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Scientific Data Documentation
Population Data From The 1960 Census

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RECORD LAYOUT

Record Layout for 1960 County Populations by Age, Sex, and Race

 Character         Item Description
 ---------         -----------------

 1-2               1960 Census State Code (01-51)
 3-5               1960 Census County Code (001-nnn)
 6                 Blank
 7-8               Age Group Indidcator
                       1 = Under 1 year
                       2 =  1 years
                       3 =  2 years
                       4 =  3 years
                       5 =  4 years
                       6 =  5 years
                       7 =  6 years
                       8 =  7 years
                       9 =  8 years
                      10 =  9 years
                      11 = 10 years
                      12 = 11 years
                      13 = 12 years
                      14 = 13 years
                      15 = 14 years
                      16 = 15 years
                      17 = 16 years
                      18 = 17 years
                      19 = 18 years
                      20 = 19 years
                      21 = 20 to 24 years
                      22 = 25 to 29 years
                      23 = 30 to 34 years
                      24 = 35 to 39 years
                      25 = 40 to 44 years
                      26 = 45 to 49 years
                      27 = 50 to 54 years
                      28 = 55 to 59 years
                      29 = 60 to 64 years
                      30 = 65 to 69 years
                      31 = 70 to 74 years
                      32 = 75 to 79 years
                      33 = 80 to 84 years
                      34 = 85 years and over
 9-15              White Males
 16-22             White Females
 23-29             Nonwhite Males
 30-36             Nonwhite Females



This page last reviewed: Thursday, January 28, 2016
This information is provided as technical reference material. Please contact us at cwus@cdc.gov to request a simple text version of this document.
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