Data Dictionary: Census 1960 (US, County & State)
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Table: T20. Age [17]
Universe: Total Population
Table Details
T20. Age
Universe: Total Population
Variable Label
T020_001
T020_002
T020_003
T020_004
T020_005
T020_006
T020_007
T020_008
T020_009
T020_010
T020_011
T020_012
T020_013
T020_014
T020_015
T020_016
T020_017
Relevant Documentation:
Excerpt from: U.S. Bureau of the Census. U.S. Census of Population: 1960. Subject Reports, Nativity and Parentage. Final Report PC(2)-1A. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 1965.
 
Age
The age classification is based on the age of the person in completed years as of April 1, 1960, as determined from the reply to a question on month and year of birth.

Table D. Median Age of the White Population, By Nativity and Parentage, For Conterminous United States: 1900 To 1960
Census year Total Native Foreign born
Total Native of foreign or mixed parentage
1960 30.1 28.3 43.0 57.7
1950 30.6 28.6 23.8 56.1
1940 29.5 26.9 29.4 51.0
1930 26.9 23.7 24.7 43.9
1920 25.6 22.4 21.6 40.0
1910 24.4 21.4 20.0 37.2
1900 23.4 20.2 18.2 38.5