Data Dictionary: Census 1840
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Survey: Census 1840
Data Source: Digitally transcribed by Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research. Edited, verified by Michael Haines. Compiled, edited and verified by Social Explorer.
Data set: Social Explorer Dataset (SE)
Dataset Description
Social Explorer Dataset
Documentation

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Tables
Social Explorer Dataset  (102 tables)
Table Title
T1 Total Population
A1 Population Density
A2 Area (square miles)
T2 Urban Population
T3 Urban Population (Cities of 25,000 and over)
T4 Sex
T5 Sex (White Population)
T6 Sex (Colored Population)
T7 Sex (Free Colored Population)
T8 Sex (Slave Population)
T9 Sex By Age (White Population)
T9A Sex By Age (White Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T9B Sex By Age (White Population) - Cumulative (More)
T10 Sex By Age (Colored Population)
T10A Sex By Age (Colored Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T10B Sex By Age (Colored Population) - Cumulative (More)
T11 Sex By Age (Free Colored Population)
T11A Sex By Age (Free Colored Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T11B Sex By Age (Free Colored Population) - Cumulative (More)
T12 Sex By Age (Slave Population)
T12A Sex By Age (Slave Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T12B Sex By Age (Slave Population) - Cumulative (More)
T13 Age (White Population)
T13A Age (White Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T13B Age (White Population) - Cumulative (More)
T14 Age (White Male Population)
T14A Age (White Male Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T14B Age (White Male Population) - Cumulative (More)
T15 Age (White Female Population)
T15A Age (White Female Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T15B Age (White Female Population) - Cumulative (More)
T16 Age (Colored Population)
T16A Age (Colored Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T16B Age (Colored Population) - Cumulative (More)
T17 Age (Colored Male Population)
T17A Age (Colored Male Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T17B Age (Colored Male Population) - Cumulative (More)
T18 Age (Colored Female Population)
T18A Age (Colored Female Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T18B Age (Colored Female Population) - Cumulative (More)
T19 Age (Free Colored Population)
T19A Age (Free Colored Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T19B Age (Free Colored Population) - Cumulative (More)
T20 Age (Free Colored Male Population)
T20A Age (Free Colored Male Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T20B Age (Free Colored Male Population) - Cumulative (More)
T21 Age (Free Colored Female Population)
T21A Age (Free Colored Female Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T21B Age (Free Colored Female Population) - Cumulative (More)
T22 Age (Slave Population)
T22A Age (Slave Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T22B Age (Slave Population) - Cumulative (More)
T23 Age (Slave Male Population)
T23A Age (Slave Male Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T23B Age (Slave Male Population) - Cumulative (More)
T24 Age (Slave Female Population)
T24A Age (Slave Female Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T24B Age (Slave Female Population) - Cumulative (More)
T25 Race
T26 Race By Sex
T27 Race By Age
T27A Race By Age - Cumulative (Less)
T27B Race By Age - Cumulative (More)
T28 Race By Sex By Age
T28A Race By Sex By Age - Cumulative (Less)
T28B Race By Sex By Age - Cumulative (More)
T29 Slave Status
T30 Slave Status By Race
T31 Slave Status By Race By Sex
T32 Slave Status By Race By Age
T32A Slave Status By Race By Age - Cumulative (Less)
T32B Slave Status By Race By Age - Cumulative (More)
T33 Slave Status By Race By Sex By Age
T33A Slave Status By Race By Sex By Age - Cumulative (Less)
T33B Slave Status By Race By Sex By Age - Cumulative (More)
T34 Slave Status By Sex (Colored Population)
T35 Slave Status By Age (Colored Population)
T35A Slave Status By Age (Colored Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T35B Slave Status By Age (Colored Population) - Cumulative (More)
T36 Slave Status By Sex By Age (Colored Population)
T36A Slave Status By Sex By Age (Colored Population) - Cumulative (Less)
T36B Slave Status By Sex By Age (Colored Population) - Cumulative (More)
T37 Disabilities
T38 Disabilities (White Population)
T39 Disabilities (Colored Population)
T40 Disabilities By Age (White Deaf and Dumb Population)
T41 Disabilities By Race
T42 Disabilities By Care Provider (Insane and Idiotic Population)
T43 Disabilities By Care Provider By Race (Insane and Idiotic Population)
T44 Disabilities By Care Provider (White Insane and Idiotic Population)
T45 Disabilities By Care Provider (Colored Insane and Idiotic Population)
T46 Industry
T47 Education - Number of Schools
T48 Education - Number of Students
T49 Literacy (White Population Age 20 and Over)
T50 Newspapers and Periodicals
T51 Printing Offices And Binderies
T52 Persons Employed in Printing/Binding
T53 Capital Investment in Printing/Binding and Manufacturing
T54 Sex (White Population Age 80 and Over)
T55 Waterway Identifier