Data Dictionary: Census 1980
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Survey: Census 1980
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Table: T28. Households With One Or More Nonrelatives Present [1]
Universe: Households With One Or More Nonrelatives Present
Table Details
T28. Households With One Or More Nonrelatives Present
Universe: Households With One Or More Nonrelatives Present
Relevant Documentation:
Excerpt from: Social Explorer, U.S. Census Bureau; Census of Population and Housing, 1980 [United States]: Summary Tape File 1a [Computer file]. ICPSR version. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census [producer], 1982. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2002.
 
Household
The person or persons occupying a housing unit. Counts of households, householders, and occupied-housing units are always identical in complete-count tabulations. In sample tables, the numbers may not always be the same because of differences in weighting sample data.

See also: "Household Relationship;" "Household Type;" "Housing Unit."

Excerpt from: Social Explorer, U.S. Census Bureau; Census of Population and Housing, 1980 [United States]: Summary Tape File 1a [Computer file]. ICPSR version. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census [producer], 1982. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2002.
 
Nonrelative
Any household member, including foster children, not related to the householder by birth, marriage, or adoption. The following categories are presented in certain more detailed tabulations.

Partner or roommate
Nonrelative who lives together and shares expenses with the householder.

Roomer or boarder
Roomer, boarder, lodger, or relative of such; or foster child or ward of the householder.

Paid employee
Nonrelative who is paid to provide household services, such as a maid, housekeeper or gardener.

Other nonrelative
Nonrelative who cannot be described by the above categories, including a person who is related to a partner or roommate or to a paid employee.