Data Dictionary: ACS 2007 (1-Year Estimates)
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Table: C07001PR. Geographical Mobility In The Past Year By Age For Current Residence In Puerto Rico [60]
Universe: Population 1 year and over in Puerto Rico
Table Details
C07001PR. Geographical Mobility In The Past Year By Age For Current Residence In Puerto Rico
Universe: Population 1 year and over in Puerto Rico
Variable Label
C07001PR001
C07001PR002
C07001PR003
C07001PR004
C07001PR005
C07001PR006
C07001PR007
C07001PR008
C07001PR009
C07001PR010
C07001PR011
C07001PR012
C07001PR013
C07001PR014
C07001PR015
C07001PR016
C07001PR017
C07001PR018
C07001PR019
C07001PR020
C07001PR021
C07001PR022
C07001PR023
C07001PR024
C07001PR025
C07001PR026
C07001PR027
C07001PR028
C07001PR029
C07001PR030
C07001PR031
C07001PR032
C07001PR033
C07001PR034
C07001PR035
C07001PR036
C07001PR037
C07001PR038
C07001PR039
C07001PR040
C07001PR041
C07001PR042
C07001PR043
C07001PR044
C07001PR045
C07001PR046
C07001PR047
C07001PR048
C07001PR049
C07001PR050
C07001PR051
C07001PR052
C07001PR053
C07001PR054
C07001PR055
C07001PR056
C07001PR057
C07001PR058
C07001PR059
C07001PR060
Relevant Documentation:
Excerpt from: Social Explorer; U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey 2007 Summary File: Technical Documentation.
 
Residence-1-Year-Ago-based Geography
The characteristics of movers may be shown using either current residence-based or previous residence-based geography. If you are interested in the number and characteristics of movers living in a specific area, you should use the standard (residence-based) tables. If you are interested in the number and characteristics of movers who previous residence was in a specific area, you should use the residence-1-year-ago-based tables. Because residence-1-year-ago information for movers cannot always be specified below the place level, the previous residence-based tables are presented only for selected geographic areas.
Excerpt from: Social Explorer; U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey 2007 Summary File: Technical Documentation.
 
Puerto Rico
The U.S. Census Bureau treats the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico as the statistical equivalent of a state for data presentation purposes. Each state and statistically equivalent entity is assigned a two-digit Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) code in alphabetical order by state name, followed in alphabetical order by Puerto Rico and the Island Areas. Each state and statistically equivalent entity also is assigned the two-letter FIPS/U.S. Postal Service code.

Municipio
The primary legal divisions of Puerto Rico are termed "municipios." For data presentation purposes, the U.S. Census Bureau treats a municipio as the equivalent of a county in the United States.

Each municipio is assigned a unique three-digit Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) code in alphabetical order within Puerto Rico.

Barrio, Barrio-Pueblo, and Subbarrio
The U.S. Census Bureau recognizes barrios and barrios-pueblo as the primary legal divisions of municipios. These entities are similar to the minor civil divisions (MCDs) used for reporting decennial census data in 28 states of the United States. Subbarrios in 23 municipios are the primary legal subdivisions of the barrios-pueblo and some barrios. The U.S. Census Bureau presents the same types of Census 2000 data for these "sub-MCDs" as it does for the barrios and barriospueblo. (There is no geographic entity in the United States equivalent to the subbarrio.) Each barrio, barrio-pueblo, and subbarrio is assigned a five-digit Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) code in alphabetical order within Puerto Rico.

Zona Urbana and Comunidad
There are no incorporated places in Puerto Rico; instead, the U.S. Census Bureau provides decennial census data for two types of census designated places (CDPs): (1) zonas urbanas, representing the governmental center of each municipio, and (2) comunidades, representing other settlements. For Census 2000, there are no minimum population size requirements for CDPs. (For the 1990 census, the U.S. Census Bureau had required comunidades to have at least 1,000 people.)

Each zona urbana and comunidad is assigned a five-digit Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) code in alphabetical order within Puerto Rico.
Some types of geographic entities do not apply in Puerto Rico. For instance, Puerto Rico is not in any census region or census division. In addition, the U.S. Census Bureau does not tabulate data for state legislative districts and traffic analysis zones in Puerto Rico. (See also Congressional District (CD).)