Data Dictionary: Census 1960 (US, County & State)
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Table: T48. Age By Sex - Detailed Breakdown Under 21 [47]
Universe: Total Population
Table Details
T48. Age By Sex - Detailed Breakdown Under 21
Universe: Total Population
Variable Label
T048_001
T048_002
T048_003
T048_004
T048_005
T048_006
T048_007
T048_008
T048_009
T048_010
T048_011
T048_012
T048_013
T048_014
T048_015
T048_016
T048_017
T048_018
T048_019
T048_020
T048_021
T048_022
T048_023
T048_024
T048_025
T048_026
T048_027
T048_028
T048_029
T048_030
T048_031
T048_032
T048_033
T048_034
T048_035
T048_036
T048_037
T048_038
T048_039
T048_040
T048_041
T048_042
T048_043
T048_044
T048_045
T048_046
T048_047
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