Data Dictionary: Census 1940 Census Tract Only
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Table: T28. Presence of Plumbing By Condition of Housing Unit [12]
Universe: Housing units reporting plumbing
Table Details
T28. Presence of Plumbing By Condition of Housing Unit
Universe: Housing units reporting plumbing
Relevant Documentation:
State of repair and plumbing equipment
Instructions specified that dwelling units were to be classified as needing major repairs when repairs were needed on such parts of the structure as floors, roof, plaster, Walls, or foundations, the continued neglect of which would impair the soundness of the structure and create a hazard to its safety as a place of residence.