Data Dictionary: Census 1960 Tracts Only Set
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Data Source: Social Explorer & U.S. Census Bureau - DUALabs
Table: T29. Age By Sex (Puerto Rican/Spanish Surname) [35]
Universe: Puerto Rican/Spanish Surname Population
Table Details
T29. Age By Sex (Puerto Rican/Spanish Surname)
Universe: Puerto Rican/Spanish Surname Population
Variable Label
T029_001
T029_002
T029_003
T029_004
T029_005
T029_006
T029_007
T029_008
T029_009
T029_010
T029_011
T029_012
T029_013
T029_014
T029_015
T029_016
T029_017
T029_018
T029_019
T029_020
T029_021
T029_022
T029_023
T029_024
T029_025
T029_026
T029_027
T029_028
T029_029
T029_030
T029_031
T029_032
T029_033
T029_034
T029_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.