Data Dictionary: Census 1960 Tracts Only Set
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Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - DUALabs
Table: T33. Age--Puerto Rican/Spanish Surname [35]
Universe: Count of Puerto Rican/Spanish Surname Persons
Table Details
T33. Age--Puerto Rican/Spanish Surname
Universe: Count of Puerto Rican/Spanish Surname Persons
Variable Label
T033_001
T033_002
T033_003
T033_004
T033_005
T033_006
T033_007
T033_008
T033_009
T033_010
T033_011
T033_012
T033_013
T033_014
T033_015
T033_016
T033_017
T033_018
T033_019
T033_020
T033_021
T033_022
T033_023
T033_024
T033_025
T033_026
T033_027
T033_028
T033_029
T033_030
T033_031
T033_032
T033_033
T033_034
T033_035
Relevant Documentation:
Excerpt from: Social Explorer; U.S. Census Bureau; U.S. Censuses of Population and Housing: 1960. Census Tracts. Final Report PHC(1)-11. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1962.
 
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.

Excerpt from: Social Explorer; U.S. Census Bureau; U.S. Censuses of Population and Housing: 1960. Census Tracts. Final Report PHC(1)-11. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1962.
 
Persons of Spanish surname and Puerto Ricans
In order to obtain data on Spanish- and Mexican/Americans for areas of the United States where most of them live, white persons (and white heads of households) of Spanish surname were distinguished separately in five Southwestern States (Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, and Texas). In all other States, Puerto Rican persons (and heads of households) were identified. Puerto Rican comprise persons born in Puerto Rico and persons of native parentage with at least one parent born in Puerto Rico.