Data Dictionary: Census 1900
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Survey: Census 1900
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.
Table: T27. Literacy (Male Population Age 21 And Over) [3]
Universe: Male 21 Years of Age And Over
Table Details
T27. Literacy (Male Population Age 21 And Over)
Universe: Male 21 Years of Age And Over
Notes:
  • "Illiterate Male 21 years age and over" and "literate Male 21 years age and over" are consist of illiterate and literate male native white, native black, native other colored, foreign born with first paper, foreign born naturalized, foreign born alien, and foreign born with unknown citizenship status, respectively.
  • Observations for the "United States" and "Military Bases" have differences between aggregated table total and published total 21 and over male population. "Military Bases" under counted published total population by approximately 7% of total 21 and over male population. “United States” under counted published total population by less than 1% of total 21 and over male population.
  • Universe: "Male 21 Years of Age And Over" created by Social explorer. Universe reflects aggregated table total.