roof leakage, cracks or holes in walls, ceilings, and floors, breakdowns of plumbing facilities and equipment, use of exterminator service, and respondent's overall opinion of structure. For quality of neighborhood, variables include existence of boarded-up buildings, noise, lack of street lighting, heavy traffic, objectionable odors, crime, and respondent's overall opinion of neighborhood. In addition to housing characteristics, demographic data are provided on the household members, such as sex, age, race, marital status, relationship to the household head, and income. Additional data are supplied on the head of the household, inc... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08154
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
MiAaI
Characteristic
combination
Geographic coverage
United States.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
  • ICPSR
  • American Housing Survey Series
Series volume
  • 8154
  • 8154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Housing
  • United States
  • Commuting (travel)
  • Energy assistance
  • Energy conservation
  • Energy consumption
  • Home ownership
  • Housing
  • Housing conditions
  • Housing costs
  • Housing occupancy
  • Housing units
  • Income
  • Metropolitan Statistical Areas
  • Municipal services
  • Neighborhood conditions
  • Property insurance
  • Property taxes
  • Property values
  • Rental housing
  • Relocation
  • Utility rates
Target audience
specialized
Label
Annual Housing Survey, 1979 [United States] : National File, United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Main Data File; Part 2: Codebook, Volume 1; Part 3: Codebook, Volume 2
Control code
MIU01000000000000005045805
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
ICPSR version.
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR08154
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR08154
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (PDF)
Label
Annual Housing Survey, 1979 [United States] : National File, United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Main Data File; Part 2: Codebook, Volume 1; Part 3: Codebook, Volume 2
Control code
MIU01000000000000005045805
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
ICPSR version.
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR08154
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR08154
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (PDF)

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