Data Dictionary: Census 1960 (US, County & State)
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Table: T41. Age - Detailed Breakdown Under 21 [23]
Universe: Total Population
Table Details
T41. Age - Detailed Breakdown Under 21
Universe: Total Population
Variable Label
T041_001
T041_002
T041_003
T041_004
T041_005
T041_006
T041_007
T041_008
T041_009
T041_010
T041_011
T041_012
T041_013
T041_014
T041_015
T041_016
T041_017
T041_018
T041_019
T041_020
T041_021
T041_022
T041_023
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